Ride to benefit area libraries

The Northwestern Regional Library will host the sixth annual Ride for Readers on June 11. All proceeds from the Freeborne’s Ride for Readers wil...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Governor Cooper announces $31 million grant to fight opioid epidemic in NC

RALEIGH — North Carolina is a recipient of more than $31 million to address the opioid crisis through the 21st Century Cures Act, State Targeted...

May 21st, 2017 |  


Rockford Memorial Day service set

DOBSON — The community is invited to attend the historic village of Rockford’s 31st annual Memorial Day observance on Saturday.The program...

May 20th, 2017 |  


Rotary clubs host Habitat golf tourney Thursday

For over 20 years, the Rotary Clubs of Yadkinville and the Yadkin Valley (Elkin-Jonesville) have supported Habitat homebuilding in the community throu...

May 19th, 2017 |  


Mountain Valley Hospice receives accreditation

MOUNT AIRY — Mountain Valley Hospice announced that its palliative care services have achieved accreditation by the Accreditation Commission for...

May 18th, 2017 |  


Surry Community offering free workshops to assist unemployed and underemployed

DOBSON — Surry Community College will be offering the following free workshops for unemployed and underemployed workers in June. No advanced reg...

May 17th, 2017 |  


Technical classes at Surry Community this summer

DOBSON — Summertime for college students is often associated with a much needed break from classes, but Surry Community College is offering many...

May 16th, 2017 |  


Preschoolers hit the books

Preschoolers hit the books

Elkin Presbyterian Church Preschool leaders challenged their students to read 250 books during the month of March as part of the Read Across America c...

May 16th, 2017 |  


2017 Yadkin Valley Senior Games opened Monday

2017 Yadkin Valley Senior Games opened Monday

DOBSON — Opening day for the 2017 Senior Games events turned out nearly 100 senior citizens.Monday morning senior citizens 55 and older gathered...

May 9th, 2017 |  


SCC business students contribute to local charity

SCC business students contribute to local charity

DOBSON — Surry Community College students enrolled in Dr. Dawn Worley’s BUS 110: Introduction to Business class recently participated in a...

May 8th, 2017 |