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Finances have always played a key role in racing, especially for the weekly short-track racers. That is why South Boston Speedway officials have worked hard over the years to make racing more affordable for competitors, and, at the same time, keep the competition on a level playing field and…

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — With the 2021 NHL season starting in less than three weeks, the Washington Capitals, Virginia's favorite professional hockey team, became one of the first two teams planning to brandish advertisements on players' helmets.

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SOUTH BOSTON, Va. —  Christmas is right around the corner. So is the end of what has been a truly challenging year for everyone in 2020 and the start of what everyone hopes will be a much brighter and better New Year in 2021.

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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — On December 10, the VHSL announced that it “is requiring each school to follow the recommendations of the Virginia Department of Health and the American Academy of Pediatrics” that students and coaches wear masks while participating in sports.

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Hargrave Military Academy's men's basketball and postgraduate basketball teams are both slated to face off tonight with hopes of maintaining undefeated 2020-2021 seasons.

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After the MLB completely restructured the Appalachian League in late September, the wood-bat summer league yesterday announced the 2021 schedule, which features a game in Danville on opening day.

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This season has been a tough one for Scott Phillips. The Halifax, Virginia, resident had looked forward to racing in the Pure Stock Division at South Boston Speedway in 2020 only to see the COVID-19 pandemic crush that hope.

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The COVID-19 pandemic put a damper on typical yearly fundraising options for Gretna women's basketball coach Herbert Daniel. His only choice was to take matters into his own hands to help his team.

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Major League Baseball and USA Baseball jointly announced today a new format for the Appalachian League, which will feature the nation’s top rising college freshmen and sophomores in wood-bat play each summer. 

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The Chatham Star-Tribune is once again kicking off its yearly football contest. Community members will put their knowledge of NFL and collegiate football to the test for real cash prizes awarded every week.

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South Boston Speedway officials announced this week that the Autosbynelson.com 250 Solid Rock Carriers CARS Tour event scheduled for Sept. 19 has been canceled.

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SOUTH BOSTON — Late Model Stock Car Division driver John Moore says when it comes to racing, the 2020 season has been difficult. He has not been able to race at South Boston Speedway this season and had only a couple of opportunities to race at a track near his home due to restrictions resul…

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The Special Called Sept. 3 Executive Committee meeting to approve the “Championships + 1” schedule for the FY 2021 Athletic and Academic Activities season has been moved to Thursday, Sept. 17.

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Locals Kasey Ferguson and Chandler Coe of the Dan River Fishing Team will be fishing in the Bassmaster High School State Championship tournament this weekend, the team announced yesterday over Facebook.