South Boston Newswire (Page 9)

South Boston Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for South Boston, VA. (Page 9)

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  1. Horses killed in pickup collisionRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2016 | SoVaNow.com

    Two horses were killed after being struck by a pick-up truck early Tuesday morning on State Route 658 about one-half mile south of State Route 707 . The animals were hit by a 2010 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 operated by 40-year-old Thomas S. Moser of South Boston.

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  2. Turning out to vote, and bring the election to an endRead the original story

    Nov 8, 2016 | SoVaNow.com

    As Election Day unfolded in Southside Virginia, turnout was strong - but the oft-expressed desire among voters for it all to be over was even stronger. One of the bigger polling spots in Clarksville was the Clarksville Community Center, located in town.

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  3. Information sought after fatal shooting at Westside VillageRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | SoVaNow.com

    A 19-year shooting victim has died after being found Thursday afternoon inside a vehicle parked at Westside Trailer Park in South Boston. Local police are investigating a Thursday shooting at Westside Trailer Park as a homicide after the 19-year-old victim, DreQuan Tyrell Hubbard of Peach Avenue, South Boston died that night at Sentara Halifax Regional Hospital.

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  4. SVHEC comes to aid of the prizeryRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2016 | SoVaNow.com

    A 19-year shooting victim has died after being found Thursday afternoon inside a vehicle parked at Westside Trailer Park in South Boston. Marie Ketchersid, president of The Community Arts Center Foundation and Ted Bennett, president and chair of the Southern Virginia Higher Education Foundation celebrate the transfer of ownership of the former R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company building commonly known as The Prizery.

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  5. Crowell Motor sold to North Carolina auto groupRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2016 | SoVaNow.com

    Crowell Motor Company of South Boston, for the past century one of Southside Virginia's leading auto dealerships, is being sold. Andy Crowell, the fourth generation of Crowell family to own and operate the business, announced Thursday that he is selling to CrossRoads Automotive Group of Raleigh, N.C. Crowell said the new ownership plans to retain local company personnel and "operations will not change at all.

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  6. Taylor family moves into completed Habitat homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | SoVaNow.com

    Virginia and Anthony Taylor and their children moved into their new home on Saturday as Robert Bates of Habitat for Humanity helped them cut the ribbon to celebrate. Saturday was moving day for Virginia and Anthony Taylor and family as they celebrated their new North Main Street home, built by Habitat for Humanity volunteers and supporters.

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  7. Absentee vote soars on cusp of electionRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2016 | SoVaNow.com

    A 19-year shooting victim has died after being found Thursday afternoon inside a vehicle parked at Westside Trailer Park in South Boston. With the race between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump on the cusp of being decided Tuesday, one sign of heightened voter interest in Halifax County is a sharp increase in absentee ballots compared to the last presidential election in 2012.

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  8. 19-year-old Westside shooting victim diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | SoVaNow.com

    A 19-year shooting victim has died after being found Thursday afternoon inside a vehicle parked at Westside Trailer Park in South Boston. South Boston Police have issued an appeal for information about the apparent homicide, which claimed the life of DreQuan Tyrell Hubbard, 19, of South Boston.

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  9. Crowell Motor Company to be soldRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2016 | SoVaNow.com

    Crowell Motor Company of South Boston, for the past century one of Southside Virginia's leading auto dealerships, is being sold. Andy Crowell, the fourth generation of Crowell family to own and operate the business, announced Thursday that he is selling to CrossRoads Automotive Group of Raleigh, N.C. Crowell said the new ownership group plans to retain local company personnel and "operations will not change at all.

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  10. Funds to spur business, study vacant prizery buildingRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2016 | SoVaNow.com

    Tamyra Vest had good news to share with members of South Boston Council Monday night during Council's regular work session. She advised that Gov. Terry McAuliffe recently announced that the Town of South Boston, along with the Town of Altavista and the cities of Bristol, Franklin and Waynesboro, have been awarded $60,000 grants to take part in the Governor's Virginia Community Business Launch .

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  11. Family decries verdict: 'This was worth fighting for'Read the original story

    Nov 3, 2016 | SoVaNow.com

    After learning that James Lloyd Terry would not receive the death penalty, family members of the convicted killer quietly rejoiced, relieved by the verdict of Circuit Judge Joel Cunningham Monday morning in Halifax. After sharing some hugs, members of the Terry family departed the courtroom.

