The News & Record
South Boston News & Record
and Mecklenburg Sun
Home   •   News   •   Sports   •   Classifieds   •   Community   •   Health   •   Entertainment   •   Obituaries   •   Opinions   •   Weather
Advertising | Contact | Register
Advanced Search
News

10 years added to burglary sentence

Leonard to depart as Halifax IDA director

Matt Leonard, executive director of the Halifax County Industrial Development Authority, will be departing the position Nov. 1 in a decision that the IDA describes as “mutually agreed” upon.

Halifax County dodges a bullet with Florence

Riverdale floods, but it could have been much worse

Sports

Comets squander the win

After blowing sizeable leads, Comets fall to Tunstall 43-29 in district opener

Community


Opinion


A&E

Sports

Jayvee girls start well, fade, lose 42-38

SoVaNow.com / December 14, 2017
The Martinsville jayvee girls slipped past Halifax, 42-38, in Piedmont District basketball action.

Halifax started well, scoring 15 points in the first quarter. But the Comets slowed a bit and only had 10 points in the second period, eight in the third and five in the fourth.

Martinsville scored 14 in the first period, four in the second, nine in the third, and then clicked in the final quarter, scoring 15 points.

Kayla Townes had 11 for Halifax, while A’nya Brandon scored 10. Ella Morrison also had 10 points for the Comets.



Classified Advertising

Buy and sell items in News & Record classifieds.