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Creativity abounds in downtown

Destination Gallery in downtown South Boston features the artistry of local craftsmen. Some examples are a porcelain vase by Mat Stafford, vintage jewelry by Linda Lumsden, Moth platter by Cathy Kiffney and slab-built desk accessories by Linda Prager.

The gallery showcases the work of 47 regional and international artists at special beginning Thursday.

Cluster Springs Elementary School salutes veterans

A packed gym at Cluster Springs Elementary School  helped to honor all veterans Thursday.

Ziggy’s ornaments at Holiday Living Show

The Halifax County Historical Society is offering a second edition of the Ziggy’s Christmas ornaments for sale at the Holiday Living Show Saturday through Sunday at Halifax County High School.

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Spare Times Grill, South Boston … DJ Kirby Saunders Nov. 7; Karaoke Nov. 8; Megan Doss Nov. 9.

Father restores 1966 truck in memory of son killed in accident

Thursday, April 3, 2008, is a date forever seared into the memory of Bryant Hunt.

Romance, frustration and angst in ‘The Adventures of Tom Sawyer’

Opening night for Halifax County Little Theatre’s season opener “The Adventures of Tom Sawyer” is swiftly approaching, and the actors, singers and dancers are feeling the pressure of final preparations. 

Taste of the Holidays auction set Nov. 18

A week at Hilton Head, a week at Nags Head or Emerald Isle, a long weekend at Cherry Grove and accommodations for four for four days and four nights with personally guided tour of southern Italy are just a few of the featured offerings to be auctioned off at Taste of the Holidays Sunday evening, Nov. 18, at The Prizery.

State manufacturers honor congressman

Congressman Robert Hurt (R-Virginia) was honored last week with the National Association of Manufacturers Award For Legislative Excellence by Virginia manufacturers. 

Trees of Light at Halifax Regional to honor, memorialize loved ones

The community is invited to light up the holiday season this year on Monday, Dec. 3, as Halifax Regional Health System illuminates the Trees of Light at 5:30 p.m. in the healing garden on the campus of Halifax Regional Hospital.  

‘Snow White’ debuts Friday

Halifax County High School’s production of “Snow White” and the Seven Dwarfs of the Black Forest opens Friday night at 7:30 in the high school auditorium.