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Nelson poised for MACW title bid

Rikki Nelson is a confident wrestler these days. 

Hurdling for gold at 71-years-young

South Boston resident Frank Lee, a gold medalist in the high hurdles and medalist in four other track events this year at the Coventry Commonwealth Games, has some sound advice for anyone wishing to participate in sports.

‘SuperBrawl’ coming Saturday

Scott Steiner has long been recognized as one of the top stars in professional wrestling. With 19 championships, including 12 World Tag Team titles with his brother, Rick, Steiner is a tough, highly competitive star looking to add to his lengthy list of championships.

A lucky number for Old Timers baseball

The older boys of summer, otherwise known as the Halifax County Old Timers Baseball League, opened their 13th season Sunday at the Halifax County High School baseball field.

Clay rallys for Green’s Folly championship

Jimmy Clay is not entirely used to playing from behind in championship tournaments, but he used a second-day rally Sunday to come away with the Green’s Folly Golf Course Championship.

World Series title clinched with one run

One run was all it took for the Halifax American Debs all-stars to bring back a World Series title to Halifax County, with VeVe Brandon drawing a walk and scoring on a Meg Bane double in the first inning of a 1-0 win over Winnsboro, Louisiana on Wednesday night in Powhatan.

Dixie Boys all-stars bow out

The Halifax County Dixie Boys all-stars saw their chances at a World Series title go by the wayside Tuesday with a 15-0 loss to host Newton County, Ga.

‘Smart golf’ nets club championship

Jimmy Clay admitted he didn’t play “smart golf” in the opening round of the Halifax Country Club championship, finishing the day tied with W.J. Long and one stroke ahead of David Meeks and Brad Mele.

Dixie Boys even record in World Series

The Halifax County Dixie Boys all-stars evened their record at 1-1 in the Dixie Boys World Series on Monday with a 14-3 win over Hardin County, Tennessee.

Debs win 4 games in row

The Halifax American Debs all-stars won their fourth straight game in the Dixie Softball World Series on Monday night in Powhatan with a 2-0 win over Alabama.

Debs win World Series opener

The Halifax American Debs all-stars won their Dixie Softball Debs World Series opener Saturday in Powhatan with a 20-5 drubbing of Georgia.