Preschool Story Hour at Elkin Public Library will have a special time to celebrate librarian Wendy Giudici

Preschool Story Hour at Elkin Public Library will have a special time to celebrate librarian Wendy Giudici

The Elkin Public Library will host a special time in lieu of the regular Preschool Story Hour on Friday at 10:30 a.m. to celebrate librarian Wendy Giu...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Short film about the 1898 Wilmington Race Riot inspires and enlightens Director Nelson Oliver and Yadkin Valley residents

Short film about the 1898 Wilmington Race Riot inspires and enlightens Director Nelson Oliver and Yadkin Valley residents

JONESVILLE — Saturday night Yadkin Valley residents felt the impact of the 1898 Wilmington Race Riot first-hand at the Starmount Cinema in Jones...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Prescribed fires burn at Stone Mountain State Park to reduce risk of uncontrolled blazes

Prescribed fires burn at Stone Mountain State Park to reduce risk of uncontrolled blazes

STONE MOUNTAIN — For the health of the land and the safety of everyone, Stone Mountain State Park will be conducting a series of about 1,500 acr...

February 20th, 2017 updated: February 21st, 2017. |  


Staff, patients of Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital wear red to bring awareness to heart health

Staff, patients of Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital wear red to bring awareness to heart health

While the national Wear Red Day focusing on heart health awareness was the first Friday in February, staff and patients of Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospi...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Bob Hillyer to present a lecture on hiking the Camino de Santiago at the Elkin Public Library

Bob Hillyer to present a lecture on hiking the Camino de Santiago at the Elkin Public Library

On Monday at 6:30 p.m., Elkin hiking enthusiast Bob Hillyer will give a presentation on his experience on the Camino de Santiago, where he traveled fr...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Reward being offered in 2016 Elkin homicide case

Reward being offered in 2016 Elkin homicide case

The office of Gov. Roy Cooper announced late Friday that it is offering a reward for information leading to an arrest and conviction in the unsolved m...

February 17th, 2017 |  


March of Dimes holds kick off for Tri-City March for Babies with Chairman Kevin Austin and Ambassador Family, the Swaims

March of Dimes holds kick off for Tri-City March for Babies with Chairman Kevin Austin and Ambassador Family, the Swaims

Valentine’s Day was hopeful as well as heart breaking for those who participated in the kick off for the March of Dimes 2017 Tri-City March for ...

February 17th, 2017 updated: February 18th, 2017. |  


Yadkin Valley Senior Center in Jonesville dedicates prayer shawls for Mountain Valley Hospice

Yadkin Valley Senior Center in Jonesville dedicates prayer shawls for Mountain Valley Hospice

JONESVILLE — The gratitude was overwhelming Wednesday as the knitters at the Yadkin Valley Senior Center dedicated prayer shawls to Mountain Val...

February 17th, 2017 |  


National Geographic Adventurer of the Year Jennifer Pharr Davis to be speaker at Gathering of the Friends of the North Carolina Mountains-to-Sea Trail

National Geographic Adventurer of the Year Jennifer Pharr Davis to be speaker at Gathering of the Friends of the North Carolina Mountains-to-Sea Trail

The Gathering of the Friends of the North Carolina Mountains-to-Sea Trail March 24-26 is expected to bring more than 300 people to Elkin. One of those...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Elkin fund balance decreases

Elkin fund balance decreases

With the beginning of the 2017-18 budget process just a couple of weeks away, the annual audit results were presented to the Elkin Board of Commission...

February 16th, 2017 |