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Funeral services were held Saturday in South Boston for one of Blackstone High School’s highly-regarded athletes, who went on to become a beloved coach and educator. Fred Atkins “Freddie” Palmore

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Big Man On Campus

This photo in an old Blackstone High School yearbook shows Freddie Palmore (right), who passed away Thursday, and friend Mary Rebecca Gravatt Crawford. The page is headlined, “MR. AND MISS

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The Nottoway Gators’ flag football team capped-off a perfect season Saturday with a 25-8 victory over the Charlotte County Patriots in the Southside Super Bowl.

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The Lady Cougar varsity volleyball team improved to 12-3 last week with a Thursday night sweep at home over visiting Prince Edward. Nottoway cruised, 25-18, 25-12, 25-23.

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Rapid Response

After the Cougars gave-up a 78-yard touchdown pass Friday night, Nottoway senior Jamar Coles (#8) returned the ensuing kick-off 77 yards for a touchdown.




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