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Late mishap opens the door for first career win

For much of the second half of Sunday afternoon’s South Boston 150 NASCAR K&N Pro Series East race at South Boston Speedway, it looked like Brett Moffitt had things pretty well in hand.

Meeks, Burnett take HCC two-ball invitational

Solid, steady golf between long-time partners paved the way for David Meeks and Jay Burnett to take home the Halifax Country Club (HCC) Two Ball Invitational championship last weekend, a tournament played this year in honor of former HCC President Chandler Nelson.

Varsity baseball falls in key district match up

A late bid by Halifax County High School fell short Monday night as Franklin County High School held on to down the Comets 5-3 in Rocky Mount.

Comets softball hangs on for WVD win

For five innings, Halifax County High School pitcher Samantha Gibson and her Comets teammates were on a roll in Monday’s Western Valley District game against Franklin County High School in Rocky Mount.

Varsity girls drop game to Park View

The Comets’ varsity girls’ soccer team has had difficulty scoring goals this season, and Wednesday’s home game against Park View was no different, with the Comets dropping a 4-0 decision to fall to 1-7 on the season.

Basket full of racing set for Saturday

The Easter weekend is upon us and South Boston Speedway is offering a basket full of NASCAR Whelen All-American Series racing action Saturday night.

Girls tennis falls to FC

Jessica Palmer and Kimberly Farmer won at the top of the singles ladder for the Comets girls’ tennis team, but that was it in a 7-2 loss at home against Franklin County of Wednesday.

Comets baseball team faces GW in key match

If Halifax County High School is going to make a run for the Western Valley District title, it will have to start tonight.

South Boston Elementary racers ready

Entries are being sought for the annual South Boston Elementary School One-Mile Kids’ Fun Run and 5K Race to be held Saturday at 9 a.m. at South Boston Elementary School.

Prizes galore in Jeff Nelson Memorial Golf Tournament

When it comes to prizes, there will be plenty of them up for grabs in the Jeff Nelson Memorial Golf Tournament to be held Friday, May 6, at Green’s Folly Golf Course.