- Last Updated on 08:44 AM 12/23/09
- Paula I. Bryant
The nephew of Grace Baptist Church Pastor Jack Stewart is among the nine people missing and feared dead following a midair collision between a Marine Corps light attack helicopter and a U.S. Coast Guard transport plane over the Pacific Ocean.
- Last Updated on 10:42 AM 01/06/10
The county and the towns of South Boston and Halifax will observe the same rules and regulations for Halloween on Saturday night.
- Last Updated on 07:51 AM 10/30/09
- Paula I. Bryant
irginia Tobacco Commission members approved a pair of grant awards Thursday totaling $3 million — $2 million for a “buildout” of space at Riverstone Technology Park and $1 million for additional start-up funds for the new advanced manufacturing initiative at the Southern Virginia Higher Education Center.
- Last Updated on 10:52 AM 01/06/10
- Sonny Riddle
Halifax County students began receiving H1N1 or “Swine Flu” vaccinations Wednesday, according to Dr. Melanie Stanley, director of academies for the school system.
- Last Updated on 06:59 AM 10/30/09
- JEFF HUMBER
After a rough 2008, home sales are picking up in 2009. That was the sentiment at the Southern Piedmont Land and Lake Board, a trade group of realtors from Halifax and western Mecklenburg counties, meeting Wednesday in South Boston.
- Last Updated on 11:42 PM 10/29/09
The U.S. House passed the Conference Report on the FY10 Interior and Environment Appropriations Bill on Thursday which includes a $500,000 funding request for upgrading and expanding the Maple Avenue wastewater treatment plant in Halifax County.
- Last Updated on 08:35 AM 10/29/09
Triangle Volunteer Fire Department members will host their annual haunted trail at J.O. Crews’ farm on Ellis Creek Road Thursday, Friday and Saturday.
- Last Updated on 02:10 PM 10/28/09
- The Gazette-Virginian
Halifax County Sheriff’s deputies are investigating several recent break-ins and larcenies, according to Sheriff Stanley Noblin.
- Last Updated on 10:54 AM 01/06/10
None of the four drivers were seriously injured in two accidents in South Boston Tuesday morning, according to town police.
- Last Updated on 12:07 PM 10/28/09
The South Boston Christmas Parade theme Is “Christmas Stories From Books Or Films,” according to organizers.