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  1. Employment picture brightens in FebruaryRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 |

    ... west, Halifax County's unemployment rate dropped from 9.1 percent in January to an 8.7 percent in February. Charlotte County also saw its jobless rate fall in February - to 7.3 percent, down a tick from the January rate of 7.4 percent. Both ...


  2. Charlotte County courts employer with 100 new jobsRead the original story

    Monday Mar 24 |

    An unidentified cabinet maker is looking to establish a manufacturing plant in Charlotte County, prompting the Virginia Tobacco Commission to offer a grant of $930,000 to purchase a 50,000 square foot shell building and 43 acres of land.


  3. Farmville, VARead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2014 | Farmville Herald

    ... VDOT Residency Administrator Kevin Wright explained that since reorganization in early 2010 they picked up Charlotte County under their jurisdiction for maintenance. "So when we did, we kept the Dillwyn Residency, stayed open as residencies in ...


  4. Numbers dip in Halifax County, across Southside regionRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2014 |

    ... and Brunswick counties suffered similar losses, Brunswick County's population fell by 0.9 percent, Charlotte County by 0.7 percent and Pittsylvania County by 0.5 percent. The big loser in the area, though, was Mecklenburg County, which lost 2.3 ...


  5. 27 suspects arrested in Task Force operationRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2014 |

    ... two juveniles were arrested over the weekend. Of the 27 persons charged, all but one are being held at the Charlotte County Jail. The remaining suspect is being held at the Piedmont Regional Jail. Arrested from Appomattox were: Tasia Burrell: ...


  6. Halifax County jobless rate continues slideRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2014 |

    ... in October. Brunswick had the highest unemployment rate among Virginia counties during the month. In Charlotte County, the November jobless rate was 6.7 percent, down from 7.2 percent in October. In Pittsylvania County, unemployment was 6.0 percent, ...


  7. Unemployment rate falls below 9 percent in MecklenburgRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2014 |

    ... that was down from 9.9 percent in October. There were 599 people seeking work in Brunswick in November. Charlotte County, with a November jobless rate of 6.7 percent, had the brightest picture in the immediate area. Lunenburg County was not far ...


  8. Charlotte County Yields Possible Virginia State Record Black BearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2014 | California Game and Fish

    ... Va., 25-year-old Tyler Napier of Keysville knows the advantages of long-range money strategies. The Charlotte County native also was right on the money December 7, 2013, when a six-year plan allowed him to drop a 728-pound male black bear that may ...


  9. Contributions boost local historic, recreational assetsRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2013 |

    ... and the elements of Mother Nature have begun to reclaim some pieces of this historic and vital piece of Charlotte County history. In November, Mr. and Mrs. Dzyndra asked Foundation members if they had any interest in taking possession of the ...


  10. VSP names new director of bureau of field opsRead the original story

    Dec 31, 2013 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    ... for patrolling more than 64,000 miles of state roads and interstate highways. Daniels is a native of Charlotte County who joined the Virginia State Police in 1973. He was promoted as major in 2005 with his appointment as deputy director of the ...


  11. Halifax County jobless rate falls below 9%Read the original story

    Dec 5, 2013 |

    ... from 10.1 percent in August. September unemployment in Mecklenburg was 9.3 percent. The jobless rate in Charlotte County fell to 7.5 percent in September and again in October to 7.2 percent. In August, Charlotte posted an unemployment rate of 7.9 ...


  12. Fire claims home of elderly Baskerville pairRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2013 |

    ... as food, clothing, and should they desire, temporary housing. Weaver is also working with two residents of Charlotte County whose trailer was destroyed on Tuesday, Nov. 26. She believes that at least one of them had only recently relocated to the ...


  13. Halifaxjobless rate drops, but so does total number of jobsRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2013 |

    ... in August from 10.6 percent in July. The decline came despite the fact there were 98 fewer jobs available. Charlotte County also lost 151 members of its July labor force as well as having 116 fewer jobs in August. Its unemployment rate fell from 8.4 ...


  14. Mecklenburg County jobless rate falls to 10.1 percentRead the original story

    Oct 21, 2013 |

    ... than in July. The Brunswick jobless rate for August fell to 10.3, down from the July rate of 10.5 percent. Charlotte County also lost 151 members of its July labor force as well as having 151 fewer jobs in August. Its unemployment rate fell from 8.4 ...