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Sentencing continued in child pornography case

Halifax County Circuit Court Judge Joel Cunningham has ordered a second sentencing date for Thomas Dale Anderson, whom Cunningham found guilty of 223 counts related to the possession and distribution of child pornography on Tuesday.

Police arrest three in recent break-in case

Halifax County investigators have made three arrests and are searching for a 17-year-old juvenile from Hampton in connection with an Aug. 18 break-in that occurred at a residence on L. P. Bailey Highway in Halifax, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.

South Boston man faces drug charges

A 24-year-old South Boston man faces two felony charges including marijuana distribution and selling or distributing less than a half-ounce of marijuana, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.

Nathalie man faces grand larceny

A 32-year-old Nathalie man faces a felony charge of grand larceny, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.

Authorities investigate death of dogs in Nathalie

Who and what killed three dogs in the Nathalie community earlier this week?

Man pleads to driving charges, larceny

A 32-year-old Halifax man pleaded guilty Monday in Halifax County Circuit Court to grand larceny and four misdemeanors after reaching a plea agreement with the commonwealth.

South Boston shooting suspect arrested

South Boston Police arrested 25-year-old Calvin L. Wells of South Boston on Monday in connection with a shooting that occurred near a local convenience store on Chalmers Street on the afternoon of Aug. 1.

South Boston man faces assault charge

A 64-year-old South Boston man faces a misdemeanor charge of assault on a family member, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.

Vernon Hill man pleads guilty to drug charge

A 29-year-old Vernon Hill man, Tyler Avery Chavis, pleaded guilty Thursday in Halifax County Circuit Court to a single charge for a second or subsequent offense of possession with intent to distribute cocaine.

Two Nathalie men face felony charges

Two Nathalie men face felony charges after an alleged altercation between the two resulted in a hit and run that occurred Monday, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.