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Prizery raising funds for 2014 Summer Theater

With summer just around the corner, The Prizery is once again gearing up for its annual Summer Theater featuring the timeless classic “Les Miserables.”

‘Beehive’ Band shares love for entertaining in Little Theatre production

As Halifax County Little Theatre prepares for the April 25 opening of “Beehive:” The 60’s Rock Musical,” director Vicky Thomasson can be heard repeatedly saying, “I can’t believe the talent we have here in Halifax County.”  

CONCERT CALENDAR: Check out what's happening this weekend

THIS WEEK/WEEKEND

Spare Times Grill, South Boston … Dane Ferguson April 11.

Unique fundraiser benefits Cluster Springs Volunteer Fire Department

What do turkeys, zombies and firefighters have in common? Well normally the answer would be, “not much, if anything.” 

More funds flowing to former Daystrom facility

The Halifax County Industrial Development Authority has been awarded a $427,500 grant by the United States Community Advancement and Improvement Program (USCAIP) for use on Phase III of the IDA’s Southern Virginia Advanced Manufacturing Center on Greens Folly Road.  

Halifax Regional recognizes National Donate Life Month

On average, 150 people are added to the nation’s organ transplant waiting list each day – that’s one every 10 minutes. The response to that need is organ donation, and more than 28,000 patients begin new lives each year thanks to organ transplants.

Saturday event at Applebee’s raises money for production

Halifax County Little Theatre will sponsor a pancake breakfast at Applebee’s this Saturday from 8 to 10 a.m.  The proceeds from the breakfast will help with expenses for their upcoming musical, “BEEHIVE:  The 60’s Rock Musical,” which opens April 25.

IN THE CARPENTER’S WORKSHOP: Mediocrity

“There are certain things in which mediocrity is intolerable: poetry, music, painting, public eloquence.  What torture it is to hear a frigid speech being pompously declaimed or second-rate verse spoken with all a bad poet’s bombast!” ~ Jean de la Bruyere

Multi-instrumentalist to perform Friday at Prizery

Multi-instrumentalist Todd Green will perform at The Prizery Friday at 7:30 p.m.

CONCERT CALENDAR: Check out what's happening this weekend

THIS WEEK/WEEKEND

Spare Times Grill, South Boston … Ray & Audrie April 4.