Lady Rams take conference win over Cardinals

Lady Rams take conference win over Cardinals

RONDA — The Starmount Lady Rams came out swinging in their 8-3 win over East Wilkes on a rainy Friday night. After a brief rain delay, the Rams ...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Starmount softball take win over Elkin

Starmount softball take win over Elkin

BOONVILLE — In a back and forth affair between Starmount Rams and the Elkin Lady Elks, one team was able to prevail to earn a conference victory...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Students inducted into Beta Club at ceremony

Students inducted into Beta Club at ceremony

This past Monday, Starmount High School had the opportunity to include a select few of their freshmen, sophomores, juniors and seniors in an honors or...

April 19th, 2017 |  


Spring break anticipation

As the weather begins to warm, all students can think about is what they are doing after school, and so students begin to lose their focus in the clas...

April 19th, 2017 updated: April 19th, 2017. |  


Tiny house takeover

Tiny house takeover

This year the Forbush High school carpentry classes have started a new project. This year Forbush decided to build a tiny house.Many of you may have s...

April 13th, 2017 |  


FHS HOSA competes

FHS HOSA competes

Forbush High School — HOSA. The acronym stands for Health Occupation Students of America, but for some students it stands for much more than tha...

April 13th, 2017 |  


The golden year

This year is a very significant year for Forbush High School. Forbush is celebrating its 50th anniversary.Forbush was first built due to a fire at Eas...

April 13th, 2017 |  


Vintage Hollywood — FHS prom

Vintage Hollywood — FHS prom

The 2017 Forbush High School prom was themed “Vintage Hollywood” and took place on April 1. The venue, Bermuda Run Country Club, sported a...

April 13th, 2017 |  


Yadkinville man wins Pro Bass tourney

Yadkinville man wins Pro Bass tourney

Danny Haire, of Yadkinville, won the Pro Bass Fishing League tournament held April 8 on Kerr Lake near Henderson. Haire weighed in a five-fish limit o...

April 12th, 2017 |  


Walters sisters complete basketball season at Guilford

Walters sisters complete basketball season at Guilford

GREENSBORO — Senior Heaven Walters (Starmount) and freshman Miracle Walters (Elkin) recently completed the 2016-2017 season with the Guilford Co...

April 12th, 2017 |  


Campbell and Winebarger pitch no-hitter

WALNUT COVE — The Forbush Falcons baseball team earned a 7-0 win over South Stokes on Monday night. The game was a special one for Tyler Campbel...

April 11th, 2017 |  


Surry golf places third

Surry golf places third

DOBSON — Nick Gunnell and Grayson Ruble both placed in the top 10 to lead Surry Community College’s golf team to a third-place finish at t...

April 11th, 2017 |  


SHS softball advances to 5-3 in MVAC

SHS softball advances to 5-3 in MVAC

BOONVILLE — The Lady Rams softball team has kept up its winning streak with a 10-8 win over North Wilkes and a 7-6 win over Ashe County. The win...

April 11th, 2017 |  


Lady Rams sail past Trojans and Blackhawks

Starmount 10 - Alleghany 0The Starmount Lady Rams wasted very little time in establishing themselves against the Lady Trojans of Alleghany on Monday n...

April 11th, 2017 |  


Forbush softball celebrates 50 years

Forbush softball celebrates 50 years

EAST BEND — Friday night saw Forbush High School welcome back softball players from the 1970s through 2017 as the Falcons celebrated 50 years of...

April 11th, 2017 |  


PSG baseball coaches named

The Powerade State Games High School Baseball Showcase will take place June 14-18 at the UNC Greensboro Baseball Stadium. The High School Baseball Sho...

April 9th, 2017 |  


Wildlife Commission opens hatchery-supported trout waters Saturday

RALEIGH — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission opened Hatchery-Supported Trout Waters in 25 western counties at 7 a.m. on Saturday. The season...

April 5th, 2017 |  


Hunter Safety: Tradition of winning

Hunter Safety: Tradition of winning

The Forbush Hunter Safety team is on its way to the state competition. After winning its district competition, team members took a brief hiatus and ar...

April 5th, 2017 |  


Men’s tennis off to a good start

Men’s tennis off to a good start

The Forbush High School men’s tennis team led by head coach Matthew Tuck is off to a decent start with a record of 3-2 so far. The team is compo...

April 5th, 2017 |  


Forbush raising money for March of Dimes

The March of Dimes organization was founded by Franklin D. Roosevelt in 1938 with a dream to cure polio. It originated as the National Foundation for ...

April 5th, 2017 |  


Class pets join Forbush

Class pets join Forbush

This year the agriculture department at Forbush High School has gained a few new class members. They don’t quite look like normal students.These...

April 5th, 2017 |  


Teachers kissing pigs

Teachers kissing pigs

Forbush High School is always trying to find ways to help out any good cause that it can. The students participate in many fundraisers throughout the ...

April 5th, 2017 |  


Spring 2017 scores

Spring 2017 scores

Spring 2017 baseball, softball, soccer and tennis results from Forbush and Starmount High Schools.Baseball:Feb. 28: West Forsyth 4 - Forbush 3Feb 28: ...

April 4th, 2017 |  


Lady Rams earn 7-0 win over Cards

Lady Rams earn 7-0 win over Cards

BOONVILLE — The Starmount Lady Rams soccer team finally came to play both halves of soccer as the Rams defeated the visiting Lady Cardinals of E...

April 4th, 2017 |  


Rams and Cards battle through seven innings

Rams and Cards battle through seven innings

BOONVILLE — Last week’s Mountain Valley Athletic Conference baseball game between the Starmount Rams and the East Wilkes Cardinals saw bot...

