Alleghany Fiddlers Convention announces winners

Alleghany Fiddlers Convention announces winners

SPARTA — The Alleghany County Fiddlers Convention had 197 individuals and 27 bands competing in Sparta on July 15-16, including junior and senio...

July 23rd, 2016 |  


Trump galvanizes party faithful at convention

It was the culmination of four days of fantastic spectacle and charged rhetoric. In front of a frenzied crowd of delegates and alternates from every U...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Elkin native to sign books Saturday

Elkin native to sign books Saturday

Sometimes inspiration can come from anywhere, even from the smallest of communities. Author Jayme Moore Llewellyn, a resident of Dobson, will be havin...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Community Calendar

Submission guidelines for calendar events: One-time events may be submitted for placement in the calendar at least two weeks prior to the date of the ...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


New game craze has folks on the ‘Go’

New game craze has folks on the ‘Go’

The newest smartphone-based game app, Pokémon Go, is sweeping the nation and locals are getting in on the action. Since the advent of smart phone...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Church calendar

July 29• 6:30 p.m. until, Grassy Creek United Methodist Church will have a Vacation Bible School under the stars, with hot dogs and hamburgers w...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Community Calendar

Submission guidelines for calendar events: One-time events may be submitted for placement in the calendar at least two weeks prior to the date of the ...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Church calendar

Aug. 6• 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Fall Creek Baptist Church, Fall Creek Church Road, Jonesville, will host a children’s ministry conference sponso...

July 20th, 2016 |  


‘Mary Poppins’ opens Saturday

‘Mary Poppins’ opens Saturday

Foothills Theatre’s summer production of “Mary Poppins” opens Saturday, with additional shows slated for next weekend. The play will...

July 20th, 2016 updated: July 20th, 2016. |  


RNC: Star power at convention

RNC: Star power at convention

The entertainment lineup at the GOP convention includes some star power.Former Cleveland Browns quarterback Bernie Kosar spoke on Monday morning at th...

July 18th, 2016 |