Wilkes County teams went 3-0 on Friday night as East Wilkes, North Wilkes and Wilkes Central all came away with wins. West Wilkes plays at Pine Lake Prep on Saturday.
Starting its fourth year under the helm of Head Coach David Wiles, there are signs the West Wilkes tennis program is heading in the right direction.
After a one-year break, Head Coach Steve Bryan has returned to the sidelines for the West Wilkes volleyball team.
For the second night in a row, the West Wilkes boys’ soccer team stepped on to the field with an extremely talented opponent and for the second night in a row, the Blackhawks came out on the wrong end of a rout.
Wilkes Central (1-0) at West Iredell (0-1)
The Hibriten Panthers put West Wilkes away quickly Monday night in Millers Creek with four goals by the 18th minute.
Liberty outfielder Will Shepherd, a 2013 West Wilkes graduate, has been named to the Perfect Game Summer Collegiate All-America team.
Sports Editor Zach Colburn and Assistant Sports Editor Brandon Moree give the rundown on the W...
The high school football season is nearly here and we want this BRAND NEW PAGE to be your destination for all the football news and updates you need. In Week 3, North Wilkes is hosting Forbush and Wilkes Central is hosting Surry Central. Both East Wilkes and West Wilkes have the week off.
Albert Einstein has been quoted as saying, “I fear the day technology will surpass our human interaction. The world will have a generation of idiots.”
Media coverage of the tragic fatal shooting in Roanoke, Va., on Wednesday that has explored the deeper questions of why it occurred and how it could have been prevented has focused largely on gun control laws, mental health treatment and racial tension.
Hearing “Kerr” in W. Kerr Scott Reservoir pronounced like “purr” the other day reminded me of the “correct” and “incorrect” pronunciations of some surnames and place names.
RALEIGH – When you create or build something – say a child or a business – you typically try to nurture it so it can grow and thrive, right?
As a cyclist who has ridden the Brushy Mountain area for more than 25 years, I am ashamed of the actions of a very few of my cycling brethren. (Aug. 19 article, “Cyclists cause of concerns.”)
The question of drug testing people receiving public assistance in the Food and Nutrition Program was brought up in the Aug. 4 Wilkes County commissioners meeting.