- Last Updated on 05:50 PM 08/03/10
There’s more to life at Virginia Tech than football, and David Wilson, Logan Thomas, Grant Bowden, Antoine Hopkins, J.R. Collins, Collin Carroll and Martin Scales, all members of the Hokies’ football team, know that fact first-hand.
- Last Updated on 12:28 AM 08/04/10
A National Tire Research Center may soon be on its way to VIR, according to Halifax County Industrial Development Authority (IDA) Executive Director Mike Sexton.
- Last Updated on 02:41 PM 08/02/10
A small group of salaried and hourly employees learned late last week they were losing their jobs, adding to the number of local residents affected by a prolonged depressed economy.
- Last Updated on 02:26 PM 08/02/10
In June the Virginia Tobacco Indemnification and Community Revitalization Commission made payment on more than 45,000 Phase I flue-cured and burley quota owner and producer claims totaling over $19 million dollars.
- Last Updated on 07:49 AM 08/02/10
Halifax County Supervisors are expected to honor the memory of the Rev. Roger Ford when they hold their August meeting in the Mary Bethune Office Complex in Halifax tonight at 6:30.
- Last Updated on 07:47 AM 08/02/10
A Halifax County Circuit Court jury convicted a 22-year-old South Boston man of attempted second-degree murder of a police officer and eight other charges following a day-long jury trial Thursday.
- Last Updated on 07:42 AM 08/02/10
Eight people were displaced Saturday when fire damaged a singlewide mobile home on Morton’s Ferry Road.
- Last Updated on 07:36 AM 08/02/10
This year’s National Night Out will kick off at 5:30 p.m. tomorrow night and will be dedicated to the memory of Alex Williamson, Halifax County’s Forestry-One, according to Becky Martin, one of the event organizers.
- Last Updated on 03:01 PM 07/31/10
A 47-year-old South Boston man is facing seven felony charges, including five drug charges, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.
- Last Updated on 12:00 AM 07/30/10
A 32-year-old Clover man was sentenced Monday in Halifax County Circuit Court to a total of 10 years in prison for each of four cocaine distribution convictions.