DUI, drug charges filed by South Boston police
South Boston Police cited several drivers for driving on suspended licenses and also made one arrest for possession of marijuana over the past weekend.
100 years a Buffalo Soldier
Ray Shelton and Grace Baptist Church pastor, Jack Stewart performing "Unforgettable" Saturday during Shelton's 100th birthday celebration.
Recycling center fire causes $10,000 in damage
South Boston firefighters were called to the recycling center, Gerhau Metallics on U.S. 58 just outside the town limits, Saturday where fire destroyed several scrapped vehicles, causing some $10,000 in damages.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
VMNH board to tap leader
A Martinsville-area native is in line to become the next chairwoman of the Virginia Museum of Natural History's board when it meets Saturday.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Peltier takes PASS South triumph at South Boston
Preston Peltier scored Saturday night's PASS South Super Late Model Series feature at South Boston Speedway.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Halifax County supervisors postpone vote on permit, field offer for trash truck
Halifax County Supervisors on Monday night delayed taking action on a request for a conditional use permit which would allow Michael A. Allred to operate a plumbing and well drilling business in ED-6.
Big Numbers for the Night Out
Tuesday's National Night Out event in South Boston drew a record crowd, with some 1,800 tickets given out.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Flynn: Fallen general left mark on S. Boston
It was just four years ago that the general was here with us, representing the Army he served, speaking at a podium in South Boston's Medal of Honor Park, helping us rededicate our Vietnam memorial that honors our friends and neighbors who gave their lives for their nation in combat.
Court Documents Detail Tax Evasion Investigation at Cherokee Tobacco
South Boston, VA - One year after federal agents executed a search warrant at the Cherokee Tobacco headquarters in South Boston, more details have finally surfaced on just what led to that investigation.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
They're So Vain They Probably Think This Bridge Is About Them
Renaming a branch of the Boston Public Library for William Bulger, one of the more sordid Massachusetts politicians in recent decades, may not be the worst idea City Council President Bill Linehan has ever floated, though offhand I can't think of one that tops it.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Five arrested in Mi Carreta break-in
A Monday morning fire razed a two-story rental house at 1911 N. Main Street in South Boston despite quick action by firefighters to quell the blaze.