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Community and Church Calendar  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Send events to trieditor@elkintribune.com by Monday at noon for the same week's edition.Jan. 16• 10 a.m. to noon, the Wilkes Community College Small…



Elkin High announces honor roll  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Elkin High School has announces its honor rolls for the first nine weeks of the 2018-19 school year.12th-grade A honor roll —.



Elkin High School commemorates time for 93 students  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Keeping time is part of the job for music teachers, especially at graduations like that of the Elkin High School seniors of 2018, who received their diplomas on…



Elkin Middle School gets new schedule; new band instructor introduced  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Students at Elkin Middle School will enter the 2018-19 school year with a new daily schedule which better aligns with the schedule the high school followed…



Elkin City Schools Board of Education – Jane Riley  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Name: Jane Hill RileyAge: born 1948Hometown: I grew up, along with 4 brothers, on a cotton and tobacco farm outside Clio, South Carolina.Family:



Two parades set for Friday in Elkin  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Elkin will be host to two separate parades Friday afternoon, as Elkin High School prepares for its annual homecoming game and Elkin Fire Department ...



Gym project floor plan approved  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Elkin High School's campus is one step closer to getting a new gym building after school board members approved floor plans presented last week.“.



Elkin High School students get a close look at advanced manufacturing  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Career and technical education students at Elkin High School didn't know exactly what they were getting into when they loaded on a big white activity bus…



Elkin High School JROTC shares its skills with middle-schoolers  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Members of the Elkin High School JROTC Raider Team demonstrate the rope bridge obstacle for Elkin Middle School students last Wednesday afternoon.



Halloween festivities kick off this weekend  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Halloween in the Yadkin Valley will kick off this weekend with parties and trunk-or-treat events, including a haunted hallways attraction.On Friday…



Homecoming parade held, game rescheduled  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

The Elkin High School annual homecoming parade travels down Main Street Friday afternoon. Flooding of the school's football field led Elkin City Schools…



New program allows homeschoolers to enroll in Elkin City Schools part-time  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

The number of students enrolled in homeschool in North Carolina continued to increase for the 2017-18 school year, and officials with Elkin City Schools are…



Senior project concerns voiced  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

A parent of an Elkin High School student pleaded with the school board Monday night to considered ending its graduation requirement that every students ...



Administrative changes made in Elkin schools  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

When students return to classes in August, they will notice changes in some of the administrators' roles at the middle and high school levels for Elkin…



Overmountain Victory Trail significance shared with Elkin High School students  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Taylor Osborne demonstrates how a Revolutionary War era weapon operates to Elkin High School students Friday on the Overmountain Victory Trail south of ...



Full story: Elkin students walk out in peaceful protest for school safety  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Two groups of students at Elkin High School gathered at the football field as part of the National School Walkout demonstrations advocating for increased ...



Elkin High School remains a local treasure  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

EHS freshman Ethan Vanhorn stands beside a painting by William Sanders of the original Elkin High School built in 1946. - James Owings | EHS.



Gwyn to be sworn in Monday  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Next week, a change will be coming to the Elkin Board of Commissioners as a new member will be sworn in along with two returning board members.



Suicide increase encourages awareness  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Missy Fuentes-Delgado, an Elkin High School student, presents a speech on suicide at the Yadkin Valley Rotary Club at the annual Four Way Test high school ...



'Tis the season for Christmas parades  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

The Grinch on wheels appears to chase Santa Claus and his elves Sunday afternoon during the Jonesville-Elkin Christmas parade in a line of motorcycles.



James, Thomas Snow (Tom)  Winston-Salem Journal

ELKIN October 24, 2018 On Wednesday, October 24, 2018, Thomas Snow (Tom) James, 85, of Parkwood Place in Elkin, NC passed away peacefully in his ...



School starts with a 'KAPOW!'  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

KAPOW!A superhero theme — complete with the Elks mascot wearing a cape and mask and Dr. Myra Cox in a Super-intendent cape — kicked off Elkin City…



National winners honored  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Two national first place awards came home with Elkin Elementary School Jr. Beta Club members following this summer's national convention.Between a $1…



James Blackburn to be inducted into Hall of Fame  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Far below the Blue Ridge Mountains lies a little school of which its alumni and students are exceedingly proud. They are duly proud, because…



Elkin High School future construction could cost more than $9 million  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Frank Williams with Pinnacle Architects presents plans to address ADA compliance and gym space issues at Elkin High School Friday during the Elkin City ...



Karen Spencer named Elkin City Schools Teacher of the Year  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

A language arts teacher at Elkin Middle School has been named the 2018-19 Elkin City Schools Teacher of the Year.Karen Spencer came to Elkin'.



