South Boston Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Two new restaurants expected to open in Chatham in MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... and owner of Porter Bistro House in Nashville. Anderson served as the catering manager at Berry Hill Resort in South Boston, and trained at the Art Institute of Charlotte. Half of the restaurant staff will be familiar faces for ChathaMooCa regulars, ...

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  2. South Boston looks to developer to take over Tultex propertyRead the original story

    Mar 1, 2017 | SoVaNow.com

    South Boston is hoping that Echelon Resources, the developer of the Halifax Lofts project in Halifax, will be interested in taking over the long-vacant Tultex plant on Watkins Avenue. Members of Town Council and the South Boston Industrial Development Authority agreed Monday to offer the sprawling brick Tultex building to Echelon, a Richmond-area development firm that specializes in adaptive reuse of abandoned properties.

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  3. South Boston police create 'safe zone' for transactionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2017 | SoVaNow.com

    To find out what may lie ahead with combo school complex, Mecklenburg County officials travel to see how others areas have fared with projects The South Boston Police Department has established a safe exchange zone where citizens can exchange items purchased and sold, especially through online sites such as Craigslist and Facebook. The zone consists of marked parking spaces in the front parking lot of the Police Department, located on the Hamilton Boulevard side of the parking lot.

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  4. Don't PanicRead the original story

    Mar 1, 2017 | SoVaNow.com

    In order to protect the health of the residents and visitors, the Southside Health District has received confirmation that the remains of a stray cat tested positive for rabies infection. A cat found Monday, February 20 in the area of the 1400 Block of Stebbins Street in South Boston, Va.

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  5. Meda C. Gladwell, 86Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2017 | The Daily News-Record

    ... rural auctions that she shared with a special neighbor. Meda is survived by two daughters, Barbara J. Cole of South Boston, Va., and Edith C. Shifflett and husband, Troy, of Elkton; a son, Everett N. Gladwell and wife, Inez, of Stuarts Draft; two ...

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  6. South Boston Council holds work sessionRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2017 | SoVaNow.com

    South Boston Town Council will hold a work session today at 5:45 p.m. in Council Chambers on Yancey Street. Several department heads, including Betty Adams of the Southern Virginia Higher Education Center and Jay Stephens of the Halifax County -South Boston Library, are expected to talk about budget matters before the Finance Panel.

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  7. Oh, the Things You'LL SeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | SoVaNow.com

    South Boston residents are urged to be on the lookout for a rabid cat in the Seymour Drive area - and alert authorities if a feline matching the description is Young guests enjoyed a riotous, Dr. Seuss party on Saturday morning as the Grinch, the Cat in the Hat, and Thing One and Two flocked to the Southern Virginia Higher Education Center for the Read Across America Day. Youngsters enjoyed stories and had their pictures taken with the Seuss characters at the SVHEC Innovation Center, part of the "Read Across America" program sponsored by the Halifax Education Association.

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  8. Candidates sought for open Halifax County school board seatRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2017 | SoVaNow.com

    South Boston residents are urged to be on the lookout for a rabid cat in the Seymour Drive area - and alert authorities if a feline matching the description is The Halifax County School Board is looking for candidates to fill the ED-7 seat that was relinquished earlier this month by trustee Dick Stoneman due to health issues. Citizens who are interested in serving on the School Board are encouraged to fill out an interest form, denoting their desire to fill the vacant seat.

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  9. Help on the way for schools with passage of state budgetRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2017 | SoVaNow.com

    South Boston residents are urged to be on the lookout for a rabid cat in the Seymour Drive area - and alert authorities if a feline matching the description is Changes to the two-year, $107 billion state budget approved this weekend by the General Assembly should provide a boost for Halifax County schools, although the full extent of the funding help remains to be determined by local school officials. "We'll be meeting at 9 o'clock [today] to look at that," said Superintendent of Schools Merle Herndon this weekend following Saturday budget votes by both the House of Delegates and state Senate to wrap up this year's legislative session.

