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08/28/15 - 1:57 pm
Mecklenburg County assistant superintendent of schools Heather Tuck has resigned, following former superintendent James Thornton to Isle of Wight Schools.
08/27/15 - 6:01 am
Charlotte, N.C. retailer with local store – and historic South Boston ties – sells to private equity firm for $3 bill
08/27/15 - 5:59 am
Main Street location acquired with the help of late anonymous patient
09/02/15 - 7:39 am
Park View gridders lay claim to county bragging rights with late comeback to thwart Barons
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Pre-Majors finish World Series with 2-2 record
SoVaNow.com / July 31, 2014The South Boston-Halifax County Dixie Pre-Majors had a strong World Series run in Chipley, Fla.
The locals finished fifth with a 2-2 record for the series.
Florida took an early 3-0 lead Monday and then eliminated Virginia, 10-0, after a four-hour rain delay.
Despite the loss, Virginia picked up two quality wins.
Virginia pinned a 6-4 loss on Louisiana the second day. Tripp Bennett worked most of the game on the mound and Ben Major relieved when Bennett reached his pitching totals.
The local all-stars also defeated Alabama, 7-1, after breaking open a close game with a strong sixth inning rally.
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