Rams take MVAC win over Cardinals

Rams take MVAC win over Cardinals

BOONVILLE — On Friday night, East Wilkes travelled to Boonville to take on the Starmount Rams. With only a few weeks left in the regular season,...

January 31st, 2018 |  


MVAC wrestling tournament results

MVAC wrestling tournament results

HAYS — The Mountain Valley Athletic Conference held the 2018 conference wrestling match on Saturday at North Wilkes High School. Elkin, East Wil...

January 30th, 2018 |  


Falcons take vital WPAC win in overtime

Falcons take vital WPAC win in overtime

MOUNT AIRY — The sixth-ranked 2A team in North Carolina, the Lady Falcons of Forbush, travelled to North Surry on last week and came away with a...

January 29th, 2018 |  


Local sports briefs

Surry Storm to hold tryoutsThe Surry Storm basketball organization is rolling out its spring 2018 season, and tryouts have been scheduled. Surry Storm...

January 24th, 2018 |  


Basketball scores and schedules

Women’s Basketball:Starmount:Nov. 28: Surry Central 53 - Starmount 8Dec. 1: Forbush 78 - Starmount 46Dec. 6: Galax 45 - Starmount 33Dec. 12: Sta...

January 24th, 2018 |  


MVAC swim meet results

PILOT MOUNTAIN — The Mountain Valley Athletic Conference swim meet was held Saturday afternoon at the Armfield Civic Center in Pilot Mountain. S...

January 24th, 2018 |  


Rams earn MVAC win over Buckin’ Elks

Rams earn MVAC win over Buckin’ Elks

ELKIN — After the winter storm canceled school and athletic events last week, the Buckin’ Elks and Starmount Rams were ready to take the c...

January 23rd, 2018 |  


Lady Elks break losing streak with MVAC win

Lady Elks break losing streak with MVAC win

ELKIN — Coming into Monday night’s game between Elkin and Starmount, both teams were looking for a well-deserved win. The Lady Elks were o...

January 23rd, 2018 |  


Winter conditions bring changes to athletic events for Friday night

With road conditions still questionable, many of tonight’s sporting events have been rescheduled.The basketball games between Elkin and Starmoun...

January 19th, 2018 |  


Basketball scores and schedules

Women’s Basketball:Starmount:Nov. 28: Surry Central 53 - Starmount 8Dec. 1: Forbush 78 - Starmount 46Dec. 6: Galax 45 - Starmount 33Dec. 12: Sta...

January 18th, 2018 |  


UPDATE: Wildlife Commission postpones public hearing in Elkin

Due to the snow that arrived Wednesday in the region, the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission has postponed a public hearing that was schedul...

January 15th, 2018 updated: January 17th, 2018. |  


Winston-Salem Dash make staffing hires for 2018

WINSTON-SALEM — The Winston-Salem Dash have hired new staff and promoted several of their front office team members in preparation for the 2018 ...

January 14th, 2018 |  


MVAC wrestling results and standings

Official Mountain Valley Athletic Conference Standings as of Jan. 6.Wilkes Central 4-0; 13-15West Wilkes 3-0; 13-1Starmount 2-1; 10-5Ashe County 2-1; ...

January 13th, 2018 |  


Lady Falcons take WPAC win in overtime

Lady Falcons take WPAC win in overtime

EAST BEND — It was a wild Western Piedmont Athletic Conference game for the Forbush Lady Falcons (12-2, 5-0) and the North Surry Greyhounds (7-9...

January 12th, 2018 |  


Falcons fall in WPAC showdown

Falcons fall in WPAC showdown

EAST BEND — The men’s basketball game against Forbush and North Surry capped off an intense night in East Bend. After an overtime game in ...

January 12th, 2018 |  


Basketball scores and schedules

Women’s Basketball:Starmount:Nov. 28: Surry Central 53 - Starmount 8Dec. 1: Forbush 78 - Starmount 46Dec. 6: Galax 45 - Starmount 33Dec. 12: Sta...

January 11th, 2018 |  


Falcons and Greyhounds battle on the mat

Falcons and Greyhounds battle on the mat

MOUNT AIRY — The Forbush Falcons wrestling team took on North Surry last week in Western Piedmont Athletic Conference play at the Ron King Gym. ...

