Candidate forum ahead

The November general election is right around the corner, and The Mount Airy News, in partnership with The Tribune, intends to arm its readers with as...

September 25th, 2016 |  


YVUF ‘Dine Out’ exceeds $5,200

The Yadkin Valley United Fund “Dine Out” campaign at 17 local restaurants held Aug. 18-29 will exceed $5,200, David Steelman, executive di...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Ridenour Ranch celebrates National Alpaca Farm Day

Ridenour Ranch celebrates National Alpaca Farm Day

THURMOND — The Ridenour Ranch located at 258 Seven Oaks Way in Thurmond is celebrating National Alpaca Farm Day on Saturday and Sunday. The cele...

September 23rd, 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 ...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Wilkes leaders discuss trail at Carter Falls

Wilkes leaders discuss trail at Carter Falls

WILKESBORO — Division Deputy Director Carol Tingley with the N.C. Division of Parks and Recreation and the N.C. Department of Environment and Na...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Towing & Recovery Museum remembers Frank Baity

Towing & Recovery Museum remembers Frank Baity

Twelve years ago, Frank Dean Baity of Elkin was killed on I-77 when he was working a towing incident for Southeastern Cars & Parts. Two weeks ago,...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Color-filled sound waves coming: UNCSA Symphony Orchestra to perform free Sunday in Elkin

Color-filled sound waves coming: UNCSA Symphony Orchestra to perform free Sunday in Elkin

Colors and emotion will fill the air as sound waves move among those in the Dixon Auditorium Sunday afternoon when the student musicians with the Univ...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Lloyd takes reins as JROTC commander

Lloyd takes reins as JROTC commander

During a ceremony Wednesday afternoon, the Elkin High School JROTC promoted its new commander for the year, Cadet Lt. Col. Laken Lloyd, the unit’...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Church calendar

Sept. 23-25• 7:30 p.m., The Glory Hallelujah Triumphant Pentecostal Church (Apostolic Faith), 487 Hodges Mill Road, Dobson, will hold a revival ...

September 23rd, 2016 updated: September 23rd, 2016. |  


Railroad crossing repaired in Elkin

Railroad crossing repaired in Elkin

Engineers use a crane to fix the railroad crossing on South Bridge Street Wednesday morning, which came down following damage from the microburst in J...

September 23rd, 2016 |