The voice of the Granite Bears

The voice of the Granite Bears

For 12 years, David Beal scoffed at the notion he was a worthy nominee for the Greater Mount Airy Hall of Fame.Beal served on the Hall of Fame committ...

March 31st, 2016 |  


Pack blazes his own trail

Pack blazes his own trail

Cameron Pack will forever hold a place in the long and illustrious history of the Mount Airy High School athletic program. Last month at the NCHSAA wr...

March 26th, 2016 |  


Hall of Fame Class for 2016 named

The Mount Airy Sports Hall of Fame has released the names for the Class of 2016.The Hall of Fame will induct three individuals and one team into the H...

March 12th, 2016 |  


Local athletes shine at states

Local athletes shine at states

The weather outside was frigid, but a handful of Surry County high school athletes burned up Winston-Salem’s JDL Fast Track on Saturday during t...

February 15th, 2016 |  


Late run lifts Forbush over Eagles

Late run lifts Forbush over Eagles

DOBSON — The Lady Eagles bounced back from a third-quarter hole only to let the lead slip away in the last four minutes against Forbush.Surry Ce...

February 5th, 2016 |  


Eagles roar back for dramatic win

Eagles roar back for dramatic win

DOBSON — Surry Central trailed by 25 points, but roared back to beat Forbush 69-66 for its first conference win of the season on Friday night.Th...

February 5th, 2016 |  


School board approves own realignment proposal

The new realignment proposal doesn’t look very good from the point of view of Surry County Schools, and the school board weighed in on the matte...

February 3rd, 2016 |  


Golden Eagle family mourns Dave Wilmoth

Golden Eagle family mourns Dave Wilmoth

DOBSON — The Golden Eagle family lost one of its own late Thursday night when former Surry Central all-conference athlete and assistant coach Da...

January 29th, 2016 |  


Surry schools hope to play tonight

Surry schools hope to play tonight

With each passing day that the snow and ice from last week’s blizzard persists in the area, local sports schedules become more and more skewed. ...

January 26th, 2016 |  


Snow forces local teams to reschedule

Snow forces local teams to reschedule

With more snow anticipated in the weather forecasts for Friday and Saturday, several local sporting events have been rescheduled.Many of the contests ...

January 20th, 2016 updated: January 20th, 2016. |