OBIT: Service for sports advocate Lee Shook is Thursday at noon (updated)

Published Tuesday, March 16th, 2021

Church will livestream funeral of long-time coach, reporter   By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com CONNELLY SPRINGS — The life of Lee Shook, who spent more than 50 of his 73 years contributing to the sports landscape in the Greater Hickory area, will be celebrated on Wednesday and Thursday. Shook, 73, died on Sunday. His family will receive friends on Wednesday from …

HIGH SCHOOLS: Tuesday’s varsity schedule

Published Tuesday, November 17th, 2020

HobbsDailyReport.com HIGH SCHOOL VARSITY SPORTS SCHEDULE Tuesday’s schedule of high school volleyball and cross country events for varsity sports teams in the South Fork 2A, Northwestern Foothills 2A and Northwestern 3A-4A. Attendance at volleyball is limited to 25 and to 100 for cross country by instruction from the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHS) and its guidelines …

HIGH SCHOOL SCOREBOARD: Monday’s results

Published Tuesday, November 17th, 2020

HobbsDailyReport.com MONDAY’S HIGH SCHOOL VARSITY SPORTS RESULTS VOLLEYBALL Northwestern 3A-4A Freedom at S. Caldwell, ppd., Nov. 17 McDowell 3, Alexander Central 2 (15-25, 22-25, 25-10, 26-16, 15-10) Watauga 3, St. Stephens 0 CROSS COUNTRY Northwestern 3A-4A Freedom at Watauga Hickory at S. Caldwell St. Stephens at McDowell

HIGH SCHOOLS: This week’s varsity volleyball, cross country schedule

Published Monday, November 16th, 2020

HobbsDailyReport.com HIGH SCHOOL VARSITY SPORTS SCHEDULE This week’s schedule of high school volleyball and cross country events for varsity sports teams in the South Fork 2A, Northwestern Foothills 2A and Northwestern 3A-4A. Attendance at volleyball is limited to 25 and to 100 for cross country by instruction from the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHS) and its …

HOBBSDAILYREPORT.COM: We welcome your thoughts, comments as we prep for another year

Published Saturday, October 24th, 2020

An open letter to the thousands of you who follow sports at HobbsDailyReport.com: Thank you for your interest in local sports coverage and specifically in HobbsDailyReport.com, our website launched in April 2017 that is still going strong (more than 1 million page views). We’ve been fortunate – no one in my small family has experienced COVID-19 – but we have …