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Halicraft Art Festival to raise funds for town clock project

Everything is coming together for the upcoming Halicraft Art Festival to be held on Saturday, April 5, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. in the Town of Halifax.  The event is the work of the Halifax Village Association, and its goal is to help raise funds for the town clock project.  

Chamber banquet set Tuesday

The Halifax County Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting and Awards Banquet will be held from 5 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the World of Sports. 

After Hours with the Author slated Tuesday at library

The library will debut a new program at the Halifax County Library, After Hours with the Author.  

Jobless rate on rise in Halifax County

The jobless rate in Halifax County jumped by a full percentage point in January as more residents searched for jobs. However, the unemployment rate still managed to remain below double digits. 

Leader transition ushers in new era for The Prizery

The Community Arts Center Foundation, Inc. (CACF), owner and operator of The Prizery, begins a new era today.

‘Beehive’ making return April 25 for 10 performances

It’s back!  It’s big!  It’s “BEEHIVE!” Halifax County Little Theatre’s production of the 60’s rock musical created by Larry Gallagher that shook the high school stage 10 years ago is coming back.  

IN THE CARPENTER’S WORKSHOP: Parakeet pipes

Andrew, Simon Peter’s brother, was one of the two who heard what John had said and who had followed Jesus.  The first thing Andrew did was to find his brother Simon and tell him, “We have found the Messiah” (that is, the Christ).  And he brought him to Jesus.

After renovations, facility gearing up for new addition

In an effort to better serve the needs of people in the community, Commonwealth Assisted Living in South Boston recently has undergone numerous renovations to its existing building and is in the early stages of welcoming the addition of a new memory care unit to the facility.

CONCERT CALENDAR: Check out what's happening this weekend

THIS WEEK/WEEKEND

Spare Times Grill, South Boston … Bud Cole acoustic guitar March 21.

Stonewall Jackson program coming to museum Friday

The South Boston/Halifax County Museum’s free program on Stonewall Jackson, postponed after last week’s bad weather, has been rescheduled for this Friday at 7 p.m.