Hounds clinch WPAC title with 3-0 win

Hounds clinch WPAC title with 3-0 win

North Surry swept South Stokes 3-0 Tuesday in a matchup of top-20 teams.The Hounds are 10-1 over the past four weeks, with the only loss coming to 4A ...

October 13th, 2015 |  


Dobson’s Smith appointed to council

Dobson Town Manager Josh Smith has been name to the Local Government Federal Credit Union’s Northern Mountain Advisory Council, which comprises ...

October 12th, 2015 |  


Lady Bears one win away from title

Lady Bears one win away from title

The Mount Airy volleyball team survived a scare on Tuesday in the form of the North Stokes Vikings.North Stokes came into the match with a pedestrian ...

October 6th, 2015 |  


PFAFFTOWN - One thing’s for certain. When North Surry heads into the 2-A state volleyball playoffs in a couple of weeks, it’s unlikely tha...

October 5th, 2015 updated: October 5th, 2015. |  


Greyhounds rebounding from tough start

Greyhounds rebounding from tough start

North Surry volleyball coach Shane Slate always believes in playing a difficult schedule to start the season. With an inexperienced squad in 2015, the...

October 2nd, 2015 |  


Bears beat Pack, rank 4th in 1A

Bears beat Pack, rank 4th in 1A

Mount Airy’s volleyball team improved to 16-1 with a 3-0 win over Walkertown Thursday.The Lady Bears remain in first place in the Northwest Conf...

October 1st, 2015 |  


Lady Eagles tame Wildcats

Lady Eagles tame Wildcats

DOBSON — Both Surry Central and West Stokes ran hot and cold during their Western Piedmont Conference volleyball showdown Tuesday evening.Fortun...

September 29th, 2015 updated: September 29th, 2015. |  


Hounds stay perfect in WPAC volley

WALNUT COVE — North Surry remains tied with Forbush atop the volleyball standings after sweeping South Stokes 3-0 on the road.The Lady Sauras ar...

September 24th, 2015 |  


Lady Bears awaken, down Cards 3-1

Lady Bears awaken, down Cards 3-1

PILOT MOUNTAIN — It took a while for the Mount Airy volleyball team to get going in the season’s first battle with county rival East Surry...

September 22nd, 2015 |  


Hounds top Eagles behind Galloway

Hounds top Eagles behind Galloway

Coach Shane Slate believes Tyra Galloway can be a difference-maker for his North Surry volleyball team when she plays with confidence.On Tuesday night...

September 22nd, 2015 updated: September 22nd, 2015. |  


Lady Eagles falter in 2nd match

Lady Eagles falter in 2nd match

JONESVILLE — Surry Central lost 3-0 to Starmount in the finale of Saturday’s tri-match.After a tough match with Mount Airy, the Lady Eagle...

September 19th, 2015 |  


Bears pull away from Eagles 3-1

Bears pull away from Eagles 3-1

JONESVILLE — Chuck Morris took a gamble, and it paid off for the Mount Airy volleyball team.The head coach chose to play his bench liberally in ...

September 19th, 2015 updated: September 19th, 2015. |  


Lady Bears’ comeback falls short

Lady Bears’ comeback falls short

JONESVILLE — A slow start and some tough breaks doomed Mount Airy volleyball to its first loss.Starmount beat the Lady Bears 3-2 in the first me...

September 19th, 2015 updated: September 19th, 2015. |  


Eagles win tight over Sauras

Eagles win tight over Sauras

DOBSON — The Surry Central volleyball team opened up its conference season on Thursday with a 3-1 win over South Stokes.Every set was close, but...

September 17th, 2015 |  


Lady Hounds top Carver in WPAC match

Lady Hounds top Carver in WPAC match

North Surry’s Anna Martin goes up for a kill in the second set of a sweep of Carver.Kaylee Freed (9) gets a kill for North Surry off a feed from...

