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

Parsons-Bruce Art Association begins membership drive

Halifax County kicks off community strategic planning effort

Michael delivers stiff blow to area


Michael forces delay of game penalty





Ben Franklin slips past Lions

South Boston News
Shortstop Dakii Chandler scoops up a grounder in Tuesday’s HCMS baseball game against Ben Franklin Middle School. The Lions lost 3-2. (David Conner II photo) / April 19, 2018
Ben Franklin Middle School defeated the Halifax County Middle School Lion baseball team, 3-2, in South Boston Tuesday.

The visitors from Rocky Mount tacked on two runs in the first inning and the game-winning run in the sixth.

Halifax scored once in the first inning and one more in the fifth.

Kamron Turbeville cracked a pair of RBI doubles. Christian Midkiff scored both runs in his leadoff spot. He singled twice and was hit by a pitch.

Halifax had seven hits. Kolby Fisher singled with two out in the Lion seventh, but was stranded.

Advertising Flyer

Find out how you can reach more customers by advertising with The News & Record and The Mecklenburg Sun -- in print and online.