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Lady Comets hard-pressed in loss to FC


It’s no secret the Comets’ varsity girl’s basketball team has not reacted well when dealing with pressure defenses thus far this season.

Swimmers record overall meet win


An overall solid team effort produced an overall team win for the Halifax County swim team Wednesday against GW-Danville and Martinsville, in a tri-meet held at the YMCA of South Boson-Halifax County.

Grapplers win pair in district Super Quad

The Halifax County High School wrestling team picked up a pair of wins and split their four matches in the season’s second Western Valley District Super Quad held Wednesday at William Fleming High School in Roanoke.

Lady Lions lock up second seed for tournament

The Halifax County Middle School girl’s basketball team played perhaps its best game of the season Saturday at a time when it needed it most, beating E.W. Wyatt 38-24 in Emporia.

Stars of wrestling return to town

Mid-Atlantic Championship Wrestling will return to South Boston Saturday night with the Halifax County Brawl. 

Lady Comets let lead slip away, lose to GW

The game began as if it could be a signature win for the Comets’ varsity girl’s basketball team, but in the end it was just another disappointing loss, a 51-40 setback at home Friday to GW-Danville.

Offensive drought wilts Blue Comets

It’s a vexing situation. For two games in a row, the Halifax County High School varsity boys basketball team has built a tempo that has held opponents to 50 points or less. But, the Comets have been unable to produce much of anything on the offensive end.

High school to host Football University Tackling Academy

Halifax County High School and Football University are teaming up to host a special free football tackling clinic for players and coaches Saturday, February 11 at Halifax County High School.

Early deficit leads to loss for Lady Lions

An early deficit proved too much to overcome, and the Halifax County Middle School girl’s basketball team ultimately lost 28-25 Monday at home to Bonner Middle School of Danville.

Boys fall to Bonner Middle School 50-27 Monday

The Halifax County Middle School basketball team lost for the second time this season to Bonner Middle School of Danville, this time at home Monday by a 50-27 score.