Basketball: Starmount boys basketball splits opening games

Basketball: Starmount boys basketball splits opening games

BOONVILLE - A new season of Starmount basketball started Tuesday night, and there was no shortage of drama on the court.Tied at 37 with less than thre...

December 3rd, 2015 |  


Girls Basketball: Is Starmount ready to snap streak?

Girls Basketball: Is Starmount ready to snap streak?

BOONVILLE - For the Starmount girl’s basketball team, the start of their season is a chance to erase the past and start anew. Although a streak ...

December 3rd, 2015 |  


Football: All-Conference players named, East Wilkes on top

Football: All-Conference players named, East Wilkes on top

It was a season to remember for East Wilkes, and not surprisingly, plenty of Cardinals filled the slate of those named to the Mountain Valley Athletic...

December 1st, 2015 |  


Buckin’ Elks looking to stop the struggle

Buckin’ Elks looking to stop the struggle

The Elkin boys basketball team struggled to push points Monday night in their second game of the season, but there isn’t reason to push the pani...

December 1st, 2015 |  


Girls Basketball: Elkin dominant on defense for big win Monday night

Girls Basketball: Elkin dominant on defense for big win Monday night

Just two games into the season, the Elkin Lady Elks have had no shortage of success, and continued to build momentum with a win on Monday night.Behind...

December 1st, 2015 |  


Families enjoy free Thanksgiving dinner

Families enjoy free Thanksgiving dinner

Theo Kakouras, owner of Theo’s Italian & Family Restaurant in Jonesville enjoys a moment with the Anglin family. For the past 19 years, Kako...

November 29th, 2015 |  


Surry Central brings back wrestling tournament

DOBSON — After missing last year, Surry Central brought back the Jimmy Martin Classic wrestling tournament Saturday.Several unexpected things pr...

November 29th, 2015 |  


Football: East Wilkes’ season comes to a close, winningest team in program history

Football: East Wilkes’ season comes to a close, winningest team in program history

RONDA - As the saying goes, all good things must come to an end. For the East Wilkes football team, a remarkable season came to an end Friday night.Th...

November 29th, 2015 |  


Elkin legend inducted into hall of fame

Elkin legend inducted into hall of fame

An Elkin legend for more than 40 years was honored earlier this fall.John Charles was inducted into the Lenoir-Rhyne Hall of Fame in late September. C...

November 27th, 2015 |  


East Wilkes basketball playing the waiting game

East Wilkes basketball playing the waiting game

It’s November, and that means one thing for local schools… basketball.Unless the school is East Wilkes. With East Wilkes looking to advanc...

November 27th, 2015 |