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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.

ABB improves to 2-0 in Industrial League action

ABB, ranked eighth out of 10 teams in a preseason poll for the South Boston Business & Industrial Basketball League, is off to a 2-0 start, its latest win a 55-41 victory over Presto/Halifax County Sunday at the South Boston Recreation Center.

Comets overpower Bassett

Whitney White was like a whirlwind.

VIDEO: Wallace makes history with Martinsville Truck Series win

Martinsville — Darrell Wallace Jr. wrote a new page in the evolution of NASCAR racing Saturday in winning the Kroger 200 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Martinsville Speedway.

Lions capture tourney title

Champions…the word rings especially true for the Halifax County Middle School volleyball team, which won the Southside Middle School Conference Volleyball Tournament on Saturday in two intense matches.

Magna Vista tops Halifax County 47-6

RIDGEWAY Magna Vista High School has been known this season for its stingy defense.

Comets back on the road tonight to face Magna Vista

“We’ve got to play a good game of football.”

Burton wins sixth pole; last-lap crash thwarts bid for win

Jeb Burton of Halifax won his sixth pole of the season, but a multi-truck crash on the last lap foiled what appeared to be a solid finish in Saturday’s Fred’s 250 at Talladega Superspeedway.

Defending champs win biz-industrial league opener

Defending champion United Steps/Felton is off to a good start in defending its title in the South Boston Business & Industrial Basketball League, beating Benchmark 46-24 in its opener on Sunday.

Pritchett, Cole earn state golf berths

For the first time in approximately a dozen years, Halifax County High School will have a representative in the Virginia High School League girls state golf tournament.