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 |  


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 |