Swimming’s best sister act carries the Aussies to relay gold

Swimming’s best sister act carries the Aussies to relay gold

RIO DE JANEIRO — Australia turned to the best sister act in swimming to hold off an American team anchored by Katie Ledecky.Give the gold to Cat...

August 7th, 2016 |  


US-Australia rivalry highlights 1st night in Olympic pool

US-Australia rivalry highlights 1st night in Olympic pool

RIO DE JANEIRO — Katie Ledecky is going for a sweep of the longer freestyle races at the Olympics, a feat unmatched since another American teena...

August 6th, 2016 |  


Rio delivers a simple, but spirited, Olympic welcome

Rio delivers a simple, but spirited, Olympic welcome

RIO DE JANEIRO — What it lacked in flash, Rio made up for with feeling.With a limited budget, the consequence of a biting recession that roiled ...

August 6th, 2016 |  


Brazil held to 0-0 draw by South Africa

Brazil held to 0-0 draw by South Africa

By Tales AzzoniAP Sports WriterBRASILIA, Brazil — Brazil started its quest for an Olympic gold medal in men’s soccer with a disappointing ...

August 4th, 2016 |  


Jessup

Ronnie Lee Jessup departed quietly and peacefully, Saturday, March 12th at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. In honor of Ronnie’s wishes, a pr...

March 22nd, 2016 |  


SCC volleyball tryouts postponed

SCC volleyball tryouts postponed

DOBSON —Due to the snowstorm that hit the region Saturday, the Surry Community College volleyball tryouts originally scheduled for Jan. 23 have ...

January 26th, 2016 |  


One dead following Pinnacle police stand off

An unidentified suspect is dead and another man is inthe hospital after an hours-long police stand off near a Pinnacle hair salon Friday evening.Major...

July 24th, 2015 updated: September 5th, 2015. |  


Pilot Mountain Middle School honor roll announced

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Pilot Mountain Middle School has announced its fourth nine-week honor rolls.A honor roll — Colton Allen, Landon Barnes, S...

June 17th, 2015 |  


Westfield News

The Westfield Ruritan Club is sponsoring a country ham breakfast Saturday from 7:30 to 10 a.m. at the Westfield Community Building, 6631 Westfield Roa...

June 17th, 2015 |  


Siloam News

Mary. Who was Mary? She was Mary Elizabeth Miller. She was the wife of Junior Miller. She was in my Sunday school class at Siloam Baptist Church. She ...

June 17th, 2015 |