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How Would Uranium Affect You? Speak Out At Tuesday’s Meeting

The Virginia Coal and Energy Commission’s Uranium Mining Subcommittee will hold a public meeting seeking input from Southside Virginia residents on the scope of the socio-economic impact study of uranium mining Tuesday, June 22, at 6 p.m. at Chatham High School.

Clover Man Dies In Fishing Accident

An early morning fishing trip Wednesday turned deadly for a Clover man, according to Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries (DGIF) officials.

Man Pleads To Drug Charges

A 25-year-old South Boston man pleaded guilty Thursday in Halifax County Circuit Court to six drug distribution charges, one drug possession charge and one firearms charge after reaching a plea agreement with the Commonwealth.

Authorities Charge Nathalie Woman With Misdemeanor

A 37-year-old Nathalie woman is facing a misdemeanor breach of the peace charge, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.

Investigation Continues In Scottsburg Murder-Suicide

The investigation is continuing in the murder-suicide of a county couple Saturday afternoon in the Scottsburg community.

Halifax County School Board Honors 52 Retirees

“To try to estimate the years of service and dedication to the children of Halifax County by this group of individuals would be impossible,” said Deputy Superintendent of Schools Larry Clark at the reception for the school system’s 52 retirees Monday afternoon at Halifax County Middle School.

South Boston Farmer's Market Grand Opening Saturday

The public is invited to a grand opening celebration Saturday at the Farmers Market, located at 300 Broad St., South Boston.

Solar Project To Power New Jobs To Halifax County

The Halifax County Industrial Development Authority (IDA) and Dominion Power have announced plans to develop a pilot demonstration facility for solar power generation and battery storage in the county.

Police: Two Dead In Scottsburg Murder-Suicide

Two people are dead following an apparent murder-suicide Saturday afternoon in the Scottsburg community, according to Major T. E. Logan of the Halifax County Sheriff’s Office.

Community Activist, Businessman Dies

Community activist and businessman, the Rev. Dr. Roger Julian Ford, passed away Thursday, June 10, at Centra Lynchburg General Hospital.