Lady Comets stage comeback against Park View

Key home run by Bane triggers 5-3 win

Comet football gets workout

The start of Mike Roark’s second season as the Comet varsity football head coach is months away, but the veteran mentor and some of the Blues were hard at work Saturday.

Lady Comets shut down Park View in soccer

Halifax County High School varsity girls’ soccer improved to 6-3 on the season with a 5-0 shutout win at Park View Wednesday.

Pulliam picks up fifth win of season

Things did not come easy for Lee Pulliam as he battled Phillip Morris for most of the race Saturday night for his fifth Late Model Stock Car win of the season at South Boston Speedway.

Jayvees sweep Park View in softball action

The Halifax County High School jayvee softball team swept Park View, 7-6 and 16-5, in non-district action Wednesday.

Lady Lions take two from Wyatt

The Halifax County Middle School Lion softball team took two games from Wyatt Wednesday, winning by scores of 8-0 and 8-1.

Lions pick up sweep over Wyatt

The Halifax County Middle School baseball team took a doubleheader from Wyatt Wednesday, 5-3 and 18-6.

Comets strong with sixth place finish

The Halifax County High School boys track team had a strong outing at Saturday’s Amherst Invitational at Amherst High School.

Burton 15th in Truck race

Matt Crafton held off Joey Coulter in a thrilling 25-lap green-flag run to the finish to win Saturday’s SFP 250 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Kansas Speedway. The victory was Crafton’s first of the season and the third of his career. In beating Coulter to the finish line by .168 seconds, Crafton became the 13th different winner in […]

Lowell Thomas Ferguson Sr.

Lowell Thomas Ferguson Sr. of 16185 L. P. Bailey Memorial Highway, died Friday, April 19, 2013 at his home. He was born in Pittsylvania County on Feb. 14, 1935 and was 78 years old. He was the son of the late Walker Douglas Ferguson and Cecil Shotwell Ferguson and was married for 58 years to Doris Younger Ferguson. He was […]