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Welcome to Alton International Airport

The airstrip in the countryside of southwestern Halifax County offers rapid access for Duke Life Flight.

Clover Fall Festival moved to Oct. 24

Firefighters set new date with ominous forecast for weekend


Comets fall to Magna Vista

Halifax, now 2-4, had one highlight. James Smith Jr. sliced through an open seam in kickoff coverage and sprinted 85 yards for the Comets' lone score.





Angels shut out in WS opener / July 28, 2014
The Virginia champions in Angels X-play Dixie softball had a tough start in World Series play in Atoka, Tenn..

The champions from Halifax County fell 11-0 to the host Atoka squad in Saturday’s opener.

The local all-stars were hoping to stay alive Sunday. Virginia was scheduled to play either Arkansas or Oklahoma in its second game.

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