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Daniel lauded for service to town

South Boston Town Manager Ted Daniel, who began serving the town as town manager in November 1998, was lauded upon his retirement at Monday’s council meeting.

Town to pitch in with Fairmont renovations

South Boston Town Council is making good on its commitment to provide $50,000 in support of a project by Southside Outreach Group to acquire and rehabilitate the Fairmont Apartments as Miller Homes at Poplar Creek.

For some, increase in pay on the way

A 2 percent raise is now a done deal for county employees thanks to money saved after Halifax County Board of Supervisors directed staff to restructure the health care plan for the coming year.

Supes eye pay hike for county workers

A 2 percent raise is in the works for county employees thanks to money saved after Halifax County Board of Supervisors directed staff to restructure the health care plan for the coming year.

License plate tax nixed by town council

Town council opted at Monday’s work session not to pursue a proposed amendment adding a local license plate tax on vehicle owners who do not display current Virginia plates.

Emergency services coordinator leaving for job in North Carolina

Kirby Saunders will leave his position as Halifax County Emergency Services Coordinator on June 20.

South Boston names new town manager to replace retiring Ted Daniel

Timothy L. Wilson, currently the director of community development for Bedford County, will begin his duties as town manager for the Town of South Boston on June 16.

Council set to approve budget at June meeting

Halifax Town Council set approval and appropriation of the proposed $1.4 million 2014-15 fiscal year budget for its June 10 meeting during its regular meeting following a committees meeting and work session in Halifax Town Hall on Tuesday night.

United Way director clarifies funding request

An initial public hearing on a proposed $10,012,443 budget for 2014-15 held Monday by South Boston Town Council drew one speaker, not exactly against the entire budget but for clarification of a previous funding request.

Hearing set on $1.4M budget in town of Halifax

Halifax Town Council will hold a public hearing on its proposed $1.4 million 2014-15 budget Tuesday night when the meeting gets underway in the town hall following the 6:30 p.m. committees meeting and work session.