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Halifax County Commonwealth Attorney lashes out at sentencing

Halifax County Commonwealth Attorney Kim White expressed disappointment Thursday with a ruling by Halifax County Circuit Court Judge Joel C. Cunningham in which the judge reduced a jury-recommended six-year prison term to an active 19-month sentence.

Teachers awarded mini-grants

Halifax County Public Schools Education Foundation presented 37 mini-grants to 55 teachers on Thursday afternoon at Halifax Regional Hospital in the Leggett Auditorium.

Bank gives Halifax County High School a boost

Cheryll Lopez, branch manager for Wachovia Bank in Centerville, presents a $1,000 donation Thursday to Halifax County High School through the Wachovia Wells Fargo Community Partner Program.

Clover man faces multiple charges

A 35-year-old Clover man is facing multiple charges, including four felony drug charges, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office reports.

Military dud much ado about nothing?

A day last Saturday at the South Boston/Halifax County Museum of Fine Arts and History proved a little more interesting for Col. (ret.) Gene Smith than he had ever imagined.

Halifax ready to grill up a thrilling time

All roads lead to historic Downtown Halifax on Saturday for the first “Grills and Thrills.” Everything gets under way at 10 a.m. at the Farmers Market and continues until 5 that afternoon.

Annin’s county fair banner wins best in national competition

Annin & Co.’s South Boston facility submitted four entries to the 2010 Golden Image Awards Competition held in Las Vegas, Nevada on Oct. 13-15.

Damages extensive, one injured in wreck near county line

A two-vehicle crash on Highway 58 near Leggett Bottom Monday morning closed one westbound lane, sent a Danville man to the hospital and resulted in almost $70,000 in damages, state police said.

Bonuses on way to Halifax County school workers

Full-time and part-time school employees will be getting bonuses as soon as the Halifax County Board of Supervisors signs off on the deal and fronts the one-time allocation to be reimbursed with federal jobs stimulus funding.

South Boston break-in suspect nabbed

A 22-year-old South Boston man was arrested Friday in connection with a break-in that occurred Oct. 11 at the Jiffy Store on John Randolph Boulevard.