Surry County Board of Commissioners – Eddie Harris  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Name: Eddie HarrisAge: 57Hometown: State RoadParty: RepublicanFamily: Wife Robbin, Children: Mary Gwyn Harris Ratley, Victoria Harris CoxEducation:



'Shrek the Musical' opens Friday  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Things have gone awry for beloved fairy tale creatures Pinocchio, the Three Little Pigs, the White Rabbit, Gingerbread Man, Sugarplum Fairy and more. They'.



Change in board brings organizational change to Christmas Parade  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

A change in the board of the Downtown Elkin Business Association (EDBA) has led to adjustments in some of the foundations of the organization…



Michael leaves sediment, flood damage  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

The Yadkin Valley region experienced heavy flooding last week in the wake of Hurricane Michael's remnants passing through the area, but still fared well…



New antlers affixed to elk statue  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

As students and fans returned to Grissom Stadium for football after recent flooding, a new addition was surely noticed by many of them — new antlers on the elk ...



Successes recognized in Elkin schools  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Dozens of students and several teachers were recognized for their success during the recent February meeting of the Elkin City Schools Board of Education.



Cadets adorn graves with flags in honor of Memorial Day  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Cadets with Elkin High School's JROTC program spend Thursday placing flags on veterans' graves at Crestwood Gardens in State Road to honor their *service* ...



Marsh, Mary Elizabeth Windsor  Winston-Salem Journal

ELKIN July 16, 1927 - October 28, 2018 Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Windsor Marsh, 91, passed away in Elkin, NC on October 28, 2018. Mary was born in Elkin on July.



Students honored for accomplishments  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

As is monthly tradition, the Elkin City Schools Board of Education recognized a number of students for their accomplishments during their Jan. 22 meeting.



Matt Dunn competes, places in US Open  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Matt Dunn, the head wrestling coach at Elkin High School, accomplished something that he had not done in 13 years. He competed in and placed in a high ...



Elkin JROTC has busy fall  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

EHS 2017 drill meet. On Oct. 7, Elkin High School JROTC hosted its first drill meet of the semester. The meet drew the attendance of more than six schools ...



Elkin lit up for holidays  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Light Up Night 2018 kicked off just past 6:30 p.m. on Friday with a short speech from Mayor Sam Bishop, before St. Nick himself gave a reading of the original…



Kelly, Margaret Marie Hutchins  Winston-Salem Journal

ELKIN August 8, 2018 Margaret Marie Hutchins Kelly, 93, formerly of Pfafftown, NC, passed away peacefully August 8, 2018 at Chatham Nursing and ...



Five Elkin students enlist  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Five Elkin High School men have committed to defend the nation. They are Hayden Brooks, U.S. Marines; Colt Henderson, U.S. Marines; Alex Duncan, U.S. ...



High school opportunities support life choices  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Cheerleading is one of the many activities offered at Elkin High School which build friendships and help students make decisions about the future. Cheerleaders ...



Rhythm on Main is changing ownership and locations, while Yadkin Valley Community School is relocating and expanding  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Rhythm on Main is changing hands as Will Shover has transferred its ownership to director and teacher Kristy Woodruff Neely and being named Kristy's Dance ...



Dirty Joe's: Caffeinating EHS students for over a year  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Small businesses are booming in the town of Elkin, especially Dirty Joe's, known for its coffee. Dirty Joe's was first opened in June of 2017 on…



VIDEO: Elkin High School graduates 82 seniors  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

The sun shone brightly on the 82 Elkin High School graduates, their friends and families, the faculty, staff and school board Friday evening as they gathered to…



Elk Day shares clubs with community  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Chris Propst and Dillon Miller are the winners of the Elkin High School Army JROTC Litter Carry event during Elk Day. They received a cash prize and new ...



Nominations sought for Surry sports hall  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

With the induction of each new class into the Surry County Sports Hall of Fame and Ring of Honor, their names are enshrined on this monument in Fisher River ...



Surry County Sports Hall of Fame announces inductees  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

DOBSON — The Surry County Parks and Recreation Department and the Surry County Sports Hall of Fame Committee announced the inductees for the 2018 ...



One antler on the bronze Elk statue at Elkin High School is missing; officials want it returned  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

One of the two antlers on Elkin High School's Elk statue was reported missing March 20 and its location remains a mystery. - Wendy Byerly Wood | The Tribune.



Fall EHS sports enjoy strong start  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

The fall sports season is a big deal for Elkin High School students, teachers and fans.Many people wait all year for the iconic high school…



Schools recognize students, staff members  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

With the highest attendance among Elkin's three schools, Elkin Middle School claimed the trophy for the month of Oct. 18 through Nov. 30 at the school…



Veterans honored by Elkin students  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Five local veterans were recognized by a full auditorium of students from Elkin Middle and High schools Friday during the JROTC unit's annual Veterans Day…



VIDEO: Elkin High School JROTC receives year-end awards  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

As the school year comes to a close, it is time for clubs and organizations to award honors including those presented Thursday by Elkin High School JROTC.“.



