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Elkin, North Carolina is located in Surry County. Zip codes in Elkin, NC include 28621. The median home price in Elkin is $142,500. More Elkin information.

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Cruise! Downtown Elkin with car show set for the weekend4:47 am

Cruise! Downtown Elkin will be held on Saturday with the Backwater Band scheduled to play from 4 to 9 p.m. Festival shirts, coasters, foams with printed Downtown Elkin, and sunglasses will be for sale, said Vicki Roberts, secretary for Downtown Elkin, Inc. With this weekend being the Take a Break From the Interstate roadside market, Roberts said ... (more)

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

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Incident reports

On July 13, Marjorie Wagoner Draven, 42, of Toyland Trail in Pilot Mountain, reported that someone stole her window mounted air conditioning unit.

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'Little Shop' opens Friday night2:22 pm | 0

Botanical boy-wonder Seymour, played by Benjamin Caswell, learns the secret to getting his most unusual plant to finally grow.

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A passion for selling produce remains

Frizby Jim Childress, also a Finney, from his mother's side, he said, sells watermelons, seedless and non-seedless varieties, and produce, in a parking lot off of Bridge Street in downtown Elkin.

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Elkin police briefs2:49 pm | 0

Octavio Bautista Carbajal, 48, of Elkin, was arrested and charged for being an absconder, identity theft, and possession of fraudulent identification card.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

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Camp Med exposes students to medical field

Surry Community College's "Camp Med" wraped up its week Friday, offering students an opportunity to talk with health care professionals and tour Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center.

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Heatstroke can occur in temps as low as 57

In 92-degree heat , Surry County Emergency Services Assistant Director Myron Waddell's car takes just 20 minutes to ... S'mores begin cooking, with the marshmallows melting, when the internal temperature of the car is just 108 degrees and continuing to rise.... A pan of cookies bake on the dash of the Elkin Fire Department's SUV as a way of ... (more)

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Road Market Sale generating excitement

At Issy's Consignment Shop in Jonesville, Michelle Casstevens said a large collection of designer purses including Coach and Vera Bradley name brands ... Donald Miles Sr. spoke at the Jonesville Town Council about the excitement he and organizer, Donna Hamm, have encountered among participating towns in... Michelle Casstevens said she will be ... (more)

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

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With sale, UnderdownBall eyes its future

UnderdownBall on North Bridge Street in Elkin announced its management trio, from left, Robert Ball, Eris Ball, and Bob Ball.

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Chamber ushers in new chair, awards others

Steve Owings, left, of State Farm Insurance, accepts his position as chairman for the Yadkin Valley Chamber of Commerce.

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Film documents glacier recession, imminent e...

Bandits Roost musician Julian Charles performed a song he wrote about climate change, the environment and personal responsibility entitled "Sun ... Elkin Presbyterian Church minister Stuart Taylor speaks about how watershed discipleship brings together Christians and the community to care about th... Around 20 people from the community came ... (more)

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

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Chalkboard art inspires freedom of expression

Someone wrote "Follow what is said on this board not just because it sounds good" when the chalkboard art project was in the parking lot a... Suzanne Puckett and her grandson, Carson, contemplate the messages on the chalkboard art project in the garden of the Foothills Arts Council.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

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Camp Med exposes students to medical field

Surry Community College's "Camp Med" wraped up its week Friday, offering students an opportunity to talk with health care professionals and tour Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

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Vestal legacy continues with new auction hall

Father-and-son duo Phillip, left, and Scotty Vestal are preparing to open Vestal Auctions in downtown Elkin in Aug. 2. Evan Vestal was in business in Elkin for six decades.

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Sewer upgrade slated for Jonesville

The Yadkin Valley Sewer Authority announced that the Sewer Collection System Phase II Rehabilitation Project is about to start construction.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

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Hats, mittens meet needs of infants in NICU

Tiny Noggins show off their designs of love while at Chatham Woods Senior Living Apartments in Elkin.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

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Amid controversy, Wilkes DSS director to retire

The embattled director of the Wilkes County Department of Social Services announced his retirement last week, less than three months after the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services issued a scathing report citing major deficiencies within the department.

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Camp Med exposes students to medical field

Surry Community College's "Camp Med" wraped up its week Friday, offering students an opportunity to talk with health care professionals and tour Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

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Climate film emphasizes need to come together

Elkin Presbyterian Church will reveal an in-depth view of climate change on Tuesday from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. with an award-winning documentary "Chasing Ice" by James Balog.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

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Ducks need volunteers; so do turtles

A turtle and a duck are part of a signature race in Elkin helping raise money for the Elkin Valley Trails Association and Yadkin Valley Rotary Club.

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