Wildlife Commission opens new public fishing area on Fisher River

DOBSON — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission recently opened a new public fishing access area on the Fisher River in Surry County.The Bray Fo...

September 25th, 2016 |  


Rams overtake Cardinals in three

Rams overtake Cardinals in three

BOONVILLE — Starmount volleyball left no doubt that things are clicking for its team as it beat East Wilkes on Thursday night. A strong front li...

September 25th, 2016 |  


Cycle North Carolina Mountains to Coast Tour scheduled

DURHAM — Cycle North Carolina is preparing an all-new route for another “Mountains to Coast” tour of scenic North Carolina. The 18th...

September 25th, 2016 |  


Elkin tennis earn two wins

Elkin ladies tennis team earned two wins last week to take its record to 12-3. The Elks beat East Wilkes 5-4 on Tuesday, and North Wilkes 8-1 on Thurs...

September 24th, 2016 |  


Starmount wins Battle of the Bridge, 40-20

Starmount wins Battle of the Bridge, 40-20

The Battle of the Bridge is one of those games Starmount and Elkin football want to win. On Friday night, there was an extra incentive, as both teams ...

September 24th, 2016 |  


Surry golfers fourth in first 2016 meet

GARNER — Sophomore Nick Gunnell turned in the best one-day score Sunday to help Surry Community College finish fourth in the fall golf opener at...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Friendship Race Results

With the season winding down at Friendship Motor Speedway, the Twin Modified Races that were rained out in August will run this weekend. Other divisio...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Rams earn 8-0 win over Elks

Rams earn 8-0 win over Elks

Jeyson Pineda and Victor Maya each had a hat trick during Starmount’s 8-0 win over Elkin on Wednesday night. The Rams (3-0) have held on to an u...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Elkin takes conference win over East Wilkes

Elkin takes conference win over East Wilkes

RONDA — After failing to hold on to a win in the second set, Elkin’s volleyball team reassessed the situation in the third and fourth sets...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Local sports briefs

September and October eventsShrine Club golf tournamentBOONVILLE — The Elkin-Jonesville Shrine Club will hold its annual golf tournament at Silo...

September 21st, 2016 |