Perfection achieved

Perfection achieved

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Rivalries tend to bring out the best in both Mount Airy and East Surry for a number of reasons.Whether their motivation was the...

November 4th, 2017 |  


Championship Friday

Championship Friday

“To hate like this is to be happy forever.”The title of Will Blythe’s 2007 book on the Duke-North Carolina rivalry fully encapsulate...

November 2nd, 2017 |  


Whitt vs. The World

Whitt vs. The World

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Sam Whitt, an eighth-grader at Pilot Mountain Middle School, is on his way to represent Surry County football on a big stage.Wh...

October 25th, 2017 |  


Bears host weekend youth camp

Bears host weekend youth camp

Mount Airy football coach Kelly Holder, right, uses a blue barrel as a stationary defender for running backs to dodge as one of his high school player...

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


Can the Bears return to the top?

Can the Bears return to the top?

Mount Airy is used to leading the pack in Northwest 1A Conference football.The Granite Bears won or shared the conference championship in seven of the...

August 13th, 2016 |  


Bears host Little League football camp

Bears host Little League football camp

Mount Airy High School hosted its Granite Bear Little League Football Camp on Saturday. Head Coach Kelly Holder, the Mount Airy coaching staff and cur...

July 23rd, 2016 |