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From behind lunch line computer comes thoughts of encouragement

Wanting to spend more time at home with her two children, Cynthia Clauden left her career at J. P. Stevens and joined the cafeteria staff at South of Dan Elementary School.

Law library relocation advances

Moving the law library from the Halifax County Courthouse to the Halifax Public Library took another step forward Tuesday when Halifax County-South Boston Library Board members authorized Library Director Joe Zappacosta to move ahead with discussions regarding the law library.

Traveling Vietnam memorial opening brings emotions

Vietnam veterans along with friends and family of survivors and those killed in the war attended the grand opening of the Vietnam Veterans Traveling Memorial Wall and Museum at Tuck Dillard Memorial Stadium on Thursday morning.

Waving flags greet arrival of Vietnam War Memorial and Museum

Dozens of veterans on motorcycles — Patriot Guard Riders and Rolling Thunder riders — escorted the traveling Vietnam War Memorial and Museum into South Boston on Tuesday afternoon. 

UPDATE: SoBo man injured in four-wheeler wreck dies

A 37-year-old South Boston man died Monday evening from injuries sustained in a 4-wheeler accident that occurred shortly after 7 p.m. Sunday on Beard’s Trail.

Waving flags greet arrival of Vietnam War Memorial

Dozens of veterans on motorcycles — Patriot Guard Riders and Rolling Thunder riders — escorted the traveling Vietnam War Memorial and Museum into South Boston on Tuesday afternoon. 

Board adjusts some school salaries

After rejecting the superintendent’s recommendation last month, Halifax County School Board members narrowly approved salary adjustments affecting 20 school employees Monday night following a lengthy closed-door session.

Blaming less money from supes, school raises in question

Halifax County School Board members continue to look for ways to deal with a loss of $240,000 in local funding they had banked on when adopting their budget last month. 

Woman struck by vehicle listed in critical condition

A 23-year-old South Boston woman was airlifted to Duke Medical Center after being struck by a Ford station wagon on Highway 58 in front of the World of Sports Saturday night.

Virgilina presented reproduction of history document

The Town of Virgilina commemorated a piece of its town’s history Thursday night as council members gathered prior to their regular monthly meeting and were presented a reproduction of the town’s 1900-1913 minute book.