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Salute a veteran

The election is over now, and our thoughts turn to our local veterans, many of whom have paid the supreme sacrifice to preserve our way of life and to keep our nation free.

A civic duty

With 20 days left before election day, all folks are talking about is who’s debating who, and when will this election be over.

GOP loss

The Republican Party is mourning the loss of one of its stalwart supporters.

Fair back in town

The fair is back in town, and what memories are rekindled when fairgoers make that annual trek to the fairgrounds for one fun-packed week each fall. 

A true tobacco man

South Boston native Roger Jackson Eggleston, a true tobacco man, was memorialized at the Kenbridge Tobacco Museum this summer following his untimely death on March 17 of this year. He was 55.

‘Presidential Campaign Overload’

“The Old Farmer’s Almanac,” I got my copy of the Southern Edition this week.

Leaving a legacy

Halifax County lost one of its most generous benefactors last Tuesday with the passing of Eva Jean Maddox Harris who died at her home at the age of 71.  

‘Good old days’ relived

Plans are in the works for the “mother of class reunions,” and anyone who ever attended any grade at C. H. Friend High School between 1938 and 1953 is invited to attend -- and that includes a great number of our county residents.

The rest of the story

In recent weeks, much has been written and said about the $33,404 in compensation former School Superintendent Paul Stapleton received when he retired from the school system on June 30 of this year.