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PLAYING THROUGH: This ‘n’ that

The experts tell us the perfect shot in golf is the hole-in-one shot that makes everyone cheer when they hit it or see it.

Three teams set to battle

A champion will be crowned in the Dixie Youth Baseball District 2 O-Zone League tournament, starting today at the Day Complex in South Boston, but it won’t be defending champion Halifax.

Scottsburg stays alive in Minor League tourney

Scottsburg is the only Halifax County team left standing in the Dixie Youth Baseball District 2 Minor League Tournament being played in Emporia.

Big week shaping up for Post 8 after split with Roanoke

With its weekend splits against Martinsville Post 42 and Roanoke Post 3, this week is shaping up as a big one for the South Boston American Legion Post 8 Junior Legion baseball team.

Post 8 bombs in opener; rebounds to split with Martinsville

It was fortunate that the South Boston American Legion Post 8 Junior Legion baseball team could play two games against Martinsville Post 42 Friday night.

Halifax American wins district tournament

Lynia Reed slugged a home run, her team’s seventh in four games, and the Halifax American Darlings all-stars slugged their way to a Dixie Softball District 7 championship Tuesday night with a 22-1 win over Brookneal.

Scottsburg completes undefeated title run

Scottsburg finished an undefeated run through the district tournament in Clarksville winning the district championship on Tuesday with a 21-6 win over South Boston National.

Halifax National wins Angels title

A seven-run third inning propelled Halifax National to an 8-3 win over Halifax American and the Dixie Softball District 7 Angels X-Play championship Monday night at Mary Bethune Complex in Halifax.

American Belles drops out

The Halifax American Belles all-stars and Charlotte County were tied 2-2 after three innings, but Charlotte County scored five runs in the fourth inning on the way to a 9-2 win on Monday, eliminating Halifax American from the Dixie Softball District 7 Tournament.

American Darlings one win from title

The Halifax American Darlings all-stars are one win away from the Dixie Softball District 7 championship after a 22-1 win over Halifax National on Sunday.

Scottsburg on verge of title

The Scottsburg machine pitch all-stars are on the verge of the DYB AA district title in a tournament being played in Clarksville.