A critical play at the plate

One pivotal play early proved very costly for HCHS Tuesday in its 3-1 loss at James River.

HCHS softball notebook

There was a standing room only crowd Tuesday at the Lee-Davis softball facility in the Richmond suburbs, with fans jockeying for space on the Confederates’ side of the bleachers.

Legion falls in opener

Lynchburg Post 16 Blue staged a late rally Monday and defeated the Halifax County-South Boston Post 8 legion team, 9-7.

USARacing Pro Cup hits SBS

The USARacing Pro Cup Series, formerly known as the Hooters Pro Cup Series, will battle it out Saturday night, June 11, in the USARacing Pro Cup Series 250 presented by Strutmasters.com.

Vicious hit

Jimmy Wade took a vicious hit in Pure Stock racing last Saturday night at South Boston Speedway.

Senator for sale

From the depths of the Internet, the Virginia political website Not Larry Sabato (notlarrysabato.typepad.com) recently linked to a short post by prominent Virginia blogger Norman Leahy that drew on the reporting of a media outfit called the Virginia News Source (whew!) concerning a topic of interest to folks here at home. The discussion centered on Virginia Beach State Senator Frank […]

Crews education continues

Trey Crews’ education in motorsports continues.

South Boston Concert Series kicks off June 17

Big Bertha & The High Risers and Donnie B. and the Hot Damn Band will perform as part of Destination Downtown South Boston’s concert series on Friday, June 17.

NR Church Notices for June 9, 2011

VICTORY COWBOY CHURCH Special fundraiser event with great music, guest speaker Rev. Jack Stewart, an auction, barbecue plate dinners for sale on Saturday, June 25, 2:30 p.m. All are welcome to attend. Call 476-7762 for more information. MILLSTONE BAPTIST CHURCH Welcome to Sunday school at 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study each Wednesday at 6:00 p.m.; June 11, 10:00 […]

Hitesburg News for June 9, 2011

Sunday, call to worship was “The Joy of the Lord” by the choir at Hitesburg Baptist Church. Jimmy Wilson read the announcements and welcomed everyone. Hymn was “He Keeps Me Singing”. Prayer time ended with a prayer from Mr. Wilson. Andy Loftis is the Deacon of the Week. Hymn was “Victory in Jesus”. Choir special was “I’m Standing on the […]