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Halifax accepts process for taking down Clarkton Bridge

Two arrested in connection with attack at Alford home

North Carolina authorities are reporting the arrests of two men in the Friday home invasion in Littleton, N.C. that left Nancy Alford dead and her husband, Brodnax pastor John Alford,…

Bluestone student fatally shot; juvenile suspect in custody


Tennis hopes to keep winning tradition





Bluestone golf surges past Nottoway, fall to Central Lunenburg / August 16, 2017
The Bluestone varsity golf team hosted Central Lunenburg and Nottoway in their season opening match at Kinderton Country Club Thursday and came away with a 1-1 win-loss record.

Bluestone defeated Nottoway 182-204 but finished six strokes behind Lunenburg, which scored 176.

Brandon Ligon led the Barons with a 41 over the nine-hole layout. Morgan Tharpe and Blake Gravitt each shot a 45. Brady Platzke, who played as an alternate last week, rounded out the top-four with a 51.

Nathan Newcomb and Wesley Crump posted exhibition scores of 54 and 58.

Lunenburg’s entire six-person team all shot below 50. Central Lunenburg was carried by Joseph McDaniel’s 42 and teammate Cole Wilbourne’s 43.

Mason Elliott posted a 44 and Noah Dunbar had a 47.

Match medalist Jacob Carr of Nottoway shot a 40. John Carr (53), Desmond McDaniel (52) and “T” Epps (59) completed the scoring for Nottoway.

Bluestone’s had a road match Tuesday with Amelia and Randolph-Henry and play Cumberland and Central Lunenburg Thursday.

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