April 4th, 2017 |  


Forbush Braves win softball tournament

Forbush Braves win softball tournament

The Forbush Braves won the Preseason 8U softball tournament held at Courtney Elementary. Team members include, front row, from left, Tori Shelton, Nin...

April 4th, 2017 |  


Hornets win championship

Hornets win championship

The Hornets third-grade team won the 2016-2017 season this past February. Team members include, front row, from left, Connor Parrish, Corde Gray, Alan...

March 30th, 2017 |  


Forbush golf earn important wins

EAST BEND — The Forbush High School men’s golf team has had a successful 2017 season. The team faced off against the defending state champ...

March 29th, 2017 |  


ECU basketball camp scheduled

GREENVILLE — Heather Macy, a Starmount alumnas and current women’s basketball coach at East Carolina University, will be holding summer ba...

March 29th, 2017 |  


Spring 2017 scores

Spring 2017 scores

With the spring season in full swing, many teams have had a successful start. Final scores from baseball, softball, soccer and tennis are listed below...

March 28th, 2017 |  


Lady Rams advance to 3-0 in MVAC

BOONVILLE — The Starmount softball team defeated Alleghany (7-6) and Ashe County (9-1) last week.Starmount 7 - Alleghany 6The Lady Rams beat All...

March 28th, 2017 |  


Falcons dominate East Wilkes, 14-0

Falcons dominate East Wilkes, 14-0

EAST BEND — In a game that only saw five innings and 14 runs, Jamie Sheek drove in eight runs for the Forbush Falcons. Sheek had a tremendous ga...

March 28th, 2017 |  


Lady Rams sail past Lady Trojans

BOONVILLE — The Starmount Lady Rams defeated the Lady Trojans of Alleghany on Tuesday night in Mountain Valley 1A/2A play by a score of 11-0 in ...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


The evolution of prom at FHS

The evolution of prom at FHS

When students are caught up in the excitement of making dinner reservations and shopping for dresses and tuxedos, they often forget the long history o...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


SHS Beta installs butterfly garden

SHS Beta installs butterfly garden

On March 6, Starmount High’s Beta Club decided to “make their mark” for National Beta Week. As a service project, the club worked to...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Starmount’s production of ‘Oklahoma!’

Starmount’s production of ‘Oklahoma!’

Starmount High School is hosting a well-known musical by the name of “Oklahoma!” This popular musical is produced by schools from all acro...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Heroism through HOSA

Heroism through HOSA

Everyone wants the chance to play the hero in someone else’s life. Whether the thought has only crossed their minds once or whether that thought...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Spring 2017 scores

Spring 2017 scores

With the 2017 spring season in full swing, several teams have earned a few wins while some are still searching for their first taste of victory.Final ...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Lady Rams soccer earns a win and a loss

The Starmount Rams soccer team earned a win and a loss over the past few days. The Rams took on Elkin on Friday night where they came away with a 3-1 ...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Forbush baseball defeats number one ranked West Davidson, 8-3

Forbush baseball defeats number one ranked West Davidson, 8-3

EAST BEND — The Forbush Falcons baseball team has been on a roll this season as the team has only lost one game. On Monday night, the Falcons to...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Rams beat Elks in nine innings

ELKIN — The Elkin Buckin’ Elks and the Starmount Rams baseball team always draw a crowd when the two teams meet up on the field. On Friday...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Falcons win Invitational Championship

Falcons win Invitational Championship

EAST BEND — The Forbush Falcons soccer team captured its second Forbush Invitational Championship on Saturday night.The Falcons came away with a...

March 14th, 2017 |  


Forbush Junior and Senior teams win District Hunter Safety Tournament

Forbush Junior and Senior teams win District Hunter Safety Tournament

HARMONY — On Saturday morning into the night hours, more than 70 hunter safety teams from around North Carolina, with 522 participants, travelle...

March 14th, 2017 |  


Starmount softball earns first conference win

Starmount softball earns first conference win

The Lady Elks softball team started off its 2017 season with a home game against Starmount last week. The Elks and the Rams battled through seven inni...

March 14th, 2017 |  


Wildcats run wild on Lady Rams

Wildcats run wild on Lady Rams

BOONVILLE — The West Stokes Lady Wildcats defeated the Starmount Lady Rams on Friday afternoon by a score of 9-0. The Lady Wildcats ran out to a...

March 14th, 2017 |  


Wildcats run wild on Lady Rams

Wildcats run wild on Lady Rams

BOONVILLE — The West Stokes Lady Wildcats defeated the Starmount Lady Rams on Friday afternoon by a score of 9-0. The Lady Wildcats ran out to a...

March 11th, 2017 |  


Lady Rams improve to 1-0-1

Lady Rams improve to 1-0-1

The Lady Rams of Starmount earned their first win of the season on Friday night over Highland School of Technology. Earlier in the week, the Rams tied...

March 8th, 2017 |  


Hornets win championship

Hornets win championship

On Feb. 18, the Hornets won the fifth-grade girls basketball championship. Team members include, front row, from left, Salem Parker, Xiomaro Sanchez, ...

March 8th, 2017 |  


Wells Fargo Cup standings

Wells Fargo Cup standings

Wells Fargo, along with the North Carolina High School Athletic Association, has announced the final standings in the Wells Fargo Conference Cup compe...

March 7th, 2017 |  


FHS Hunter Safety to compete at Regionals

EAST BEND — The Forbush High School Hunter Safety team is no stranger to success. This weekend the team will travel to Harmony for the Regional ...

March 7th, 2017 |