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Old Timers Baseball going extra innings

For the older boys of summer, also known as the Halifax County Old Timer’s Baseball League, the challenge will be going extra innings this season, as the schedule expands from nine to 12 games.

Four players account for 32 appearances in World Series

Jennifer Lacks, Dalyn Hall, Kate Bane and Meg Bane are definitely serious about the World Series, with the softball foursome making a total of 32 appearances in the summer classic.

Sam Fisher wins annual HCC Memorial golf tournament

The Halifax Country Club Memorial is played each year in honor of a deceased golfer who contributed his time and energy to the club.

Halifax Dixie Boys take win, state title

The Halifax County Dixie Boys all-stars are on their way to the World Series after a convincing 11-1 win over Amherst in Carroll County on Monday for the Dixie Boys state championship.

American Darlings bow out of World Series

The Halifax American Darlings all-stars saw their run in the Dixie Softball Darlings World Series come to an end last weekend in Georgetown County, S.C. with two straight losses, beginning Sunday with a 17-6 loss to North Carolina.

Junior Boys give good effort in loss in state tourney

The Halifax County Dixie Junior Boys all-stars gave a good effort but came up short with a 17-7 loss to eventual champion Madison Heights in the Dixie Boys state tournament in Carroll County.

Halifax National drops out of Ponytails X-Play World Series

The Halifax National Ponytails all-stars dropped out of the Dixie Softball Ponytails X-Play World Series Sunday with a 12-0 loss to Florida, after opening the series Saturday with a 20-11 loss to South Carolina.

Dixie Majors ousted from World Series

A promising start for the Virginia champion South Boston Dixie Majors all-star team in the Dixie Majors World Series in Laurel, Miss. quickly went awry.

Majors win World Series opener

The Virginia champion South Boston Dixie Majors all-star team won its opening game Saturday in the Dixie Majors World Series in Laurel, Miss., edging Mt. Pleasant, Tennessee 4-3.

Ponytails drop X-Play World Series opener

The Halifax National Ponytails all-stars let a 9-2 lead slip away in the late innings and dropped their opener 20-11 to South Carolina in the Dixie Softball Ponytails X-Play World Series on Saturday.

X-Play Ponytails, American Darlings ready for World Series action

Two South Boston-Halifax County Dixie Softball all-star teams begin their quest for a World Series title Saturday, with both series being played at sites in South Carolina.