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Officials find truck stolen from Sinai business

A pickup truck that had been stolen last week from a Sinai business was found Monday night, according to Halifax County Sheriff Stanley Noblin.

School bus, car collide head-on in Halifax County

Three secondary students were slightly injured Tuesday morning when their school bus collided with a car, state police said.

Murder charges dropped in 1993 shooting

Murder and related charges against 37-year-old South Boston resident Ryall Quincy Majors will not be prosecuted at this time, Commonwealth’s Attorney Kim White said in a news release issued Sunday.

Agencies to make plea for funding requests at meeting

Halifax County Supervisors will talk money today at 3:30 p.m. in the second floor conference room of the Mary Bethune Complex in Halifax when the finance committee holds a work session to discuss the proposed $90.9 million 2011-12 county budget that includes a $2.5 million deficit.

Sunday fire damages South Boston apartment complex

A fire at the Willow Oaks Apartment complex Sunday morning resulted in no injuries but an estimated $5,000 in damages to an apartment at the complex, according to a South Boston Fire Department spokesman.

South Boston police investigate shooting

South Boston authorities are investigating a shooting that apparently occurred Sunday morning on College Street.

Knowledge key for little known iron disorder

South Boston resident Betty Jones has always maintained a positive outlook on life, and she has always been proactive when it comes to living a healthy lifestyle.

School board lawyer: Meeting for meal was legal

School officials are denying that any school business was transacted when six board members met and ate lunch at a South Boston restaurant before attending the county board of supervisors’ retreat last month.

Redistricting group sets timeline to redraw lines

Members of the Halifax County Redistricting Committee held a kickoff meeting Tuesday evening in Halifax attended by electoral board officials, registrar staff and GIS coordinators from Halifax County and Southside Planning District Commission.

Man seriously injured in South Boston wreck

One person was seriously injured in this single vehicle wreck that occurred Thursday afternoon shortly after 4 p.m. on Loftis Road near its intersection with Hyco Road in South Boston.