Forbush wins wild game over Surry Central

Forbush wins wild game over Surry Central

DOBSON — The highly-touted matchup of 2A juggernauts, Forbush and Surry Central, took place last week and lived up to all expectations. Both the...

September 26th, 2017 |  


Fall 2017 scores

Football:Forbush:West Wilkes 42 - Forbush 17Forbush 37 - North Iredell 13East Wilkes 42 - Forbush 0Starmount 20 - Forbush 0North Wilkes 49 - Forbush 1...

September 26th, 2017 |  


Forbush takes 17-14 win over Carver

Forbush takes 17-14 win over Carver

EAST BEND — Forbush football started of its Western Piedmont Conference play with a 17-14 win over Carver last Friday night.Quarterback Blake Wi...

September 26th, 2017 |  


Starmount Rams outlast powerhouse Mount Airy

Starmount Rams outlast powerhouse Mount Airy

BOONVILLE — The Starmount Lady Rams volleyball team has once again shown just how much of a powerhouse team it is this season. Last week the Lad...

September 26th, 2017 |  


Starmount and Elkin battle in Boonville

Starmount and Elkin battle in Boonville

BOONVILLE — In a rivalry that dates back to 1967, there is always a bit of drama when the Elkin Buckin’ Elks and the Starmount Rams meet o...

September 26th, 2017 |  


Fall 2017 scores

Football:Starmount:Mount Airy 28 - Starmount 7East Surry 39 - Starmount 20West Stokes 22 - Starmount 20Starmount 20 - Forbush 0Forbush:West Wilkes 42 ...

September 20th, 2017 |  


North Wilkes overcomes Falcons, 49-19

North Wilkes overcomes Falcons, 49-19

EAST BEND — Just as it looked like the Forbush Falcons football team was about to beat an unbeaten team, the tide changed. On Friday night, Forb...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Enigma places second in Super States Tournament

Enigma places second in Super States Tournament

Enigma placed second in the GSL East Coast Super States Tournament in Myrtle Beach this past weekend. The team went undefeated on Saturday winning fou...

September 20th, 2017 updated: September 20th, 2017. |  


Forbush women’s tennis remains undefeated in WPAC

Forbush women’s tennis has continued its successful 2017 run with two more wins. Last week the Falcons beat Carver 6-0 and Atkins 6-3. With the ...

September 19th, 2017 |  


Rams beat Cardinals in 43 minutes

Rams beat Cardinals in 43 minutes

BOONVILLE — The Starmount Rams soccer team continued its dominating streak of performances with a 9-0 win over East Wilkes on Monday night. The ...

September 19th, 2017 updated: September 20th, 2017. |  


Sports Briefs

Forbush alumni soccer match scheduledEAST BEND — The Forbush High School annual alumni soccer match will be played on the new soccer field at Fo...

September 14th, 2017 |  


Fall 2017 scores

Football:Elkin:Elkin 31 - Surry Central 14North Surry 35 - Elkin 14Mount Airy 51 - Elkin 14East Wilkes:East Wilkes 36 - East Surry 20East Wilkes 52 - ...

September 13th, 2017 |  


Forbush women’s tennis results

North Iredell 8 - Forbush 1Singles1. Holly Griffin (NI) def. Stephanie Swain (FHS) 8-02. Caleyah Gaither (NI) def. Rachel Dixon (FHS) 8-33. Haley Grif...

September 13th, 2017 |  


Knights win four straight, lead Region X

DOBSON — After winning four games in a five-day span, Surry Community College’s volleyball team now stands atop the Region X standings.The...

September 13th, 2017 |  


Unifi Bowl trophy headed back to Boonville

Unifi Bowl trophy headed back to Boonville

EAST BEND — The Unifi Bowl is the type of rivalry game that goes deeper than football. It’s a rivalry that’s ingrained into the mind...

September 12th, 2017 |  


Lady Rams sweep Cardinals in three

Lady Rams sweep Cardinals in three

BOONVILLE — The Starmount Lady Rams volleyball team earned a vital Mountain Valley Athletic Conference win last week in Boonville. The Rams swep...

