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COMMUNITY VOICE: Expanding health coverage important for all Virginians

By Dr. Habib Bassil

The inability of so many of our fellow citizens to access basic health insurance coverage represents a public health crisis that is undermining the well-being and security of the most vulnerable in our community.

PAULA I. BRYANT: A legacy of service continues

On Thursday it will have been four years since one of Halifax County’s most faithful servants and finest citizens died from injuries received while driving along I-40 in North Carolina.

DOUG FORD: This column could be dangerous to your health

I admit I’m a little behind, but I came across some of the new food laws for 2014.

‘One Voice United In Prayer’

Plans are underway for the Halifax County/South Boston observance of the National Day of Prayer scheduled for 6:45 a.m. on Thursday, May 1, at Halifax County High School in South Boston.

DOUG FORD: Declaration of Independence

I’m close to declaring independence from television after a disappointing experience last week, at least for a little while.


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DOUG FORD: My way or the highway

It’s funny what passes for “civil” discourse nowadays, with opinionated people of all stripes taking over the discussion.