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  1. Meal Tax Increase Proposed in Halifax and South BostonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    That means if you go out to eat with your family, and the total comes to $50, you would see an increase of $1. It may not sound like a lot to some, but others don't want to pay yet another tax increase.


  2. Former President of Cherokee Tabacco and Firebird Manufacturing Indicted, Facing Numerous ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    The former president of Cherokee Tobacco and Firebird Manufacturing in South Boston has been indicted by a federal grand jury. 46-year-old Kathryn Farley of Halifax is charged with 47 federal counts.


  3. Fundraising a Hurdle for Volunteer Fire Departments in HalifaxRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    He's now a paid firefighter in South Boston, but still spends his days off volunteering at other fire stations. Eleven of the 12 fire stations in Halifax County are completely volunteer.


  4. Fire Officials: School Evacuated After Gasoline Poured in BathroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Halifax Co., VA - Halifax County High School had to be evacuated Monday after fire officials say someone poured gasoline all over the boys bathroom. Fire Chief Steve Phillips tells us shortly before noon a school SRO smelled gas coming from the bathroom and found gas had been poured into a toilet and over the floor.


  5. Snowy Boston starts removing parking-space saversRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Officials typically turn a blind eye to the lawn chairs, orange cones and assorted bric-a-brac Bostoni... . In this Feb. 23, 2015 photo, a fashion doll in a milk crate saves a parking space on a residential street in South Boston.


  6. No New Supervisor for Halifax Co., Residents Ask: 'What Now?'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Halifax Co., VA - Halifax County residents frustrated by the deadlocked Board of Supervisors will not be getting any relief from state lawmakers. A bill that would add a ninth supervisor to the board failed in the senate yesterday.


  7. Algae Causing Danville Water ProblemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    South Boston, the town of Halifax, and the Riverdale area have all reported that something is wrong with their water. If you look at the Dan River dam by Abreu-Grogan Park in Danville, the water is green.


  8. Thousands Without Power Across VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    As of 10 p.m. Saturday, Appalachian Power reported more than 7,000 customers were without power. That's down from more than 8,000 left in the dark earlier Saturday evening.


  9. South Boston Celebrates Anniversary of Crossing of the DanRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Despite the chilly weather, hundreds gathered along the Dan River in South Boston today to remember an important part of the town's history. Today marks 234 years since the Crossing of the Dan.


  10. Halifax Man Cancels Appeal Over SandbagsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    The town cited Ward Burton after telling him in November he can no longer make sandbags on his property. Burton was allowing a sand company to make these sandbags on his company's property.


  11. List: Ban 'Bae,' 'Foodie,' 'Takeaway' from LexiconRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2014 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Hey, bae: It's time again for a curated list of words and phrases that linguists wish they could hurl into the polar vortex. The 40th annual List of Words to be Banished from the Queen's English for Misuse, Overuse and Uselessness was released Wednesday by northern Michigan's Lake Superior State University.


  12. Trial Set for Man Accused of Beating Elderly Woman to DeathRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2014 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    A trial is set for a man accused of beating an elderly woman to death in her South Boston home. A judge found Terry competent to stand trial in November.


  13. South Boston Police Look For Missing Halifax County High School StudentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Police in South Boston are looking for high school student Dylan R. McElroy who they say is missing. His last known location was at Halifax County High School on Friday.


  14. Halifax Animal Shelter Changes Rules on Fostering AnimalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    The Halifax County animal shelter is putting some stricter rules into place after a family goes home with a rabid dog. Two days after they brought the dog home, they had to take the husky-mix to the Animal Medical Clinic of South Boston.


  15. Vault Door Falls on South Boston Town Hall EmployeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    South Boston, VA- Police are investigating what seems to be a terrible accident at South Boston's Town Hall Tuesday morning. According to a press release from the Town Manager's Office, an employee, Sharon Nelson, was opening a vault door when it disconnected from the hinges and fell onto her, pinning her down.


  16. Area Teachers Working at McDonalds to Help SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Hundreds of our areas teachers and school staff members will be moonlighting as restaurant workers Tuesday night in an effort to raise money for their schools. "McTeachers Night" will kick off at 5:00 p.m. and includes 59 McDonald's restaurants across the viewing area.


  17. For First Time Ever Historic Black Walnut Plantation On Sale, Price Tag $2 MillionRead the original story

    Oct 17, 2014 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    One of the few remaining 18th century houses in Halifax County is up for sale, for the first time in its history. The owner of the Black Walnut Plantation died last year, and his children who are scattered around the country, decided to put it on the market.


  18. Lots of Lucky Lottery Winners In Danville AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    A Pittsylvania County man is a million dollars richer tonight after he won in the Virginia Lottery's newest game. Earl Kirks, Jr. of Dry Fork picked the correct numbers for the October 1st drawing of the 1 Million Dollar Money Ball.


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