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  1. Bible challenge draws response from clergyRead the original story

    Feb 7, 2014 | SoVaNow.com

    A recent letter from Mecklenburg County Superintendent of Schools James Thornton concerning the long-time practice of the Gideon Society handing out Bibles in school buildings has drawn a response from local clergy, who are planning a rally to support the Gideons.

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  2. Final phase begins on Clarksville streetscapeRead the original story

    Feb 7, 2014 | SoVaNow.com

    ... first Monday of the month "at a time to be published at the Town Hall." Stuart Buchanan, on behalf of the Mecklenburg County Veterans Memorial Committee, asked Town Council to donate $22,000 for a wrought iron fence with brick piers around the ...

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  3. Ruff ranks high on gift-taking listRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2014 | SoVaNow.com

    ... the Virginia delegation met while at a Paris Trade Show. "Of course I would have preferred they come to Mecklenburg County," Ruff said, "but as a representative of the Tobacco Commission, I'm pleased to have the company in Southside Virginia." ... 1 comment

  4. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2014 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    ... of Virginia police agencies are not filing the drug destruction reports, as required by state law. Mecklenburg County Sheriff Bobby Hawkins said, "It surprised me to find out today that we are not complying with state law." To prevent seized drugs ...

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  5. Halifax County supervisors to convene tonightRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2014 | SoVaNow.com

    ... CERTAIN LOT, TRACT OR PARCEL OF LAND, LYING AND BEING SITUATE IN THE CLARKSVILLE MAGISTERIAL DISTRICT, MECKLENBURG COUNTY, VIRGINIA, ABOUT SEVEN MILES SOUTHWEST OF THE TOWN OF CLARKSVILLE, VIRGINIA, CONTAINING TWO (2.0) ACRES, MORE OR LESS, AS SHOWN ...

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  6. Woodview fire forces evacuationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2014 | SoVaNow.com

    The Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Office has arrested two North Carolina men in connection with the theft of golf cart batteries in the Boydton and Epps Fork areas.

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  7. N.C. man convicted of credit card forgery in Virginia ABC storesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2014 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    "Craig R. Pervis will never again enter any of Virginia's 344 ABC stores." That is just one of several conditions imposed last week by judges in Lunenburg and Mecklenburg counties for multiple felony indictments resulting from fraudulent credit card use.

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  8. Winter Weather Bears DownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2014 | SoVaNow.com

    ... p.m. The forecast also forced the postponement of monthly meetings for Clarksville Town Council and the Mecklenburg County School Board. The National Weather Service said periods of snow, beginning late Tuesday afternoon, were expected to cause ...

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  9. McDonnells indicted in Star scandalRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2014 | SoVaNow.com

    Former Virginia Gov. Robert F. McDonnell and First Lady Maureen G. McDonnell were indicted Tuesday on 14 criminal counts in connection with their gift-taking from Star Scientific, the company founded by Jonnie Williams that has early ties to Mecklenburg County.

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  10. Dr. King holiday speaker keeps focus on educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2014 | SoVaNow.com

    ... Fund banquet keynote and received a warm response during and after the speech. (Mike Moseley photo) The Mecklenburg County Chapter of the NAACP held its 29th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday/Freedom Fund Banquet on Monday night with Dr. Oliver ...

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  11. Two suspects arrested for theft of golf cartsRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2014 | SoVaNow.com

    The Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Office has arrested two North Carolina men in connection with the theft of golf cart batteries in the Boydton and Epps Fork areas.

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  12. Clarksville eyes ways to halt rowdy behaviorRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2014 | SoVaNow.com

    ... were fighting in the parking lot. Boring called for backup from both the Virginia State Police and the Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Office. Before they arrived, he attempted to disperse the crowd by spraying those who were fighting with pepper ...

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  13. Mecklenburg deputies break up PVHS brawl, investigate golf cart theftsRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2014 | SoVaNow.com

    Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Deputies were called in Friday to quash a fight between two Park View High School students.

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  14. Containment, not eradication, is plan for hydrillaRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2014 | SoVaNow.com

    ... an update on efforts to control the spread of hydrilla in Lake Gaston at the January meeting of the Mecklenburg County Board of Supervisors on Monday. Hydrilla is the most problematic aquatic weed in the United States, Hartis said. Shade-tolerant, ...

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  15. Money flows for economic development priority listRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2014 | SoVaNow.com

    ... Center in Halifax, and a discussion of capital improvement and equipment needs over the next three years. Mecklenburg County was a major recipient of economic development funding awarded last week by the Virginia Tobacco Commission. Meeting in ...

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  16. South Boston Council set to meet this eveningRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2014 | SoVaNow.com

    ... Anne Oliver Smith, dated June 29, 2009, and recorded in the Office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Mecklenburg County, Virginia as Instrument Number 090002765 and re-recorded as Instrument Number 090002878, granting and conveying to Katherine ...

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  17. Halifax County jobless rate continues slideRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2014 | SoVaNow.com

    ... The civilian work force fell to 15,542 people, down by 148 persons from the month before. Elsewhere, In Mecklenburg County, the unemployment rate dropped to 8.9 percent in November, down from the October rate of 9.3 percent. Like Halifax, ...

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  18. 'Lady Day' opens Jan 16. at PrizeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2014 | SoVaNow.com

    ... . TRUSTEE'S SALE OF 211 Virginia Street, LaCrosse, VA 23950 Lot 5, Town of Lacrosse Magisterial District, Mecklenburg County, Virginia Tax Map I.D. No. 099000(02)005 In execution of Deed of Trust from E. Daniel Tanner, Jr., recorded 7/7/08, as ...

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  19. Brunswick school chief to speak at annual King dinner banquetRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2014 | SoVaNow.com

    The Mecklenburg County branch of the NAACP will mark the birthday of Nobel Peace Prize recipient and slain civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., by holding the annual Freedom Fund dinner on Monday, January 20 at VFW Post 7166, South Hill.

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

    Jan 8, 2014 | SoVaNow.com

    Mecklenburg County's jobless rate fell in November to 8.9 percent, down from the October figure of 9.3 percent.

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