Wilkes man charged with murder of brother

Wilkes man charged with murder of brother

WILKESBORO — A Wilkesboro man was charged Saturday with the early morning murder of his brother, following a domestic dispute, reported official...

February 18th, 2017 |  


‘Operation Shadow’ nets multiple drug arrests

‘Operation Shadow’ nets multiple drug arrests

Yadkin County Sheriff’s Office executed what they referred to as “Operation Shadow” on Groundhog Day, Feb. 2, a drug bust that resul...

February 6th, 2017 |  


Local volunteer faces sexual offense charges

Local volunteer faces sexual offense charges

BOONVILLE — On Thursday, SBI agents arrested Matthew Reid Norman, 22, of Boonville. The arrest followed an investigation by the State Bureau of ...

January 28th, 2017 |  


Taylor charged in drug case

Taylor charged in drug case

After a four-month-long investigation, an Elkin man has been charged in a drug trafficking case.Officers with the Elkin Police Department, Yadkin Coun...

January 24th, 2017 |  


Elkin man charged in domestic incident

Elkin man charged in domestic incident

An Elkin man is facing charges after a domestic disturbance was reported just inside the Wilkes County border.According to a release from Lt. Mendy Pe...

January 14th, 2017 |  


Elkin man charged with vehicle theft

Elkin man charged with vehicle theft

YADKINVILLE — An Elkin man has been charged in Yadkin County in relation to a stolen vehicle which was involved in a wreck.On Wednesday, Yadkin ...

December 22nd, 2016 |  


State Road man charged with attempted burglary

State Road man charged with attempted burglary

Yadkin County Sheriff’s Office arrested Christopher Austin Meyer, 25, of State Road, on Dec. 3 and charged him with one felony count of attempte...

December 7th, 2016 |  


Man allegedly stabs friend

Man allegedly stabs friend

Yadkin County Sheriff’s Office arrested Nathan Michael Pinnix, 41, of Hamptonville, on Nov. 10. and charged him with one felony count of assault...

November 10th, 2016 |  


Sex offender charged in Elkin

Sex offender charged in Elkin

A registered sex offender in Elkin was charged this week with violating his residency restrictions after he allegedly was living too close to a school...

August 18th, 2016 |  


Boonville man arrested after short chase

Boonville man arrested after short chase

JONESVILLE — On July 9, the Yadkin County Sheriff’s Office, the Yadkinville Police Department and Jonesville Police Department executed a ...

July 14th, 2016 |