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Local spikers runner-up in regional tourney

The Halifax Southside Volleyball Club (HSVBC) Extreme Eight 15 U volleyball team recently finished second in its pool in a regional tournament in Climax, N.C.

Four tapped for Hall of Fame

Multi-sport standouts Dale Ramey and Joe E. Johnson, high school and college football standout Ronnie Chappell and former Comets basketball star Jerry Brooks have been selected as the 2014 inductees to the Halifax County-South Boston Sports Hall Of Fame.

HC Happy Feet 5K set April 26

In an effort to promote healthy exercise and active lifestyles, the Washington, Md -based Happy Feet Run For Health And Fitness Road Runners Club will stage the first annual Halifax County Happy Feet 5k Run/Walk Saturday, April 26, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Halifax County Middle School bus parking lot.

Bagwell wins pro wrestling main event

Buff “The Stuff” Bagwell faced a stiff challenge from “Mr. Mid Atlantic” Rikki Nelson in the main event of last Saturday’s MACW professional wrestling event at Halifax County High School.

Basketball games, booster club meeting impacted by weather

The snow that blanketed the area Tuesday afternoon through early Wednesday morning has resulted in the rescheduling of Halifax County High School’s boys and girls basketball games against Bassett High School.

Buff ‘The Stuff’ Bagwell looks forward to title opportunity

When it comes to title opportunities, Buff “The Stuff” Bagwell is always up to the challenge.

Business Industrial finals set

The South Boston Business and Industrial Basketball League’s top-two teams all season will battle it out Sunday for the league tournament title.

Top seeds advance in Industrial tourney

There were few surprises in the opening round of the South Boston Business & Industrial League Tournament, with top seeds Dollar General/Unarco and United Steps/Felton Brothers advancing.

McCargo perseveres to succeed at Salem International

Whitney McCargo, a former Halifax County High School varsity girls basketball standout, has achieved success despite a number of setbacks while attending Salem International University (W.Va.).

Hall Of Fame seeks inductee nominations

Officials of the Halifax County/South Boston Sports Hall of Fame are accepting nominations for 2014 inductees to be installed at the annual Halifax County/South Boston Sports Hall Of Fame Induction Banquet to be held April 12.

Melyse Brown, Stephanie Carr reaping rewards of hard work

The basketball journey for Melyse Brown and Stephanie Carr began when they became teammates on a South Boston travel basketball team and continued as they played together at both the middle school and high school levels.