January 10th, 2018 |  


Legends of yesterday, heroes of today, and stars of tomorrow to meet

WINSTON SALEM — On Jan. 13, Bowman Gray will hold a preview for the upcoming season. The event will be held at Smith-Reynolds Airport at 3817 N....

January 10th, 2018 |  


Starmount splits games with East Wilkes

RONDA — On the second day of the new year, the Starmount Rams traveled to Ronda to take on the East Wilkes Cardinals in a Mountain Valley Athlet...

January 10th, 2018 |  


Falcons fall short against West Stokes

Falcons fall short against West Stokes

EAST BEND — The Forbush Falcons men’s basketball team was overwhelmed by the visiting West Stokes Wildcats on Friday night. The Falcons pu...

January 10th, 2018 |  


Falcons fly past Wildcats, 66-50

Falcons fly past Wildcats, 66-50

EAST BEND — The Forbush Lady Falcons kept their undefeated Western Piedmont Athletic Conference record alive on Friday night with a win over the...

January 10th, 2018 |  


Rams take first place in Holiday Tournament

Rams take first place in Holiday Tournament

BOONVILLE — The 2017 Cook’s Holiday Classic Tournament came to a close on Friday night, and the Starmount Rams took home the Championship ...

January 2nd, 2018 |  


Starmount takes seventh place over Salem

BOONVILLE — The Lady Rams finished off the Cook’s Tournament by taking a 65-57 win over Salem Baptist Christian on Friday night. The win p...

January 2nd, 2018 |  


Forbush places seventh in tournament

Forbush places seventh in tournament

BOONVILLE — The Forbush Falcons competed in the Cook’s Holiday Classic Tournament at Starmount High School last weekend. Forbush fell to E...

January 2nd, 2018 |  


Falcons place third in Galax tourney

Falcons place third in Galax tourney

GALAX, Va. — Forbush’s girls basketball team got everything it wanted out of the Skyline National Bank Christmas Tournament except for the...

January 2nd, 2018 |  


Winter basketball schedules

Women’s Basketball:Elkin:Nov. 28: North Stokes 58 - Elkin 52Nov. 29: East Surry 65 - Elkin 36Dec. 5: West Wilkes 62 - Elkin 46Dec. 6: East Surry...

December 28th, 2017 |  


SCC baseballers deliver holiday cheer

SCC baseballers deliver holiday cheer

DOBSON — Six inches of snow did little to stop Surry Community College’s baseball team from helping out the community on Dec. 9.For the 12...

December 27th, 2017 |  


Forbush athletes earn All-Conference for Fall sports

The Western Piedmont Athletic Association released its All Conference list for the Fall 2017 season. Forbush earned several spots on the list, and the...

December 27th, 2017 |  


State Games registration now open

State Games registration now open

GREENSBORO — The 2018 Powerade State Games of North Carolina won’t be taking place for several more months, but it’s already time to...

December 27th, 2017 |  


Starmount names Athletes of the Month

Starmount names Athletes of the Month

BOONVILLE — Last week Starmount High School named its Athletes of the Month for September, October and November. Andres O’Campo, Maggie Fr...

December 20th, 2017 |  


Starmount to host basketball tournament

BOONVILLE — Starmount High School will be hosting the 2017 Cook’s Holiday Classic basketball tournament from Dec. 27-29. This is a three-d...

December 20th, 2017 |  


Winter basketball schedules

Women’s Basketball:Elkin:Nov. 28: North Stokes 58 - Elkin 52Nov. 29: East Surry 65 - Elkin 36Dec. 5: West Wilkes 62 - Elkin 46Dec. 6: East Surry...

December 19th, 2017 |  


Falcons fall short against Cardinals

Falcons fall short against Cardinals

EAST BEND — Thursday night’s game between the Lady Cardinals and the Lady Falcons brought out the fire and the intensity of both teams. Fo...

December 19th, 2017 |  


Starmount High School inducts 2017 Hall of Fame class

Starmount High School inducts 2017 Hall of Fame class

BOONVILLE — Starmount High School inducted its second Hall of Fame class on Friday night in Boonville. The Rams started the Hall of Fame last ye...

