- Last Updated on 07:57 AM 01/12/11
The winter storm that was predicted to hit the region struck Halifax County with a glancing blow, dropping only a trace to approximately an inch of snow across the county overnight Monday followed by periods of freezing mist and drizzle throughout Tuesday.
- Last Updated on 07:51 AM 01/12/11
ED-7 school board representative Stuart Comer was elected chairman of the board Monday evening during the organizational meeting of the Halifax County School Board.
- Last Updated on 07:43 AM 01/12/11
Mid-Atlantic Broadband Cooperative (MBC) held a ribbon cutting Monday to usher in a new era of expansion of broadband throughout Southern Virginia.
- Last Updated on 08:43 AM 01/10/11
A 20-year-old Halifax man is facing a felony assault with intent to maim charge stemming from an incident that allegedly occurred Dec. 19, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.
- Last Updated on 08:07 AM 01/10/11
Wendy Jones-Bowen has been named the new Halifax County E-911 director.
- Last Updated on 08:04 AM 01/10/11
Kenneth C. Martin of Crystal Hill has been named the residency maintenance manager (RMM) for the Halifax Residency of the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT).
- Last Updated on 08:00 AM 01/10/11
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Dr. Laura Gateley has joined the Virginia Department of Health to serve as the acting director for Southside and Pittsylvania/Danville area, according to the department. The district includes Halifax, Mecklenburg and Brunswick counties.
- Last Updated on 08:30 AM 01/10/11
A Vernon Hill man was sentenced to serve at least 90 days in jail after pleading guilty Thursday to a third felony DUI offense.
- Last Updated on 07:43 AM 01/10/11
Deputies Stanley Britton Jr. and Quentin Clark, both employed as deputies with Halifax County Sheriff’s Office, have been promoted to the rank of first sergeant in the Virginia Army National Guard.
- Last Updated on 07:40 AM 01/10/11
Long-time Halifax County general contractor and businessman Albert Bailey “Skeeter” Jones Sr. died Saturday at his home.
He was 72.