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...
Submitted photo | Jefferson Post - The Ashe Aces 8U team took second place last weekend in the team's first tournament of the season. The “Back Yard Brawl” was hosted by NCBPA in Taylorsville, North Carolina. The Ashe Aces team beat...
By GEORGE HENRYAssociated PressATLANTA (AP) — Dan Haren needed one inning to get used to home plate umpire Alan Porter's strike zone.
BOONE — Appalachian State University athletics has officially kicked off its “Year of the Fan.”
RALEIGH — The North Carolina Wildlife Commission has put together a plan that should be able to meet trout stocking goals in the areas affected by the recent fish kill in Marion, including Ashe County.
ELKIN — Weather was not able to keep the Mountain Valley Athletic Conference golf teams off the links at Cedarbrook Country Club on Monday.
WEST JEFFERSON — The Huskies were dealt a heartbreaking loss against Elkin on Wednesday, but were able to bounce back and cruise to a win over Avery County on Thursday.Elkin 3, Ashe 2
By DOUG FERGUSONAP Golf WriterAUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Jordan Spieth tapped in his final putt to cap off a record performance and bent over in relief. He just as easily could have been taking a bow.