- Last Updated on 08:54 AM 02/16/11
The statewide Smart Beginnings initiative brings people together to help Virginia’s youngest citizens, age prenatal to 5, be successful in school and ultimately in the future workforce.
- Last Updated on 07:39 AM 02/16/11
- Sonny Riddle
High winds and dry conditions fueled no fewer than five brush fires in Halifax County Monday and at least four on Tuesday.
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- Paula I. Bryant
A ceremonial groundbreaking Tuesday morning launched the transformation of the 438,000 square foot Green View Advanced Manufacturing Center that for the past two decades has sat as a silent reminder of better times.
- Last Updated on 07:30 AM 02/16/11
- Katherine Lee Francis
Halifax County School Board members are beginning work on their 2011-2012 budget setting a timeline for workshops and hearings during Monday night’s meeting.
- Last Updated on 07:29 AM 02/16/11
No one was injured in a two-vehicle accident Tuesday morning involving a Halifax County school bus and a car, according to state police.
- Last Updated on 08:10 AM 02/14/11
A 28-year-old South Boston man is facing three felony charges and one misdemeanor charge, according to records in the Halifax County Sheriff’s Office.
- Last Updated on 08:00 AM 02/14/11
Halifax County Treasurer Linda S. Foster announced Friday she will seek reelection to a seventh term in November.
- Last Updated on 07:56 AM 02/14/11
Fred. S. Clark of Nathalie announced Friday he will challenge incumbent Sheriff Stanley Noblin for the job as the county’s chief law enforcement officer in November.
- Last Updated on 07:49 AM 02/14/11
- Paula I. Bryant
Love and romance are in the air today, and for Mr. and Mrs. Gaylon Stewart of Virgilina it will be their first Valentine’s Day together as man and wife since they were united in marriage last spring.
- Last Updated on 07:43 AM 02/14/11
Caleb Anthony Flowers, a 13-year-old home-schooled soprano from Clover, and Dominique Stratton Shaffer, 12-year-old home-schooled violinist from Vernon Hill, each took home $300 after winning the South Boston Lions Club’s Annual James Bland Memorial Music Contest on Friday night at The Prizery.