North defenders rewriting record book

North defenders rewriting record book

North Surry has a daunting task tonight, taking on the defending state champ, but two defenders already have left their marks on the football program....

November 17th, 2016 |  


Swim teams kick off season at RCC

Swim teams kick off season at RCC

The first swim meet of the season was also North Surry’s lone home match, so the school honored its six seniors at Reeves Community Center Wedne...

November 16th, 2016 |  


SCC Knights Athletic Club plans fundraiser

SCC Knights Athletic Club plans fundraiser

DOBSON — A booster club of Surry Community College is holding a fundraising event Friday night on campus.The SCC Knights Athletic Club is hostin...

November 16th, 2016 |  


Bears dazzle in scrimmage with Cards

Bears dazzle in scrimmage with Cards

Mount Airy’s basketball team was understaffed, but still put on a great show Tuesday evening.The Granite Bears held a scrimmage with East Wilkes...

November 15th, 2016 |  


Bears open wrestling with 72-6 win

RONDA — Mount Airy wrestling lost a two-time state champion, but don’t expect the team to give up its top spot in the Northwest Conference...

November 15th, 2016 |  


Hounds fall in wrestling season opener

North Surry opened its wrestling season with a close 36-33 loss to North Wilkes.“We wrestled hard; they’ve got a solid team,” said C...

November 15th, 2016 |  


NCHSAA releases football playoff brackets

NCHSAA releases football playoff brackets

All four local teams are in action this weekend in the first round of the state football playoffs.The N.C. High School Athletic Association released i...

November 14th, 2016 |  


Local VB player wins college honors

Local VB player wins college honors

MONTREAT — A local volleyball player earned three awards this week in college.Kendra Johnson, an all-conference performer at Surry Central, has ...

November 11th, 2016 |  


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 |