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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.

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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.





Dragon girls win twice / January 16, 2013
The Park View Lady Dragons are now 6-8 after a 37-33 win over Greensville and 59-55 win over Prince Edward.

The Dragons toppled Prince Edward in a nail biting 4th quarter when Prince Edward made a last ditch effort to even things out.

The Dragons started out on a 13-7 first quarter and were ahead 33-28 at half time. In the third quarter Park View scored another 16 points to Prince Edward’s 12 points.

But the Lady Eagles made a strong run in the fourth quarter scoring 15 points to the Dragons 10.

Briana Rogers was the player of the game with 17 points, 8 rebounds, 4 assists, 5 steals, and 3 for 4 from the free throw line.

The Lady Dragons bested the Greensville Eagles in another close match 37-33.

The Dragons were ahead 9-6 in the first quarter but Greensville tied up the game 15-15 at half time.

Park View scored 8 points in the third quarter to the Eagle’s 4 and finished the fourth quarter 14-14.

The Player of the game was Briana Rogers who had 13 points, 5 assists, 2 steals, 3 turnovers, and 2 defensive rebounds.

The Lady Dragons will now face the Surry County Cougars in a non-league match this Friday.

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