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Service set Friday for late Councilman Billy Clarke

Pedestrian suffers life-threatening injuries in Route 501 hit-and-run

Virginia State Police are investigating a Friday morning hit-and-run in northern Halifax County at the Staunton River and Campbell County line that sent a pedestrian to Centra Lynchburg General Hospital.…

Remains of Emma Compton Layne identified; leads sought in homicide

Human remains found in the Nathalie area in November have been positively identified as those of Emma Compton Layne of Cody, who has been missing since June 20, 2017.


One Dixie for all

Scottsburg merges with Halifax County Dixie Youth to form one countywide league





One Dixie for all

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Halifax County Dixie Youth baseball board member Steven Crutchfield, seated, left, and Scottsburg Athletic Association president Roy Keith Lloyd, right, signed an agreement merging Scottsburg’s youth baseball program with Halifax County Dixie Youth. The new members of the Halifax County Dixie Youth board of directors include Crutchfield and Lloyd, and, from left, standing, Donnie Balducci, Brad Thomasson, Dave Ashwell, Maurice Miller, Stacy Powell, Kevin Henderson, Randy Irby, Thomas Turbeville, Scott Carson and David Smith.
Scottsburg merges with Halifax County Dixie Youth to form one countywide league

Middle school boys and girls track teams win tri-meet competitions to open season

The HCMS track teams got out to a fine start on the season last week. The Halifax boys won a tri-meet, with 97.5 points, defeating Prince Edward (26.5) and Amelia (seven). The Lion girls also won, with 65 points. Amelia was second with 55, followed by Prince Edward with 14.

UNC has too much for LSU, makes Sweet 16

GREENSBORO, N.C. — LSU had SEC player of the year Marcus Thornton, but North Carolina had too much for the Tigers, including a hungry Ty Lawson, rolling to an 84-70 win that sent the Tar Heels to the NCAA Sweet 16. Lawson, returning for the first time since the regular season finale against Duke, scorched the Tigers for 23 points, with six assists and no turnovers in 31 minutes.

Davis becomes important cog in UNC machine

GREENSBORO, N.C. — Ed Davis appears to be moving from valuable reserve to a very important cog in North Carolina’s NCAA tournament plans. Davis, a Richmond product with ties to Halifax County, provided the Tar Heels with a critical inside presence down the stretch in Saturday’s 84-70 win over LSU which propelled Carolina to the Sweet 16.

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