Parade of Champions coming Saturday

Parade of Champions coming Saturday

By any standard, Mount Airy High School had a remarkable season of athletic competition.Student-athletes representing the Granite Bears won nine state...

May 31st, 2017 |  


Phillips, Hawks named to East-West Game

Phillips, Hawks named to East-West Game

GREENSBORO — It’s a rare honor for a high school to have a player selected for the East-West All-Star Basketball Game, an annual event tha...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Ten local teams entering playoffs

Surry County is well represented in the upcoming 1A and 2A state baseball, softball and soccer state playoffs.Of the teams in the Mount Airy News cove...

May 8th, 2017 |  


Hawks signs with Salem

Hawks signs with Salem

A change of heart by North Surry senior Maggie Hawks last month means that the volleyball team at Salem College will have a decidedly local flavor com...

April 29th, 2017 |  


Phillips makes it official

Phillips makes it official

If Carter Phillips’ basketball career continues on the same upward path it has taken in the last year, then opponents of Catawba College are in ...

April 17th, 2017 |  


Lankford inks with Presbyterian

Lankford inks with Presbyterian

The final day of Sarah Lankford’s memorable athletic career at Mount Airy High School was almost perfect.After a four-year career that included ...

April 10th, 2017 |  


Four MCA athletes named All-State

Four MCA athletes named All-State

In a season filled with All-Conference, All-Region and even All-State performances by local student-athletes during the basketball season, Millennium ...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Snow named to All-State team

Snow named to All-State team

In a memorable season for the basketball teams at Mount Airy and North Surry, it took the N.C. Basketball Coaches Association Player of the Year to ke...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Lady Bears rose to the occasion

Lady Bears rose to the occasion

Some things in life never get boring.A Facebook friend of mine put up a question over the weekend, asking her friends to describe their job in a sente...

March 15th, 2017 |  


Hounds meet their match

Hounds meet their match

RALEIGH — Northside–Jacksonville’s versatility in being able to score on a wide range of shots was the key factor in denying North S...

March 11th, 2017 updated: March 12th, 2017. |