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Halifax man sentenced to 20 years for bank robbery

A Halifax man has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for an August 2018 armed robbery of American National Bank in Centerville.

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Looking to project forward-looking image, Halifax County IDA touts opportunities – and asks what it can do better

HCHS joins long list of schools with sex videos

Six students face charges, others advised to take part in diversion programs for child pornography incidents

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Elation, then disappointment for PV girls

Lady Dragons make Class 3 state tourney, bow out in first round

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Dixie Boys face elimination in World Series

SoVaNow.com / August 05, 2019
The Halifax County Dixie Boys are 0-1 in World Series action in Aiken, S.C.

Louisiana defeated the Virginia champions, 10-0, in the opening game Saturday.

Halifax had four hits in the game, with Ryan Duffer providing two. Cameron Carson doubled in the first inning. Joshua Gunn also singled in the third.

Halifax struggled with missed opportunities.

The game went scoreless until the bottom of the fourth.

At that point, defensive miscues allowed Louisiana to score twice.

In the bottom of the fifth, Louisiana put up eight runs on a potent offensive show and won by the mercy rule.

Halifax was in a rain delay Sunday. The Virginia all-stars are scheduled to play Georgia.

The all-stars are enjoying the trip and participated in opening ceremonies at the Augusta (S.C.) Green Jackets stadium. This program is a minor league affiliate of the San Francisco Giants.



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