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Comets rally to defeat Heritage 72-66

Heritage High School did what it could to take Halifax County High School sharpshooter Tavion Petty out of the Comets' scoring quotient, and did a good job of it.

Industrial hoops tough at the top

It’s tough at the top of the South Boston Business & Industrial Basketball League with four teams within one game of each other at the top of the standings.

Burton makes move to Michael Waltrip Racing

South Boston native Jeff Burton has been hired by Michael Waltrip Racing as a test driver for 2014, with the possibility of running a partial schedule in the Sprint Cup Series.

Comets edge Person HS 69-67 in opener

Tavion Petty couldn't help but smile. Neither could his Halifax County High School teammates.

Football may be in Wright’s future

Senior long snapper for the Liberty University football team Richie Wright paused for a moment to take it all in and count his blessings.

Comets ready for opener

“We’re ready now to get on with it.”

Comets ‘win’ scrimmage, face big test Saturday

Halifax County High School head basketball coach Larry Epperly was upbeat about his team following Tuesday night’s scrimmage with Dan River High School.

Comets improve in second scrimmage

Judging by Tuesday’s scrimmage at Dan River High School, the Halifax County High School varsity girls basketball team and first-year Head Coach Wayne Murray are coming together toward the season-opener Tuesday at Person High School.

Comets rolling with the changes

A roster without several three-year starters, a new district affiliation and a brand new playoff format were three things confronting the Halifax County High School varsity volleyball team this season.

Halifax Regional hands SoBo Tees first loss

Halifax Regional ended SoBo Tees’ five-game winning streak to start the South Boston Business & Industrial Basketball League season Sunday with a 42-41 win.