MA Hall of Fame inducts Class of ‘16

MA Hall of Fame inducts Class of ‘16

Officials of the City of Mount Airy and its school system, along with the families and friends of the 14th induction class of the Greater Mount Airy S...

April 4th, 2016 |  


Once a Bear, always a Bear

Once a Bear, always a Bear

In some way or another, Sarah Ann Knott has been a part of Mount Airy High School athletics almost non-stop since her teen years.Since Knott, a Health...

April 2nd, 2016 |  


Riding the (single) wing into history

Riding the (single) wing into history

Between 1935 and 1948, Mount Airy was the toast of what is now referred to as North Carolina 1-A high school football.The Granite Bears won five outri...

April 2nd, 2016 |  


HOF team changed Mount Airy tennis

HOF team changed Mount Airy tennis

The Mount Airy tennis program has become one of the most successful teams in the Granite City in recent years, and the first squads to taste success a...

April 1st, 2016 |  


Price reaches HOF as he continues to fight

Price reaches HOF as he continues to fight

The first warm Sunday of March had Madeline Mayfield itching to run. The junior on the Lady Bears’ basketball and track teams came out to Mount ...

April 1st, 2016 updated: April 1st, 2016. |  


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 |