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Founder's Day service held at Meadville Center

The Banister, Staunton River and Sunnyside Missionary Baptist Center Board of Directors held its Founder’s Day service Saturday afternoon at the Meadville Center. 

Pathways Youth Services named Small Business of Year

The Longwood University Small Business Development Centers’ “Small Business of the Year Award” for the South Boston service region was presented to Doris Chism of Pathways Youth Services.  

Historian to speak on Jefferson Classicism and how it influenced county courthouse

Did one of Thomas Jefferson’s workmen, Dabney Cosby Sr., incorporate Jefferson’s architectural ideals when he built the Halifax County Courthouse? 

Little Theatre recreates story of Tom Sawyer

It’s time to whitewash the fence — nightly.  

CONCERT CALENDAR: Check out what's happening


• Spare Times Grill, South Boston … DJ Slim Oct. 5.

Siblings compete in National Rifle Association Civilian Marksman Program


Most parents’ cringe at the thought of their children holding a firearm. Robert and Elizabeth Hudson embrace it.

Halifax County IDA unveils new logo

A new clean, modern, bold, technological, super-sophisticated logo now brands the Halifax County Industrial Development Authority.

Alison Streeter’s life story in the arts

Alison Streeter has just celebrated her 10-year anniversary of living in South Boston.  She came to town to work for Carlbrook School and immediately got to work in the art and music scene in the area.  Alison is currently the president of the Community Arts Center Foundation that runs The Prizery and sings with the local band 6th N Main. 

Fly-in attracts 200

Approximately 200 people watched remote control planes fly this weekend during a fly-in sponsored by the Fighter Flight Against Cancer for all AMA members at William Tuck Airport in South Boston.

Acclaimed singer songwriter coming back to South Boston

Singer songwriter Jennifer Knapp will return to Bistro 1888 in downtown South Boston on Sunday.