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Boys to continue up-tempo style

The Halifax County Middle School basketball team has been successful the past several seasons with an up-tempo style of play.

Comets volleyball team scores history-making win

For the first time in school history, the Halifax County High School volleyball team has won a regional tournament match.

Comets fall to Tunstall 35-10 in Senior Night finale

The game was all but over when Halifax County High School lineman Jairus Marable suddenly darted off of the Comets sideline and took a place in the offensive backfield.

Halifax County slated to host 5A North Region match Saturday

The Halifax County High School volleyball team had a little bit of a comfort zone when it traveled to Charlottesville last night to face Albemarle High School in the championship match of the VHSL 5A North Region Conference 16 Volleyball Tournament.

Burton to make 1,000th career NASCAR start

WELCOME, N.C. — Jeff Burton, driver of the No. 31 @CATMining Chevrolet, will make his 1,000th-career NASCAR start in Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Phoenix International Raceway. 

Comets close out season Friday

Halifax County High School will honor the senior members of the Comets varsity football team, varsity cheerleading squad and band tonight as the school closes out the 2013 football campaign with its annual Senior Night game.

Conner, Hazelwood elected to bowling Hall of Fame

Hazel Conner and Nancy Hazelwood are the newest inductees for the South Boston United States Bowling Congress Association Hall of Fame.

Comets spikers sweep PH-Ashland to land regional tourney berth

When the Halifax County High School volleyball team turned up the power in Monday night's Virginia High School League 5A North Region Conference 16 Tournament semi-final game, Patrick Henry High School-Ashland found itself overwhelmed.

Comets pounded by Franklin County

A game that started badly for Halifax County High School got continually worse.

Comets face final road game tonight

Tonight will mark the end of a lengthy string of road games for the Halifax County High School varsity football team.