- Last Updated on 12:00 AM 04/29/11
- Sonny Riddle
Halifax Town Council cut funding for Halifax Town Police Officer W. R. Wilmoth Jr.’s position Tuesday evening when they approved for presentation an alternative budget totaling $977,671.
- Last Updated on 05:44 AM 04/29/11
A massive destructive storm, verified by the National Weather Service (NWS) as an EF2 tornado, cut through parts of Halifax County Wednesday night leaving one Liberty resident dead, several others injured, a number of homes destroyed or damaged and a large number of downed trees in its wake.
- Last Updated on 10:07 AM 04/27/11
Kevin James Lacks, a 22-year-old Clover resident, was sentenced Monday to an effective two year, four-month prison term in connection with a number of grand larcenies occurring last July.
- Last Updated on 07:40 AM 04/27/11
- Paula I. Bryant
A pile of rubble is all that remains of the former American National Bank in Centerville.
- Last Updated on 07:37 AM 04/27/11
- Katherine Lee Francis
Paula, Abner and Lestie Talley say they are thankful to be alive after a tornado destroyed their North Fork Church Road home on April 16.
- Last Updated on 07:33 AM 04/27/11
- Sonny Riddle
“All of the dogs are very friendly toward humans,” said Todd Moser, Halifax County Chief Animal Control Officer, referring to the 41 dogs that were seized by authorities in last week’s raid on a suspected dogfighting operation on Dr. Lacy Trail in Nathalie.
- Last Updated on 07:31 AM 04/27/11
The nomination of Halifax County Commonwealth’s Attorney Kim White for a judgeship in the 10th Judicial Circuit was not taken up in the General Assembly on Monday.
- Last Updated on 07:46 AM 04/27/11
A new financial scam is making its rounds in Halifax County, according to Sheriff Stanley Noblin.
- Last Updated on 08:51 AM 04/26/11
Randy Yarbrough, county executive director of the USDA Farm Service Agency in Halifax, reminded producers that sign up for the Livestock Indemnity Program (LIP) is ongoing.
- Last Updated on 08:01 AM 04/26/11
Forest landowners wishing to know more about hot topics regarding forested land are invited to register a Spring Venture Outdoors program scheduled in Halifax for Friday, May 6.