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A rainy day 5K

A rainy Saturday morning didn’t deter almost 80 dedicated runners who turned out for the annual Comet 5K Run/Walk at Tuck Dillard Memorial Stadium.

Former JV coach to take over leading varsity girls basketball

Former Halifax County High School jayvee boys and Northern Middle School (N.C.) boys basketball coach Wayne Murray has been selected to lead the Halifax County High School girls basketball program.

Comets start string of road trips

The Halifax County High School varsity football team will kick off a string of three straight road games tonight when it travels to Stuart to face Patrick County High School.

Burton set to tackle Talladega

Jeb Burton of Halifax is facing another first this weekend when the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series heads to Talladega Superspeedway for the Fred’s 250.

Rozek scores ace

Steve Rozek is one happy golfer.

Gasperini sixth after first round

Halifax County High School senior Joey Gasperini said he would like to finish in the top 10 among individual players in the Virginia High School League Division 5 state golf tournament which opened Monday at Meadowbrook Country Club in Richmond.

On to the big show

Today is a big day for Halifax County High School senior Joey Gasperini.

Comets fall to Bassett 25-7 in Homecoming game

Halifax County High School had things going its way in the first half of Friday night's annual Homecoming football game against Bassett High School at Tuck Dillard Memorial Stadium.

SBS 2014 schedule features 17 dates


South Boston Speedway officials released a 17-event schedule for the 2014 season yesterday, a schedule that includes two races for the NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour and two races for the touring PASS South Super Late Model series.

Comets go against Bengals tonight in Homecoming tilt

Tonight is Homecoming Night at Halifax County High School and many are hoping the fanfare and extra energy surrounding the annual event will be a boost for the Comets football team.