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  1. 4D Fitness promotes healthy lifestylesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    It's Back to the Basics. The new fitness program 4D Fitness held its "Back to the Basics" free fitness event Saturday afternoon.

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  2. Church calendar - 2:45 am updated:Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    Special music will be presented by the church's bluegrass Jammers group. For more information, call the church office at 336-874-2712 between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. Monday through Friday.

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  3. Bledsoe honored at last meeting -Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    Elkin City Schools Superintendent Dr. Randy Bledsoe, center left, is joined by former and present board of education members Monday as he is honored on his retirement following 38 years as an educator and administrator. This is his last week of work.

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  4. Elkin Wet Lightning kicks off seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    The Elkin Wet Lightning swim team has kicked off their 2016 season with a win over Galax on June 18 in Elkin. The team came out hot as Elkin was winning 580 to 300 from the scores of the Individual Medley, Freestyle, Breast Stroke, and the Free Relay.

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  5. Elkin Jaycees hold Freedom Fest on July 2 -Read the original story

    Monday | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    The community is invited to celebrate the 4th of July with a bang this coming Saturday at the Elkin Freedom Fest in the Elkin Municipal Park. The free event starts at 5 p.m. and will treat locals to an evening of music, food and fireworks to celebrate the founding of the nation.

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  6. Grace Clinic holds annual meeting in Jonesville -Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    The Grace Clinic celebrated the successes of its past year of service to the surrounding communities Thursday evening at the Jonesville First Baptist Church. The clinic's Board of Directors, staff and volunteers got together to enjoy a nice dinner while reflecting on this year's accomplishments, plans for the future, and reward their Lynn Sloan Barnes Volunteer Award.

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  7. Church calendar -Read the original story

    Monday | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    Special music will be presented by the church's bluegrass Jammers group. For more information, call the church office at 336-874-2712 between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. Monday through Friday.

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  8. Danville Dilemma flowing down here?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    Folks up in Danville, Virginia, are puzzling over what to do with an old mill dam on the Dan River downtown. As more and more folks come to the Long Mill Dam to play and fish, the Danville mayor is calling on the city council there to do something before someone gets hurt.

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  9. Elkin High names new womena s basketball coachRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 26 | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    Elkin High School has named a new women's varsity basketball coach for the upcoming 2016-2017 season. Starting this fall, Coach Brent Poplin will take over as the head coach.

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  10. Children build mini-golf courses at Elkin Library -Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 26 | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    The creativity from some of the tweens is wonderful. Here is the course made by Colten Vestal, Isaiah Vangordan and Brennan Arnder.

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  11. Cooper Terrace gets official opening -Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 26 | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    Cutting the ribbon officially welcoming Cooper Terrace Apartments are, from left, David Edwards with Yadkin Bank; Paul Kennedy with North Carolina Housing Finance Agency; Van Hamlin of Yadkin Bank; Mike Rogers with Cahec; Elkin Mayor Lestine Hutchens; Hollis Fitch with Flatiron Group; and Alisa Shaffer, site manager for Cooper Terrace. Officials and residents gathered outside the office of Cooper Terrace Apartments, which opened several months ago and already has a waiting list of people who wish to reside there, to formally cut the ribbon and celebrate the completion of the project.

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  12. Morton receives academic honor at WCU -Read the original story

    Saturday Jun 25 | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    Michael Christopher Morton of Jonesville was among Western Carolina University students who received academic awards during the 2015-16 school year. Morton was recognized as a Dean's Outstanding Scholar during the annual spring awards program for WCU's College of Arts and Sciences.

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  13. Elkin holds first Safety Heroes Camp for kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    The first days of summer have arrived and with all the schools out, the town of Elkin decided to host a special event Tuesday to teach children skills that would help keep them safe as they enjoy the summer months. Members of the Elkin Recreation Center, the fire department, the police department, the Surry County 911 Center, and the Children's Center of Surry all came out to the Elkin Municipal Park to give several lessons on safety through fun activities.

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  14. Community Calendar -Read the original story

    Friday Jun 24 | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    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 event. Information should include date, time, place, brief description and contact information, if necessary.

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  15. Bishop to run for Elkin mayoral postRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    Filing for municipal elections in Elkin doesn't begin until noon July 1, but that hasn't stopped one Elkin resident from getting his ducks in a row and declaring his intention to run for the mayoral post. For Sam Bishop, his life has been one of service, and he hopes to continue that drive if elected mayor in November.

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  16. Davidson students return to work on trailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    Students from the Community School of Davidson have once again teamed up with the Elkin Valley Trails Association to explore the natural region and leave the trails in better shape. This week nine student volunteers went to work maintaining the trails while enjoying the parks and sights near Elkin.

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  17. Elkin native authors bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    Pen-L Publishing announceed the release of "Surface and Shadow," a debut novel that explores how a woman desperately longing to rediscover herself and escape the rigid gender rules of the era risks her marriage and her husband's career in the 1970s southern U.S. to solve a suspicious death from years past. Written by Sally Whitney, an Elkin native and graduate of Duke University, "Surface and Shadow" captures the turmoil and tranquility of the southern mill town as it stood on the brink of extinction.

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  18. Powerade baseball, softball updatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    The 2016 Powerade baseball games have come to a close, and Region 7 is coming home with the silver medal. After winning 10-1 on Thursday over Region 8, Region 7 went on to beat Region 2 on Friday, and Region 1 on Saturday.

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  19. New signals on CC Camp Road installedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    New traffic lights are hung at the intersection of U.S. 21 south off ramp and CC Camp Road in Elkin. Crossing the intersection from U.S. 21 south off ramp onto eastbound CC Camp Road will get a little bit easier and safer in the coming months, thanks to a new stoplight being installed at the intersection.

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  20. Repairs made to Jonesville cannon -Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    This quilt received at the first state fair held in Raleigh in October 1853. The room is kept away from sunlight as lighting fades the colors.

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