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A Year Goes By, Search Goes On For Missing Woman

The Halifax County Sheriff’s Office, South Boston Police Department and Virginia State Police continue to aggressively pursue the case of missing Halifax County woman Hattie Gertrude Brown.

Man Faces Charges Stemming From Two Break-Ins

A 19-year-old South Boston man has been charged with breaking and entering, petit larceny of cigarettes and misdemeanor property damage after the South Boston Police Department responded to a call for suspicious activity and noises in the area of Edmunds Street and Terry Avenue just before 9 p.m. Friday.

Police Arrest Virgilina Man In Buffalo Junction Armed Robbery

A 29-year-old Halifax County man and a 33-year-old Mecklenburg County man are being held on charges related to an armed robbery last month in Mecklenburg County, according to reports from the Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s Office.

Five-Day Summer Course Prepares Students To Become Sports Pilots

Aviation enthusiasts can spread their wings this summer at a Ground School Summer Camp, scheduled for July 11-16 at William M. Tuck Airport.

Come Sit A Spell: Town Of Halifax Dedicates Benches

Prior to the Halifax Town Council meeting Tuesday night, the Halifax Woman’s Club dedicated 10 benches in downtown Halifax.

27 To Retire From Halifax County School System

A total of 27 certified employees are expected to take advantage of the retirement incentive package being offered by the Halifax County School System this year, according to a report given to the school board at its meeting Monday night.

Trustees To Begin Process For Efficiency Study Review

An efficiency study of the county school system came one step closer to becoming a reality Monday night when the Halifax County School Board approved a motion to begin the process of conducting a review that could cost between $20,000 and $30,000.

Gretna Man Faces Charges

A 27-year-old Gretna man is facing three felony and two misdemeanor charges, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.

Trustees To Hear Efficiency Study Feasibility Report

Halifax County School Board members will hear a report on the feasibility of an efficiency study for the school system when the board meets at 7 tonight at the South Boston Early Learning Center.

Huge Crowd Flocks To Annual Noland Day Fair

The historic Noland Village was alive and well this past Saturday with an estimated 1,500 people attending the annual Country Fair Day.