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GAZETTE EDITORIAL: Righting a wrong

It’s still not too late for the Halifax County School Board to do the right thing and reinstate the Local Optional Retirement Program for one more year.

GV endorsements: Romney, Hurt, Allen

Mitt Romney for U. S. President

For almost four years now, our nation’s unemployment rate has continued to hover around 8 percent. Even with President Barack Obama’s “stimulus spending,” it has exceeded 8 percent for 43 consecutive months.

Behind closed doors

Halifax County School Board members knew last week’s decision to discontinue the Local Option Retirement Plan (LORP) would not be popular with school system retirees.