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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.

Ducks Win Race Against Weather In South Boston

“It was another success,” said Tamyra Vest, South Boston Community Development Coordinator, commenting on the “Ducks On The Dan” Family Fun Day and race Saturday in Constitution Square.

Wreck Creates A Mega Mess

This three-vehicle crash tied up traffic on Highway 501-north for approximately an hour Wednesday morning.

Adopted Ducks Ready To Race

“Yes, there is a rubber duck race on Saturday.  Yes, there is still time to adopt a duck before the event. And yes it is also a family fun day in Constitution Square downtown,” said South Boston Community Development Coordinator Tamyra Vest.

Halifax Council Budget Passes With No Hikes In Tax, Fee Rates

Halifax Town Council approved its fiscal year 2010-2011 $880,294 budget during its monthly meeting Tuesday night in Halifax Town Hall.