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Elkin High School Environmental Club's hard work pays off!

Posted by Laura Gaylord c/o Town of Elkin on Monday, May 26, 2014, In : Elkin School Events 

Have you noticed along Front Street, a beautiful display of colorful wildflowers?  That is the due to the efforts of EHS Environmental Club, and the hard work they did last winter clearing, planting and mulching wildflower seeds along Big Elkin Creek's Front Street border.  Next time you drive by, take a look!
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Mr Ericksen's Middle School class on 9/11

Posted by Laura Gaylord on Saturday, September 15, 2012, In : Elkin School Events 
Today (9/11) was community service day for Elkin City Schools. Mr Ericksen's 7th grade class had to choose a project to help their community.

They decided to help pick up trash along the downtown streets and Crater Park.

They put on their safety vests and gloves and headed out...

Phillip from Yadkin Valley General Store gave them a bag of delicious gummy chicken feet for their hard work!

They started even before they left the parking lot of Town Hall...

They found lots of interesting items along ...
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Elkin High School Girls Tennis Team and NCHSAA Girls Tennis State Championships

Posted by Laura Gaylord on Wednesday, October 26, 2011, In : Elkin School Events 

Today, October 25, the Elkin High School Girls Tennis Team were warming up for the big match against Mt Airy during the NCHSAA Girls Team State competition. On October 18th, they played against Hendersonville and won the first round of the tournament.

The weather was beautiful and the crowd was hopeful for a win during the District Round.

Although they fought hard, the end result was for Mt Airy to continue on to the next round.  Great job this year almost made it to the top!
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