- Last Updated on 05:04 PM 09/23/10
A 73-year-old Nathalie man was killed yesterday as a result of a tractor accident that occurred at 1085 Joe Crews Trail, according to Halifax County Sheriff Stanley Noblin.
- Last Updated on 07:39 AM 09/22/10
- Sonny Riddle
Police are searching for a man who robbed the South Boston Wendy’s Monday morning.
- Last Updated on 07:37 AM 09/22/10
State police have charged a Halifax County Sheriff’s deputy following an investigation into the single-vehicle crash in Charlotte County on the morning of Sept. 9, according to Sheriff Stanley Noblin.
- Last Updated on 07:35 AM 09/22/10
- Katherine Lee Francis
Members of the Halifax County School Board goal setting committee met Monday at the School Board Office Conference Room to finish their discussion of the board’s goals and objectives for the 2010-2015 strategic plan.
- Last Updated on 07:33 AM 09/22/10
- Sonny Riddle
Mecklenburg Electric Cooperative officials are studying the Rural Energy Savings Act, also known as Rural Star, that passed in the U.S. House of Representatives last week. The bill has been sent to the Senate for consideration.
- Last Updated on 07:38 AM 09/20/10
- Paula I. Bryant
Dr. Russell Lee and congregation of First Presbyterian Church in South Boston currently are praying for God’s leadership on what must happen after the church purchases one of South Boston’s oldest homes, a stately Queen Ann structure adjacent to the church that dates back to 1909.
- Last Updated on 07:34 AM 09/20/10
Recent outbreaks of chickenpox and a single case of Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, or MRSA, have been confirmed in two elementary schools, officials said Friday.
- Last Updated on 07:32 AM 09/20/10
A 91-year-old Alton woman escaped injury in a two-vehicle accident that occurred Friday afternoon on Highway 58 at the intersection of Piney Grove Road (State Route 751).
- Last Updated on 09:09 AM 09/17/10
98 percent of Virginia’s schools meet SOL standards
All nine Halifax County public schools meet current state standards for achievement in English, mathematics, history and science and are fully state accredited based on the 2009-2010 assessment results, according to information released this week by the Virginia Department of Education.
- Last Updated on 09:47 AM 09/17/10
Search for replacement under way
The search is on for a new agriculture development director after Linda Faye Wallace handed in her letter of resignation earlier this month.