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Halifax historical society plans auction of antiques

The Halifax County Historical Society is planning an “Heirlooms and Antiques Auction” on Saturday, Nov. 3.

Center offers digital art, design classes

Fall Semester 2012 will begin at the Southern Virginia Higher Education Center Aug. 22 with a host of offerings in Digital Art & Design (DA&D) and Product Design & Development (PD&D) -- the two academic tracks of the Business of Art and Design program.  

Ramp a ‘miracle’ for woman with MS

Yvonne Ferrell believes in miracles. Last month she experienced what she believes is her own miracle when Good Samaritans in the community made her life much easier.

CONCERT CALENDAR: Check out what's happening


Constitution Square, South Boston … Destination Downtown South Boston’s Summer Concert Series with Improbable Cause Band Aug. 17, 8-11:30 p.m. Gates open at 7:30 p.m.

Prizery awarded $5,000 tourism marketing grant

The Prizery in South Boston has been awarded a $5,000 tourism marketing grant for its “Expect the Extraordinary” project, Governor Bob McDonnell announced Tuesday.

Red Clay Ramblers to kick off Prizery season

Alison Streeter and Sarah Brackett, stars of “Marvelous Wonderettes,” Blue Grass Sensations Mountain Heart and Julee Fowlis from the soundtrack of “Brave” headline the 2012-13 season at The Prizery in South Boston.

Volunteers ready to kick off Fall Stewardship Virginia Campaign

Stewardship Virginia, a statewide campaign to encourage and recognize voluntary activities with a tangible impact on Virginia’s natural resources, continues its 10th year with events across the state, with two activities scheduled for Halifax County.

Crowd comes out to jam in Halifax

A large crowd turned out Saturday night for the Farmers Market Friday Night Jam.

Chamber sponsors leadership program

Halifax County has community of entrepreneurial spirits.  Known as a thriving business community, Virginia’s fourth largest county is an ideal place to live and work, according to the local chamber.  

‘Blast from the past’ comes to jam series

The Town of Halifax will host its second Farmers Market Friday Night Jam of the season from 6 p.m. to 10 today at the Halifax Farmers Market.