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Comets Rack Up Eighth Win

Good pitching and timely hitting are two key ingredients when it comes to winning baseball games.

Faith, Devotion, Determination, Inspiration Mark 2010 Sports Hall Of Fame Class

Faith, devotion, determination and perseverance were keys to success for Terry Davis, the late Tigue Day Sr., Bill Vanney and Tisha Waller, the four newest members of the Halifax County-South Boston Sports Hall of Fame, inducted at the 22nd annual HOF banquet on Saturday at Halifax County Middle School.

Buster D’Amato Switching Gears

South Boston resident and 2009 Pinks All Out winner Buster D’Amato is switching gears from drag racing to street racing for an appearance in the upcoming reality TV show called the Robin Hood Rally.


As a power forward and center, Halifax County native Terry Davis forged a successful 10-year pro basketball career in the NBA.

HCHS Prevails 7-6, 12-0 Over New York Team

Six wins and counting.

Comets Shut Out Tunstall

Johanna Spencer cracked her fourth home run of the year, a two-run shot, and the Comets varsity softball team banged out 10 hits in support of a one-hitter from Sam Gibson to beat Tunstall 10-0 Friday at Comets Softball Field.

Day An Accomplished Athlete

When it comes to baseball and bowling, one of the more prominent figures area enthusiasts recall is the late Tigue Day Sr.

Comets Prevail 7-1 Over Garden City

Halifax County High School picked up its fourth win of the season here Wednesday with a 7-1 victory over Garden City (N.Y.) High School in a game that was a pre-season scrimmage game for the New Yorkers.

Outdoor Track Teams Have Talent If Not Numbers

The Comets girls’ and boys’ outdoor track teams have talent without a lot of depth, and the challenge will be finding the best possible event for each athlete in order to best help both the individual and the team.

Tuck Wins, But Comets Boys Netters Fall To PH

Ralph Tuck won at number one singles, but the Comets boys’ tennis team absorbed a 6-1 loss at the hands of Patrick Henry at home on Monday.

Blue Comets Complete Sweep Of Park View

They may have had a little more difficulty than last week, but the Halifax County High School baseball team completed its season sweep of Park View High School Thursday night in South Hill.