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Sports Hall Of Fame nominations sought

Halifax County-South Boston Sports Hall of Fame officials are accepting nominations for inductees into the Hall of Fame for 2012.

Brunswick rolls past Comets

Halifax County High School was quickly taken out of the game when it faced Brunswick High School and the talented Stith brothers in Lawrenceville in mid-December.

Brunswick team crushes Comets girls

The numbers on the scoreboard were better for the Halifax County High School varsity girls basketball team Wednesday night than they were when the team faced Brunswick High School about a month earlier.

Comet grapplers score first home win


The Comets’ wrestling team won three of four matches wrestled and recorded its first home win of the season Tuesday against Randolph-Henry High School 46-23.

Good effort but no win for Lady Comets

The Comets’ varsity girl’s basketball team has put forth good efforts on several occasions this season without producing a win, and that trend continued Saturday with a 62-57 loss at home to E.C. Glass.

Comets zone out E.C. Glass


The Comets’ boy’s varsity basketball team had a lackluster game in a 79-63 loss at E.C. Glass in December.

SBS names Victory Lane in Morris’ honor


With 25 wins here over the past four seasons, Philip Morris has come to feel at home in South Boston Speedway’s Victory Lane.

More than $50,000 in cash, awards presented as SBS champs crowned


For the third time in modern-day history, South Boston Speedway has honored a NASCAR Whelen All-American Series National Champion as its NASCAR track champion.

Lacks joins the elite back-to-back group

Only a handful of drivers have won back-to-back track championships at South Boston Speedway, and 2011 NASCAR Southern Vintage Modified (SVM) Champion Darryl Lacks can now count himself among that number.

Consistency pays off for Willis in Limited

A lot of factors came into play for Danny Willis Jr. the past race season to allow the Cluster Springs resident to win his first-ever Limited Sportsman Division championship.