The News & Record
South Boston News & Record
and Mecklenburg Sun
Home   •   News   •   Sports   •   Classifieds   •   Community   •   Health   •   Entertainment   •   Obituaries   •   Opinions   •   Weather
Advertising | Contact | Register
Advanced Search

Broken line floods portion of Halifax

A portion of the Town of Halifax was flooded Tuesday night after a water line ruptured on Mountain Road, apparently as a result of road maintenance work taking place near…

Along Banister, concern about water levels

Several property owners who live along the shoreline of the Banister River have expressed concerns about the falling water level, echoing complaints some three years ago when the lake was…

Flyover nets $63,000 in pot plants


Comets need to show improvement

Halifax County High School did some positive things in its season-opening win over Patrick County Friday night, but the level of competition should be significantly higher Friday when E.C. Glass…





Baron girls rally to defeat Nottoway / September 19, 2012
The Bluestone varsity girls bounced back after losing the first game to score a 3-1 match victory over Nottoway last Monday in James River District volleyball action in Skipwith.

It was the district opener for the Lady Barons, who improved to 4-1 on the season. Bluestone dropped the opening game, 23-25, but came back to trounce the Lady Cougars in the next three games, 25-11, 25-18 and 25-11.

The Lady Baron jayvee girls also won their contest, downing the Nottoway jayvees in three games, 25-15, 24-26 and 15-12.

The girls were scheduled to play Goochland on Wednesday, but that match has been rescheduled to Thursday, Sept. 27 at Goochland.

Here’s the rundown of the statistics for the Baron girls against Nottoway:



Anahi Trujillo — 100%, 4 aces

Kelsey Pruett — 100%, 1 ace

Breanna Wade — 87%, 4 aces


Carmen Sturdifen — 90%, 12 kills

Anahi Trujillo — 100%


Jessi Covington — 74

Kelsey Pruett — 3


Breanna Wade — 10

Bridget Bass — 15

Anahi Trujillo — 9



Jenna Harris — 100%, 2 aces

Ashley Gupton — 94%

Jasmine Briggs — 100%


Jenna Harris — 100%, 1 kill

Heather Watson — 100%, 3 kills

Ashley Gupton — 91%, 5 kills


Evie Gordon — 29

Heather Wilson — 55


Jenna Harris — 9

Jasmine Briggs — 8

Jocelyn Card — 7

Classified Advertising

Buy and sell items in News & Record classifieds.