Snow signs with Salem

DOBSON — Most athletes spend close to 15 years honing their craft in hopes of making it to the collegiate level. Surry Central senior Brooke Snow only three years to do so. “Signing collegiately after […]


Thousands mourn trooper’s death

By Wendy Byerly Wood – – Kristian Russell – – Beanie Taylor – WILKES COUNTY — The atmosphere was one of somber respect as family, friends, law enforcement, government officials and the […]

High School Football

Mauldin commits to Quakers

Make it five. The list of North Surry Greyhounds committed to play college football increased to a handful on Wednesday when Carson Mauldin signed his National Letter of Intent with Guilford College. Listed at 6-foot-4 […]

College Sports

Smith named All-Conference at ECU

GREENVILLE — Back in February, former East Surry standout Tyler Smith went into his sophomore season on the East Carolina University baseball team projected as a swingman and possible mid-week starter for the nationally-ranked Pirates. […]

High School Track and Field

A pair of eights

GREENSBORO — It would have taken the proverbial “perfect storm” for the Mount Airy men to pull off a three-peat in the NCHSAA 1A track and field championships, but the storm came a little late […]


Delving into the past

HILLSVILLE, VA — After waiting 50 years, what’s another 41 days? That was the general feel of the community of Hillsville, just a few miles north of Mount Airy, with the decision to delay opening […]