“Fear the Beard” ready to defend title

“Fear the Beard” ready to defend title

WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH — Better known as ‘Fear the Beard’ on the professional Cyclocross and mountain bike circuits, Robert Marion of Mo...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Hoop playoffs start tonight

Hoop playoffs start tonight

All but one local high school basketball team had its ticket to postseason play punched when the final brackets for the NCHSAA state playoffs were rel...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Hogue, Smith claim state titles

Hogue, Smith claim state titles

GREENSBORO —The two best wrestlers on the Mount Airy wrestling team go about their business in a very different manner.For three years, Jacob Ho...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Greyhounds outrun W. Stokes, take WPAC tourney

Greyhounds outrun W. Stokes, take WPAC tourney

EAST BEND — Not that it mattered either time, but neither the North Surry Greyhounds or the West Stokes Wildcats had home-court advantage this g...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Lady Hounds finish perfect WPAC run

Lady Hounds finish perfect WPAC run

EAST BEND — The 2017 Western Piedmont Athletic Conference regular season and tournament champions are the Greyhounds of North Surry. In fact, th...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Prep too much for Bears

Prep too much for Bears

On the right night, Mount Airy’s boys’ basketball team might be able to knock off 1A powerhouse Winston-Salem Prep, but not if they get of...

February 17th, 2017 updated: February 17th, 2017. |  


Lady Bears outlast Atkins, sweep NWIA titles

Lady Bears outlast Atkins, sweep NWIA titles

Since the season began and it became clear that Mount Airy’s girls basketball team could light up scoreboards seemingly at will, Lady Bear head ...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Hounds sweep WPAC crowns

EAST BEND — Just call it a clean sweep for North Surry.The Greyhounds captured the boys’ and girls’ Western Piedmont Athletic Confer...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Forbush girls hold off SC for Finals berth

Forbush girls hold off SC for Finals berth

EAST BEND — The Lady Falcons of Forbush pulled away for a 61-54 semifinal win over Surry Central in Thursday night’s semifinal of the West...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Hounds flirt with 100, reach final

Hounds flirt with 100, reach final

EAST BEND — The North Surry boys rolled past county rival Surry Central on Wednesday night at Forbush High School by a score of 96-57 and will a...

February 16th, 2017 updated: February 16th, 2017. |