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THIS WEEK/WEEKEND

Spare Times Grill, South Boston … Megan Doss Dec. 28.

VDOT names new maintenance operations manager in Halifax

Tina Englebright has been selected as the new maintenance operations manager in the Halifax Residency of the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT). 

Firefighters make Christmas wish come true for two area youngsters

It will be a Christmas long remembered for two Sydnor Jennings Elementary students.

American National names new CEO

American National Bankshares Inc., parent company of American National Bank and Trust Company,  has announced executive changes following action taken by its board of directors.

CONCERT CALENDAR: Check out what's happening

THIS WEEK/WEEKEND

Smoking Jakes, South Boston … Improbable Cause Band Dec. 21.

Textile history coming down

D. H. Griffin, who now owns the Burlington property on Cowford Road in Halifax, has begun demolition on the property. 

12-12-12: A once in a lifetime day for love

Some speculated it was the ending of the world, while others knew it was just the beginning.

Artist rallies support for songwriter competition

Singer/songwriter Dane Ferguson, a Halifax County native, is gearing up for the last week of Round One in a huge competition that is being sponsored by Guitar Center.  

Wreaths remember warriors

Approximately 100 people attended a wreath laying ceremony Saturday at Virgilina Cemetery led by Payne Atkins Nunn, a sophomore at Hargrave Military Academy in Chatham.

Aerostat hovers over South Boston

It’s a bird, it’s a plane. No, it’s an aerostat that was hovering over the Day Complex adjacent to South Boston Elementary School on Friday afternoon.