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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.

Lady Comets Snap Losing Streak To PH

Nia Brown and Whitney McCargo each scored 19 points, and the Comets varsity girls’ basketball team broke a 12-game losing streak to Patrick Henry in beating the Patriots 66-58 Tuesday in its Western Valley District home opener.

Comets Fall From The Top

The battle for the Western Valley District lead turned out to be no battle at all.

Swimmers Beat Heritage In Dual Meet

Both the Comets boys and girls swim teams emerged with wins against Heritage in a home meet held on Monday.

Comets Edge WF

Free throw shooting has sometimes been a downfall of Halifax County High School basketball teams.

Lady Comets Fall Short In Opener

The Comets varsity girls basketball team traveled to William Fleming Friday looking for a signature win to get its Western Valley District campaign off on a good note.

District Play Opens Tonight

Tonight is a big night for the Halifax County High School varsity boys and girls basketball teams as they kick off Western Valley District play tonight against William Fleming High School.

Lady Comets Wear Out Jefferson Forest 52-33

A 23-0 run spanning the third and fourth quarters proved to be the difference in a 52-33 win by the Comets varsity girls basketball team over visiting Jefferson Forest Wednesday night.

Rockets Nail Comets With Second Loss

Person High School succumbed to Halifax County High School’s pressure defense in the championship game of last Wednesday’s Holiday Classic Basketball Tournament.

Comets’ Win Streak Snapped

With games against Person High School and William Fleming to end the week, the Comets varsity basketball team has little time to dwell on its first loss of the season, a 41-34 setback Monday at Liberty Christian Academy.

Jayvee Boys Claim Win Over Liberty Christian Academy

Freddie Edmunds scored a game-high 24 points and Ford Bradshaw added 14, including 10 of 12 from the foul line, as the Comets jayvee basketball team defeated Liberty Christian Academy 64-52 on Monday.