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Service set Friday for late Councilman Billy Clarke

Pedestrian suffers life-threatening injuries in Route 501 hit-and-run

Virginia State Police are investigating a Friday morning hit-and-run in northern Halifax County at the Staunton River and Campbell County line that sent a pedestrian to Centra Lynchburg General Hospital.…

Remains of Emma Compton Layne identified; leads sought in homicide

Human remains found in the Nathalie area in November have been positively identified as those of Emma Compton Layne of Cody, who has been missing since June 20, 2017.

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One Dixie for all

Scottsburg merges with Halifax County Dixie Youth to form one countywide league

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Appomattox man arrested in Halifax County hit-and-run

Virginia State Police have charged an Appomattox County man in a hit-and-run of a pedestrian in northern Halifax County on Friday, Jan. 12.

Death of Emma Layne confirmed; police seek leads in Cody homicide case

With grim news, family turns attention to quest for justice

New solar project in Clays Mill goes public

Community meeting draws residents in search of details

Celebrating the legacy of Dr. King

South Boston News
Among those who were recognized at the Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday Celebration hosted by the Halifax County Business and Professional Council on Sunday were Pastor Byrd Blackwell Sr. of St. James Baptist Church, Pastor Paul Bruce, New Life Missionary Baptist Church, Dr. William Carr, Banister Hill Baptist Church, Pastor Ronald Claiborne, Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, Dr. Otis Dillard, County Line Baptist Church, Pastor Glen Faulkner, White Oak Fork Baptist Church, Pastor W. Avon Keen, Traynham Grove Baptist Church, Pastor Louis Leigh, Crystal Hill Baptist Church, Pastor John Leigh, Owens Grove Baptist Church, Pastor Hubert Pettiford, Saint Mark Baptist Church, Pastor Richard Terry, Memorial Baptist Church, Pastor Robert Wimbish, Fellowship Baptist Church, Pastor Willie Yancey, New Zion Baptist Church and Pastor Lorenzo Love of First Baptist Church of Virgilina.

Halifax Council meets with Courthouse, police chief on agenda

Service set Friday for late Councilman Billy Clarke

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