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Miss Virginia shines at Miss America Pageant

Courtney Garrett, whose grandfather lives in Halifax County, is first runner-up

Spirits of the past

In the 1920s and 1930s, if you lived in Franklin County, most likely you were in involved in the county’s biggest industry — making illegal whiskey or moonshine.

Mecklenburg County, Boydton looking for funds to upgrade plant

Help sought with $4 million cost

Sports

12 runners, 208 miles, 36 hours, no sleep

Recently, a group of twelve local runners took on the challenge of participating in the Blue Ridge Relay. A grueling, two hundred plus mile relay spanning two days, mountainous terrain,…

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First-ever Rhythm and Brews Bash set May 11 at Centennial Park

SoVaNow.com / February 20, 2013
The South Hill Chamber of Commerce will host the first-ever Rhythm and Brews Bash on May 11 from 2-7 p.m. at the Centennial Park Upper Field. The event will feature craft breweries offering all varieties of craft beers, local food vendors and music from Nashville recording artists the Creigh Riepe Band and the Redneck Pool Party Band.

Tickets will be $20 in advance until April 2 and $25 after that and at the gate. You must be 21 and over to attend and ID’s will be required.

More information will follow as the Chamber finalizes its plans.

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