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Ramping up for solar jobs

SVCC starts worker training program in anticipation of big demand for installer positions

Mecklenburg trustees take look at shorter school day

Proposal calls for shaving minutes off daily schedule

Brewery makes plans to move to lakefront

Clarksville’s hometown craft brewery is moving to a lakeside location, with a planned opening in summer 2019.


Post 8 scrappy, with solid offense, pitching

Defensive miscues prove costly, but team able to get over shortcomings





Jayvee boys continue to play well, beat PE / December 11, 2017
The Halifax County High School boys’ basketball team continues to play well, as the Comets drilled Prince Edward, 54-26, Thursday in Farmville.

Halifax had excellent scoring distribution, with 11 players getting points. Kevon Ferrell led the way with 11, followed by Tucker Harris with nine. Zy’liek Perkins, Osiris Ross and Devon Jennings scored six points.

Halifax did a good job defensively on Prince Edward, limiting the young Eagles to just two first half field goals. PE got a couple of 3-pointers in the third and three two-point baskets and one two-point basket in the final period.

Halifax had a decent first half and then got going in the second quarter.

The Comets outscored Prince Edward, 9-2, in the first period.

Halifax outscored the Eagles, 17-4, before halftime.

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