VIDEO: Explore Elkin everywhere including Yadkin Valley Chamber Business Before Hours

VIDEO: Explore Elkin everywhere including Yadkin Valley Chamber Business Before Hours

The Explore Elkin initiative was the feature of this month’s Business Before Hours sponsored by the Yadkin Valley Chamber on Tuesday morning, ho...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Elkin Police Department participates in first Coffee with a Cop at Surry Community College with other Surry County Officers

Elkin Police Department participates in first Coffee with a Cop at Surry Community College with other Surry County Officers

DOBSON — Elkin Police Department Officer Newell Hauser joined other officers from throughout Surry County for the first local Coffee with a Cop ...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Elkin High School students, staff pack more than 10,000 meals for Rise Against Hunger

Elkin High School students, staff pack more than 10,000 meals for Rise Against Hunger

Donning hairnets and with the music turned up loud to keep the everyone motivated, students and staff at Elkin High School donated two hours of their ...

April 27th, 2017 |  


VIDEO: Ronda Fire Department with other Wilkes County officials to honor Yandell and Alexander Fonesca by checking smoke detectors Saturday

VIDEO: Ronda Fire Department with other Wilkes County officials to honor Yandell and Alexander Fonesca by checking smoke detectors Saturday

RONDA — Firefighters and police officers put more than their lives on the line when they serve a community, they also risk their hearts, which i...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Osborne to fill chief deputy role

Osborne to fill chief deputy role

DOBSON — Surry County’s next sheriff knows who will fill his shoes as the next chief deputy in the department.“He’s been my ri...

April 27th, 2017 |  


VIDEO: Earth Day Festival hosted by the Elkin Presbyterian Church educational, fun

VIDEO: Earth Day Festival hosted by the Elkin Presbyterian Church educational, fun

The rain held out just long enough Saturday to make a perfect day for the first Earth Day Festival hosted by the Elkin Presbyterian Church.Full of edu...

April 26th, 2017 |  


VIDEO: Jonesville Historical Society hosts Earth Day celebration at the Yadkin Valley Senior Center with help from the North Carolina Forest Service, Walmart

VIDEO: Jonesville Historical Society hosts Earth Day celebration at the Yadkin Valley Senior Center with help from the North Carolina Forest Service, Walmart

JONESVILLE—In spite of threatening rain a crowd gathered at the Yadkin Valley Senior Center for an Earth Day celebration hosted by the Jonesvill...

April 26th, 2017 |  


Elkin commissioners approve recommendations to change traffic flow on Bridge Street through downtown

Elkin commissioners approve recommendations to change traffic flow on Bridge Street through downtown

After spending a month considering recommendations from the state transportation department, Elkin commissioners unanimously agreed to move forward wi...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Two intend to run for clerk post

Two intend to run for clerk post

DOBSON — The 2018 general election is a year and a half away, but two Democrats already have their eyes set on the clerk of courts position.John...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Elkin City Schools CTE Director Barbara Long retiring after 52 years of ‘caring’

Elkin City Schools CTE Director Barbara Long retiring after 52 years of ‘caring’

Under the state retirement system, which includes teachers, a person is eligible to retire with 30 years of service, even if they are younger than 60,...

April 25th, 2017 |