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Ramping up for solar jobs

SVCC starts worker training program in anticipation of big demand for installer positions

Mecklenburg trustees take look at shorter school day

Proposal calls for shaving minutes off daily schedule

Brewery makes plans to move to lakefront

Clarksville’s hometown craft brewery is moving to a lakeside location, with a planned opening in summer 2019.


Post 8 scrappy, with solid offense, pitching

Defensive miscues prove costly, but team able to get over shortcomings





Carey qualifies for state swim meet / February 12, 2018
Halifax County High School swimmer Nick Carey qualified again for the 5A state tournament.

Carey finished fourth in regional action in Christiansburg with a time of 55.14 in the 100 fly.

The Comet boys placed ninth (61 points) and the girls were 11th (46 points). PH-Roanoke won the girls regional title and Albemarle won the boys title.

The Halifax girls posted an eighth place finish (4:57/16) in the 400 free relay.

“We did our best. It was a great day to finish up the season. The kids loved the trip to a beautiful facility,” said coach Shawn Torian.

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