- Last Updated on 12:00 AM 03/26/10
A man robbed the Jiffy Store, located on John Randolph Boulevard in South Boston, at gunpoint Tuesday night, according to South Boston Police Investigator C. L. Carswell.
- Last Updated on 04:59 PM 03/25/10
- Nicole Fisher/Capital News Service
RICHMOND — Virginia has a new state symbol – the “Honor and Remember Flag,” which commemorates members of the U.S. armed forces who died in the line of duty.
- Last Updated on 10:12 AM 03/24/10
Members of the Halifax/South Boston Regional Narcotics and Gang Task Force arrested a Scottsburg woman and a South Boston woman and man on multiple drug charges Thursday, according to Special Agent Mark T. Campbell, task force coordinator.
- Last Updated on 09:15 AM 03/24/10
Halifax County and South Boston are among the jurisdictions awarded a total of $13.2 million from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant Program for 39 energy conservation projects proposed by local governments.
- Last Updated on 08:10 AM 03/24/10
A weekend shooting outside of Chase City on Saturday night termed a “possible murder - suicide” was described by one local law enforcement officer as the worst case he has seen.
- Last Updated on 07:53 AM 03/24/10
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Following a hearing in Halifax County Circuit Court yesterday, Judge James Luke ordered to trial the lawsuit between Link Farms and the Halifax County Board of Supervisors.
- Last Updated on 07:59 AM 03/24/10
- Paula I. Bryant
Protect education and develop a thorough, comprehensive financial plan of action that will lay out a strategic pathway to fund necessary items to lead Halifax County forward and continue to make it a good place to live, work and raise a family.
- Last Updated on 07:41 AM 03/24/10
- Sonny Riddle
President Barack Obama’s historic and controversial health care bill passed Sunday night in a 219 to 212 vote in the U. S. House of Representatives.
- Last Updated on 08:06 AM 03/22/10
Halifax County Board of Supervisors will hold a public hearing on the proposed 2010-11 county budget and school budget in the board meeting room at the Mary Bethune Administrative Complex in Halifax tonight at 6:30 p.m.
- Last Updated on 08:02 AM 03/22/10
A 25-year-old South Boston man was sentenced Tuesday in Halifax County Circuit Court to a total of 40 years and 24 months in prison for six sex crimes.
Edenilson Antonio Rodriguez was sentenced to 10 years in prison each for four felonies, each for having carnal knowledge of a minor, and 12 months each for two misdemeanors, each for contributing to the delinquency of a minor.