- Last Updated on 07:42 AM 06/30/10
- Sonny Riddle
To say the last two weeks have been hot and uncomfortable would be an understatement.
- Last Updated on 07:36 AM 06/30/10
- Sonny Riddle
During its special end of the fiscal year meeting Monday night, the Halifax County School Board heard an overview of the school efficiency review program offered by the Virginia Department of Planning and Budget (DPB).
- Last Updated on 07:31 AM 06/30/10
At 7:45 a.m. on Tuesday, everything in Scottsburg was pretty quiet. A few people heading to work is pretty much it.
- Last Updated on 06:05 PM 06/29/10
The 26-year-old Halifax man who was stabbed at Westside Village Apartments just before midnight Saturday has died at Duke University Medical Center, according to South Boston Police.
- Last Updated on 09:56 AM 06/28/10
Effective July 1, two new traffic safety laws in Virginia will help to ensure that 16 and 17-year-old passengers are buckled up and will protect tow truck drivers and highway workers, according to Martha M. Meade, AAA Mid-Atlantic manager for public and government affairs.
- Last Updated on 08:56 AM 06/28/10
The Halifax County School Board has scheduled a work session tonight as part of its end of the fiscal year meeting to authorize the payment of any outstanding bills. The meeting begins at 6 p.m. in the school board office conference room on the first floor of the Mary Bethune Office Complex.
- Last Updated on 07:55 AM 06/28/10
Two dedications took place in downtown South Boston Sunday afternoon when the Berryman Green Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution rededicated the Retreat to the Dan Wayside and presented the NSDAR Commemorative Marker to town officials officially recognizing the memorial as an official historic site of the DAR.
- Last Updated on 04:31 PM 06/28/10
The Halifax Chapter #1321, Virginia Division of the United Daughters of the Confederacy held its annual bestowal of military awards ceremony Saturday at Staunton River Battlefield Park during the 146th anniversary commemoration of the Battle of Staunton River Bridge.
- Last Updated on 12:06 AM 06/25/10
- BY JOHN R. CRANE/Special To The Gazette
Uranium mining opponents have accused pro-mining interests of stacking the sign-up list for speakers at Tuesday night’s Uranium Mining Subcommittee meeting to dominate early public comments and skew media coverage in favor of the industry.
- Last Updated on 12:03 AM 06/25/10
Two dedications have been planned for Sunday afternoon in South Boston.