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DG/Unarco takes lead in industrial league play

Dollar General/Unarco seems to be on a mission to take back the South Boston Business & Industrial Basketball League title it lost to United Steps/Felton Brothers last season, improving to 8-1 with a 64-54 win over Halifax Regional on Sunday.

Familiar lineup featured in Gazette-Virginian Holiday Classic

There will be a familiar feel to the field of teams that will be competing for the championship in the Gazette-Virginian Holiday Classic Basketball Tournament, which opens Friday at Halifax County High School.

Comets use long ball to overcome Magna Vista

Halifax County High School went back to the long ball in Friday night's Piedmont District game against Magna Vista High School.

Comets gain first road win

All it took was 10 minutes.

Comets stem Tunstall rally to take third win

A 46-18 lead after three quarters turned into somewhat of a nail-biter late before the Halifax County High School varsity girls basketball team claimed a 52-40 over Tunstall High School at home on Tuesday.

Comets roll past William Campbell

The Halifax County High School varsity girls basketball team let an early lead slip away in an overtime loss at William Campbell High School earlier this season.

DG/Unarco, SoBo Tees tied at the top of Industrial League Basketball

SoBo Tees and Dollar General/Unarco remain tied at the top of the South Boston Business & Industrial Basketball League standings after Sunday’s games.

Late Comets bid falls short

James Burden was trying to mask his discomfort as the Halifax County High School varsity boys basketball team filed out of the locker room at the end of Saturday night’s game against Person (N.C.) High School.

Comets edge Martinsville HS on Smith's last-second shot

James Smith Jr. had hit a total of four shots including one three-pointer during his first two games as a member of the Halifax County High School varsity basketball team.

Comets grapplers fall to Person HS

The Halifax County High School wrestling team ran into something of a buzzsaw Thursday night when it faced Person (N.C.) High School in its home opener at Halifax County High School.