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SoBo Woman Escapes Serious Injury In Single-Vehicle Crash

A 20-year-old South Boston woman narrowly missed being impaled by a fence railing that crashed through the windshield of the car she was driving Tuesday afternoon, according to state police.

Boating Outing Turns Deadly

A Sunday night boating accident on Mayo Lake in Person County has claimed the life of a former county woman.

Our Freedom: ‘Precious Beyond Measure’

U. S. Air Force Col. (ret.) Ted Daniel was the featured guest speaker during the Memorial Day tribute service honoring the country’s fallen heroes Monday.

Man Injured In Stabbing On Monday

South Boston Police continue to search for a suspect in a Monday morning stabbing incident at a Seymour Drive motel.

HaliFair: ‘The’ Summer Event

“The” event of the summer will be held this Saturday at the Halifax County Fairgrounds, located off Hwy. 360 behind the South Boston Speedway.

Service Pays Tribute To Veterans

The Halifax Veterans Association sponsored a Memorial Day service Sunday afternoon at the Halifax County War Memorial paying special tribute to all Korean War veterans. The Sunday afternoon service featured the Rev. Delano Medley, pastor of Ebenezer Baptist Church, as guest speaker.

Another Successful Summerfest In Virgilina

A late spring tradition returned Saturday with the 28th annual Virgilina Summerfest celebration in downtown Virgilina.

Clover Native’s Contributions To Science Lives On

The contributions of Henrietta Lacks, a Halifax County native whose cells were removed from her body without her consent while she was battling cancer in 1951, were recognized Saturday by 5th District Congressman Tom Perriello.

It’s Time To Cap (And Gown) Another Year

Halifax County High School’s Class of 2010 Commencement Exercises will get under way Friday evening at 6 p.m. in the school’s gymnasium.

Halifax Pays $80,000 Toward Landfill Lawsuit

During the March meeting of the Southside Regional Public Service Authority in Boydton, the authority authorized staff to bill Halifax, Mecklenburg and Charlotte counties $80,000 each for legal expenses stemming from a contractual dispute involving Butchers Creek Regional Landfill.