Terry indicted for capital murder, rape in death of 84-year-old widow

James Lloyd Terry is accused of beating to death Charlotte Osborne Rice at her home in April

Serious collision avoided in Clarksville

Clarksville Ruritans contribute to food bank

NR Community Calendar for Sept. 12, 2011

PAWS & CLAWS SPCA MEETING SEPT. 12 The Paws & Claws SPCA of Halifax County will meet at 5:00 p.m. on Monday, September 12 at Common Grounds. New members welcome so bring a friend and join us! For more information, call 454-6111. HALIFAX/SOUTH BOSTON NAACP MEETS SEPT. 13 The Halifax County/South Boston Branch of the NAACP will have its monthly […]

Comet notebook

Kyle Lacks delivered in his first pressure situation as a high school varsity kicker, and the Halifax County High School varsity football team has its first win of the season.

Volleyball out in two in Altavista tournament

The Halifax County High School varsity volleyball team had won the Altavista Tournament the past two seasons, but the Comets had no shot whatsoever at a three-peat.

Cross country runs over Bluestone

Halifax County High School cross country enjoyed another strong performance Thursday in a non-district meet with Bluestone at Edmunds Park.

Jayvees rout Person County

The Halifax County High School jayvee football team has built some serious momentum the past two weeks.

Jayvee golfers top Franklin County

The Halifax County High School jayvee golf team won its meet last week against Franklin County, recording a three-stroke victory.

Sloppy Heels top Rutgers

Not only did North Carolina just hold off a less-gifted Rutgers’ squad on Saturday, the Tar Heels had to overcome mistakes and ineptitude of their own to squeeze out a 24-22 victory.