- Last Updated on 08:07 AM 03/30/11
When Halifax County School Board members meet Thursday night at 6 p.m. in the school board conference room at the Mary Bethune Office Complex in Halifax, they will face a daunting $1.6 million budget deficit in the $57.1 million 2011-2012 budget.
- Last Updated on 07:59 AM 03/30/11
- Paula I. Bryant
County taxpayers’ real estate tax rate will not go up in the coming year.
- Last Updated on 07:53 AM 03/30/11
Potential candidates seeking public office in the Tuesday, Nov. 8, General Election have until Aug. 23 at 7 p.m. to file the appropriate paperwork with the county registrar’s office, according to Halifax County Registrar Judy Meeler.
- Last Updated on 07:47 AM 03/30/11
- Sonny Riddle
South Boston Fire Chief Steve Phillips has fought a large number of fires over his career with the fire department.
- Last Updated on 07:47 AM 03/28/11
A 31-year-old Scottsburg man was convicted Thursday in Halifax County Circuit Court of charges related to what witnesses described as a domestic issue last August.
- Last Updated on 07:45 AM 03/28/11
- Paula I. Bryant
Setting the tax rate and approving the FY 2011-2012 county budget tops the agenda for the Halifax County Board of Supervisors when they meet tonight at 6:30 p.m. in the conference room at the Mary Bethune Office Complex in Halifax.
- Last Updated on 07:34 AM 03/28/11
Native Halifax County pastor, the Rev. Dr. Bill Greenwood Jr., formerly of Vernon Hill, recently returned from a 30-day European mission trip visiting London, England, Athens, Greece and Kieve, Ukraine.
- Last Updated on 06:50 AM 03/28/11
A 32-year-old Nathalie man is facing a felony charge of malicious wounding while being in a mob, according to sheriff’s office records.
- Last Updated on 11:08 PM 03/25/11
Local hunters who want to comment on the across-the-board increases in fees proposed by the Virginia Board of Game and Inland Fisheries earlier this month can attend a public hearing Tuesday from 6 to 10 p.m. at
Prince Edward High School in Farmville.
- Last Updated on 12:00 AM 03/25/11
Two unexplained fires within an eight-hour period destroyed a 2010 Honda Accord and heavily damaged a garage Wednesday night, according to a Halifax Volunteer Fire Department spokesman.