Starmount High School yearbook dedicated to Principal Cody Soots and the late Kim Spillman

Starmount High School yearbook dedicated to Principal Cody Soots and the late Kim Spillman

On May 2, the Starmount High School Yearbook Staff, Assistant Editor Mick Moxley, and Editor Claire Maske dedicated the 50th Special Edition yearbook ...

May 17th, 2017 |  


Forbush Regional track results

MONROE — The Forbush Falcons track and field team put on a show at the 2017 Regionals. Several athletes earned important wins to move on to the ...

May 17th, 2017 |  


Forbush places fourth in golf state championship

Forbush places fourth in golf state championship

PINEHURST — The Men’s Golf Championships concluded in Pinehurst after two days and 36 holes of competition. An individual champions and a ...

May 17th, 2017 |  


Second round NCHSAA playoffs held

Second round NCHSAA playoffs held

The second round of the North Carolina High School Athletic Association playoffs is in the books, and several local teams are moving on to the third r...

May 16th, 2017 |  


Local sports briefs

Starmount High School softball campBOONVILLE — Rising kindergarten through ninth-graders are invited to attend Starmount High School’s sof...

May 16th, 2017 |  


Second round NCHSAA playoffs held

Second round NCHSAA playoffs held

The second round of the North Carolina High School Athletic Association playoffs is in the books, and several local teams are moving on to the third r...

May 16th, 2017 |  


First round NCHSAA playoffs held

First round NCHSAA playoffs held

The first round of the North Carolina High School Athletic Association playoffs is in the books, and several local teams are moving on to the second r...

May 11th, 2017 |  


Signing for the future

Signing for the future

There have been many great athletes who have come through Forbush High School. Many of them have gone on to college to play the sport they succeeded i...

May 11th, 2017 |  


Men’s tennis sees success

Men’s tennis sees success

The men’s tennis team at Forbush has been nothing but successful so far this season. The team was 10-5 in the regular season. The team as a whol...

May 11th, 2017 |  


FFA banquet honors members

FFA banquet honors members

The upcoming Forbush High School Future Farmers of America annual end-of-year banquet was held on May 9. All members were invited to the event which w...

May 11th, 2017 |  


Forbush hosts 2017 spring blood drive

Forbush hosts 2017 spring blood drive

Every semester of each year, Forbush High School organizes a blood drive with the American Red Cross. The Forbush Health Occupations Students of Ameri...

May 11th, 2017 |  


MVAC championship track results

WEST JEFFERSON — The 1A/2A Mountain Valley Conference Track Championship was held last week at the Ashe County High School Track in West Jeffers...

May 10th, 2017 |  


FHS track and field conference championship results

DOBSON — The Forbush Falcons track and field team took control of the 2017 Western Piedmont Athletic Conference championship last week with seve...

May 10th, 2017 |  


Lady Rams reign on East Wilkes senior night

RONDA — The Lady Rams of Starmount traveled a short distance up the road for their final conference match against East Wilkes on Friday night. T...

May 9th, 2017 |  


NCHSAA playoff brackets announced

The North Carolina High School Athletic Association has released the final 2017 playoff brackets for soccer, softball and baseball. The first round st...

May 9th, 2017 |  


Forbush baseball crowned WPAC champions

Forbush baseball crowned WPAC champions

EAST BEND — After a 10-year conference championship drought, Forbush baseball has gone back-to-back. The Falcons were named regular season champ...

May 9th, 2017 |  


Forbush golf places third at Regionals

Forbush golf places third at Regionals

EAST BEND — The Forbush men’s golf team has had a successful post season run. Last week, the Falcons placed third in the Midwest Regionals...

May 9th, 2017 |  


Students travel during spring break

Students travel during spring break

Paris, France, mostly known as the City of Love, is one of the world’s biggest tourist destination spots. Many people would give a lot for a tri...

May 4th, 2017 |  


Impact Yadkin making a difference

Impact Yadkin making a difference

Many people have probably heard of Impact Yadkin but you might not know what it is. Impact Yadkin is a week-long event where several hundred students ...

May 4th, 2017 |  


Forbush’s senior trip to Dash

Forbush’s senior trip to Dash

For the past two years, seniors at Forbush High School have taken a trip to the BB&T Ballpark to watch the Winston-Salem Dash baseball team. This ...

May 4th, 2017 |  


SASI completes a kindness project

Forbush High School has many, many clubs to offer to its very involved students. “SASI” is one of those clubs, but it’s much more th...

May 4th, 2017 |  


Graduation prepping

Graduation prepping

The preparation for graduation can be very time consuming and stressful for many seniors. The stress hits not only seniors but others such as the peop...

May 4th, 2017 |  


MVAC and WPAC golf award recipients

As the 2017 golf regular season has come to a close, the Mountain Valley and Western Piedmont athletic conference awarded their All-Conference and Hon...

May 3rd, 2017 |  


Forbush takes 2-1 win over West Stokes

Forbush takes 2-1 win over West Stokes

EAST BEND — In a pivotal game of soccer that saw the No. 3 and No. 5 ranked teams in the western 2A play each other in a conference showdown, th...

May 2nd, 2017 updated: May 2nd, 2017. |  


Forbush baseball celebrates 50 years

Forbush baseball celebrates 50 years

Forbush baseball celebrated 50 years on Friday night in East Bend. Players from 1967 through 2017 were honored in front of a packed crowd. The Forbush...

May 2nd, 2017 |  


Dual Team Regional brackets announced

On Monday afternoon, the North Carolina High School Athletic Association announced the brackets for the 2017 men’s tennis Dual Team Regionals. A...

May 2nd, 2017 |  


Lady Rams earn one win, one loss

BOONVILLE — The Starmount soccer team is winding down its regular season play with non-conference and conference games. On Wednesday night, the ...

May 2nd, 2017 |  


SCC Knights win Region X golf title

SCC Knights win Region X golf title

DOBSON — This season’s success was no different than in the years prior, as Surry Community College’s golf team claimed their fourth...

May 2nd, 2017 |  


FCCLA competes in state competition

Family, Career and Community Leaders of America, most commonly known by students as FCCLA, is a non profit student led organization that focuses on Fa...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Parking lot discussions ongoing

Parking lot discussions ongoing

This year at Forbush High School, there has been some talk about rearranging the student parking lots. The general idea is that there should be a sepa...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Forbush celebrates the running of the bulls

Forbush celebrates the running of the bulls

The Running of the Bulls, also known as San Fermín, is a huge Spanish tradition. This event takes place every year in Pamplona, Spain, on July 7 ...

April 27th, 2017 |  


PSG softball coaches announced

DURHAM — The Powerade State Games High School Softball Showcase will take place June 20-21 at UNC Greensboro and Carolyn Allen Park in Greensbor...

April 26th, 2017 |  


NCHSAA football championships return to Wallace Wade Stadium in 2017

CHAPEL HILL — The North Carolina High School Athletic Association is pleased to announce a partnership with the Triangle Sports Commission (TSC)...

April 26th, 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 25th, 2017 |  


Reynolds defeats Starmount in non-conference play

BOONVILLE — The Starmount High School Lady Rams hosted 4A RJ Reynolds in a non-conference game on Friday night in Boonville. Reynolds took the l...

April 25th, 2017 |  


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 |