- Last Updated on 07:44 AM 04/06/11
- Paula I. Bryant
Several county principals and other school officials attended the Halifax County Board of Supervisors’ meeting Monday night anticipating discussion on the proposed $87.2 million county budget that currently has a $2.5 million deficit.
- Last Updated on 07:41 AM 04/06/11
Halifax County Circuit Court Judge Joel Cunningham was appointed Tuesday to hear the case against an Appomattox man accused of murdering eight people after Appomattox County Circuit Court Judge Richard Blanton announced his retirement at a hearing in Appomattox County Tuesday.
- Last Updated on 07:35 AM 04/06/11
- Briana S. Jackson/Special to The Gazette
Bright lights, skyscraping buildings, people always on the go, and yellow taxis everywhere you look.
- Last Updated on 01:29 PM 04/05/11
Farmer/businessman and Delegate James Edmunds II on Tuesday announced his intention to seek reelection to a second term in the Virginia House of Delegates representing the 60th District.
- Last Updated on 10:58 AM 04/04/11
A 19-year-old South Boston man is facing three felony charges stemming from a break in of an apartment at Westside Village and for a shoplifting offense at the ABC Store on Halifax Road, according to Cpl. C. L. Carswell of the South Boston Police Department.
- Last Updated on 08:52 AM 04/04/11
Four public hearings are scheduled tonight beginning at 6:30 p.m. when the Halifax County Board of Supervisors holds its regular monthly meeting in the Mary Bethune Office Complex in Halifax.
- Last Updated on 07:47 AM 04/04/11
A 29-year-old black male was airlifted to the Medical College of Virginia Hospital in Richmond Saturday night following a stabbing incident that allegedly occurred on Porter Lane, authorities said.
- Last Updated on 07:51 AM 04/04/11
- Katherine Lee Francis
Recently an estimated 1,600 people participated in a benefit walk for Multiple Sclerosis (MS) in Richmond, including four with local ties to this community and unfortunately ties to the disease.
- Last Updated on 07:37 AM 04/04/11
- Katherine Lee Francis
Halifax County School Board members, in a 5-2 vote, adopted a $57.12 million budget Thursday night, cutting $1.6 million in expenses to close the gap and balance the 2011-12 school budget.
- Last Updated on 03:20 PM 04/01/11
- By Meg Hibbert/Salem Times-Register
A two-day jury trial has been scheduled in July to hear the abduction charge against Jeffrey Easley, who is accused of taking a 12-year-old across country when her mother was found murdered in their Glenvar home.