Halifax County Middle School Lions boys basketball team erupted in the fourth scoring 29 points behind a 27-0 run and making the comeback to secure a 48-22 win over Martinsville on Wednesday.

The Halifax County Middle School lady Lions basketball team continued their streak of dominant defense forcing 21 turnovers in their 34-13 win over Bonner Middle School on Monday.

The South Boston Recreation Department hosted the semifinal round of the Business & Industrial basketball league tournament on Sunday with two games on the day.

The Halifax County High School grapplers are preparing for a postseason run with the Piedmont District championship meet set for Jan. 29.

The Halifax County High School lady Comets basketball team fell to 8-3 and 4-2 in the Piedmont District after their 69-48 loss versus the undefeated Magna Vista Warriors on Friday.

The Halifax County High School JV lady Comets basketball team dropped their sixth game falling to 3-6 on the season after their 42-19 loss versus the Magna Vista Warriors on Friday.

The Halifax County High School jayvee Comets basketball team bounced back from their loss on Wednesday and defeated the Magna Vista Warriors in dominating fashion on Friday winning with a final score of 55-27.

The Halifax County High School lady Comets basketball team bounced back after their loss on Jan. 5 with an impressive 49-24 win over Bassett on Tuesday.

The Halifax County High School varsity Comets basketball team picked up their second straight win in the Piedmont District after their win on Tuesday versus Bassett with a 56-52 win over Martinsville on Wednesday.

It was a night of celebration for the Halifax County High School grapplers as they acknowledged all their seniors in their last home meet of the season on Wednesday.

The Halifax County High School jayvee Comets basketball team picked up yet another win to start their season on Tuesday, this time versus Bassett County High School with a final score of 65-46.

The Halifax County High School jayvee lady Comets basketball team fell short of a comeback victory on Tuesday due to their 31 turnovers losing to Bassett with a final score of 36-30.

The Halifax County Middle School girls basketball team advanced to 7-0 on the season after their 34-12 win over Westwood Middle School on Wednesday.

The Halifax County Middle School boys basketball team traveled to Westwood Middle School and defeated them in an impressive comeback fashion with a final score of 42-26.

The Halifax County High School lady Comets volleyball program handed out their end of season awards after their 10-13 season on Monday.

The Halifax County Middle School athletic department has set the return of girls track with conditioning dates set for Feb. 7, 9, 14 and 16.

The Lions’ boys basketball team was able to extend their season to a 6-0 start after their dominating 49-15 win over Patrick County on Monday.

Halifax County Middle School staff have announced that softball will be returning with conditioning set for Jan. 20 and Jan. 25 after school.

The winter sports season has been anything but normal with games being postponed and rescheduled on a daily basis due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

The Halifax County High School lady Comets’ basketball team’s seven game win-streak came to an end on Wednesday when they suffered their second loss of the season versus Liberty Christian Academy with a final score of 47-39.

The Halifax County High School jayvee basketball team took on Liberty Christian Academy on Wednesday and lost their second of back-to-back games with a final score of 44-18 after beating Martinsville Tuesday.

The Halifax County High School lady Comets have gotten off to their “best start in a long time,” according to the lady Comets head coach David Graham after their 6-1 start, winning six of their last seven games to begin the season.

The coronavirus first began affecting the world on Dec. 12, 2019, and by the looks of it, the virus doesn’t look to be slowing down as it continues to mutate into different strains and affect individuals in various ways.

The Halifax County High School Comets indoor track team competed in the Liberty High School Christmas Invitational on Saturday with multiple runners setting new personal records.

The Halifax County High School Comets were without their top wrestler — Colin Saunders — who was ruled out due to an injury, resulting in losses to Tunstall and Martinsville on Thursday.

The Halifax County High School jayvee Comets picked up yet another win on Friday versus Person High School with a final score of 47-45.

The Halifax County High School Comets started out hot in the first half leading the Person High School Rockets going into halftime with a 27-26 lead.

Montavious Marrero continued his streak of leading the Halifax County Middle School boys basketball team to victory scoring 16 points in a 48-29 win over Laurel Park on Thursday.

The Halifax County High School varsity girls basketball team was boosted by two girls in their 64-49 win over the Patrick County Cougars on Tuesday.

The Halifax County High School jayvee girls basketball team fell to the Patrick County Cougars on the road on Tuesday with a final score of 31-27.

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Eighth grade point guard Ziyad Holt led the jayvee Comets on Monday by scoring 17 points in a 57-53 victory against the Park View Dragons.

All Halifax County High School wrestlers picked up multiple wins at the Jordan Amos wrestling tournament in Tunstall on Saturday.

The Halifax County High School swimmers claimed victory over Magna Vista High School on Friday with the girls team scoring 51 points and the boys scoring 46 points.