December 19th, 2017 |  


Falcons down Cardinals, 64-46

Falcons down Cardinals, 64-46

EAST BEND — Last week, the East Wilkes Cardinals (0-5, 0-1) traveled to East Bend to take on the Forbush Falcons (4-3, 1-0). Both teams put up a...

December 19th, 2017 |  


Lady Rams take 62-42 win over Elkin

Lady Rams take 62-42 win over Elkin

BOONVILLE — The Starmount Lady Rams put on a show on Tuesday night as they hosted the Lady Elks in Boonville. Starmount came out firing and took...

December 14th, 2017 |  


Winter basketball schedules

Women’s Basketball:Elkin:Nov. 28: North Stokes 58 - Elkin 52Nov. 29: East Surry 65 - Elkin 36Dec. 5: West Wilkes 62 - Elkin 46Dec. 6: East Surry...

December 14th, 2017 |  


Powerade State Games registration open for 2018 baseball tournament

Powerade State Games registration open for 2018 baseball tournament

The 2017-18 Powerade State Games are gearing up for registration for various sports. The competition site for this year’s events are Greensboro ...

December 13th, 2017 |  


SHS Hall of Fame ceremony to take place on Friday

BOONVILLE — The Starmount High School Hall of Fame will hold its induction ceremony on Friday. The ceremony will take place in the Starmount gym...

December 13th, 2017 |  


Starmount basketball splits games against South Stokes

Starmount basketball splits games against South Stokes

Starmount basketball traveled to South Stokes on Dec. 4 to take on the Sauras. The Rams were able to win the girl’s game, while falling in the b...

December 12th, 2017 |  


Winter basketball schedules

Women’s Basketball:Elkin:Nov. 28: North Stokes 58 - Elkin 52Nov. 29: East Surry 65 - Elkin 36Dec. 5: West Wilkes at ElkinDec. 6: Elkin at East S...

December 6th, 2017 |  


Surry softball gives back to children in need

Surry softball gives back to children in need

DOBSON — Winning games is always among the top priorities for Surry Community College’s softball program. The opportunity to help others i...

December 6th, 2017 |  


Lady Falcons take win over Starmount

Lady Falcons take win over Starmount

EAST BEND — Things were smooth sailing for the Forbush Falcons women’s basketball team on Friday night. The Falcons hosted their cross-cou...

December 5th, 2017 |  


Rams outlast Falcons comeback

Rams outlast Falcons comeback

EAST BEND — It’s no surprise that when Forbush and Starmount meet on the court or the field, sparks tend to fly. On Friday night, the Rams...

December 5th, 2017 |  


Caiti Mickles signs with Pfeiffer University

Caiti Mickles signs with Pfeiffer University

Forbush High School softball player Caiti Mickles signed with Pfeiffer University last week in East Bend. She was joined by her dad, Scotty Mickles, a...

December 5th, 2017 |  


West Yadkin JV wins championship

West Yadkin JV wins championship

The West Yadkin junior varsity football team completed its undefeated season with a championship win against Jonesville on Nov. 11. .neFileBlock { ma...

December 5th, 2017 |  


Local wins at US disc golf tourney

Local wins at US disc golf tourney

Last month, Aaron Shindledecker and his doubles partner, James Hopkins, claimed top honors in the United States Amateur Disc Golf Championship. In Sep...

November 27th, 2017 |  


MVAC soccer All Conference and Honorable Mention

MVAC soccer All Conference and Honorable Mention

The Mountain Valley Athletic Conference has released All Conference and Honorable Mention for the men’s 2017 soccer season. Starmount came away ...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


2017 football All Conference and Honorable Mention

The Mountain Valley Athletic Conference released All Conference and Honorable Mention for the 2017 football season. Wilkes Central came away with the ...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


Starmount Rams basketball schedules

Starmount Rams basketball schedules

BOONVILLE — The 2017-2018 Starmount basketball schedules have been released for the men’s and women’s basketball teams. The Rams wil...

November 22nd, 2017 |