Melanie Saunders and the Halifax County High School varsity softball program control their destiny Friday.

Comets roll past GW

Halifax County High School eventually found a way to get past stubborn GW-Danville Tuesday, but the Comets need some help and a break or two in order to win the WVD regular season.

Girls soccer lose heartbreaker to GW

The Comet varsity girls’ soccer team suffered its second 1-0 loss in less than a week’s time on Tuesday night, and its third heartbreaking defeat.

Boys tennis respectable in district tournament

The Halifax County High School boys’ tennis team had a respectable effort in the district tournament.

Jayvees hold off GW in soccer

The Halifax County High School jayvee boys’ soccer team held off arch rival GW, 4-3, in overtime on Tuesday night.

Action returns to SBS

South Boston Speedway will return to action for the second straight weekend on Saturday night, May 15, for the running of the NASCAR Whelen Late Model 150 racing program.

Pitching, defense carry the day

Pitching and defense carried the Halifax County Middle School softball team to its latest championship last week.

Stallings joins Sportsman ranks

14-year-old Blake Stallings is about to start mixing it up with the other drivers in the NASCAR limited sportsman series class at South Boston Speedway.

Peregoy takes Sportsman race

Tommy Peregoy was denied a third straight limited sportsman division win at South Boston Speedway, with one of the track’s most recognizable veterans celebrating in Victory lane instead.

Lacks the glue behind the show

Jim Lacks is part of the glue behind the scenes helping to put on the show every month at South Boston Speedway. Lacks is a competitor in the generally entertaining Pure Stock class – he drives the no. 05 Heritage House Nissan 240 SX – and he’s also helping with the racing efforts of a number of other competitors in […]