WEST JEFFERSON — Four seniors played their final regular season home game last week, a 9-0 victory over Alleghany.
ELKIN — Will Altemueller had his top notch stuff on Friday night as he held the Huskies to just two hits and helped the Elks take a 3-0 win and clinch second place in the Mountain Valley Athletic Conference.
BOONVILLE — Ashe County came within a half of a point from sweeping the Mountain Valley Athletic Conference Track Championships on Tuesday.
JEFFERSON — Abel Warner and Jacob Worley qualified for the 2A Midwest Regional with the performances they turned in at the Mountain Valley Athletic Conference Tournament on Monday at Jefferson Landing.
WEST JEFFERSON — Ashe County scored eight runs over a span of three innings and held off a late charge from Alleghany to score an 8-7 victory at home on Tuesday night.
BOONVILLE — Ashe County completed the 2015 regular season last Thursday at Starmount, a meet that included nine event victories for the Huskies.
WEST JEFFERSON — The Lady Huskies ran its winning streak to 11 games with a 2-1 victory over Starmount on Monday evening.
Photo courtesy | Lorrie Tomlinson - Ashe County High School honored its two senior players on the varsity softball team last week at home against Wilkes Central. McKenzie Wallace (left) and Hallie Brown (right) hold their flowers and signs made by...
By HANK KURZ Jr.AP Sports Writer
WEST JEFFERSON — The Husky golf team had its best match of the conference season, finishing in fifth place overall and having a golfer in the top three individual scores at Mountain Aire Golf Course last Thursday.
JEFFERSON — Catching fish may be a little harder to come by at the Ashe County Wildlife Club's trout lake while the North Carolina Wildlife Commission repairs the sediment retention dam above the lake.
WEST JEFFERSON — A pair of second half goals made the difference between two of the top teams in the Mountain Valley Athletic Conference on Wednesday evening.Both Ashe and Elkin battled to a scoreless tie in the first half.
ELKIN — The rainy weather moved out just in time to have a bright, sunny day for the Mountain Valley Athletic Conference tennis tourney on Tuesday.
WEST JEFFERSON — Ashe County plated 12 runs in the first inning on the way to completing the season sweep of North Wilkes on Tuesday night, 16-1.
Ashe County softballWEST JEFFERSON — The varsity Lady Huskies scored its first win of the season, beating North Wilkes on Tuesday by a 9-8 score.
WEST JEFFERSON — Two seniors were recognized for their hard work and leadership last Friday in the final home match of the season against Starmount.
By BEN WALKERAP Baseball WriterNEW YORK (AP) — Catcher Kevin Plawecki trotted onto the field, shook hands with umpire crew chief Jerry Meals and promptly bounced a practice throw down to second base.
WEST JEFFERSON — Ashe County keeps piling up the wins in conference play, notching its seventh MVAC win in a row and eighth straight win overall with a 6-0 triumph against North Wilkes on Tuesday.
By JENNA FRYERAP Auto Racing WriterBRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — After four rain delays and 11 extra laps, Matt Kenseth finally drove to victory lane.
By IAN HARRISONAssociated PressTORONTO (AP) — Atlanta's Shelby Miller has added to his arsenal since shutting out the Blue Jays last season.
RALEIGH — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission advises that black bear sightings will become more common across the state as weather becomes warmer.
BOONE — Appalachian State University men's basketball will host a series of camps for boys in grades 3-12 this summer. The camps, which will take place both on campus and in Concord, North Carolina, will include competitive games, contests...
By STEVE REEDAP Sports Writer
WEST JEFFERSON — The Husky track teams picked up wins on Tuesday at home, competing against West Wilkes, Mitchell County and Oak Hill Academy.
WEST JEFFERSON — Junior pitcher Joseph Lowder continues to cement his spot as one of the best pitchers in Ashe County High School history, this time striking out 16 Wilkes Central hitters to pick up a complete game win over the rival...