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PLAY THROUGH: It’s finally here

The big weekend is only 24 hours away and at least 84 golfers are feeling the pressure that until you have played in the County Cup you would not understand.

Competition fierce in County Cup golf tournament

This time of year, the air is getting a little crisp, the fair is less than three weeks away and football is in the air.

New VHSL district alignments a step closer

The Virginia High School League’s proposed six-classification system and new district and conference alignments moved a step closer to reality Tuesday as the VHSL Redistricting and Reclassification Committee met to act on a series of appeals to district and conference placements.

Veteran runner wins first Walk for Hope 5K

Veteran runner Ryn Morrison clocked a time of 25:52 to win the first-ever 5K event at the Halifax County Cancer Association’s annual Walk for Hope Saturday at the Halifax County Fairgrounds.

Sterns wins opener of Professor Pigskin

Corky Sterns has started the Professor Pigskin contest for 2012 off with a bang, winning the first week with an 11-1 slate.

Raffle to benefit MS Society, ball league

The Blue Ridge Chapter of the Multiple Sclerosis Society and the Scottsburg Dixie Youth Baseball League are sponsoring a $10,000 cash raffle Friday at The Prizery in South Boston.

Student ventures to Australia as part of United States All-Star Track Team

Local Halifax County High School Junior Devan Richardson recently returned from a trip of a lifetime after traveling Down Under to Southport, Australia.

Burton repeats sweep of two club championships

Kay Burton mentioned after her win in the Green’s Folly Golf Course championships two weeks ago she needed to work on her game if she stood a good chance of winning the Halifax Country Club championships on Sunday.

VIDEO: Hardy, Bagwell win MACW tag team title

The Mid-Atlantic Championship Wrestling “Halifax County SuperBrawl” Saturday night at Halifax County High School lived up to its billing, with former WWE and current MACW star Matt Hardy and MACW star Buff “The Stuff” Bagwell winning the vacant NWA World Tag Team Championship.

Titles on line in ‘SuperBrawl’

Every major title in the Mid-Atlantic Championship Wrestling fold will be on the line here Saturday night in the MACW SuperBrawl at Halifax County High School.

Nelson poised for MACW title bid

Rikki Nelson is a confident wrestler these days.