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School Spirit

Sarah Brown shows off her state championship ring for winning the outdoor pole vault title in record-setting fashion at last year’s 2A state track and field championships. Sarah Brown’s championship ring honoring her performance in […]

High School Football

Wednesday Night Lights

PILOT MOUNTAIN — The intensity of the East Surry-West Stokes football rivalry builds every year, and the 2018 edition did not disappoint. An approaching storm moved the game from Friday to Wednesday to ensure the […]

High School Tennis

Back on track

It had been six days since East Surry’s tennis team suffered a disappointing loss to fellow Northwest 1A Conference Bishop McGuinness. The Lady Cardinals were eager to redeem that setback, and it wasn’t going to […]


Hot and Cold

Two Surry County teams met on the volleyball court Monday afternoon and left trending in different directions. Both North Surry and Mount Airy have had roller coaster seasons to this point. Despite losing their first […]

High School Tennis 
High School Tennis

WINSTON-SALEM — While tennis is generally thought of as a game of individual athletes, team tennis requires that everyone pull together and give their all for success. Surry Central needed the contributions of every player […]

High School Football

Party Crashers

DOBSON — Surry Central fans arrived in droves donning red, white, and blue to support the Golden Eagles in what was dubbed a “Party in the USA.” Both East Surry and Surry Central entered Friday’s […]

High School Soccer

Hounds roll EW

RONDA — The East Wilkes Cardinals men’s soccer team was looking to break their six-game losing streak on Wednesday night. The Cardinals hosted North Surry on a humid night in Ronda. While temperatures were hot […]

High School Soccer

Eagles back on track

DOBSON — The Surry Central Golden Eagles ended their three-game winless streak with a 3-2 win over West Iredell. The Eagles’ journey to being one of the area’s most dangerous soccer teams will be a […]

High School Tennis

Seeking Six

DOBSON — The “Search for Six” began in earnest on Tuesday afternoon, and the five-time defending Western Piedmont 2A champions from Surry Central looked the part. Playing a Carver team that was already shorthanded, the […]