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Le Mans series heads to VIR

VIRginia International Raceway will host the American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patrón on Saturday, Oct. 5. The race, dubbed the Oak Tree Grand Prix, is the culmination of four days of racing activities all hosted at VIR. 

Linksters breeze in season’s best round

Halifax County High School shot its best team round of the season in its final home Piedmont District golf match and breezed to an easy win over Magna Vista High School and GW Monday at Green’s Folly Golf Course.

Inaugural Bob Cage Tennis Classic planned

The Inaugural Bob Cage Tennis Classic will be held Oct. 4-6 at Stratford Tennis Club in Danville.

Monster Trucks to invade SBS Saturday

After a year’s absence, Monster Trucks will return to competition at South Boston Speedway Saturday night in an action-packed show that will conclude with a a dazzling fireworks display.

Cumbey’s Crew wins tourney

Cumbey’s Crew took home first-place honors in the Championship Flight to win the annual Halifax County-South Boston Sports Hall of Fame Tournament held Friday at Green’s Folly Golf Course.

After winning national championship, Lee Pulliam celebrates SBS title

Light blue balloons, twinkling lighted cardboard signs, youngsters wearing celebratory shirts proclaiming a national championship and plenty of smiles filled Victory Lane at South Boston Speedway.

Willis celebrates second Limited points title

The 2013 Limited Sportsman Division season at South Boston Speedway ended Saturday just as it started in March, with Danny Willis Jr. qualifying on the pole and leading all 50 laps to cap off his second Limited Sportsman Division championship.

Rockets shoot down Comets 21-17

Friday the 13th has long been viewed by many as a day when bad luck can be expected - a day on which anything that could possibly happen will happen.

Rivals prepare for battle


A long-standing rivalry will renew itself when Halifax County High School faces neighboring border rival Person (N.C.) High School tonight at 7 p.m. at Tuck Dillard Memorial Stadium.

Girls harriers score close win

Emma Worsley ran a good race when Halifax County High School hosted GW-Danville and Magna Vista High School Wednesday in a Piedmont District meet at Edmunds Park.