Thursday Mar 13
Halifax budget rises, but tax rates stay same
By a unanimous vote, Halifax Council on Tuesday night approved an amended town budget that is 13 percent higher than prior anticipated spending levels.
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Mon Mar 10, 2014
South Boston Council looks at emergency plan
Recently, forty-four Sea Serpent swim team members from the YMCA of South Boston/Halifax County traveled to the Salem YMCA to participate in the PYSA Swimming Championships against 10 other YMCA South Boston Town Council has a very short agenda for its regular monthly meeting which begins at 7 p.m. this evening in Council Chambers on Yancey Street.
Halifax County supervisors resume work after delay last week
The Halifax County Board of Supervisors will meet tonight at 6:30 p.m. in the second floor meeting room of the Mary Bethune Complex, a week later than usual due to last week's inclement weather.
Halifax gets ready for budget, April arts and crafts festival
Halifax Town Council will hold its monthly work session on Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. to be followed immediately by Council's regular monthly session.
Icy surprise brings activity to a crawl
Halifax County residents can look forward to moderate temperatures this week, say weather forecasters, after Friday's storm delivered a surprise burst of ice and snow to cap off a brutal stretch of winter weather.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Full Court Press H.S. Basketball Scores and Highlights - Tuesday
LCA won 64-54 over Flint Hill. LCA will face top seed Cape Henry Wednesday. Jordan Tillas had 22 points and B.J. Farrow had 21 in the win.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
South Boston Town Council meets today
South Boston Town Council will hold its monthly work session today at 5:45 p.m. in Council Chambers on Yancey Street.
Elderly Scottsburg sisters found safe after going missing Thursday
Following a police search late in the week, two elderly sisters from the Scottsburg community who went missing Thursday turned up safely in Virginia Beach on late Friday night.
Institute for Advanced Learning touts regionalism, extends hand to Halifax
Jerry Gwaltney, executive director of Danville's Institute for Advanced Learning and Research , appeared before members of the Halifax County Industrial Development Authority on Friday morning to tout the Institute's renewed vision on regionalism.
Food service on Halifax County trustees' agenda
The Halifax County School Board will hold a special meeting today at 6 p.m. in the School Board Conference Room of the Mary Bethune Complex.
Center stage for Halifax at Crossing celebration
The 233rd anniversary commemoration of The Crossing of the Dan was a rousing success, drawing attention far and wide to Halifax County's role in the Revolutionary War - culminating with a packed house for Saturday's program at The Prizery, attended not only by Halifax County residents but also by visitors from as far away as Florida, Ohio, ... (more)
Sat Feb 22, 2014
South Boston Celebrates 233rd Anniversary of the Crossing of the Dan
Hundreds of people from all over the East Coast got together in South Boston today to pay tribute to an important part of the town's history.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Investigators Searching for Two Missing Elderly Halifax Co. Women
Halifax Co., VA - The Halifax County Sheriff's Office is searching for two elderly women who haven't been seen since Thursday afternoon.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Death of Beloved Horse Sheds Light on Lack of Rescue Equipment in Halifax Co.
Halifax Co., VA - At Bright Meadows Farm in Nathalie, the animals are like members of the family, but that family is in mourning now after the death of Jumping Jack Flash.