Editor’s Note: This is part two in a two-part series on the Bond Schoolhouse incident.YADKINVILLE — As the snow poured down Wednesday in Yadkin County and surrounding areas, some may have been struck by the “coincidence” or “providence” of similar weather conditions taking place 151 years ago to the day, as events of the 1863 Bond School House affair unfolded.On Sunday, matters of the heart drew a full audience and participants, once again, to a gathering located caddy-corner to the site of the shooting.
Neil Eskridge of Swan Creek Road, Jonesville, and Tammy Eskridge announce the engagement of their daughter, Heather Breanna Eskridge, to Taylor Martin Davenport, son of John and Wanda Davenport of Elkin.Breanna is a graduate of Starmount High School. She received an associate’s degree in accounting from Surry Community College. She works for Lowe’s in Wilkesboro.Taylor received an associate’s degree in auto mechanics from Wilkes Community College. He wo...
Desiree A. Davis, 26, a legal assistant at Ewing Law Firm in Clemmons, is to be married to James Corey Norman, 25, a physical therapy technician at Yadkin Physical Therapy in Yadkinville.Desiree is the daughter of James Davis of East Bend and Gizela Davis of Yadkinville. She is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Charlotte with a Bachelor of Arts in psychology, criminal justice and German.Corey is the son of James and Veda Norman of East Bend. He is a gradu...
Shane and Holly Edwards Burcham of Roaring River announce the birth of a son, Kove Lewis Burcham, on Dec. 9, 2013, at Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital, weighing 7 pounds, 9 ounces, and 20 inches in length. Kove has two siblings, Owen Shane Burcham and Caid Silas Burcham.The grandparents are Allen and Martha Edwards of Ronda and Daryl and Pat Burcham of Jonesville. Great-grandparents are Roger and Claire Edwards of Roaring River, Jasper Hanks of Elkin, Mary Brewer of Elkin and Albert ...
Bill and Faith Strait celebrated their 62nd wedding anniversary recently. They were married Feb. 23, 1952.For their 1952 honeymoon, they traveled to Little Rock, Ark. For their anniversary, they revisited the old homeplace where their grandparents lived 62 years ago and reminisced their honeymoon memories.
Jon and Dr. Joni Allgood of Clemmons announce the birth of their son, Alexander Bryce, on Aug. 28, 2013.The grandparents are Terry and Pam Vestal of Boonville and Isaac Jr. and Sue Allgood of Jonesville.The great-grandparents are Jim and Aline Wilhelm of State Road, Shelby Vestal of East Bend, the late William Vestal, Joan Vestal of Boonville, the late Isaac Sr. and Roxie Allgood, Delmar Buelin of Jonesville and the late Denny Buelin.
Rickey and Brenda Carter of Jonesville announce the engagement of their son, Corey Lee Carter, to Jordan Cheyenne Taylor, daughter of Scott and Sandy Taylor of Mount Airy.The groom-to-be is an officer at Jonesville Police Department.The bride-elect is completing her senior year at Salem College, where she will graduate with a bachelor’s degree in elementary education.A wedding is planned for July 26 in Hamptonville at Winding Creek Farm and Wedding Barn....
Bill and Faith Strait celebrated their 62nd wedding...
Neil Eskridge of Swan Creek Road, Jonesville, and Tammy...
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