- Last Updated on 11:03 AM 01/06/10
Governor Timothy Kaine discussed his expectations for the budget process in the upcoming General Assembly session and downplayed the possibility of Sinai’s Camp 23 being a victim of budget cuts to be announced on Friday during his visit to South Boston Monday afternoon.
- Last Updated on 08:45 AM 12/23/09
South Boston police suspect arson in a fire that destroyed the residence at 1718 Norwood Avenue Friday morning, Dec. 11, according to Investigator R. E. Redd.
- Last Updated on 10:52 AM 01/06/10
Members of the North Halifax Volunteer Fire Department were joined by representatives from Halifax Regional Health System and Centra Health of Lynchburg to celebrate the department’s new helipad with a groundbreaking ceremony Friday.
- Last Updated on 10:47 AM 01/06/10
Santa Claus arrived in style aboard this huge National Guard 7-tonner Saturday just in time for the annual Alton Christmas Parade.
- Last Updated on 10:41 AM 01/06/10
A 23-year-old South Boston man has pled guilty to multiple drug charges, according to Special Agent M. T. Campbell, coordinator of the Halifax/South Boston Regional Narcotics and Gang Task Force.
- Last Updated on 10:50 AM 01/06/10
Gov. Timothy M. Kaine is scheduled to be in South Boston today assisting the Industrial Development Authority of South Boston, the South Boston Town Council and the South Central Workforce Investment Board with a grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony for the One Stop South Boston Workforce Center on Houghton Avenue at 1:15 p.m.
- Last Updated on 08:44 AM 12/23/09
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Final VDOT approval of the transportation portion of the Comprehensive Plan 2030 for South Boston is not anticipated until early 2010, so town planners did not take official action on a recommendation for town council at Monday’s public hearing which drew a standing room only crowd of over 50 people.
- Last Updated on 10:56 AM 01/06/10
The Alton community will be full of the holiday spirit tomorrow (Saturday) when the annual Alton Christmas Parade steps off at 11 a.m., rain or shine.
- Last Updated on 10:57 AM 01/06/10
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- Last Updated on 10:49 AM 01/06/10
A high-speed police chase that began in Halifax County Monday afternoon ended in Pittsylvania County with the arrest of two Danville men, according to Sheriff Stanley Noblin.