- Last Updated on 07:52 AM 05/24/10
An armed masked man kicked open the front door of a Nathalie home and robbed the occupants at gunpoint early Thursday morning, according to Halifax County Sheriff Stanley Noblin.
- Last Updated on 07:55 AM 05/24/10
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Running a waterline across the Banister River, up Route 501, to Banister Shores is a permanent solution to the problem of polluted and potentially polluted wells in the area, but the residents are free to reject the fix, according to officials with the Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) and Halifax County Service Authority (HCSA).
- Last Updated on 07:40 AM 05/24/10
A late spring tradition returns Saturday with the 28th annual Virgilina Summerfest celebration in downtown Virgilina.
- Last Updated on 01:29 AM 05/21/10
South Boston Elementary’s Patricia “Patty” Davis was awarded the top honor during the Halifax County Public Schools ‘Teacher of the Year’ banquet Tuesday at The Prizery.
- Last Updated on 01:14 AM 05/21/10
A 38-year-old Virgilina man faces a felony charge of child neglect stemming from an incident that is alleged to have occurred March 9, according to reports filed in the Halifax County Sheriff’s Office.
- Last Updated on 01:22 AM 05/21/10
Have you ever seen a rescue dog at work? Everyone will have the opportunity to see them in action on Saturday at the former Wilson Memorial School in Vernon Hill as part of the Family Dog Day event, which will be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
- Last Updated on 12:19 AM 05/19/10
A proposed budget cut of $80,000 to the county commonwealth’s attorney’s office will affect the operating efficiency of the office and ultimately leave the rights of the citizens unrepresented, Halifax County Commonwealth’s Attorney Kimberley Slayton White said in a letter to the editor today found on page B5.
- Last Updated on 11:43 AM 04/23/12
Special Agent Mark T. Campbell, coordinator of the Halifax/South Boston Regional Narcotics and Gang Task Force, voiced his concerns yesterday that proposed budget cuts to the commonwealth’s attorney’s office and sheriff’s office will be detrimental to the successful prosecution of future cases brought by the regional task force.
- Last Updated on 12:00 AM 05/19/10
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The seven Republican candidates hoping to face-off against Democrat incumbent Congressman Tom Perriello took to the stage of Robert E. Lee Community Center In Chase City on Saturday afternoon, giving voters a chance to decide, face-to-face, which of the candidates will carry the banner for the Republican Party in the 5th District congressional race in November.
- Last Updated on 09:04 AM 05/17/10
A bright, sunny sky shined over the several hundred people attending the Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) Chapter 1442’s annual fly-in at William M. Tuck Airport on Saturday.