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Eight HCHS Seniors Earn Highest Honor

Halifax County High School seniors Graham K. Bryant, LaMar C. Holmes, David A. Landrum Jr., Luke V. Ligon, Megan T. Owen, Julia S. Simon, Cianne R. Townsend and Elizabeth A. Wooding were named Four-Time All Stars Monday at the annual All-Star ceremony held in the school auditorium.

The Cat In The ... Vent

A stray cat in the yard is not usually a rare occurrence, and a homeowner generally is not surprised when one comes around his house. But one Halifax County homeowner on Bellevue Road got a big surprise over the weekend when he was visited by a cat named “Bob.”

Virgilina Man Injured In Saturday Morning Crash

A 26-year-old Virgilina man was injured in a single-vehicle crash early Saturday morning on Virgilina Road, according to police reports.

Halifax County Service Authority: Rate Hikes Coming

It looks like rate increases are coming down the pipeline as the Halifax County Service Authority board members reviewed the draft budget for the 2010-11 fiscal year during the monthly meeting Thursday.

Police: Victims Robbed At Gunpoint In Home Invasion

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.

Banister Shores Residents Will Have A Choice

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).

Virgilina Ready To Unofficially Usher In Beginning Of Summer

A late spring tradition returns Saturday with the 28th annual Virgilina Summerfest celebration in downtown Virgilina.

Davis Named Teacher Of The Year

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.

Virgilina Man Faces Child Neglect, Firearms Charges

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.

Saturday Show Going To The Dogs (And Families)

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.