Yadkin County Newswire

Yadkin County Newswire

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  1. In Rural N.C., Trump Supporters Eagerly Await A Different Kind Of ChangeRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | National Public Radio

    Yadkin Valley Farm in Yadkin County, N.C., has been in the family of Chuck Wooten Jr., for at least five generations. Ari Shaprio/NPR hide caption Yadkin Valley Farm in Yadkin County, N.C., has been in the family of Chuck Wooten Jr., for at least five generations.

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  2. River House brings travelers to Yadkin CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 15 | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    ... from Alaska, New Jersey, Ohio, Maryland and various other states to stay at the River House and explore the Yadkin County wine country. Due to the overwhelming response for reservations, Smitherman enlisted her daughter-in-law Ashley Smitherman to ...

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  3. Towns reflect on past year, 2017 goals -Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 12 | The Yadkin Ripple Incorporated

    ... improvements in the town hall building as well as purchased a new police vehicle. The town also joined the Yadkin County Tourism Development Authority. A golf cart ordinance was passed in 2016 allowing residents to register and ride golf carts ...

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  4. Winter wine event to bring in tourists -Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 12 | The Yadkin Ripple Incorporated

    This year will make the eighth annual Yadkin Winter Reds wine celebration. This unique two-weekend event was designed to bring visitors to the Yadkin County wineries during the winter months - a typically slower time of the year for the area wineries.

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  5. Yadkinville residents face heroin trafficking charges - 4:30 pm updated:Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 9 | The Yadkin Ripple Incorporated

    Several area residents were arrested on Jan. 5 after the Yadkin County Sheriff's Office and the Yadkinville Police Department executed a search warrant on Myers Road in Yadkinville. The search was the result of citizen concerns, extensive surveillance and a lengthy undercover operation.

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  6. Photography exhibit on display at library -Read the original story

    Friday Jan 6 | The Yadkin Ripple Incorporated

    The 2016 "Show Us Your Best" Northwestern Regional Library Traveling Photography Exhibit will be on display at the Yadkin County Public Library in Yadkinville during the month of January. The contest is sponsored by all member libraries of the Northwestern Regional Library.

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  7. Beloved goats facing homelessness -Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 5 | Mt. Airy News

    ... and "Cinnamon," from which the rest (except the llama) are descended. They lived in the Shacktown community in Yadkin County for about a decade, renting a house with a barn and pasture land. "The night we left someone took a shot at the barn," she ...

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  8. Board approves pay grade changes -Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 5 | The Yadkin Ripple Incorporated

    The Yadkin County Board of Commissioners held its first meeting of the new year on Tuesday. Kim Harrell, director of human services, gave a brief report to the board regarding ongoing projects in both the human health and department of social services departments.

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  9. Community Calendar -Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 4 | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    ... a.m. to 2 p.m., a blood drive will be held at Antioch Baptist Church, 137 Antioc Ave., Mount Airy. 6 p.m., the Yadkin County Beekeepers Association will meet the second Monday of each month at the Yadkin Senior Center, 207 E. Hemlock St., ...

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  10. Yadkin County Farm Bureau wins County of Excellence Award -Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 4 | The Yadkin Ripple Incorporated

    Yadkin County Farm Bureau was named the winner of the 2016 County of Excellence Award, Division 2. The county organization was judged North Carolina Farm Bureau's most effective in its membership class in implementing programs, services and activities that build active county Farm Bureaus and fulfill the mission of the organization. The award ceremony took place during NCFB's 81st Annual Meeting, Dec. 4-6, at the Joseph S. Koury Convention Center, Sheraton Greensboro Hotel at Four Seasons.

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  11. Farm Bureau agents honored -Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 29 | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    North Carolina Farm Bureau President Larry Wooten congratulates Yadkin County Farm Bureau President Justin Somers and the winning agents; Greg Sidden-Agency Manager, Jim Doll, Chris Brown, Charles Soots-Agency Manager, Shane Whitaker, Jake Ellison, and Johnny Groce. Not pictured is Doug McCraw-Agency Manager.

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  12. Circus inspires reading -Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 26 | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    ... free for the libraries and families with the exception of the adult ticket purchased. Mount Airy, Sparta and Yadkin County Public Library are the only other local libraries participating at this time. Though the program is not available through ...

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  13. Volunteer faces additional charges -Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 23 | The Yadkin Ripple Incorporated

    A volunteer at Starmount High School is facing more charges this week involving a case in which he allegedly had sexual relations with a student from the school. These new charges against Cody Wayne Amburn, 24, of Jonesville, stem from the Elkin Police Department's investigation surrounding the case, with earlier charges from Yadkin County Sheriff's Office reported on Tuesday.

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  14. Elkin man charged with vehicle theft -Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 22 | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    An Elkin man has been charged in Yadkin County in relation to a stolen vehicle which was involved in a wreck. On Wednesday, Yadkin County Sheriff's Office arrested Justin Andrew Martin, 22, of Elkin, and charged him with one felony count of breaking and entering a motor vehicle, one felony count of larceny of a motor vehicle, one misdemeanor injury to real property, one misdemeanor injury to personal property and one misdemeanor of carrying a concealed weapon.

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  15. CalendarRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 22 | The Yadkin Ripple Incorporated

    ... visit www.newbirthworshipcenter.org. 10 a.m., The Keepers of the Faith christian girls club for ages 5-18 in Yadkin county meeting will be at New Birth Worship Center, 1033 Newbirth Dr, East Bend. Christmas dinner will be served. For more ...

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  16. East Bend breaks ground on new waterline -Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 22 | The Yadkin Ripple Incorporated

    Officials from the town of East Bend and Yadkin County gathered on Monday for a ceremonial ground breaking for the East Bend waterline project. The town of East Bend's wells have been plagued with problems for some time and the town has been looking for alternative solutions.

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  17. Carbon monoxide crashes birthday party -Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 22 | The Yadkin Ripple Incorporated

    ... of carbon monoxide poisoning as he has worked in the fire service for most of his career and serves as the Yadkin County fire marshal. Nevertheless, he didn't immediately come to this conclusion when he began having a severe headache. What initially ...

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  18. Car crash, fire displaces family -Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 21 | The Yadkin Ripple Incorporated

    ... Road, at around 8:30 a.m. The vehicle then caught fire, lighting the house ablaze as well, Williard said. Yadkin County Fire Marshal Ricky Leonard said that the vehicle, a PT Cruiser, sustained major damage to the front end and engine, which started ...

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  19. Farm Bureau agents honored -Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 21 | The Yadkin Ripple Incorporated

    North Carolina Farm Bureau President Larry Wooten congratulates Yadkin County Farm Bureau President Justin Somers and the winning agents; Greg Sidden-Agency Manager, Jim Doll, Chris Brown, Charles Soots-Agency Manager, Shane Whitaker, Jake Ellison, and Johnny Groce. Not pictured is Doug McCraw-Agency Manager.

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  20. Community Calendar -Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 21 | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    ... is subject to editing. Send events to [email protected] 2:30 to 7 p.m., a blood drive will be held at Yadkin County Rescue Squad, 1116 W. Main St. Yadkinville. 1 to 5:30 p.m., a blood drive will be held at Haymore Baptist Church, 319 Rockford St., ...

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