Rising Elks successes honored  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

On May 25, Elkin High School held its second annual Rising Elks Awards Ceremony, which recognizes undergraduate students in grades ninth through 11th in ...



Foothills Theatre prepares for summer production of 'Shrek'  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Foothills Theatre performers have been hard at work since late May rehearsing for the group's summer production of “Shrek the Musical,”.



Yadkin Valley Wine weekend set to pour  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

The harvest of the Yadkin Valley will pour through Elkin over the weekend with two annual events taking place featuring wine.Those with tickets can start the…



Battling temptations in high school  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

I always picture every day of high school and life as a battlefield — good vs. evil. Winning over a temptation is a small victory in the huge war…



Starmount wins Battle of the Bridge  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

ELKIN — The Starmount Rams football team traveled the short distance to Elkin High School on Friday night for the 2018 edition of the Battle of the Bridge.



Trojans spoil Elkin's Homecoming  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

After a rainy and dreary day, the lights at Grissom Stadium in Elkin were shining bright as the Elkin football team hosted Alleghany in a conference match-up.



Gym talk dominates board meeting  Mount Airy News

ELKIN — Putting in a new gym and renovating another will cost Surry County more than $9 million.The county Board of Commissioners already had given its…



2017: A year-in-review  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

January. • Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital welcomed the first baby of 2017 on Jan. 3, Atlas Theodore Moorefield. • The local community mourned the loss of a ...



VIDEO: Elkin High School seniors performing 'Willy Wonka Junior'  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Oompa-Loompas work on creating gum in the Inventing Room during Elkin High School's senior play “Willy Wonka Junior,” to be performed in two showings.



Blanketeer player turns 100  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

In the 1930s and 1940s, Catherine Whitener Salmons traveled, playing for Chatham Manufacturing's basketball team, the Blanketeers. On March 25 of this…



Elkin City Schools ranks fourth in the state in student academic performance  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Elkin City Schools continued its track of academic excellence and jumped from seventh in the state, as measured by the 2015-2016 test results, to fourth in the…



Elkin High School senior project Bingo and BBQ fundraiser to provide sound equipment for Elkin City Schools  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

On Saturday from 5 to 7:30 p.m., Elkin High School senior Christian Wilson will hold a Bingo and BBQ fundraiser in the Elkin Elementary School cafeteria to…



Surry County holds induction ceremony for Sports Hall of Fame  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

DOBSON — On Nov. 3, the Surry Sports Hall of Fame inducted the Hall of Fame Class of 2018. The day began with the unveiling of the monument at Fisher…



History of Elkin schools celebrated  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

An annual family reunion a year ago led to a celebration Friday of the 100th anniversary of the opening of the Elkin Graded School. The day-long celebration…



Elkin Men's basketball schedule  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Elkin High School has released the 2017-2018 schedules for the men's basketball team. Last season the Buckin' Elks struggled to earn a win and ended…



State Farm adds employees to local team  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Recently, two Elkin natives have become part of the Steve Owings Agency for State Farm on North Bridge Street in Elkin. Tim Russell and Cory Combs are now ...



Elkin High School students, staff pack more than 10000 meals for Rise Against Hunger  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Donning hairnets and with the music turned up loud to keep the everyone motivated, students and staff at Elkin High School donated two hours of their ...



The Elkin fencing team successful  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

The Elkin Middle/High School fencing team has been competing for the past 13 years guided by Coach Walter Triplette. The team has seen nine State ...



Elkin girls bring home medals and top awards  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Kathryn Jennings and Caroline Cason, both residents of Elkin, lead their team to top honors this past weekend at Washington, D.C.'.



Insurance policies approved by school board  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

As the 2017-18 school year comes to an end, the Elkin City Schools Board of Education began preparations for the new year by approving the purchase of five ...



Elkin High School JROTC program receives top honors  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

The Elkin High School JROTC program scored top honors as one of the best programs in 4th Brigade. On April 13, the Fourth Brigade HQ's out of Fort Bragg…



Class of 1971 reunites  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

The Elkin High School Class of 1971 celebrated its 45th anniversary reunion Oct. 21 and 22, with a weekend of activities including the Elkin vs.



Hearing scheduled for Tuesday in Dobson on bond which will fund Elkin High School gymnasium project  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

DOBSON — County officials have scheduled a public hearing as they prepare to borrow money to pay for approved projects like the historic courthouse and…



Buckin' Elks name new men's basketball coach  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Elkin High School has named a new head coach for the upcoming 2017-2018 men's basketball season. Marcus Wilmoth will be taking over the program and ...



Four schools have new principals  Wilkes Journal Patriot

Wilkes County School Superintendent Mark Byrd on Friday morning announced changes in principals at several schools.



