Saturday, Aug 02nd

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South Boston Police Investigate Break-in At Jiffy Store

South Boston police are investigating a break-in at Jiffy Food Store on John Randolph Boulevard, according to Captain B. K. Lovelace.

Town Of Halifax Residents Urged To Check Tax Bills

A computer error occurred in the calculation of the total amount of vehicle license fees owed on recent tax statements mailed to Halifax residents, according to the County Commissioner of Revenue’s Office.

Chamber Business Expo Set For Tuesday

The Halifax County Chamber of Commerce is inviting everyone to  Business Expo 2009, scheduled for Tuesday from noon until 4 p.m. at the Virginia National Guard Armory on Hamilton Boulevard in South Boston.

Dr. Priest Speaker At Banister Senior Services Annual Banquet

Banister Senior Services, Inc. will sponsor its Fourth Annual Banquet tomorrow at the New Arbor Baptist Church fellowship hall located at 14131 River Road, South Boston.

Soundworks sings old favorites at The Prizery this Saturday

Soundworks – all-male voices in glorious harmony  comes to The Prizery this Saturday at 7:30 p.m. Central Virginia's premiere men's a cappella ensemble, Soundworks has won the Mid-Atlantic Southern Division Chorus Championship for the last three years.

Over 70 AFD Applications Filed For Land Tax Break

Applications for over 70 agricultural/forestal districts (AFDs) including approximately 38,000 acres met Friday’s deadline for inclusion in the special tax designation program that could result in the loss of $77,000 in county revenue.

Hopkins, Farson, Satterfield Win Seats On School Board

Voters elected Karen Hopkins, Kim Farson and Fay Satterfield to the school board in Halifax County’s ED-2, ED-3 and ED-6 and gave votes of confidence to the four incumbent supervisors running unopposed in Tuesday’s general election.

NAACP To Host Freedom Fund Banquet On Saturday

The NAACP will hold its Freedom Fund Banquet/100th Year Celebration at Halifax County Senior High School on Saturday at 6 p.m.

A Little Too Tall

The drive-thru at Giles Florist on Halifax Road in Centerville sustained structural damage yesterday afternoon when this delivery truck attempted to pass through and struck the roof overhang.

21st Goldwing Celebration Saturday

Lakecountry Wings will hold its 21st Goldwing Celebration Saturday from 5:30 to 10 p.m. at The World of Sports in South Boston.