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  10. Church News for February 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... North Carolina, who will speak in the morning service at 11:15 a.m. and Elder Jeffrey McLaughlin from South Boston, who will speak in the 3 p.m. service. a St. John Baptist Church, 7470 Axton Road, will celebrate their Usher's Anniversary service on ...

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  11. Rabid cat reported in Seymour Drive areaRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2017 | SoVaNow.com

    The Comet boys' varsity basketball team nearly rallied from a miserable start Monday night, before running out of late game momentum in a season-ending loss at Marshall in regional action. South Boston residents are urged to be on the lookout for a rabid cat in the Seymour Drive area - and alert authorities if a feline matching the description is spotted.

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  12. Hupps Mill gets new owner, new broker, but left with old questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | SoVaNow.com

    South Boston Police are seeking information on an armed assailant who robbed the Hupps Mill Plaza Family Dollar store at gunpoint Sunday night around 8 o'clock. More than two months after Hupps Mill Plaza was sold at foreclosure auction, the identity of the shopping center's owner remains a minor mystery - although one change is certain: the previous owner is out of the picture.

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  13. Permit requests get thumbs upRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2017 | SoVaNow.com

    South Boston Police are seeking information on an armed assailant who robbed the Hupps Mill Plaza Family Dollar store at gunpoint Sunday night around 8 o'clock. Three requests for conditional use permits were recommended to the Halifax County Board of Supervisors Tuesday night by county planners.

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  14. Southstone facility clears first hurdleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | SoVaNow.com

    South Boston Police are seeking information on an armed assailant who robbed the Hupps Mill Plaza Family Dollar store at gunpoint Sunday night around 8 o'clock. Southstone Behavioral Healthcare Center is aiming to start operations in Halifax County by October, an early step towards establishing a treatment center for adolescent teens that eventually will employ up to 150 people at the former site of the Carlbrook School.

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  15. South Boston Family Dollar store robbed at gunpointRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2017 | SoVaNow.com

    The newly-upgraded Banister Lake Boat Landing has been reopened to the public in time for the President's Day weekend, although some details remain to be finished the popular boating and South Boston Police are seeking information on an armed assailant who robbed the Hupps Mill Plaza Family Dollar store at gunpoint Sunday night around 8 o'clock. At approximately 8:09 p.m., officers with the SBPD responded to Family Dollar after receiving a report that a robbery that had occurred there moments before.

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  16. Uptick in flu cases reported as season continuesRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2017 | SoVaNow.com

    ... although the trend is not universal. In January, the Sentara Healthcare system of hospitals, including in South Boston, reported a "high level" of flu-like illness and instituted voluntary protocols to encourage all patients and visitors to wear ...

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  17. Turning point in American Revolution celebrated in South BostonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    The 7th Virginia Regiment of the Virginia Society Sons of the American Revolution participate in a re-enactment of the "Crossing of the Dan" on Saturday in South Boston.

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  18. Banister Lake Boat Landing reopens for President's Day weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2017 | SoVaNow.com

    ... other site amenities including landscaping, decorative benches, bike racks and trash receptacles donated by the South Boston Rotary Club. A dedication event for the project will be scheduled to coincide with the town's Earth Day Extravaganza ...

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  19. Middle School Basketball: BFMS girls return to district title gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | Franklin News-Post

    ... winning on the Eagles' home floor and the Eagles gaining their measure of revenge on the Lions' home court. SOUTH BOSTON - Halifax County Middle School jumped out to a 19-4 lead after the first quarter and was never challenged in a 60-42 victory ...

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  20. Obituary listings for February 17, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | Powhatan Today

    ... Miss., a retired federal employee of the Defense Supply Center Richmond, widow of Gary Richard Simmons. SOUTH BOSTON - Medina, Mrs. Elizabeth Holt, 75, a retired machine operator for J.P. Stevens & Co. Inc., widow of Ernest Clay. Bareford, Mr. ...

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