- Last Updated on 08:28 AM 12/23/09
- Joe Chandler
The Bluestone High School varsity girls basketball team and the Park View High School varsity boys teams have been added to the field for this year’s edition of the Halifax County High School Holiday Classic Basketball Tournament.
- Last Updated on 08:21 AM 12/23/09
Salvation Army volunteer Sam Golightly rings the bell as Halifax resident Sandy Mosby places a donation in the red kettle outside Walmart.
- Last Updated on 08:18 AM 12/23/09
There aren’t many things that will stop a letter carrier from completing his or her appointed rounds. But an injury caused by ice and snow-covered walks and approaches is one of them.
- Last Updated on 08:13 AM 12/23/09
South Boston Police Corporal Stacy L. Warf has been promoted to the rank of sergeant, according to Police Chief Jim Binner.
- Last Updated on 08:12 AM 12/23/09
The snow that began Friday and fell on Halifax County through Saturday took its toll on motorists on county roads, according to state police.
- Last Updated on 08:11 AM 12/23/09
School officials across the state are facing interesting school budget sessions in light of Gov. Timothy M. Kaine’s proposal to decrease state support for public schools by $357 million by 2012.
- Last Updated on 10:41 AM 01/06/10
An early snow blanketed Halifax County and most of Southside, Central and Western Virginia over the weekend, resulting in numerous fender-bender type accidents due to snowy and icy roads.
- Last Updated on 08:11 AM 12/21/09
Gov. Timothy M. Kaine unveiled Friday the 2010 caboose budget and 2010-2012 biennial budget that he will submit for consideration by the 2010 General Assembly that calls for an increase in taxes but spares Sinai’s Camp 23 correctional facility.
- Last Updated on 08:05 AM 12/21/09
Sophie Crowell has been nominated and selected to serve as a Virginia Senate page for the 5th Congressional District during the 2010 session of the General Assembly.
- Last Updated on 11:02 AM 01/06/10
A 21-year-old Scottsburg man pleaded guilty last week in Halifax County Circuit Court to three related felonies, including conspiracy to maliciously wound, attempted malicious wounding, and use of a firearm to commit a felony.