September 17th, 2015 |  


Hounds fall to 4A West Forsyth

Hounds fall to 4A West Forsyth

CLEMMONS — North Surry volleyball has dropped to .500 after a 3-1 loss to West Forsyth.The Lady Greyhounds started out 3-1, but now stand at 6-6...

September 16th, 2015 |  


Lady Bears down Bishop in straight sets

Lady Bears down Bishop in straight sets

Mount Airy volleyball overpowered Bishop McGuinness 3-0 on Tuesday.The undefeated Lady Bears hammered the back line of the Lady Villains with shot aft...

September 15th, 2015 |  


Pilot Mountain fires manager

By Diane Blakemore PILOT MOUNTAIN — The Pilot Mountain Board of Commissioners fired Town Manager Amanda Reid Monday night, without having filled ...

September 15th, 2015 updated: September 15th, 2015. |  


Lady Cards fall in 5 to Wildcats

KING — East Surry volleyball beat West Stokes at home, but couldn’t finish off the Wildcats on the road.The Lady Cardinals lost in the fif...

September 14th, 2015 |  


Eagles defeat Blackhawks at home

Eagles defeat Blackhawks at home

DOBSON — Surry Central volleyball bounced back from a tough first-set loss to defeat West Wilkes 3-1.Coach Carrie Hutchins believes her team is ...

September 14th, 2015 |  


Hounds bounce back against Rams

Hounds bounce back against Rams

After a disappointing loss to Reagan, the North Surry volleyball team bounced back on Saturday with a sweep over the Starmount Rams.The Hounds rode th...

September 14th, 2015 |  


Hounds swept by Raiders

Hounds swept by Raiders

North Surry volleyball started its doubleheader on Saturday with a tough test against an undefeated Reagan team, and despite playing well in spurts, t...

September 14th, 2015 |  


Lady Bears stay unbeaten

DANBURY — The Mount Airy volleyball team may have snuck under the radar to start the season, but the Lady Bears are now flying high with an unde...

September 10th, 2015 |  


Lady Eagles can’t top Trojans

Lady Eagles can’t top Trojans

DOBSON — The Lady Eagles hit the ball harder, but couldn’t pull out a win against Alleghany.Surry Central lost on back-to-back days, but l...

September 2nd, 2015 |  


Cards cruise over Camels

WINSTON-SALEM — The East Surry volleyball team carried Monday’s momentum over to Tuesday for a 3-0 sweep of Atkins.After topping rival Wes...

September 1st, 2015 |  


Lady Eagles fall to West Forsyth

Lady Eagles fall to West Forsyth

DOBSON — Surry Central never got on a run and fell in straight sets to West Forsyth in Tuesday’s volleyball action.The Lady Eagles couldn&...

September 1st, 2015 |  


East Surry tops rival Wildcats

East Surry tops rival Wildcats

PILOT MOUNTAIN — The East Surry volleyball team ended a two-game losing streak on Monday with a 3-0 victory over West Stokes in front of a big c...

August 31st, 2015 |  


Lady Hounds bounce back with 3-0 win

WILKESBORO — The Lady Hounds bounced back from a loss to sweep Wilkes Central 3-0 on the road.North Surry lost to rival Mount Airy last week for...

August 31st, 2015 |  


Lady Bears roll over Elkin

Lady Bears roll over Elkin

Mount Airy volleyball coach Chuck Morris was concerned his team might come out a little flat in its opening match against Elkin on Saturday.The Lady B...

August 29th, 2015 |  


Bears earn milestone win on NS

Bears earn milestone win on NS

Mount Airy volleyball is for real.The Lady Bears went into Thursday’s match with a 3-0 record, but questions still remained, like, “Yeah, ...

August 27th, 2015 |  


Lady Bears pull out 5-setter

WEST JEFFERSON — Mount Airy’s volleyball team went the distance to defeat Ashe County on the road Tuesday night.The Lady Bears won the fir...

