Veterans honored amid fun during Memorial weekend in Elkin

Veterans honored amid fun during Memorial weekend in Elkin

Kevin and Sharon Horton reminisce during the first Cruise Downtown Elkin of the season. They got engaged in the parking lot where Upper Yadkin Valley ...

May 28th, 2017 |  


VIDEO: Hope Swaim benefited by Sports Ministries Color Run

VIDEO: Hope Swaim benefited by Sports Ministries Color Run

Elkin Municipal Park was a cloud of color on Saturday as Sports Ministries raised nearly $3,000 through a color run to benefit Elkin resident Hope Swa...

May 28th, 2017 |  


VIDEO: Summer skincare discussed by Andrew Lee of Yadkin Valley Dermatology during HCMH Leadership Luncheon

VIDEO: Summer skincare discussed by Andrew Lee of Yadkin Valley Dermatology during HCMH Leadership Luncheon

It’s not often that North Carolina takes precedence over Hawaii as the better place to live, but such was the case for Dr. Andrew Lee of Yadkin ...

May 28th, 2017 |  


North Carolina War Dogs honored in yearly ceremony

North Carolina War Dogs honored in yearly ceremony

HAMPTONVILLE — Each year veterans gather together to honor 29 North Carolina dogs who served in Vietnam with the United States Marine Corps.A me...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Third Explore Elkin roundtable discusses problems and challenges

Third Explore Elkin roundtable discusses problems and challenges

At the third roundtable discussion hosted by Explore Elkin at the Fairfield Inn with refreshments from Chick-fil-A of Mount Airy, facilitator Crystal ...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Ronda-Clingman Elementary holds fundraiser at the Alpha Omega Corn Maze

Ronda-Clingman Elementary holds fundraiser at the Alpha Omega Corn Maze

RONDA — On Saturday, the Alpha Omega Corn Maze hosted a fundraiser for Ronda-Clingman Elementary School.Pantherfest, the annual fundraiser for t...

May 25th, 2017 |  


UPDATED: Students, teachers survive reported tornado

UPDATED: Students, teachers survive reported tornado

National Weather Service employees are in route to the Courtney area of Yadkin County this morning to study the path and damage caused by a reported t...

May 24th, 2017 updated: May 25th, 2017. |  


Pastor to speak at NAACP banquet

Pastor to speak at NAACP banquet

MOUNT AIRY — A pastor from Winston-Salem will speak at an NAACP event next month.Faye Carter, president of the Surry County chapter of the NAACP...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Insurance for student athletes undecided; staff, students recognized during Elkin City Schools board meeting

Insurance for student athletes undecided; staff, students recognized during Elkin City Schools board meeting

Approval of an insurance plan to cover student athletes for the 2017-18 school year was tabled Monday night by the Elkin school board to give official...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Runway project over budget

Runway project over budget

DOBSON — A runway expansion at the local airport will continue, but not without an extra $1 million.Last Wednesday, the Mount Airy-Surry County ...

May 23rd, 2017 |