September 12th, 2017 |  


Falcons win one, lose one

Falcons win one, lose one

North Surry 3 - Forbush 1EAST BEND — The Forbush Falcons volleyball team has seen its fair share of success, as well as a few downfalls. Last we...

September 12th, 2017 |  


2017 football schedule and results

Aug. 18:Elkin 31 - Surry Central 14East Wilkes 36 - East Surry 20Mount Airy 28 - Starmount 7West Wilkes 42 - Forbush 17Aug. 25:North Surry 35 - Elkin ...

September 6th, 2017 |  


Sports Briefs

Forbush alumni soccer match scheduledEAST BEND — The Forbush High School annual alumni soccer match will be played on the new soccer field at Fo...

September 6th, 2017 |  


Week four football preview

Week four football preview

With the fourth week of high school football rolling into town, teams are gearing up for another showdown.One of the biggest games of the season will ...

September 6th, 2017 |  


Forbush golfer starts season off on high note

Forbush golfer starts season off on high note

Forbush golfer Mallory Fobes has had a great start to the 2017 golf season. Fobes shot a 36 at Cedarbrook on Aug. 22, which is the course that will ho...

September 6th, 2017 |  


Surry Knights split with pair of NCAA D-III teams

DOBSON — Surry Community College’s volleyball team challenged itself by taking on two NCAA Division III schools Saturday in the Greensboro...

September 5th, 2017 |  


East Wilkes outmuscles Forbush, 42-0

East Wilkes outmuscles Forbush, 42-0

RONDA — Friday night football had a new look last week as several local games were moved up to Thursday night due to inclement weather. Forbush ...

September 5th, 2017 |  


Team second in nation

Team second in nation

The Forbush Hunter Safety Jr. team (Yadkin Patriots) took second place overall at the NRA YHEC National Championship held at the NRA Whittington Cente...

August 31st, 2017 |  


Wildlife Commission presents young anglers with lifetime licenses

RALEIGH — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission, along with Neuse Sport Shop and the N.C. Council of Trout Unlimited, presented two young angle...

August 30th, 2017 |  


Week three football previews

Week three of the 2017 football season will kick off on Friday night with Forbush and Starmount in action.Forbush (1-1) at East Wilkes (2-0)The Forbus...

August 30th, 2017 |  


High School athletic events moved due to incoming weather

Local athletic events have made changes due to inclement weather scheduled for Friday.The Forbush at East Wilkes football game, which was scheduled fo...

August 30th, 2017 updated: August 30th, 2017. |  


Lady Knights open season with sweep in renovated gym

DOBSON — Surry Community College’s volleyball team unveiled its newly renovated gym in style on Saturday, defeating Patrick Henry Communit...

August 29th, 2017 |  


Lady Rams fall to North Surry

Lady Rams fall to North Surry

DOBSON — Last week, the Starmount Lady Rams volleyball team traveled to North Surry to take on the Greyhounds. North Surry took the match in thr...

August 29th, 2017 |  


2017 football schedule and results

Aug. 18:Elkin 31 - Surry Central 14East Wilkes 36 - East Surry 20Mount Airy 28 - Starmount 7Aug. 19:West Wilkes 42 - Forbush 17Aug. 25:North Surry 35 ...

August 29th, 2017 |  


East Surry takes 39-20 win over Starmount

East Surry takes 39-20 win over Starmount

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Starmount closed to six points early in the fourth quarter, but then East Surry pulled away, literally, with two long touchdown...

August 29th, 2017 updated: August 29th, 2017. |  


Falcons outfly Cardinals on the volleyball court

Falcons outfly Cardinals on the volleyball court

RONDA — The Forbush Falcons volleyball team traveled to East Wilkes last week to take on the Cardinals. It took four sets for the Falcons to com...

August 29th, 2017 |  


Hugh Chatham holds concussion screenings at Elkin High School

Hugh Chatham holds concussion screenings at Elkin High School

Concussions are one of the leading factors of injuries in high school sports. With concussions being harder to diagnose than other injuries, Hugh Chat...

