Lady Falcons dominate Rams and Cardinals

Lady Falcons dominate Rams and Cardinals

EAST BEND — The Forbush Lady Falcons softball team has had an undefeated first week of the 2017 season. On Friday night, the Falcons traveled to...

March 7th, 2017 |  


Falcons earn 13-1 win over Rams

BOONVILLE — The Forbush and Starmount baseball teams met up for the first time this season in Boonville last Friday night. With temperatures fal...

March 7th, 2017 |  


Starmount spring sports schedules

BOONVILLE — The Starmount baseball, softball and soccer teams have successfully completed the first full week of the 2017 spring season. Soccer ...

March 7th, 2017 |  


Rams and Bears end in tie

Rams and Bears end in tie

BOONVILLE — The Lady Bears of Mount Airy and the Lady Rams of Starmount battled to a 1-1 tie on Wednesday night. In a game that went from attack...

March 3rd, 2017 |  


Falcons baseball team is looking for 2016 success to roll-over to 2017

EAST BEND — The Forbush High School baseball team is looking to continue its dominating performances with another conference championship for th...

March 1st, 2017 |  


Lady Falcons softball looking for another WPAC championship

EAST BEND — The Forbush Falcons softball team didn’t get the ending it wanted last season, but this season the team is back and ready for ...

March 1st, 2017 |  


Forbush women’s soccer looking to replicate 2016 regular season

Forbush women’s soccer looking to replicate 2016 regular season

EAST BEND — It’s a well-known fact that the Forbush High School women’s soccer team is one of the best teams in the western part of ...

February 28th, 2017 |  


Lady Falcons fall to East Rutherford, 71-64 in the first round of the NCHSAA 2A Playoffs

Lady Falcons fall to East Rutherford, 71-64 in the first round of the NCHSAA 2A Playoffs

EAST BEND — The first round of the 2A NCHSAA playoffs saw the Forbush Lady Falcons (21-6) take on East Rutherford (18-7) on Tuesday night. The F...

February 28th, 2017 |  


Mallory Fobes earns her fourth title in the Winternational golf series

PINEHURST — Recent history of the Winternationals would have forecasted February not to be a kind month to the high-school-aged boys and girls c...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Starmount High School alumni, Heaven Walters, earns ODAC basketball recognition

SALEM, Va. — Guilford College basketball player and Starmount High School alumnas Heaven Walters earned All-Old Dominion Athletic Conference bas...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Marriage vows make the cut

Marriage vows make the cut

Although poetry has always been linked to Valentine’s Day, why is it so important to that day of love? People use poetry as a way to express how...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Skimming through school

Skimming through school

Homework is something everyone has had to deal with at least once in life. For many students, homework is their lives, especially if that homework is ...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Nicks serves as SHS representative

Nicks serves as SHS representative

Do you ever wonder who controls exam periods, field trips, and school improvements? The Yadkin County Board of Education is in control of all of these...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


MVAC All Conference and Honorable Mention

MVAC All Conference and Honorable Mention

The Mountain Valley Athletic Conference released the list of recipients for All Conference and honorable mention for the 2016-2017 basketball season.N...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Elkin, East Wilkes, and Forbush women’s basketball teams make NCHSAA playoffs

The 2017 basketball playoff brackets have been released and three local girls teams made it to the next stage. Elkin, East Wilkes and Forbush will tip...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Lady Falcons win WPAC semifinals over Surry Central then fall in finals to North Surry

Lady Falcons win WPAC semifinals over Surry Central then fall in finals to North Surry

EAST BEND — The Lady Falcons of Forbush pulled away for a 61-54 semifinal win over Surry Central in Thursday night’s semifinal of the West...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Elkin, Starmount, and Forbush wrestlers compete at State Championship

GREENSBORO — Several wrestlers from Elkin, Starmount and Forbush competed in the first rounds of the NCHSAA Individual Wrestling Championships h...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Winter 2016-2017 schedules and results

The final regular season basketball games have been played and the teams are now getting ready for conference tournaments and playoffs. Final scores f...

February 14th, 2017 |  


Walters named to All-District V Team

Walters named to All-District V Team

GREENSBORO — Guilford College senior and Starmount High School graduate, Heaven Walters, was named to the College Sports Information Directors o...

February 14th, 2017 |  


Forbush indoor track and swimming results

The Forbush Falcons Indoor Track and Swimming teams had successful winter seasons as several of their athletes made their mark at the State Championsh...

February 14th, 2017 |  


Eagles down Forbush, advance to semis

Eagles down Forbush, advance to semis

DOBSON — Surry Central’s boys’ basketball team won’t know until the weekend if it will return to the NCHSAA 2A state playoffs ...

February 14th, 2017 |  


Rams move on to MVAC semifinals

Rams move on to MVAC semifinals

BOONVILLE — The first round of the Mountain Valley Athletic Conference basketball tournament saw East Wilkes travel to Boonville on Friday night...

February 11th, 2017 |  


Winter 2016-2017 schedules and results

The final regular season basketball games have been played and the teams are now getting ready for conference tournaments and playoffs. Final scores f...

February 11th, 2017 |  


Lady Cards take a win over Starmount

Lady Cards take a win over Starmount

RONDA — The East Wilkes Lady Cardinals basketball team made the most of its first-round MVAC tournament game on Thursday night. The Cards hosted...

February 11th, 2017 |  


PSG registration now open for softball

GREENSBORO — The 2017 Powerade States Games are fast approaching and the schedules, venues, and the coaches for each division have been named. F...

