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Comets JV gridders fall to GW

GW put a pair of touchdowns on the scoreboard in the first half and held on to edge the Halifax County High School junior varsity football team 13-7 Thursday night in Danville.

Comets spikers fall to Colonial Forge in tourney



Halifax County High School’s first ever foray into Northwest Region Tournament play in volleyball was a short one.

Comets hoops practice, tryouts begin

Halifax County High School basketball coaches are hoping for good numbers today for the official start of practice and tryouts for the school’s winter sports teams.

Comets grapplers making progress

The numbers keep climbing for the Halifax County High School wrestling team. 

Rolex not returning to VIR

After having hosted events for the Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series for 10 seasons, Alton’s VIRginia International Raceway will not host a series event in 2012.

Young Comets swimmers gearing up


It will be a young team that will hit the pool for the Halifax County High School swim team this season, but it is a team with a good deal of potential.

Comets girls roster finalized


With the roster for the Halifax County High School varsity girls basketball team having been finalized, the real work begins this week for Comets Head Coach Matthew McCargo and his players.

One more cut to go for Comets varsity basketball


The roster for the Halifax County High School varsity boys basketball team has been trimmed to 14 players, and there is still one more cut to be made.

Frustration leads league jump


Harold Carmichael has been a longtime fixture in area youth baseball.

New league pitched to reps

Calling the new Cardinal Youth Baseball program for 13-18-year-olds a program  “geared to the everyday player who wants to play baseball,” Cardinal Commissioner Shep Moss made a pitch to representatives of area baseball leagues here Saturday.