August 22nd, 2017 |  


Opening week soccer results

Opening week soccer results

The 2017 season kicked off last week for the local men’s soccer teams. Starmount took on South Iredell and South Stokes, while Forbush hosted Ce...

August 22nd, 2017 |  


West Wilkes out-muscles Forbush in opener

West Wilkes out-muscles Forbush in opener

MILLERS CREEK — The 2017 football season didn’t start off the way the Forbush Falcons wanted. On Friday night, West Wilkes cancelled the g...

August 22nd, 2017 |  


Starmount falls 28-7 in season opener

Starmount falls 28-7 in season opener

MOUNT AIRY — Starmount football kicked off the 2017 season against a powerhouse Mount Airy football team on Friday night. The Bears got the bett...

August 22nd, 2017 |  


Lady Rams take 3-1 win over Falcons

Lady Rams take 3-1 win over Falcons

BOONVILLE — When Starmount and Forbush meet in any athletic event, the atmosphere is bound to be hyped up. Last week the two teams met on the vo...

August 22nd, 2017 |  


Starmount falls 28-7 in season opener

Starmount falls 28-7 in season opener

MOUNT AIRY — Starmount football kicked off the 2017 season against a powerhouse Mount Airy football team on Friday night. The Bears got the bett...

August 19th, 2017 |  


Falcons hold preseason football scrimmage

Falcons hold preseason football scrimmage

Last week, the Forbush Falcons held a preseason scrimmage against Bishop McGuinness.Both JV and Varsity got in on the action to prepare for the upcomi...

August 16th, 2017 |  


Yadkin Patriots place second at Nationals

RATON, N.M. — The Yadkin Patriots youth hunter safety team placed second at the National Youth Hunter Education Challenge in Raton, New Mexico i...

August 16th, 2017 |  


2017 football season to kickoff this week

2017 football season to kickoff this week

With kickoff of the 2017 football season just a few days away, teams are preparing for the opening game. On Friday night, Forbush will travel to West ...

August 16th, 2017 |  


Local sports briefs

Kids Triathlon slated for Aug. 19SPARTA — The fifth annual Kids Triathlon will be held Aug. 19, beginning at the Duncan Recreation Center pool, ...

August 15th, 2017 |  


Local sports briefs

Wilkes Jamboree scheduled for Aug. 11RONDA — On Aug. 11, East Wilkes High School will be hosting the first Wilkes County High School Football Ja...

August 10th, 2017 |  


Forbush soccer schedule released

Forbush soccer schedule released

EAST BEND — With the fall sports season kicking off in just a few days, the Forbush Falcons soccer team has released its 2017 schedule. The Falc...

August 9th, 2017 |  


Forbush football holds Midnight Madness

Forbush football holds Midnight Madness

EAST BEND — The Forbush Falcons football team kicked off its contact practice in style on Saturday at 12:01 a.m.The start of midnight madness is...

August 9th, 2017 |  


High school tennis schedules released

The 2017 women’s tennis schedules have been released for Forbush, Starmount, East Wilkes and Elkin. Schedules are subject to change.Forbush tenn...

August 9th, 2017 |  


Jonesville native and ACC legend Dickie Hemric passes away at 83

Jonesville native and ACC legend Dickie Hemric passes away at 83

ARKON, Ohio — Jonesville native and former ACC powerhouse, Dickie Hemric, passed away on Thursday afternoon in Akron at the age of 83. Hemric wa...

August 8th, 2017 |  


Lady Rams volleyball schedule released

Lady Rams volleyball schedule released

BOONVILLE — The 2017 schedule for the Starmount Rams volleyball team has been released. The Lady Rams have several notable games this season.The...

August 2nd, 2017 |  


Starmount soccer schedule released

BOONVILLE — The Starmount men’s soccer schedule has been released for the upcoming 2017 season.The Rams kick things off with four home gam...

August 2nd, 2017 |  


Forbush volleyball schedule released

Forbush volleyball schedule released

EAST BEND — The Forbush Falcons volleyball schedule has been released for the upcoming 2017 season. The Falcons start the season off with an awa...

August 2nd, 2017 |