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Renewable Energy Subcommittee To Be Briefed On Biomass

Virginia Commission on Energy and Environment Renewable Energy Subcommittee will meet Thursday, Oct. 22, at 10 a.m. the Pittsylvania County Library located at 207 Coffey St. in Gretna.

Halifax Man Faces Felony Charge

An 18-year-old Halifax man has been charged with felony malicious wounding, according to sheriff’s office records.

County Schools Face Possible State Cuts

Halifax County Public Schools could be facing a reduction of $150,000 or more in state revenue, school board members were told during their regular monthly meeting Thursday night in Halifax.

Garnett Luck Honored With Award Of Excellence

The Virginia Association of Housing Counselors (VAHC) recently honored Garnett Luck, Housing Intervention counselor with the Tri – County Community Action Agency, at the VAHC annual awards recognition ceremony held earlier this year.

South Boston Man Airlifted Following Dirt Bike Wreck

Details were sketchy Sunday afternoon, but authorities said a South Boston man was airlifted to Lynchburg General Hospital Saturday following a two-vehicle wreck that occurred at the intersection of Westside Drive and Sinai Road.

One Aspirin A Day, Strong Faith

No doubt Lillie Puryear Wiley is everyone’s secret prayer. The independent Wiley takes walks with a friend most mornings at Boston Commons, strictly follows her one-aspirin a day medicine regime …and celebrated her 103rd birthday last week.

Woman Pleads Guilty To Child Endangerment

A 34-year-old South Boston woman, Pamela Faulkner Brown, pleaded guilty Thursday in Halifax County Circuit Court to four felony counts of child endangerment, in addition to eight drug-related offenses.

Charleston Mayor Delivers Arts, Economy Multi-Million Formula

The arts, public grounds/parks and historic preservation are “the three basic reasons, the initiators” of Charleston, S.C.’s phenomenal change, keynote speaker Mayor Joseph Riley told Art & Creative Economy Conference guests, town and county officials Wednesday.

Damages Heavy In Crash

Estimated damages totaled $9,000 as a result of a two-vehicle crash in the Centerville area of South Boston Thursday morning, according to town police.

Charges Filed In Virgilina Grocery Burglary

A 41-year-old Virgilina man is facing two felony charges in connection with the January breaking and entering of Virgilina Grocery, according to sheriff’s office records.