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Woodview resident celebrates 100th birthday

Never thinking she’d see the day she would retire, Katherine McCargo is celebrating her 100th birthday today.

One-day 4-H camp offered after storm cancels traditional event

On July 1, many youth received a sad call from the Halifax County 4-H office.

Halifax County natives featured on cover of magazine

Bobby and Lucy Conner of Nathalie, are featured on the cover of Cooperative Living magazine’s August issue as the subjects of its Good Neighbors-series story.

Local George Mason student visits Australia to study sports

After a 15-hour flight and plenty of anticipation, Katie Stevens stepped off the airplane ready to immerse herself in the culture of Australia.

South Boston Alzheimer’s Support Walk set Sept. 13

Pull out those walking shoes and prepare to get some exercise for a good cause. 

Auditions Monday for ‘Tom Sawyer’ by Little Theatre

Halifax County Little Theatre is gearing up for their 2012-13 season, its 57th active year in this community. 

Halifax County superintendent pays visit to Digispired students

Halifax County Superintendent Dr. Merle Herndon visited the Digispired students during their two week Summer Academy on Wednesday, July 25, at the Southern Virginia Higher Education Center.

Low-income consumers may qualify for telephone, Internet assistance programs

CenturyLink, Inc. is spreading the word about low-income assistance programs that help qualifying consumers obtain voice and high-speed Internet services. 

Cata9tales signs with Monarchy Records

Local band CATA9TALES signed the dotted line and will join the record label Monarchy Records.

VIDEO: Winds, rain can’t dampen spirit of Cantaloupe Festival

Strong winds and heavy rains pelted Halifax County Fairgrounds shortly before show time Friday afternoon, but it would take more than Mother Nature to deter the crowd of determined festival-goers who were ready to enjoy the 32nd annual Virginia Cantaloupe Festival.