February 9th, 2017 |  


MVAC All Conference wrestling recipients named

MVAC All Conference wrestling recipients named

The Mountain Valley Athletic Conference released the All Conference and Honorable Mention recipients for the 2016-2017 wrestling season. Elkin, East W...

February 9th, 2017 |  


Winter 2016-2017 schedules and results

Winter 2016-2017 schedules and results

With winter sports winding down, many teams are vying for a conference win. Below is the running schedule for the 2016-2017 winter sports for Elkin, E...

February 6th, 2017 |  


Lexia Wingler signs with SCC

Lexia Wingler signs with SCC

EAST BEND — The Forbush Falcons have no shortage of talent on the volleyball court, and this past season Lexia Wingler showed her dominance as a...

February 1st, 2017 |  


Davis and Edwards named to 2A All State Team

Davis and Edwards named to 2A All State Team

GREENSBORO — Forbush High School is known for the talent it has on the soccer field. The men’s soccer team kept the talent going this past...

February 1st, 2017 |  


Powerade Games to be held in the Triad

DURHAM — North Carolina’s largest multi-sport, amateur athletic sporting event will be held in the Piedmont Triad region in 2017. The Powe...

February 1st, 2017 |  


Forbush swimming strikes gold

PILOT MOUNTAIN — It all started with a gold medal winning relay. Two and a half hours later, it ended with a celebration. From the opening dive ...

January 31st, 2017 |  


Greyhounds roll past Falcons

Greyhounds roll past Falcons

EAST BEND — Last week the Forbush Falcons matched up with the North Surry Greyhounds in East Bend. The Lady Falcons had the stage set for a win ...

January 31st, 2017 |  


Winter 2016-2017 schedules and results

With winter sports underway, many teams have had a successful start, while others haven’t had the best of luck. Below is the running schedule fo...

January 26th, 2017 |  


Forbush wrestling and swim results

Forush’s wrestling and swimming seasons are coming to a close and both teams are trying to pull out as many wins as possible.Forbush’s swi...

January 25th, 2017 updated: January 25th, 2017. |  


Starmount basketball results

Men’s basketball: Starmount 66 - Elkin 49ELKIN — In front of a jam packed crowd on Friday night, the Battle of the Bridge basketball editi...

January 24th, 2017 |  


Eagles shut down, then rout Falcons

Eagles shut down, then rout Falcons

DOBSON — It was a sign of things to come when Surry Central’s boys held Forbush without a point for the first five minutes of Friday night...

January 24th, 2017 |  


Forbush changes tactics, beats Central

Forbush changes tactics, beats Central

DOBSON — Forbush had a plan for how to beat Surry Central in Friday night’s girls game, and it was working well in the first quarter.Then ...

January 24th, 2017 |  


Winter 2016-2017 schedules and results

Winter 2016-2017 schedules and results

With winter sports underway, many teams have had a successful start, while others haven’t had the best of luck. Below is the running schedule fo...

January 19th, 2017 |  


Local sports briefs

2017 events and campsStarmount HOF Ceremony scheduledBOONVILLE — The Starmount Hall of Fame Committee announced the ceremony to induct the inaug...

January 19th, 2017 |  


Powerade baseball registration now open

The 2017 Powerade State Games are now open for registration for baseball. Local talent will be included in Region 7. Region 7 includes Elkin, East Wil...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Wrestling Roundup

Wrestling Roundup

KING — On Friday, the West Stokes Wildcats hosted a Quad-Meet with South Stokes, Forbush, and Carver. South Stokes went 3-0 on the evening with ...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Local sports briefs

2017 events and campsTri-county baseball camp scheduledElkin High School, along with East Wilkes and Alleghany, are holding a tri-county baseball camp...

January 12th, 2017 |  


Winter 2016-2017 schedules and results

Winter 2016-2017 schedules and results

With winter sports underway, many teams have had a successful start, while others haven’t had the best of luck. Below is the running schedule fo...

January 12th, 2017 |  


Middle-school students can apply for basketball camp scholarships

DOBSON — Surry-Yadkin EMC is giving two local middle school students an opportunity to hit the hardwood alongside their favorite college basketb...

January 11th, 2017 |  


Bears handle sandwich game, sweep Rams

Bears handle sandwich game, sweep Rams

This could have been a serious “trap game” situation for the fifth-ranked Mount Airy boys basketball team. Only the Granite Bears wouldn&#...

January 5th, 2017 |  


Winter 2016-2017 schedules and results

Winter 2016-2017 schedules and results

With winter sports underway, many teams have had a successful start, while others haven’t had the best of luck. Below is the running schedule fo...

January 5th, 2017 |  


Rams and Cardinals take on the New Year

Rams and Cardinals take on the New Year

BOONVILLE — The Starmount Rams and the East Wilkes Cardinals met up on Tuesday night to kick off their first conference games of 2017.Men’...

January 5th, 2017 |  


Falcons hold on to beat Cardinals

Falcons hold on to beat Cardinals

RONDA — The East Wilkes Cardinals boys basketball team has had a tough start to its basketball season this year. On Thursday night, the Cardinal...

January 3rd, 2017 |  


Winter 2016-2017 schedules and results

With winter sports underway, many teams have had a successful start, while others haven’t had the best of luck. Below is the running schedule fo...

December 29th, 2016 |  


Surry baseball teams up with sheriff’s department for food drive

Surry baseball teams up with sheriff’s department for food drive

When Surry Community College’s baseball club teams up with the Surry County Sheriff’s Department, there is no game to be played, but there...

December 28th, 2016 |