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

Move over, Mississippi: cotton crop takes root in Southside Virginia

Compared to Southside Virginia’s big cash crop in tobacco, King Cotton is, well, kind of puny.

Stolen guns found at Clarksville area home

Clarksville Council mulls response to feral cats amid rabies reports

In light of the Clarksville’s recent rabies scare, members of the Town Council again discussed what to do, if anything, with the people who feed the feral cat populations around…


Owen commits to continue softball playing career at Averett University





Lions look to be defensively strong

South Boston News
Members of the Halifax County Middle School boys basketball team are, from left, first row, John Wells, Amir Spencer, Brashaam Truesdale-El, Drew Lester, Myquan Williams. Second row, Herbert Brooks, Brandon Davis, Michael Spraggins, Tavian Dunkley, Kendall Dizon. Third row,manager Adam Palmer, assistant Julian Saunders, Otis Slayton, Traivius Chappell, Skylar Ashworth, Malik Crews, Kenneth Davis, coach W.J. Long. (Blakely Swanson photo)

Lions release winter schedule

Lions finish undefeated, win Piedmont title

South Boston News
Lion wideout Travius Chappell concentrates on hauling in a pass against GW. Chappell had an eight-yard catch for a touchdown against GW.
The Lions finished the season 7-0.

Lions win district volleyball title

South Boston News

Lions pick up 22-14 Homecoming win

South Boston News
Lion wideout Tyree Dunkley tries to get the handle on the ball. (David Conner II photo)
A late second half score Wednesday, pushed the Halifax County Middle School football team to a 22-14 victory over a stubborn Laurel Park squad on the Lions’ Homecoming night.

Lions shut down Patrick County

South Boston News
Lion receiver Tyree Dunkley tries to haul in a pass. (David Conner II photo)
Halifax County Middle School football dominated Patrick County Monday, 41-0.

Lady Lions put away Patrick County in two sets

Lions finish third in Junior Piedmont golf tournament

Lions shut down Fieldale-Collinsville 42-7

The Halifax County Middle School football team defeated Fieldale-Collinsville 42-7 on the road Wednesday night.

Lions shut out Martinsville 44-0

• Page 1 of 46 pages  1 2 3 >  Last »

Lady Comets ‘young, young, inexperienced’

Halifax County High School varsity girls’ basketball coach Wayne Murray has a basic theme heading into the season.

Breaking down the Lady Comets

Three stand atop Industrial standings

Comets prepare for Dec. 1 opener

Lions look to be defensively strong

Sports Coverage

See complete sports coverage for Halifax and Mecklenburg counties.