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  12. Terry skirts deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | SoVaNow.com

    James Lloyd Terry, seated in court Monday and facing the bench, is flanked by capital defense lawyers Matthew Engle and Bernadette Donovan. James Lloyd Terry, the convicted killer of 84-year-old South Boston widow Charlotte Rice, will spend the rest of his life in prison after Circuit Judge Joel Cunningham rejected the death penalty in the culmination of a five-year capital murder trial Monday morning in Halifax.

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  13. Winery nets $250,000 grant for new productsRead the original story

    Oct 31, 2016 | SoVaNow.com

    James Lloyd Terry, the convicted killer of 84-year-old South Boston widow Charlotte Rice, will spend the rest of his life in prison after Circuit Judge Joel Cunningham rejected the death Rosemont Winery in La Crosse was one of 18 Virginia entities tapped to receive money from the USDA's Value Added Producer Grant Program. Rosemont was awarded $250,000.

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  14. Bombmaking suspect pleads guilty to child abuse chargeRead the original story

    Oct 31, 2016 | SoVaNow.com

    James Lloyd Terry, the convicted killer of 84-year-old South Boston widow Charlotte Rice, will spend the rest of his life in prison after Circuit Judge Joel Cunningham rejected the death A Bracey woman charged with the manufacture and possession of bomb materials and explosive devices pleaded guilty to single count of felony child abuse Friday in Mecklenburg County Circuit Court. As part of a plea agreement, the bomb-related felony charges against Genia Read were dropped.

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  15. Halloween highlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | SoVaNow.com

    James Lloyd Terry, the convicted killer of 84-year-old South Boston widow Charlotte Rice, will spend the rest of his life in prison after Circuit Judge Joel Cunningham rejected the death It was a night of ghoulish fun Monday as the Towns of South Hill, Chase City and Clarksville each hosted hundreds of children at Halloween events. Top, at South Hill's Centennial Park, a huge crowd turned out for the Monster Mash, the last event of the year for the Market Square series.

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  16. Defense lawyers: 'Overwhelming evidence' to support life sentence for TerryRead the original story

    Oct 31, 2016 | SoVaNow.com

    Today, the Halifax County Circuit Court sentenced James Lloyd Terry to multiple life sentences without the possibility of parole. In March of 2016, Mr. Terry pled guilty to the April 2011 capital murder, sexual assault, and robbery of Charlotte Rice in South Boston.

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  17. Family decries judge's ruling: "He deserved the death penalty"Read the original story

    Oct 31, 2016 | SoVaNow.com

    After learning that James Lloyd Terry would not receive the death penalty, family members of the convicted killer quietly rejoiced, relieved by the verdict of Circuit Judge Joel Cunningham Monday morning in Halifax. After sharing some hugs, members of the Terry family quietly left the courtroom.

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  18. Terry receives life in prison, avoids death penaltyRead the original story

    Oct 27, 2016 | SoVaNow.com

    A Friday afternoon crash on U.S. 58 in the Omega community of Halifax County has claimed the life of a Durham, N.C. truck driver. James Lloyd Terry, the convicted killer of 84-year-old South Boston widow Charlotte Rice, will spend the rest of his life in prison after Circuit Judge Joel Cunningham rejected the death penalty in the culmination of a five-year capital murder trial Monday morning in Halifax.

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  19. South Boston council tours fire station as budget review continuesRead the original story

    Oct 31, 2016 | SoVaNow.com

    Members of South Boston Town Council will meet Monday at 5:30 p.m. at the fire station on Broad Street for their regular monthly work session. Council members will tour the fire station as they assess the needs of the South Boston Fire Department over the next several years - just as council did last month in visiting the police department.

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  20. Retired principal praises hard-earned, good works of Southside OutreachRead the original story

    Oct 31, 2016 | SoVaNow.com

    Retired Halifax County High School principal Albert Randolph hailed Southside Outreach Group's efforts to expand housing opportunities as the guest speaker Friday night at the group's seventh annual banquet in the Leggett Auditorium of Sentara Halifax Regional Hospital. "You've done marvelous work," Albert said, nodding to Southside Outreach director Earl Howerton, as a large crowd of supporters listened appreciatively.

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