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Comets Need Overtime To Edge Person High 62-55

Halifax County High School head basketball coach Lynn Ramage labeled his team’s Holiday Classic Basketball Tournament title a gift – one that he’s happy to accept.

Fast Start Holds Up For Lady Comets

A 22-6 run in the first quarter proved to be the difference Wednesday as the Comets varsity girls basketball team won its second straight HCHS Holiday Classic Basketball Tournament championship with a 50-37 win over Person High School.

Holiday Classic Tourney Tips Off Tuesday

The 16th Annual Halifax County High School Holiday Classic Basketball Tournament opens Tuesday at Halifax County High School with a field featuring some familiar teams and one newcomer.

14 Year Old Off To A Fast Start

It didn’t take long for 14-year-old Libby Privette to find out she felt comfortable behind the wheel of a racecar, and the Nathalie resident has had an impressive rookie campaign thus far at Franklin County Speedway.

Jeremy Jeffress Working Toward Returning To The Diamond

Jeremy Jeffress understands the seriousness of his situation.

Russell Ends Lions’ 10-Year Win Streak

Every streak has to end at some point. The Halifax County Middle School girls basketball team sustained its first regular-season loss in 10 seasons here Monday night as undefeated Russell Middle School tripped up the Lions 48-31.

Comets Extend Winning Streak To Four Games

Deshon Dabbs was about as relaxed as a player could get.

Comets Grapplers Place Seventh In Five Forks Duals

The Halifax County High School wrestling team will be looking to get back into the win column tonight when it hosts Tunstall High School at 6 p.m. in what will be the first of its two scheduled home dates this season.

Comets Shoot Down Person 67-54 In Total Team Effort

It was the last thing that the Halifax County High School basketball team needed to see.

Comets Complete Opening Weekend Sweep With 75-64 Win Over Morehead HS

Some shows are good enough that you enjoy a second viewing. In a game that closely resembled the one of the previous night the Halifax County High School varsity boys basketball team bounced Morehead High School 75-64 Saturday night in Eden, N.C.

Deshon Dabbs Is One Of Key Comets Leaders

Deshon Dabbs was understandably frustrated last season. Dabbs, one of the starting guards on the Halifax County High School basketball team, sustained an ankle injury early in the season – an injury that sidelined him for several games and continued to be bothersome after he returned to the lineup late in the season.