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Burkeville man enters Alford plea to attempting to deliver pot to inmate

A 25-year-old Burkeville man, Antoine Sharif Jeffers, entered an Alford plea Thursday in Halifax County Circuit Court to a felony charge for attempting to deliver marijuana to an inmate.

UPDATE: State police to lead probe of massive Halifax fire

Jane Edmunds cradled in her hand a small glass paperweight, one of the items salvaged from her historic 10206 River Road home, Creekside, which was gutted by fire Friday evening.

South Boston Dollar General worker killed in wreck

A 19-year-old Skipwith man who worked at Dollar General in South Boston succumbed to injuries he received Saturday in a single-vehicle wreck.

Another Nathalie man strikes it big

Nathalie is home to another lucky lottery winner.

Another MRSA case reported at Cluster Springs Elementary

Another confirmed case of MRSA has been reported in Halifax County Schools, this time at Cluster Springs Elementary School.

For soon-to-be retired judge, service was always his calling

Judge Michael M. Rand, who recently announced his retirement from the bench in Halifax Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court, says he will have plenty to do after officially stepping down Feb. 1.

Leaders stay put on Halifax County Board of Supervisors


ED-2 Supervisor Tom West will keep the chairmanship of the Halifax County Board of Supervisors and ED-8 Supervisor W. Bryant Claiborne was elected vice-chairman for another year.

Coyote project moving forward in Halifax County

Hunters came one step closer to being able to fire rifles from the ground rather than from elevated tree stands Tuesday night when the Halifax County Board of Supervisors approved a motion after hearing recommendations from the coyote ad hoc committee.

A rare lottery player, Nathalie father of four strikes it rich

Tim Bane of Nathalie is $1 million richer. After purchasing a winning New Year’s Millionaire Raffle ticket at the Clarksville Food Lion, Bane is one of three winners who will win $1 million before taxes. Other winners were from Stuart’s Draft and Great Falls.

Nathalie man wins $1 million in Virginia Lottery

Tim Bane of Nathalie is $1 million richer today.