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Coming up with a New Year’s resolution is easy; keeping it's the hard part

As another new year approaches, many try to make themselves new with the help of a new year’s resolution. 

Fire extensively damages Summit Drive house

Three adults escaped a Tuesday morning fire that damaged a single-story house located at 322 Summit Drive in South Boston.

Hit and run occurred only moments before car rams into Jiffy Store window

An 83-year-old South Boston woman was involved in two wrecks two minutes apart from each other Monday morning in South Boston.

Beulah Road home destroyed in blaze

A Nathalie man was left homeless Monday morning after an early morning blaze destroyed his single story house located at 1086 Beulah Road.

Nathalie man faces drunk in public charge

A 25-year-old Nathalie man faces a misdemeanor charge of drunk in public, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.

Halifax Town Council for police chief

Halifax Town Council has authorized Town Manager Carl Espy to advertise for a police chief.

South Boston man faces drugs charges

A 29-year-old South Boston man faces felony drug charges of distributing a controlled substance, possessing a controlled substance and selling marijuana, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.

Wait, there was an election Tuesday?


Voter turnout for Tuesday’s Republican Presidential Primary in Halifax County was extremely light, according to Halifax County Registrar Judy Meeler.

To combat coyote problems, county may change rifle rules

Halifax County supervisors want to know how the public feels about changing an existing ordinance to permit hunting from ground level with rifles larger than .22 caliber rimfire in an effort to manage the county’s coyote and deer populations.

Raises proposed for county employees

Halifax County Supervisors are considering several budget cutting options and pondering whether to give employees a 3 percent cost of living raise.