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Clarksville gets more time for Cove Project

Auctioneer recalls tobacco’s heydey

Back when tobacco, the “golden leaf” of Virginia was a celebrated crop, and tobacco auctions were a festive occasion, no one was more celebrated than the market auctioneer.

Belk announces $3 billion sale to private equity firm

With the merger agreement, Belk says there are currently no plans to close any stores or cut any of the 1,300 jobs with the company’s corporate offices. Belk operates a…

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Comets: Low-key, but ambitious

Coach, team will leave the talking for the field

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Six Lady Comets named to all-conference team

SoVaNow.com / June 16, 2014
Halifax County High School varsity softball had a successful season, rolling to an 18-7 record.

The Comets came within one game of the state tournament, losing in the Group 5-A north regional semifinals.

Six Comets earned all-Conference 16 honors.

The five first team selections are pitcher Taylor Barnes. Junior catcher Ashley Watts, sophomore second baseman Kirsten Doss, junior outfielder Kye-Neisha Logan and junior first baseman Gabby Spainhour.

Senior outfielder Megan Puckett made second team all-conference.

HCHS finished 14-4 in the regular season, 1-1 in the Piedmont district tournament, and won its first two games in 5-A in north regional action.

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