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$16.8 mil sought in Halifax County courthouse financing

South Boston Harvest Fest brings pumpkins, scarecrows, music and more

Motorists endure spot gas shortages

Local filling stations cope with Colonial Pipeline leak


Comets win Conference 16 tournament, advance to regionals




Suspected driver in fatal Pittsylvania hit-and-run arrested

South Boston News
Courtney Wendall Davis
A Nathalie man and the suspected driver in a Aug. 27 fatal hit-and-run wreck in Pittsylvania County has been arrested by Virginia State Police after weeks of searching by authorities.

Feds close probe with no charges against South Boston police

South Boston News
South Boston officers Tiffaney Bratton, Travis Clay and Clifton Mann confront Linwood Raymond Lambert Jr. of Richmond outside the hospital ER.
The U.S. Justice Department has closed its review into the death of Linwood Lambert Jr., the Richmond man who died on May 4, 2013 after being tased by South Boston Police, and will bring no charges against the three officers who used the stun guns…

5th District hopefuls bicker over uranium mining issue

Garrett lashes out after Dittmar TV commercials bring up support for industry

Teacher charged with sex offense

South Boston News
Forcible sodomy charge leads to jail
 stay for instructor


South Boston News
The authors of “An Architectural History of Halifax County, Virginia” garnered praise at a joint session of the Halifax County Board of Supervisors and South Boston and Halifax town councils Monday. Supervisors vice chairman J.T. Davis, Halifax Mayor Kristy Johnson and South Boston Vice Mayor Coleman Speece presented each member of the Historical Society book committee with resolutions of appreciation: Andrew Bohannon, Ginger Gentry, Donna Strange, Barbara Bass, Peggy Hammond, Jane Edmunds, Peggy Crews and Joe Graves.

$16.8 mil sought in Halifax County courthouse financing

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