The spring of 2019 was a busy time for the Department of Game and Inland Fiasheries (DGIF) State Record Committee. The committee reviewed and certified new state records for brook trout caught by hook-and-line and gar captured with archery gear including a Nathalie resident that landed a lon…

The Halifax County High School girls soccer team gave Orange High School a tough battle in Wednesday’s Region 5D tournament first-round game at Tuck Dillard Memorial Stadium, but was unable to hold on at the end.

Halifax County High School track and field standout Herbert Brooks has signed with Virginia Military Institute (VMI) to continue his track career and education.

The Halifax County High School boys soccer team lost a heartbreaker Wednesday night, falling to William Fleming High School 3-2 in an opening-round contest of the Region 5D Tournament at Tuck Dillard Memorial Stadium.

Jimmy Clay and Woody Clay have won the Halifax Country Club Member-Guest Golf Tournament the past two years and will be looking to make it three championships in a row in this weekend’s tournament.

Halifax County High School senior hurler Drew Harlow fanned 11 batters in tossing a one-hitter and the Comets pounded out 10 hits including a two-run homer from Joey Duffer in a 5-0 win over Albemarle High School Thursday night in a VHSL Region 5D Tournament quarterfinal game at Halifax Coun…

If there was any question as to whether or not the Halifax County High School softball team is on the right track heading into the VHSL Region 5D Tournament, the Comets put it to rest Thursday night.

Four more Halifax County High School teams are in line to start play in Virginia High School League Region 5D tournaments this week, with the Comets boys and girls soccer teams in action on Wednesday.

Sunny skies welcomed friends and families participating in the Happy Feet 5K on Saturday, April 27, as they ran or walked 3.1 miles for health and fitness.

Halifax County High School’s sports teams swing into Virginia High School League Region 5D Tournament play this week with the number one seeded Comets girls tennis team kicking things off Monday hosting Harrisonburg High School in a quarterfinal round contest at 1:30 p.m.

The Halifax County High School boys track team garnered five individual event wins in the Patrick Henry High School Invitational Meet held Wednesday in Roanoke.

To celebrate the late Wanda B. Jeffress’ love of education and golf, family and friends will hold a golf tournament in her memory Friday, June 7, at Green’s Folly Golf Course. Proceeds from the tournament will go to the naming opportunity at Halifax High School.

The Halifax County High School junior varsity softball team completed its season last Thursday by sweeping a doubleheader from Magna Vista High School.

The Halifax County High School boys soccer team gave it a good effort but was ousted in the semi-finals of the Piedmont District Tournament.

The Halifax County High School junior varsity girls soccer team saw its season end last Thursday with a 4-0 loss to Magna Vista High School at Magna Vista High School in Ridgeway.

The late Jeff Nelson would be proud of what the golf tournament named in his honor has produced in the way of funding for various causes in Halifax County, and Friday’s 25th Annual Jeff Nelson Memorial Golf Tournament was no exception.

Halifax County High School’s varsity teams will compete in Piedmont District play this week, with some of the opening-round contests remaining unsettled.

The Halifax County High School boys tennis team will play for the Piedmont District Tournament team championship Monday, hosting Franklin County High School at 1:30 p.m. at Halifax County High School.

The Halifax County High School boys soccer team experienced one of the most crushing experiences a soccer team can experience in losing a game.

The Halifax County High School junior varsity boys soccer team ended its season on a high note Thursday night with a 3-2 win over Magna Vista High School at Tuck Dillard Memorial Stadium.

The Halifax County High School junior varsity baseball team completed its season on a high note Thursday, sweeping Magna Vista High School 6-2 and 8-0 in a doubleheader at Magna Vista High School in Ridgeway.

A goal by Summer Lacks with less than two minutes remaining in the game gave the Halifax County High School girls soccer team a 2-1 win over Martinsville High School in Tuesday night’s Senior Night game at Tuck Dillard Memorial Stadium.

The winner of the Thunder Road Harley-Davidson presented by Grand Atlantic Ocean Resort 200 at South Boston Speedway on Saturday, June 29, will go home with a much bigger check than in past years.

Athletes from the Halifax County High School boys and girls track teams were awarded Halifax Insurance Agency Athlete of the Week awards for their performances over the course of their last three meets. Members of the boys team honored are (from the left) Herbert Brooks, Otis Slayton and Tho…

For the second year in a row, the Halifax County High School boys tennis team has finished regular-season play with a perfect mark.

It was a tough, physical game when Halifax County High School faced Martinsville High School earlier this season at Halifax County High School. Tuesday night at Martinsville High School, it was more of the same.

Halifax County High School pitcher Colt LaRue tossed a one-hit shutout, and the Comets scored at least four runs in every inning in an 18-0 win over Martinsville High School Tuesday night in a Piedmont District contest at Halifax County High School.

If you are a serious, trophy-hunting angler, you know that it’s about the time to get out on an area lake or river and start putting that new fishing license to work. All across the region waters are warming to that magic mark when fish move shallow, and spawning occurs, and that desk chair …

HyperFEST, the National Auto Sport Association’s annual motorsports festival presented by Grassroots Motorsports Magazine, will be held at VIRginia International Raceway at Alton on May 17-19.