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. |  


Filling the hoop

Filling the hoop

The Mount Airy Elks Lodge #2061 held its Hoop Shoot Free Throw Contest at the Reeves Community Center on Sunday, Jan. 10. The Hoop Shoot is a contest ...

January 18th, 2016 |  


Nothin’ but net

Nothin’ but net

Myles Knox and Jordan Davis were the big winners in the Hoop Shoot contest put on by the Mount Airy Elks Lodge on Jan. 10. Both are students at Shoals...

January 14th, 2016 |  


Hunters help handicapped take part

Hunters help handicapped take part

Handicapped hunters brought home two deer and a coyote in a recent hunt organized by the National Wild Turkey Federation.The Surry Longspurs, a local ...

December 21st, 2015 |  


Seivers earns POTW honors

Seivers earns POTW honors

WINSTON-SALEM — MiKayla Seivers, a Mount Airy High School alum, was awarded Player of the Week in The Great South Athletic Conference on Wednesd...

December 17th, 2015 |  


Sixth grade Bears win weekend tournament

Sixth grade Bears win weekend tournament

The sixth-grade Mount Airy Bears boys basketball team won the Carroll County Fall Bash this past weekend, going 4-0. The team is coached by Jason Ferr...

November 24th, 2015 |  


Record-breaker Tony Martin gets Hall nod

Record-breaker Tony Martin gets Hall nod

North Surry and college baseball star Tony Martin has been elected into the Surry County Sports Hall of Fame.Martin had his first season as head coach...

November 6th, 2015 updated: November 6th, 2015. |  


Correction

In Thursday’s edition, a story on the Surry County Sports Hall of Fame listed Linda Davis as chair of the committee that selected the inductees....

November 5th, 2015 |