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Post 8 drops game to Danville Post 325

A three-run eighth inning proved to be the difference, as the Danville Post 325 Senior Legion team handed the South Boston Post 8 Junior Legion baseball team a 9-6 loss in Danville on Wednesday.

Post 8 wins district opener

Colby Grissom knew a good pitch was going to come his way. He just had to hit it.

Role reversal: Spencer, Graham capture Green’s Folly Member-Guest tournament

Cody Spencer offered some advice to his high school golf coach and partner David Graham prior to the second hole of a playoff with Brad Thomasson and Jimmy Clay in the Green’s Folly Member-Guest Golf Tournament on Sunday.

Post 8 faces Big Island in district opener

With rain and a scheduling conflict having postponed its first two attempts to start District 9 play, the South Boston American Legion Post 8 Junior Legion baseball team will try again tonight to get the district portion of its schedule underway.

PLAY THROUGH: Green’s Folly Golf Course Member-Guest

This weekend is Father’s Day and to all you lucky dads, Happy Father’s Day. Being a father is topped only by being a grandfather, and I am very blessed by being both.

Late rally falls short for Post 8

Understandably, there was some disappointment in the South Boston American Legion Post 8 Junior Legion baseball team dugout.

Post 8 kicks off busy week Monday against Lynchburg

The South Boston American Legion Post 8 Junior Legion baseball team opens District 9 play tonight, facing Lynchburg Post 16 Red.

Post 8 has look of a title contender

South Boston American Legion Post 8 Head Coach Jody Nelson is a man that likes to get down to the bottom line. 

Post 8 takes win in exhibition opener

For much of Wednesday’s season-opener, the South Boston American Legion Post 8 baseball team was rather dormant.

PLAY THROUGH: This ‘n’ that

Congratulations are in order for Peter Gasperini as he went to Chatmoss Golf Club in Martinsville to attempt to qualify for the 100th renewal of the Virginia Amateur Golf Tournament that will be played at The Homestead.

Former HCHS football player making big impact on field, in classroom

Standing 6 feet, 2 inches tall and weighing 280 pounds, Darius Bethel makes a big impact on the football field.