Elkin Tribune- RSS Feed http://elkintribune.com/ http://elkintribune.com/ Thu, 2 Apr 2015 02:03:49 EST 1800 Rally time http://elkintribune.com/news/sports/152690216/Rally-time BOONVILLE — Starmount shook off an early 3-0 deficit to defeat East Wilkes, 7-4, in a Mountain Valley Athletic Conference game Tuesday night. Wed, 1 Apr 2015 21:30:21 EST Elks dominate Cards http://elkintribune.com/news/sports/152689377/Elks-dominate-Cards RONDA — Elkin seized control of the Mountain Valley Athletic Conference with a convincing 9-0 win over East Wilkes Tuesday. Wed, 1 Apr 2015 21:25:28 EST Carolina Drillers win tournament http://elkintribune.com/news/sports/152700082/Carolina-Drillers-win-tournament CONCORD — The Carolina Drillers went 4-0 and won the Gold Bracket in the Top Gun Tournament in Concord, N.C Saturday.They also finished second in another Top Gun Tournament in Concord March 7. Wed, 1 Apr 2015 20:55:21 EST Fiddler Convention winners named http://elkintribune.com/news/news/152692247/Fiddler-Convention-winners-named The 2015 Surry Old Time Fiddlers Convention was held March 27-28 at Surry Community College in Dobson, featuring more than 110 individual contestants and 13 bands. The winners of the competition were: Wed, 1 Apr 2015 18:15:21 EST Comfort on the menu at Hearth Restaurant http://elkintribune.com/news/onthevine/152155742/Comfort-on-the-menu-at-Hearth-Restaurant Nestled in a lovely grove of tall trees just beyond the grapevines of Sanders Ridge Vineyard, wine and food enthusiasts will find the comfort of Hearth restaurant in Boonville. The space serves as the winery's tasting room, but also features... Wed, 1 Apr 2015 14:45:22 EST Results, schedule announced http://elkintribune.com/news/sports/152688721/Results-schedule-announced *Dates, times, and locations subject to changeTuesday, March 31BaseballElkin 6, North Wilkes 3Starmount 7, East Wilkes 4 Wed, 1 Apr 2015 14:00:21 EST Stone Mountain News http://elkintribune.com/news/community-news-opinion_columns/152638503/Stone-Mountain-News Mount Pisgah Baptist Church will have an Easter sunrise service at 6:45 a.m. Sunday school will be at 9 a.m. and worship service at 10 a.m. Pastor Terry Foster and the congregation invite you to attend. Wed, 1 Apr 2015 13:10:22 EST Community Calendar http://elkintribune.com/news/news/152634417/Community-Calendar April 1• 7 a.m. to 2 p.m., Masquerade Jewelry and Accessories Sale with everything $5 at Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital Medical Staff Conference Room. Sponsored by Volunteer & Auxiliary... Wed, 1 Apr 2015 10:55:22 EST Salute! offers a celebration of wine http://elkintribune.com/news/onthevine/152089286/Salute-offers-a-celebration-of-wine Visitors to North Carolina's “City of the Arts” can uncork a fabulous bottle of wine, sample delicious food and listen to great music while enjoying the atmosphere of downtown Winston-Salem. Known as the premier downtown festival,... Wed, 1 Apr 2015 04:30:21 EST Master gardener offers planting tips http://elkintribune.com/news/home_top-news/152665301/Master-gardener-offers-planting-tips “My dad always gardened. I hated it,” said Master Gardener Joe Sloop. “When I got married, what's the first thing I did? I started a garden.” Wed, 1 Apr 2015 03:30:21 EST Budbreak offers wine, beer and entertainment http://elkintribune.com/news/onthevine/152006183/Budbreak-offers-wine-beer-and-entertainment Festival season is here and what better way to ring in summer than with a celebration of wine and music. Budbreak Wine and Craft Beer Festival offers a sampling of some of the best wines and craft beers from North Carolina, along with locally grown... Wed, 1 Apr 2015 03:20:21 EST Church calendar http://elkintribune.com/news/news/152634433/Church-calendar Now-April 19• 9 a.m. to noon and 1 to 4 p.m. weekdays, Millers Creek Baptist Church will present worship art exhibit “Encounters with God: Biblical Scenes of Worship and... Wed, 1 Apr 2015 02:45:21 EST MenaRick features Spanish and Portuguese style wines http://elkintribune.com/news/onthevine/151672347/MenaRick-features-Spanish-and-Portuguese-style-wines Nestled in the rolling hills of Wilkes County is a winery featuring not only spectacular views, but also unique hand-crafted Spanish and Portuguese style wines. Wed, 1 Apr 2015 02:10:21 EST Elkin wine fest a spring-time tradition for many http://elkintribune.com/news/onthevine/152093545/Elkin-wine-fest-a-spring-time-tradition-for-many The Yadkin Valley Wine Festival has become a spring-time tradition that draws both tourists and locals to Elkin to enjoy the very best the region has to offer. This year will mark the 14th annual festival which will feature 28 area vineyards and... Wed, 1 Apr 2015 01:45:22 EST Wilkes announces Hall of Fame inductees http://elkintribune.com/news/home_top-news/152663201/Wilkes-announces-Hall-of-Fame-inductees What began as a project to inspire youth has become a way for the community to recognize the achievements of Wilkes County residents. For the second year, Wilkes County Schools announced its 2015 Hall of Fame inductees of citizens with outstanding... Wed, 1 Apr 2015 01:25:21 EST Calendar of Events http://elkintribune.com/news/onthevine/152176703/Calendar-of-Events April 11• Shelton Vineyards, 286 Cabernet Lane, Dobson, will host its spring fling from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. with free admission and free tours and tastings. For more... Wed, 1 Apr 2015 01:20:24 EST Murder case from 1980 getting fresh look http://elkintribune.com/news/home_top-news/152657893/Murder-case-from-1980-getting-fresh-look Ever since Ronda Mechelle Blaylock's body was found in a wooded area of Surry County nearly 35 years ago, the identity of the person who murdered the 14-year-old — and why — has been shrouded in mystery. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 17:45:21 EST Mounce earns honors http://elkintribune.com/news/sports/152666489/Mounce-earns-honors GREENEVILLE, Tenn. — Chase Mounce, of Elkin, has been named to the All-South Athletic second team as a sophomore at Tusculum College. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 16:05:22 EST Trail sign erected http://elkintribune.com/news/home_top-news/152666318/Trail-sign-erected Erik Dahlager and Bob Hillyer install the directional signs on a new trail sign at the intersection of East Main and East Market streets. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 15:45:21 EST Rams on a roll http://elkintribune.com/news/sports/152658996/Rams-on-a-roll BOONVILLE — Starmount took a 6-3 win over Ashe County in tennis Monday in a Mountain Valley Athletic Conference match. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 15:35:21 EST