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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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Change needed in Wilkes DSS

The results of a state investigation into the Wilkes County Department of Social Services have been reported, and they show alarming deficiencies in how cases involving the care of children are handled.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

Mt. Airy News

Autism walk to fund teacher training

Bridget Soots, who is chairing the third-annual Autism Walk for Surry to be held Saturday in Mount Airy, is shown with her son Caiden, 9, who suffers ... The third-annual Autism Walk of Surry scheduled Saturday in Mount Airy will raise awareness of a developmental disorder that strikes one of every 58 children - and money to train teachers to deal ... (more)

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

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Cross-denominational service draws Good Friday crowd

United Methodist Revs. Judith Davis and Melinda Penry discuss the meaning of Good Friday and both delivered messages during Holy Week at Elkin Presbyt... Members of the Elkin Presbyterian Church, Kathy and Leon Reece, spoke about the importance of the Good Friday Service, and Leon said he hoped others w... Congregants from all denominations ... (more)

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

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Book characters to come alive during breakfast

The Friends of Elkin Public Library are holding its second annual Storybook Character Breakfast on May 3 at 9 a.m. Here, participants and organizers o... The organization will host its second annual Storybook Character Breakfast on May 3 at 9 a.m. at the Elkin First United Methodist Church fellowship hall, 340 Hawthorne Road.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

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Artist starts Twenty One and Main Street mural

A mural is being painted on the wall of Twenty One and Main Street, a downtown Elkin eatery.

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Main Street advocates gather for refresher course

Downtown merchants gather at the Liberty on Tuesday morning to review advantages of a strong Main Street program.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

The Yadkin Ripple Incorporated

Kruger Brothers to headline music festival

Foothills Art Council Director Leighanne Wright designed the poster for the Elkin Valley Fiddlers By The River traditional roots music festival after ... The Kruger Brothers will be featured as the headlining act at this year's Elkin Valley Fiddlers By The River traditional roots music festival scheduled May 10, beginning at 11 a.m. and continuing ... (more)

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NCDOT to begin I-77 repaving in Surry County

The N.C. Department of Transportation will begin work on a paving rehabilitation project along Interstate 77 near Mount Airy on April 22. NCDOT crews will begin the project with full-depth patching operations along the four-mile stretch of road, followed by milling and replacing the road surface.

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Mayor's vote needed to break tie

From left, Mayor Lestine Hutchens casts her first vote as mayor. Hutchens was elected in 2007, but never required to vote.

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ECS meeting filled with award recognitions

Retired Elkin High School teacher, Hilda McDonald, is recognized by former student, Dr. Robert Landry, whom she once told he should attend college.... Elkin School Superintendent Dr. Randy Bledsoe congratulated teacher Barbara Long for being awarded the North Carolina Family Career and Community Lead... In several highlights of Monday's Elkin City ... (more)

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

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Coins tossed in Liberty fountain are stolen

Coins allegedly were stolen from a water fountain that sits outside The Liberty in downtown Elkin.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

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'Shake and bake' bust by police, 2 charged

A tip to the Elkin Police Department on possible drug activity resulted in charges against two suspects at a local motel Thursday for allegedly producing methamphetamine.

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FFA holding plant sale

The Elkin High School Future Farmers of America Club is holding its annual plant sale.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

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District 4-H competition held in Elkin

Grayce Dorn, 14, represents the Yadkin County 4-H Club in the talent show portion of the district activity day held at Elkin High School on Saturday.... Hattie Greer of Davidson County presents on healthy eating habits for teens in the presentation portion of Saturday's district 4-H event.

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Elkin recruits for Adopt-A-Street

Town officials are seeking volunteers for a litter program that will help toward beautification of streets owned by the town.

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Habitat Hammer 5K in Elkin

And they're off! Racers in the Habitat Hammer 5K start this charity run on Saturday at the sound of an air horn.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

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Habitat Hammer 5K in Elkin

And they're off! Racers in the Habitat Hammer 5K start this charity run on Saturday at the sound of an air horn.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

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Buddy Poppies reminder of ultimate sacrifice

Members of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7794 of Elkin Commander Joe Hicks and Quartermaster Sam Bishop work a recent fundraiser that collected food f... Members of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post of Elkin 7794 and the VFW Yadkin Post 10346, along with their ladies auxiliaries, will hold a Buddy Poppy fundraiser on May 22, 23 and 24 at the Elkin ... (more)

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The Yadkin Ripple Incorporated

Volunteers raising funds for free agility ca...

Organizers for a local charity are launching a fundraiser they say is needed to help purchase sports equipment to run a free agility camp.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

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Preschoolers support March of Dimes

Teacher Holly Brewer and preschooler Grant Ballard talk to other preschoolers at Elkin Presbyterian Church Preschool about March of Dimes and helping ... Teacher Holly Brewer and preschooler Grant Ballard talk to other preschoolers at Elkin Presbyterian Church Preschool about March of Dimes and helping ... Elkin Presbyterian Church Preschool ... (more)

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