Elkin City Schools announces agreement with Yadkin for child nutrition management; two new Elkin High School staff members introduced  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

While July tends to be a slow month following the completion of the annual budget process and the quiet summer months in the schools, the Elkin City Schools…



Homecoming kicks off with parade  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

The Elkin High School JROTC Color Guard carries the flags at the front of the Elkin homecoming parade through downtown Elkin Friday afternoon.



Democratic 5th Congressional District candidates share opinions on the issues facing voters, the community  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

D.D. Adams, left, and Jenny Marshall, Democratic candidates for the Fifth Congressional District, answer questions from young democrats from Surry and Wilkes ...



Elkin faculty, students remember student lost in weekend house fire  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Students in Elkin City Schools mourned one of their own upon returning to class Monday, following a fatal house fire that took the life of a 13-year-old special…



Students, staff recognized for successes  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

The Elkin City Schools administrative office lobby was a packed house during the most recent school board meeting as students and staff were recognized for…



Caliber of coach demonstrated by players 50 years after championship  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

STATE ROAD — Although coaching styles 50 years ago may have been harsh by today's standards, the 1967 Elkin High School football team demonstrated…



Boonville resident Lisa Pendry named new principal at Elkin Middle School  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Lisa Pendry, new principal at Elkin Middle School, moves into her new office Friday. She was previously assistant principal at Elkin High School, and before that ...



EHS swim team coaches make the difference  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

The Elkin High School swim team is coached by Oz Prim and Lakan Dobson. Prim has been coaching the swim team for more than 40 years. Dobson is new to ...



MVAC swim meet sees Elkin take first and second place  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

PILOT MOUNTAIN — The Mountain Valley Athletic Conference swim meet was held Saturday afternoon at the Armfield Civic Center in Pilot Mountain.



Possible Tornado, Widespread Damage As Michael Slams Into The Piedmont Triad  WFMYNews2.com

GREENSBORO, N.C. (WFMY) – Tropical Storm Michael has slammed into the Piedmont Triad and across the state bringing significant and widespread damage.



Elkin High School students launch extra-credit rocket for NC School of Science and Math virtual course  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Elkin High School students are taking their science classes seriously as seen in the Saturday launch of a rocket by four students attending the North Carolina…



Dixon Auditorium at Elkin High School gets new stage floor  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Tonya Smith leads seventh-grade choral students from Elkin Middle School in a vocal warm-up on the new stage floor in the Dixon Auditorium at Elkin High ...



Star Wars takes over track  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Darth Vader, storm troopers, homemade Death Star corn hole boards and other Star Wars-themed decorations and costumes took over the track at Elkin High ...



'Schools Out for the Summer' — Elkin employees celebrate end of another school year  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

School's Out for the Summer” was an obvious statement of celebration for Elkin City Schools' faculty, staff and administrators Monday…



VIDEO: Risky behavior and how to address it shared at Elkin High School during 'The Bedroom Project' program  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Parents get a close-up look at a mock teen bedroom on the stage of Dixon Auditorium at Elkin High School so they can see some of the signs of risky behavior ...



Insurance for student athletes undecided; staff, students recognized during Elkin City Schools board meeting  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Approval of an insurance plan to cover student athletes for the 2017-18 school year was tabled Monday night by the Elkin school board to give officials time to…



Area students participate in Rotary speech contest  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

On Feb. 24, Rotary District 7690 held its annual Four Way Test high school speech contest at Guilford Technical Community College in Jamestown.



Elkin JROTC Raiders win  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Elkin High School JROTC Raiders finish on top out of 19 teams on the 5K obstacle course at West Rowan Saturday. Elkin male Raider teams ( Ty Parsons, ...



Eighth-graders at Elkin Middle School take on Raider team events during Elkin High School JROTC Middle School Day program  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Team work and fun were ever-present Friday afternoon as eighth-graders at Elkin Middle School got a taste of three events in which the high school JROTC ...



Medical permitted in part of downtown  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

In its continued effort to align zoning in downtown Elkin to what will best suit its desired atmosphere and economic success, the town board of commissioners…



Elkin senior holds cheerleading camp  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Elkin High School senior Rebecca Reece conducted a cheerleading camp for second- through eighth-graders as part of her senior project at Elkin High School ...



Elkin High School receives Super Bowl 50 golden football honoring alumnus Jeff Hayes who played for the Washington Redskins  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

While most people talking about Super Bowl 50 are referencing the Carolina Panthers and the Denver Broncos, who will meet on the field Sunday night in…



Saying farewell: Dr. Evan Ballard retires  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

More than 39 years after opening Jonesville Family Medicine Center, Dr. Evan Ballard, one of the two founding doctors, will be hanging up his stethoscope ...



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