South Boston Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Halifax County trustees seek out free meals programRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2016 | SoVaNow.com

    ... might be possible in future years. Halifax operates seven elementary schools and early learning programs in South Boston and Cluster Springs. Her recommendation to submit an application for the free meals at both Sinai and Sydnor Jennings was ...

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  2. New PVHS principal, Bluestone AD namedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | SoVaNow.com

    ... and coach. The last 16 years of Crowder's tenure included the job as Bluestone's AD. Powell, who lives in South Boston, studied sports administration at American Military University after graduating from Lynchburg College and Halifax County High ...

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  3. TMI cuts ribbon on new, expanded facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | SoVaNow.com

    ... 5 ticket at Mac's Circle on 402 Virginia Avenue in town. TMI AutoTech unveiled their new production facility in South Boston Thursday. The ribbon cutting ceremony was held at the facility and was attended by local and state officials including ...

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  4. Halifax County School Board to meet todayRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2016 | SoVaNow.com

    ... Gasperini told fellow board members earlier this month, that he felt four schools - Sydnor Jennings, Sinai and South Boston elementaries and South Boston Early Learning would qualify for the program, but ED-6 trustee Fay Satterfield said she was ...

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  5. HCSA assess Halifax Lofts' impactRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2016 | SoVaNow.com

    ... the Cowford Wastewater Treatment Plant (in the Town of Halifax which is 29 years old) to be hooked up to South Boston's Maple Avenue Wastewater Treatment Plant through the Sutphin Road interceptor. Earhardt noted that should a big user be located in ...

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  6. Fathers Day is every day for SoBo racersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... about the central influence in their careers and most will reply "my father." That's certainly the case at South Boston Speedway. "My dad has always provided the encouragement when things are going rough or the voice of humbleness when we are on ...

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  7. RUSS, Maudie EllenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... three sisters, Nancy Brown Hines of Martinsville, Barbara Brown Russell of Stuart, and Connie Brown Boyd of South Boston; two brothers, Tommy Lee Brown of Collinsville, and Donnie Ray Brown of North Carolina; three grandchildren, Dylan Via, Alex and ...

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  8. South Boston provides $25,000 for Y changing roomRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2016 | SoVaNow.com

    South Boston Town Council unanimously approved a $25,000 request from the local YMCA to help fund the installation of a Family Changing Room at its meeting Monday. YMCA interim director Matt Lewis had asked council for additional funding in the budget for the new room, which will be set aside for families to provide a safe space for their children to change, and keeping children from walking through locker rooms alone.

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  9. 501-N, Buckshoal Road fixes receive state highway fundingRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2016 | SoVaNow.com

    ... four citizens address the needs for these projects along with resolutions and support from the Towns of both South Boston and Halifax, the Industrial Development Authority, the school system and the Southern Virginia Education Center. We did a great ...

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  10. Halifax County trustees raise price of school lunchesRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2016 | SoVaNow.com

    ... who get free and reduced lunches. Gasperini said he figured that four local schools - Sinai, Sydnor Jennings, South Boston Elementary and South Boston Early Learning - could qualify for the program, thereby saving parents of some 1,300 students ...

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  11. Helen Dragas Leaves the UVA Board of VisitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | NBC29

    ... for Higher Education and the State Board for Community Colleges are below. Nettie L. Simon-Owens, Ed.D. of South Boston, Chief Economic Advancement Officer of the Southern Virginia Higher Education Center Warren W. Buck, III, Ph.D, S.D. of Seattle, ...

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  12. Building for God - And communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | SoVaNow.com

    A stellar season has come to an end for the Park View girls softball team after the Lady Dragons lost 5-1 to Brookville in the state Group 3-A semifinals on Barbara Jean Ruffin, 47, of La Crosse died when the 1997 Dodge Neon that she was driving ran off Highway 58, struck an embankment and overturned several times. 110 youth members of First Baptist, First Presbyterian and Trinity Episcopal churches participated in Bible school last week, helping to furnish the newest Habitat for Humanity home in South Boston.

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  13. South Boston to consider YMCA's $25,000 requestRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2016 | SoVaNow.com

    A stellar season has come to an end for the Park View girls softball team after the Lady Dragons lost 5-1 to Brookville in the state Group 3-A semifinals on Barbara Jean Ruffin, 47, of La Crosse died when the 1997 Dodge Neon that she was driving ran off Highway 58, struck an embankment and overturned several times. South Boston Town Council will consider a request for an additional $25,000 to assist with the installation of a Family Changing Room for the local YMCA when it meets this evening.

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  14. Fbi Id's remains of missing mob associate, Stephen DiSarroRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... presumed dead. A Westwood businessman. DiSarro operated "The Channel," a notorious rock and roll nightclub in South Boston turned strip club. DiSarro's disappearance was believed to be tied to a federal investigation into the dealings of Francis P. ...

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  15. Remains behind mill those of mob victim missing since 1993Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    ... cash and a gun were recovered during the August raid. It's unclear if the cases are related. DiSarro managed a South Boston nightclub called The Channel and was an associate of a former mob boss' son. No one has been charged in his killing, but the ...

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  16. Family of man tasered to death hold a rally in the CapitolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    It's been three years since Linwood Lambert, Jr. died in police custody after being tasered multiple times in South Boston, Virginia. "The NAACP is still pushing for a law that when a citizen dies in the custody of a police officer, department, or law enforcement agency that an independent investigation be held," Jack Gravely, the state executive director for the NAACP, said.

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  17. More Read the original story

    Jun 9, 2016 | NBC12

    The family of a Virginia man who died while in police custody is taking their fight for justice to the State Capitol. Three years ago, Linwood Lambert died after he was tased multiple times in South Boston.

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  18. Family took on friend's six children after their mother died of cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | Metro UK News

    ... ested in helping with the benefit or making a donation, contact Kathy Woods: 579-2776. Donations: P.O. Box 1661 South Boston, Va. 24592.

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  19. Carrying the torchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | SoVaNow.com

    Coming in from Danville yesterday, runners who participated in the Law Enforcement Torch Run made their way through South Boston en route to Richmond. There, law enforcement officers will carry the Special Olympics Flame of Hope into the University of Richmond's Robins Stadium.

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  20. Family saga, sudden fameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | SoVaNow.com

    ... ne interested in making a donation of any size can also visit GoFundMe.com, or mail donations to P.O. Box 1661, South Boston, VA 24592.

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