- Last Updated on 01:07 PM 08/30/10
Virginians need to prepare now for Hurricane Earl, which is forecasted to be a Category 3 or 4 hurricane as it approaches Virginia’s coast later this week.
- Last Updated on 10:20 AM 08/30/10
Halifax County Industrial Development Authority (IDA) members will hold a special called meeting tomorrow at 10 a.m. in the conference room of Riverstone Techology Centre.
- Last Updated on 07:43 AM 08/30/10
A Brookneal police dog is recovering at home from injuries he received, and a pit bull is dead after a Brookneal police officer shot the dog while trying to control a large fight Saturday in Brookneal.
- Last Updated on 07:41 AM 08/30/10
A former Halifax County resident died Friday night following a single vehicle accident in Franklin County.
- Last Updated on 07:40 AM 08/30/10
A 30-year-old Scottsburg man has been charged with felony child endangerment, assault of a family member and breaking and entering after what witnesses described as a domestic issue that occurred Friday, according to South Boston Police Officer Tiffany White.
- Last Updated on 07:36 AM 08/30/10
Virginia First Lady Maureen McDonnell, wife of Gov. Bob McDonnell, is slated to visit VIRginia International Raceway this afternoon to recognize VIR managing partner Connie Nyholm as part of her FLITE program.
- Last Updated on 07:33 AM 08/30/10
A case of whooping cough has been confirmed in a Halifax County Middle School student, Southside Health District Director Charles J. Devine III, M. D., said late last week.
- Last Updated on 07:39 AM 08/30/10
Veteran Halifax County Supervisor O. B. “John” Tate of Sutherlin died Friday in Roman Eagle Memorial Home after a decline in health experienced over the past year.
- Last Updated on 07:48 AM 08/30/10
Microsoft Corp. will invest up to $499 million to locate their latest generation data center (Gen4) in Mecklenburg County, in what will be the largest economic investment in Southern Virginia history, Gov. Bob McDonnell announced Friday.
- Last Updated on 05:46 PM 08/26/10
A 49-year-old South Boston woman pleaded no contest in absentia Thursday to a felony charge for animal cruelty.