- Last Updated on 11:25 AM 04/25/11
- Special to The Gazette
The agenda has been set for the second Kerr Reservoir Water Symposium and will include 11 highly-qualified speakers covering a range of topics that should be of interest to local users, economic interests, and public policymakers in the area.
- Last Updated on 07:50 AM 04/25/11
A 32-year-old South Boston man has been charged with six felony drug counts, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s records.
- Last Updated on 07:48 AM 04/25/11
South Boston Town Council, in particular the Current Issues Committee, will consider special use permit applications for amusement centers, a dance hall and a vehicle repair shop at tonight’s work session.
- Last Updated on 07:43 AM 04/25/11
- Katherine Lee Francis
New library director Joseph W. Zappacosta will begin work at the Halifax Branch Library on Tuesday, Library Board Chairman Lisa Crews announced Thursday afternoon during the regular meeting of the Halifax County-South Boston Public Library System Board.
- Last Updated on 07:41 AM 04/25/11
- Sonny Riddle
The Halifax County Service Authority (HCSA) board reassured Halifax Town Manager Carl Espy Thursday during its monthly meeting that relief is on its way to Maple Avenue residents plagued by nasty smelling town water.
- Last Updated on 07:47 AM 04/25/11
- Katherine Lee Francis
Halifax County Fair has a new face – that of General Manager Bonita Nelson who is busy making plans for the 101st annual Halifax County Fair in her efforts to make this year’s county fair “the best ever.”
- Last Updated on 11:11 AM 04/22/11
Deputies are investigating a break-in of a South Boston home and the theft of jewelry and a camera Wednesday, according to Halifax County Sheriff Stanley Noblin.
- Last Updated on 09:09 AM 04/22/11
Volunteers wishing to help clean up the Virgilina community left behind by last Saturday afternoon’s EF2 tornado are being asked to register at North Fork Baptist Church Saturday morning beginning at 7 a.m.
- Last Updated on 08:08 AM 04/22/11
A 31-year-old South Boston woman, Dorothy Lynn Deshetler, entered Alford pleas Tuesday in Halifax County Circuit Court to five charges, including three for child neglect.
- Last Updated on 12:56 PM 04/21/11
A 28-year-old South Boston man was pronounced dead at the scene following a single-vehicle crash early Thursday morning, state police said.