- Last Updated on 12:22 PM 01/12/11
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South Boston Town Council, with Ed Owens absent, voted unanimously Monday to adopt amendments to town code defining illegal gambling, amusement centers and electronic contest devices.
- Last Updated on 11:19 AM 01/12/11
A total of $1,052,000 in tobacco commission funding is headed to Halifax County for the Center for Coatings Applied Research and Education (C-CARE) after members of the Southside Economic Development Committee approved a grant request from the Halifax County Industrial Development Authority (IDA) Tuesday in Richmond.
- Last Updated on 10:33 AM 01/12/11
Halifax County Sheriff’s Office deputies are investigating a break-in and theft of firearms in the Alton community Monday afternoon, according to Sheriff Stanley Noblin.
- Last Updated on 10:16 AM 01/12/11
The Halifax County Industrial Development Authority (IDA) will hold its January meeting tomorrow at 8 a.m. at Riverstone immediately going into closed session to discuss a prospective business, real estate matters, the award of a public contract and to receive legal advice.
- Last Updated on 08:02 AM 01/12/11
A 40-year-old Halifax resident, Thomas Dale Anderson, was indicted Monday by a Halifax County Circuit Court Grand Jury for a total of 227 counts relating to possession, reproduction and possession with intent to distribute child pornography.
- Last Updated on 07:57 AM 01/12/11
The winter storm that was predicted to hit the region struck Halifax County with a glancing blow, dropping only a trace to approximately an inch of snow across the county overnight Monday followed by periods of freezing mist and drizzle throughout Tuesday.
- Last Updated on 07:51 AM 01/12/11
ED-7 school board representative Stuart Comer was elected chairman of the board Monday evening during the organizational meeting of the Halifax County School Board.
- Last Updated on 07:43 AM 01/12/11
Mid-Atlantic Broadband Cooperative (MBC) held a ribbon cutting Monday to usher in a new era of expansion of broadband throughout Southern Virginia.
- Last Updated on 08:43 AM 01/10/11
A 20-year-old Halifax man is facing a felony assault with intent to maim charge stemming from an incident that allegedly occurred Dec. 19, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.
- Last Updated on 08:07 AM 01/10/11
Wendy Jones-Bowen has been named the new Halifax County E-911 director.