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04/17/14 - 6:59 am
The South Boston/Halifax County Visitor Center has received the “Visitor Center of the Year” award given annually by the Virginia Association of Convention and Visitors Bureaus (VACVB).
04/16/14 - 7:09 am
Leaf-burning spirals out of control; person responsible may be liable for damage after violating 4 p.m. ban
04/16/14 - 7:01 am
The ordinance defines a dilapidated building as any residential, rental or commercial structure that could contribute to the spread of disease or injury, creates a fire hazard, is liable to…
04/17/14 - 6:58 am
The first race of the night will get the green flag at 7 p.m.
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Comet jayvees suffer close loss at MV
SoVaNow.com / January 27, 2014The Halifax County High School jayvee boys’ basketball team suffered a tough 48-47 loss at Magna Vista Friday.
The game generated plenty of tension all night. HCHS led, 7-4, at the end of the first period. The Comets had forged a 21-16 advantage by halftime.
Magna Vista picked up momentum in the second half.
The Warriors outscored the Comets, 14-10, in the third period. HCHS led by one, 31-30, heading into the final period.
Magna Vista later outscored HCHS, 18-16, in the final quarter, and the Warriors won by two.
Zion Bailey led the Comets with 12 points.
Jarvis Owens scored 11 points for Halifax, while Nick Jones had eight.
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