Friday, Aug 01st

Last updateFri, 01 Aug 2014 7am

You are here: Home Community Lifestyle

Ward Burton hosts event to help veterans cope with mental, physical challenges

It’s becoming a twice-a-year tradition, Ward Burton and the Ward Burton Wildlife Foundation hosting an American Heroes event at the Cove in Halifax County.

Halifax Regional Health System celebrates Pastoral Care Week

Halifax Regional Health System joins other organizations and institutions throughout the world this week to recognize the spiritual care given to patients, families and staff through professional chaplaincy and pastoral counseling.

1862 Civil War exhibit comes to life at museum

A little girl holds on to her dad as his wife and son watch him enlist to go away to war.

Singer featured at Saturday’s Octoberfest

Kirsten Wellons is one of the local talents who will perform at Molliver Vineyard Saturday, Oct. 20, from 1-7 p.m. for the Halifax County Humane Society’s Octoberfest fundraising event.

‘Antiques and Heirlooms Auction’ set Nov. 3

The Halifax County Historical Society is having its “Antiques and Heirlooms Auction” on Saturday, Nov. 3, beginning at 5 p.m.

Historian to speak on Jefferson Classicism and how it influenced county courthouse

Did one of Thomas Jefferson’s workmen, Dabney Cosby Sr., incorporate Jefferson’s architectural ideals when he built the Halifax County Courthouse? 

Siblings compete in National Rifle Association Civilian Marksman Program

 

Most parents’ cringe at the thought of their children holding a firearm. Robert and Elizabeth Hudson embrace it.

Fly-in attracts 200

Approximately 200 people watched remote control planes fly this weekend during a fly-in sponsored by the Fighter Flight Against Cancer for all AMA members at William Tuck Airport in South Boston.

South Boston Downtown Harvest Festival coming Saturday

South Boston’s Annual Downtown Harvest Festival is this Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. 

Halifax County 4-H Community Club revived

New life is being breathed into the Lucky Leaf 4-H Community Club these days.