August 26th, 2015 |  


Greyhounds show maturity in win

Greyhounds show maturity in win

The North Surry volleyball team notched its third win of the season against Alleghany 3-1, and Greyhound coach Shane Slate thoroughly enjoyed how his ...

August 25th, 2015 |  


Eagles rally for thrilling win

Eagles rally for thrilling win

PILOT MOUNTAIN — It might be August and not March Madness, but Surry Central’s volleyball team made like the Cardiac Pack on Tuesday.Like ...

August 25th, 2015 |  


East Surry serves past Wilkes Central

East Surry serves past Wilkes Central

PILOT MOUNTAIN — The East Surry volleyball team used an attacking mentality and a ferocious serve game to defeat Wilkes Central on Monday in str...

August 24th, 2015 |  


East Surry knocks off Hounds

East Surry knocks off Hounds

The East Surry volleyball team came into its rivalry match against North Surry in desperate need for a win.The Cardinals lost in straight sets to West...

August 20th, 2015 updated: August 20th, 2015. |  


Mount Airy rallies against Elkin

The Mount Airy volleyball team relied on composure and balance to come from behind and defeat the Elkin Elks on Tuesday night.The Granite Bears (1-0) ...

August 18th, 2015 |  


Cardinals mix experience and youth

Cardinals mix experience and youth

PILOT MOUNTAIN — The Easy Surry volleyball team’s magical run in 2014 came up a few points short when the Lady Cardinals dropped the fifth...

August 12th, 2015 |  


Versatile seniors lead Central

Versatile seniors lead Central

DOBSON — A senior leader can be an important piece to the puzzle for a high school sports’ team, and the Surry Central volleyball team los...

August 11th, 2015 updated: August 11th, 2015. |  


Lady Hounds are young in 2015

Lady Hounds are young in 2015

The North Surry volleyball team ran away with its sixth consecutive conference championship in 2014. The Lady Greyhounds swept 21 of their 28 opponent...

August 11th, 2015 |  


Lady Bears poised for big improvement

Lady Bears poised for big improvement

Last season, the Lady Bears went 12-14 with one of the youngest rosters in the region.While Mount Airy is still young, the returning players have some...

August 11th, 2015 |  


MA senior organizes volley event

MA senior organizes volley event

Senior project can be one of the most stressful aspects of a high school student’s final year, but Mount Airy’s Abby Harold is making the ...

August 7th, 2015 |  


Lady Hounds scrimmage 3 teams

Lady Hounds scrimmage 3 teams

Whitney Hall goes up for a spike as her North Surry teammates look on. The Lady Hounds scrimmaged Mount Airy, Wilkes Central and Reagan on Wednesday.M...

July 15th, 2015 |  


Bears host volleyball scrimmages

Bears host volleyball scrimmages

Mount Airy’s Madeline Mayfield arches back for a big swing during Tuesday’s scrimmage with Starmount.Shelbey Taylor dives for a serve to k...

July 14th, 2015 |  


Northern Hospital CEO stepping down

Northern Hospital CEO stepping down

After nearly three years on the job, Northern Hospital of Surry County’s Ned Hill is leaving his post as president and CEO.Hill, who came to Nor...

July 6th, 2015 updated: January 16th, 2018. |  


The year in sports: Spring

The year in sports: Spring

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June 11th, 2015 |  


NS’s Dailey chooses prep path

NS’s Dailey chooses prep path

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June 11th, 2015 |  


Getting hot over Texas softball

I hate the term “viral” in regards to internet sensations, but a softball game from Texas is making news all over the country this week.Se...

June 10th, 2015 |  


Summer camp schedule

Here is a list of summer camps.• June 15-18, the Mount Airy Lady Bears basketball camp will run from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. for girls between grade...

June 9th, 2015 |  


The year in sports: Winter

The year in sports: Winter

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June 9th, 2015 |  


The year in sports, fall season

The year in sports, fall season

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June 8th, 2015 |