Local sports briefs

June and July eventsLocal softball team looking for teams to play againstJONESVILLE — True Surviviors softball team is looking for several diffe...

July 14th, 2016 |  


Powerade State Games concludes second year in Triangle

DURHAM — North Carolina’s largest multi-sport, amateur athletic sporting event wrapped up a two-year run in the Triangle, with the last da...

July 13th, 2016 |  


Soccer schedules released

Soccer schedules released

The 2016 soccer schedules for Forbush, Starmount, Elkin, and East Wilkes was released last week.ForbushForbush kicks off its season with a home game a...

July 11th, 2016 |  


Football schedules released

Football schedules released

The 2016 football schedules for Forbush, Starmount, Elkin, and East Wilkes was released last week.ForbushForbush kicks off its 2016 season with a home...

July 11th, 2016 |  


East Bend resident competing in international rodeo

East Bend resident competing in international rodeo

SHAWNEE, Okla. — Will McGraw of East Bend, North Carolina, is competing in the 24th annual International Finals Youth Rodeo held July 10-15 at t...

July 8th, 2016 |  


Yadkin County all-stars place second

Yadkin County all-stars place second

The Yadkin County 9-year-old all-stars placed second at the Boone Tournament at Appalachian State and the State Tournament at Fall Creek.The team lost...

July 7th, 2016 |  


Forbush Blue Sox win YCB Major League Championship

Forbush Blue Sox win YCB Major League Championship

The Forbush Blue Sox won the 2016 YCB Major League Championship earlier this season. Players are, front row, from left, Noah Crews, Jacob Williams, De...

July 7th, 2016 |  


Forbush Falcons hold summer skills camp

Forbush Falcons hold summer skills camp

Forbush High school men’s soccer program hosted a summer skills soccer camp June 20-23. The camp involved kids ranging in age from 7 through 13 ...

July 7th, 2016 |  


East Bend Motorsports standings

Below are the top five 2016 spring standings for various East Bend Motorsports races, as of July 2.50cc 4-61. 171 Bricksen Mccants (8) 1712. 00 Walker...

July 6th, 2016 |  


No fishing license needed to fish on July 4

RALEIGH — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission reminds anglers and would-be anglers of all ages that July 4 is “free fishing day” ...

June 29th, 2016 |