The improving Halifax County High School cross country teams got a nice lift Tuesday as Comets runner Drew Salley won the boys 5K race in the regular-season Piedmont District meet at the Smith River Complex in Martinsville.

Tuesday night was Senior Night and the season’s final home match for the Halifax County High School volleyball team Tuesday night at Halifax County High School.

The Halifax County Middle School football team made a happy homecoming for the school Wednesday night, easily dispatching Martinsville Middle School 38-0.

Halifax County High School senior Willoughby Gasperini received the top awards at the recent awards banquet held for the Comets varsity and junior varsity golf teams.

For Andrew Aquilante, winning Saturday’s GT-2 race at VIRginia International Raceway at Alton in the SCCA Runoffs and taking the national championship in the class was the perfect culmination of a project started several months ago.

Halifax County High School senior golfer Willoughby Gasperinu, playing in his fourth straight Virginia High School League state golf tournament, finished mid-pack in Monday’s VHSL Class 4 State Golf Tournament at Williamsburg National Golf Course.

The Halifax County Middle School golf team had closed the gap on Junior Piedmont District leader Ben Franklin Middle School and put itself into position to make a run at the Eagles for the district title in Thursday’s season-ending nine-hole district match at Green’s Folly Golf Course.

he Halifax County Middle School volleyball team remained unbeaten Thursday night as it handily defeated Patrick County Middle School 2-0 to advance to Tuesday’s Junior Piedmont District Tournament championship game.

The Halifax County High School varsity volleyball team got back into the win column Thursday night with a 3-0 victory over Martinsville High School at Martinsville Middle School.

The Halifax County High School junior varsity volleyball team continued its late-season surge Thursday night with a 2-0 win over Martinsville High School at Martinsville Middle School.

The Halifax County High School junior varsity football team improved its record to 6-0 Thursday night with a 46-0 win over Martinsville High School in Martinsville.

The Halifax County High School boys and girls cross country teams earned fourth-place finishes in Tuesday’s regular-season Piedmont District meet at Tunstall High School.

The Halifax County High School varsity volleyball team put up its best battle of the season Tuesday night only to lose a heartbreaker to Patrick County High School.

Racecars of just about every color of a rainbow were speeding around the 3.27-mile road course at VIRginia International Raceway at Alton Wednesday.

A dominant performance in the third set lifted the Halifax County High School junior varsity volleyball team to a 2-1 win over Patrick County High School Tuesday night at Halifax County High School.

The Halifax County Middle School volleyball pulled off a successful double-duty stint Tuesday, defeating Martinsville Middle School by identical 2-0 scores in a pair of Junior Piedmont District matches in Martinsville.

The Halifax County High School junior varsity football team has completed half of its schedule with a 5-0 record and is looking to extend its winning streak Thursday against Martinsville High School in Martinsville.

A full slate of action is in store the rest of the week at VIRginia International Raceway at Alton as the best-of-the-best among the country’s top Sports Car Club of America competitors compete for national championship honors in the 56th Annual SCCA Runoffs.

Will Long and Owen Mason topped the field in their respective age groups in the recent Halifax Country Club Junior Club Championship tournament.

Contestants in The Gazette-Virginian Professor Pigskin Football Contest found themselves in another tough tussle last week, and a new first-place winner emerged from the pack.

South Boston Speedway released its 2020 schedule Saturday, a schedule that features 14 race dates and will kick off with a visit from the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour.

The Halifax County High School boys and girls cross country teams had a good outing in Tuesday’s Piedmont District regular-season meet in Danville, with both Comets teams placing second and finishing close behind winner Tunstall High School.

After having had its early-season win streak snapped in last week’s loss to Jefferson Forest High School, the Halifax County High School varsity football team will be looking to get back on track when it hits the road to face Bassett High School in the Comets’ Piedmont District opener.

The improving Halifax County High School varsity volleyball team found itself in the midst of another tough week, taking losses to Magna Vista High School Tuesday night at Halifax County High School and suffering a loss to Bluestone High School on the road Wednesday night.

This weekend, Green’s Folly Golf Course will be hosting the sixth “Slo” golf tourney, a tournament honoring one of the county’s most popular and friendliest golfer that has played in the county.

The Halifax County High School golf team will be gunning for its fourth straight state tournament berth Wednesday when it competes in the Virginia High School League Region 4D Golf Championship at Ivy Hill Golf Club in Forest. Tee time is 10 a.m.

The American National Bank and Trust Company sponsored team composed of Ronnie Moore, Jimmy Clay, Charles Canaday and John Morgan, won the first place in the First Flight and the overall title in the Halifax County Chamber of Commerce’s Sixth Annual Fall Classic Golf Tournament at Halifax Co…

Sports Car Club of America’s top race drivers will converge on VIRginia International Raceway October 6-13 for over a week’s worth of winner-take-all sports car road racing in the SCCA Runoff.

The Halifax County High School varsity volleyball team was in need of a confidence booster, and it got it in Thursday night’s Piedmont District contest against GW at Halifax County High School.

The Halifax County High School junior varsity football team didn’t get off to the best of starts in Thursday night’s game against Jefferson Forest High School.

The Halifax County High School junior varsity volleyball team earned its third win of the season Thursday night, topping GW 2-0 at Halifax County High School.

With a young team like the Halifax County High School varsity volleyball squad, there is a growth process. Often it goes something like a few steps forward and then a few steps back. It was that way for the Comets in Tuesday night’s Piedmont District contest against Tunstall High School at H…

The Halifax County High School junior varsity volleyball team lost to Tunstall High School 2-0 Tuesday night at Halifax County High School, falling in straight sets by scores of 25-18 and 25-17.

Professor Pigskin made things tough for entrants in last week’s Professor Pigskin Football Contest, but Jimmy Elliott of South Boston was up for the test.