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49-cent stamp

The cost of mailing a letter is about to go up to 49 cents.

Your vote counts

Are you registered to vote?

10 active things to do this fall

Never let it be said that we live in a place where there’s nothing to do.

Clover VFD fall festivities

Clover Volunteer Fire Department is holding its 24th Annual Fall Festival Saturday and in connection with the festival, the fire department also is hosting the 58th Annual Convention and Competition of the Southside Virginia Volunteer Firefighters Association.  

National Day of Service, Remembrance

Today has been proclaimed the National Day of Service and Remembrance, a culmination of efforts originally launched in 2002 by the 9/11 nonprofit MyGoodDeed with wide support by the 9/11 community and leading national service organizations. 

Walk For Hope

Do you know anyone who has cancer? I don’t know many families who have not been touched in some way by this awful disease. 

Worth reading

Our friend Virginia Cumbey of South Boston recently received the following email, and after reading it, she said she couldn’t believe how conniving some folks can be. 

What really happens

It seems every time I turn on a television, I see lawyers touting services and practically guaranteeing they can get their potential clients on Social Security disability. 

Back to school

The Dan River Baptist Association School Supply Ministry is once again meeting the needs of many Halifax County children this year as a new school term prepares to get underway Monday.