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Staunton River Battlefield State Park hosts Easter egg hunt Saturday

Trees are budding, birds are chirping, flowers are blossoming, and the grass is growing greener:  Spring is “hopping” in and Easter is right around the corner.  

Auditions next week ‘Velda: Girl Detective’

Auditions for “Velda: Girl Detective” will be held at 7 p.m. April 3-4 at The Prizery in South Boston.

Ribbon cutting heralds official opening for $675,000 county facility

The front door of the South Boston-Halifax County community officially was opened Wednesday morning when area leaders cut the ribbon unveiling the new South Boston-Halifax County Visitor Center.

Added jobs keep Halifax County tech facility buzzing

Activity at Riverstone Technology Park is bustling these days with its parking lots filled to capacity.

Festival to feature bluegrass melodies

Hi Grass will perform at the Halifax County Heritage and Antique Machinery Festival slated for the first weekend in May at the Halifax County Fairgrounds in South Boston.  

Newborn 'kids' are three of a kind — times two

When Halifax County Circuit Deputy Court Clerk Laura Jones bought her goats, Spotts and Doris, from Clifford Blackwelder of Charlotte County, she never thought they would both give birth to two sets of triplets in the same week.

Army Band performance coming March 29 presented by The Gazette-Virginian

The internationally acclaimed United States Army Field Band of Washington, D.C., will continue its long history of presenting free public performances when it appears at Halifax County High School on Thursday, March 29, at 7 p.m.

Heritage Festival not just for guys

If you think the Halifax County Heritage and Antique Machinery Festival is just for guys because it features so many attractions that appeal to men, you are partly right.      

YMCA kicks off annual campaign

It is that time of the year for the YMCA to campaign for those in need of wellness services, said YMCA CEO Marcus Hargrave. 

Halifax resident brings Native American music to life

Lynchburg General Hospital emergency room nurse Robin Clark-Guthrie is living out her childhood dream.