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Welcome to Alton International Airport

The airstrip in the countryside of southwestern Halifax County offers rapid access for Duke Life Flight.

Clover Fall Festival moved to Oct. 24

Firefighters set new date with ominous forecast for weekend


Comets fall to Magna Vista

Halifax, now 2-4, had one highlight. James Smith Jr. sliced through an open seam in kickoff coverage and sprinted 85 yards for the Comets' lone score.





Dixie Softball signups / February 18, 2013
Signup information for the Halifax/South Boston Dixie softball league has been released.

These are signups for all girls ages 4-18 as of Jan. 1, 2013. The signups will be held Sat., Feb. 23, from 10 am to 2 p.m. If you have questions, please go to the league facebook page.

There’s another round of signups on Sat., March 2, from 10 am to 2 pm. The signups will be held in the HCHS lobby.

The requirements include a $30 registration fee, and players must bring a copy of their birth certificate.

Tryouts for new players are Sat., March 9, at Carter Field.

Debs (ages 16-18) are required to sign up at this also.

There is no late registration, so please sign up on either of the listed dates.

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