Area school systems holding off on sixth-graders playing sports

The North Carolina State Board of Education voted earlier this month to allow sixth-grade students to immediately begin taking part in all middle scho...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Elkin, East Wilkes earn tennis wins

Elkin and East Wilkes women’s tennis both had a great end to the first week of the season, as they both came away with wins. The Elks, came away...

August 21st, 2016 |  


Falcons top Elks, 27-6

Falcons top Elks, 27-6

EAST BEND — Friday night saw the opening night of high school football for several local teams. The Elkin Buckin’ Elks traveled to East Be...

August 21st, 2016 |  


Starmount schools Bears in 11-2 rout

Starmount schools Bears in 11-2 rout

Despite earning a victory, Mount Airy head soccer coach Will Hurley was a little concerned about his team’s defense in the Granite Bears’ ...

August 21st, 2016 |  


Mount Airy uses big plays to down Starmount 42-18 in season opener

Mount Airy uses big plays to down Starmount 42-18 in season opener

BOONVILLE — The Mount Airy football team is stacked with experienced veterans this season, but a pair of underclassmen helped spark the Granite ...

August 20th, 2016 |  


Lady Bears shut out Elkin

Lady Bears shut out Elkin

It’s 2-for-2 on the young season for the Mount Airy tennis team.The Lady Bears received more opposition from the weather than they did from the ...

August 18th, 2016 |  


East Wilkes splits tennis matches

RONDA — East Wilkes Cardinals women’s tennis kicked off its season this week. The team traveled to Mount Airy on Aug. 15, and North Surry ...

August 18th, 2016 |  


Friendship race results

ELKIN — Below are the Friendship race results from Aug. 13. There were six races held and the weather turned out perfect for each race. The next...

August 18th, 2016 |  


Starmount football to celebrate 50 years

Starmount football to celebrate 50 years

BOONVILLE — The Starmount Rams football team will be celebrating its 50th season by honoring past and present members of the football team, chee...

August 18th, 2016 |  


Elkin volleyball, soccer schedules released

Elkin High School has released its soccer and volleyball schedules for the 2016 fall season. Things kick off this week with volleyball playing two gam...

August 16th, 2016 |