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School board expected to finalize budget Monday night

Halifax County School Board members are expected to finalize its already approved budget when they meet tonight at 6 p.m. in the public meeting room at the Mary Bethune office complex.

Blaze destroys mobile home on Clays Mill Road

A quick-moving fire destroyed a single-wide mobile home located at 4196 Clays Mill Road in Halifax on Thursday around 4:30 p.m.

Group: Clover site in danger

A Halifax County site — the Clover Rosenwald School — has landed on a list of historically endangered places in Virginia. 

Law enforcement ride cycles through

Members of the South Boston Police Department, Virginia State Police and Halifax County Sheriff’s Office assisted with the 2013 Law Enforcement Ride to D.C. as it traveled through Halifax County on Saturday. 

In announcing bid, candidate says he aims to carry on legacy

With full support from his family, Earl Womack announced Friday he will seek the Election District 3 seat on the Halifax County Board of Supervisors in November’s election.

One worker, but many hats

She’s not your ordinary school employee.

Historic Noland Village Country Fair Day set Saturday

The 24th annual Historic Noland Village Country Fair Day on Saturday will be a great time to visit the restored historic village in the Providence community of Halifax County.

Service authority names new executive director

Former Halifax County Service Authority Director of Operations Mark S. Estes has been named Halifax County Service Authority executive director.

Musical benefit planned Saturday in Halifax

The community will be “Rockin for Robyn” Saturday from 3 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the Farmer’s Market in Halifax.

Hopkins won’t seek re-election to school board

Former Halifax County School Board Chairman Karen Hopkins confirmed Tuesday she has no plans to seek re-election in November.