Browsing Archive: March, 2013

Elkin's Main Street wins award

Posted by Laura Gaylord on Thursday, March 28, 2013, In : Media about Elkin 
APA NC awarded Elkin as the "Great Main Street in the Making" for 2013.

The award was presented on March 27, in Raleigh, along with 6 other towns around North Carolina as "Great Places in North Carolina". Dozens of applications were submitted for the various honors, but only one Main Street in the Making award was available for those to applied. Elkin was chosen for its revitilization efforts, its designation as a Trail Town, and the activites that are sponsored throughout the year, bring its ...
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Elkin High School Quiz Bowl Team

Posted by Laura Gaylord on Saturday, March 16, 2013, In : Elkin residents make news 

The Quiz Bowl was sponsored by the thirteen libraries of the Northwestern Regional Library in Alleghany, Stokes, Surry, and Yadkin Counties as well as the Elkin Friends of the Library and Mount Airy Friends of the Library. This group of students participated and represented Elkin High School.  Thanks team!

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Brushy Mountain Reopens redecorated and full of great space.

Posted by Laura Gaylord on Sunday, March 10, 2013,

March 8th, Brushy Mountain Winery reopened with live music, delicious food and lots of curious customers anxious to see the newly created space.  Exposed brick walls with original art work from the early 1900's remains on newly exposed walls, along with cozy seating areas throughout, and a new color scheme with a modern flair. Plenty of tables and chairs for folks to come and hang out with their laptops or a group of friends. If you haven't seen the new space yet, come on in and discover Elki...
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Articles about Elkin

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