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Hospice seeking to build volunteer ranks

“Being a Hospice volunteer offers a unique opportunity to build very special relationships,” said Misty Epps, social worker and volunteer coordinator for Halifax Regional Hospice and Palliative Care, “not only with patients, but with their families as well.”

Crematorium fills niche, need as first in Halifax County

Les Powell III, co-owner of Powell’s Funeral Home in South Boston, unfurled on Tuesday an artist’s rendition of Halifax County’s first-ever crematorium, currently under construction on land adjacent to his family business.

Crematorium fills niche, need as first in Halifax County (2)

Les Powell III, co-owner of Powell’s Funeral Home in South Boston, unfurled on Tuesday an artist’s rendition of Halifax County’s first-ever crematorium, currently under construction on land adjacent to his family business.

‘Elvis’ rehearsals under way

Rehearsals are well under way for Halifax County Little Theatre’s winter comedy “Elvis Has Left the Building.”  

‘Super Tooth to the Rescue’ coming to Halifax Regional

What happens if a person doesn’t take care of their teeth? Lots — and none of it is good. 

CONCERT CALENDAR: Check out what's happening

THIS WEEK/WEEKEND

• American Legion Post 8, South Boston … Dance with Improbable Cause Band Jan. 19, 8 p.m.-midnight. Tickets are $10 per person advance, $15 at door. Contact Alvin Tucker at 434-572-4816, Randy Tingen at 434-579-2297 or American Legion Post 8 at 434-572-2297.

Search on for seven rowdy pirates, young lad

The public can always count on Halifax County Little Theatre to bring great entertainment to the community, and it’s evident that those productions are the result of the combined efforts and many hours of work from many people.  

CONCERT CALENDAR: Check out what's happening

THIS WEEK/WEEKEND

• Smoking Jakes House of BBQ, South Boston … Improbable Cause Band Jan. 11.

‘Winter Wildlife’ comes to Halifax Regional’s lobby

Looking for a break in the January routine? If so, join Halifax Regional’s Healing Arts Team for its “Third Thursday in the Lobby” on Thursday, Jan. 17, between 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. And be sure to bring the kids and grandkids for a “Winter Wildlife Activity.” 

Clover Power Station named best in class

Clover Power Station has been recognized as the best mid-sized power station in the country by Navigant, a global company that specializes in management consulting in several fields including the energy sector.