PILOT MOUNTAIN — There were still several mounds of snow and ice in the parking lot at the Armfield Civic Center on Thursday night, but Surry Ce...

January 12th, 2017 |  


Surry duo playing big role for college team

Surry duo playing big role for college team

Hannah Tompkins and Sydney Bedsaul both won state championships as members of the Surry Homeschool Runnin’ Patriots girls basketball team, and n...

January 11th, 2017 |  


Shelton helps NGU to first league win

Shelton helps NGU to first league win

Last spring, after a 21-win season for the Lady Bears of Mount Airy, Ayano Shelton fulfilled her goal of becoming a college basketball player when she...

January 11th, 2017 |  


Central’s Fitzgerald signs with Montreat

Central’s Fitzgerald signs with Montreat

DOBSON — Surry Central senior Tyler Fitzgerald grew up around track and field, so it was natural that this became his sport of choice, both for ...

January 10th, 2017 |  


March leads local contingent on college team

March leads local contingent on college team

Former North Surry standout Erin March is enjoying a strong junior season as a forward/center for the Ferrum College women’s basketball team.Mar...

January 9th, 2017 |  


Extra athletes working well for schools

Extra athletes working well for schools

Local schools are giving a thumbs up to a new state ruling that allows sixth-graders to play school sports.In August, the state decreed that students ...

January 7th, 2017 |  


Lady Lions win tourney crown

Lady Lions win tourney crown

No one saw it coming; that is unless you were a player, fan or coach of the Millennium Charter Academy varsity basketball teams.The MCA Lions and Lady...

January 6th, 2017 |  


Lady Eagles start 2-0 in WPAC

Lady Eagles start 2-0 in WPAC

WALNUT COVE — Surry Central stamped a 2-0 record in Western Piedmont Athletic Conference play after subduing South Stokes on its home court Thur...

January 6th, 2017 |  


Eagles’ rally falls short

Eagles’ rally falls short

WALNUT COVE — Surry Central fell to 1-1 in the Western Piedmont Athletic Conference after suffering their first conference loss to South Stokes ...

January 6th, 2017 |  


Lady Bears shut down Bishop

Lady Bears shut down Bishop

The most obvious first impression about the fourth-ranked Mount Airy girls basketball team is that the Lady Bears are explosive, capable of scoring po...

January 5th, 2017 |