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South Boston Man Injured In Thursday Morning Wreck

A 76-year-old South Boston man was injured Thursday morning in a two- vehicle wreck that occurred at 11:07 a.m. at the intersection of Wilborn Avenue and Hamilton Boulevard.

Missing Man Found Safe In Bedford County

An 82-year-old South Boston man missing since Monday was found safe late Tuesday in Bedford County, according to the Halifax County Sheriff’s Department.

Mountain Road Resident Requests Lower Speed Limit

One Town of Halifax resident believes the 35 mph speed limit on Mountain Road makes for a dangerous situation and is “a tragedy waiting to happen.”

Authorities Search For Missing Man

Authorities were searching Tuesday for Charles Coleman, an 82-year-old South Boston man, last seen leaving a revival service at Spanish Grove Baptist Church in Scottsburg Monday night, Major T. E. Logan of the Halifax County Sheriff’s Office said.

Brother Facing Murder Charge

A 25-year-old South Boston man accused of stabbing his brother in the head is now facing a first-degree murder charge.

HCSA Awarded $15 Million Grant, Loan

The Halifax County Service Authority announced Tuesday it has received approval for a $15 million loan and grant application project at its Maple Avenue Wastewater Treatment Plant from the United States Department of Agriculture’s Rural Development Program.

Scottsburg Man Drowns In Hyco Lake

The body of a 39-year-old Scottsburg man was recovered from Hyco Lake in Person County, N.C. shortly after noon on Monday, according to Person County Sheriff Dewey Jones.

Community Mourns Loss Of Judge Sugg

A funeral will be held Saturday at noon at Mt. Olive Baptist Church for the first African-American judge to preside in Halifax County.

Water Plant Earns Gold Award For Excellence

Halifax County Service Authority’s (HCSA) Leigh Street Water Treatment Plant is one of 80 of Virginia’s water treatment plants recently recognized for excellence in their filtration and treatment processes, and for their everyday operations.

Three Dead In Separate Wrecks

Megan Colette Scott, a 19-year-old Dryburg Road, Scottsburg resident, died in a single-vehicle accident early Saturday morning on Dryburg Road, according to investigating State Trooper K. R. Martin.