Release the Hounds!

Release the Hounds!

LINCOLNTON — The saying ‘Survive and Advance’ is completely appropriate and applicable as the Greyhounds outlasted and routed the No...

February 25th, 2017 updated: February 25th, 2017. |  


Over the hump

Over the hump

Mount Airy’s girls’ basketball team has no bigger fan this season than Angela Mayfield.The first-year head coach has watched her team comp...

February 25th, 2017 updated: February 25th, 2017. |  


Bears roar into fourth round

Bears roar into fourth round

After an 84-62 rout of Albemarle in the third round of the NCHSAA 1A state playoffs, the Granite Bears are halfway to a state championship.To go any f...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Hounds hit the road

Hounds hit the road

The No. 3-seeded Lincolnton Wolverines are hosting the third round of the NCHSAA 2A basketball playoffs today against the No. 5 Greyhounds of North Su...

February 24th, 2017 updated: February 24th, 2017. |  


Seivers makesUSA Southsecond team

Seivers makesUSA Southsecond team

Mount Airy native Mikayla Seivers has received all-conference honors in college for the women’s basketball season.The former Lady Bear is a juni...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Big runs sent Hounds to third round

Big runs sent Hounds to third round

Visiting Randleman won the opening jump and threw a scare into the North Surry faithful at the start of Thursday night’s NCHSAA 2A state playoff...

February 23rd, 2017 updated: February 23rd, 2017. |  


Lady Hounds clobber R-SC, advance to third round

Lady Hounds clobber R-SC, advance to third round

Both North Surry and Rutherfordton-Spindale Central carried a 22-5 overall record with them into the second round of the NCHSAA 2A state playoffs, but...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


No place like home

No place like home

Following Mount Airy’s 65-46 victory over Pine Lake Prep in the second round of the NCHSAA 1A state playoffs Thursday night, Granite Bears head ...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Done in 61 seconds

Done in 61 seconds

It’s not an exaggeration to say that Mount Airy’s second-round victory in the NCHSAA 1A girls’ basketball playoffs was over in 61 se...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Both ES seasons end in tough losses

Both ES seasons end in tough losses

East Surry’s boys’ and girls’ basketball seasons both came to an end in the first round of the NCHSAA 1A state playoffs on Tuesday n...

February 22nd, 2017 |