Old roster reveals WWII sports connection

Old roster reveals WWII sports connection

A visitor to The News office dropped off a sheet of paper one day, a photocopy of a document dating back 70 years.The simple sheet of paper, along wit...

November 10th, 2016 |  


Surry Hall of Fame unites old friends

Surry Hall of Fame unites old friends

DOBSON — In so many ways, the 10th induction ceremony for the Surry County Sports Hall of Fame was a reunion of old friends.A number of the memb...

October 29th, 2016 |  


Surry Sports Hall of Fame inducts Class of ‘16 today

Six prominent figures in Surry County sports history will take their places in the Surry County Sports Hall of Fame this afternoon.Brenda Bledsoe, Ste...

October 29th, 2016 |  


Eagles clinch first-ever WPAC title

Eagles clinch first-ever WPAC title

DOBSON — Surry Central wrapped up its first Western Piedmont Athletic Conference title with a 41-25 win over Forbush.The Falcons’ offense ...

October 28th, 2016 |  


MCA spikers reach CAASC Final Four

It looks like the powerhouse volleyball teams of North Surry, East Surry and Mount Airy high schools will have to make room for a group of girls from ...

October 20th, 2016 |  


Bears advance to NW tourney final

Bears advance to NW tourney final

PILOT MOUNTAIN — The Lady Bears advanced to the finals of the Northwest Conference Tournament, but the Lady Vikings didn’t make it easy on...

October 18th, 2016 |  


Lady Cards sweep Villains in semifinal

Lady Cards sweep Villains in semifinal

PILOT MOUNTAIN — The Lady Cardinals took care of business, beating Bishop McGuinness 3-0 to advance to the Northwest Conference Tournament final...

October 18th, 2016 |  


Oak Hill-Hargrave hoops showdown returning to SCHS

DOBSON — Once again, Surry Central High School will be hosting an exhibition game that will show off some of the best basketball players in the ...

October 17th, 2016 updated: October 17th, 2016. |  


Local fighter pursues dream in Florida

Local fighter pursues dream in Florida

A native son is training hard in Florida as he pursues his dream of becoming a fighter in the UFC.Dylan Mason, 24, was a 2010 Mount Airy High graduate...

October 16th, 2016 |  


Young back in long-drive championship

Young back in long-drive championship

THACKERVILLE, Okla. — Local golfer Justin Young has qualified for the World Long Drive Championship for the third time in five years.Young, who ...

October 10th, 2016 |