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Halifax County churches hit by thieves during Sunday services

The Halifax County Sheriff’s Office is investigating several larcenies at places of worship throughout the county.

Fiber-to-the-home gains toehold in county

Mecklenburg Electric Cooperative has completed the initial stage of fiber-to-the-home internet service in Halifax County with the deployment of roughly 5.5 miles of fiber optic cable in the Clays Mill…

Halifax trustees tap members to work with supervisors on facilities plan


Comets’ season ends

Fall to GW in regional opener





Comets fall to Bluestone 3-0

South Boston News
Kylie Satterfield gets low to keep the ball in play against Bluestone Thursday. / September 02, 2019
Halifax County High School varsity volleyball fell to Bluestone, 3-0, Thursday.

The Comets were competitive early, losing the first set, 25-18. Halifax then dropped decisions of 25-13 twice.

Coach Meg Bane said it was a case of 27 points of serving and hitting errors for the Comets.

Halifax had 10 good serves from Kendall Foushee and eight for Madison Barnes.

The Comets had eight hitting attempts for Sarah Watts with three kills.

There were nine for Barnes with three kills and 10 for Kirsten Wellons with five kills.

Duffer recorded two blocks, while Barnes had three and Trinity Martin had two.

Foushee had 30 good sets.

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