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Lady Comets Roll Past Martinsville 60-19

A rebuilding Martinsville girls basketball team proved no match for the Comets varsity girls basketball team, which rolled to a 60-19 win Monday at Comets Gym.

WVD To Remain Intact; Bluestone HS Moves

The Virginia High School League Redistricting and Reclassification Committee yesterday denied a request from Roanoke school system officials to drop Western Valley District members Patrick Henry High School and William Fleming High School to Group AA status.

Comets Fall Short At Martinsville

Several times this season Halifax County High School has been able to pull off a win in battles that have gone down to the closing seconds.

HCHS Taking ‘Wait And See’ Approach

Halifax County High School officials are taking a “wait and see” approach in the wake of petitions from Roanoke City Public Schools officials seeking to drop Patrick Henry High School and William Fleming High School to Group AA status.

Blue Comets Take Over Second Place

Deshon Dabbs sat out the first half of Friday’s Western Valley District game against Franklin County High School in Rocky Mount.

Late Run Nets Win For Lady Comets

A 15-6 run over the last four minutes of the game helped net the Comets varsity girls’ basketball team a 66-55 win over Franklin County Friday at Comets Gym.

Comets Clinch Winning Season With JF Victory

A winning season has been just out reach for the Comets varsity girls’ basketball team the past several seasons, and out of the picture for a lot longer than that.

Blue Comets Face FC Tonight In Key Game

The chase for the Western Valley District regular-season title reaches the halfway mark tonight with Halifax County High School facing a key contest.

Comets Shoot Down Eagles

Kejuan Mayo hasn’t gotten the notice that some other centers in the Western Valley District have received this season.

SBS Title Still Hasn’t Sunk In For Johnson

South Boston Speedway 2009 NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Late Model Stock Car Division champion Justin Johnson says the full impact of winning the crown still hasn’t hit home.

Motorsports Hall Of Fame Inducts Trio

Tommy Ellis, the late Wayne Patterson and the late Sonny Hutchins were racing icons of the 1980’s and 1990’s, self-made people who raced hard and carved legendary racing careers.