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SOL test scores: Mixed bag

Halifax makes the grade half of the time with passing rates, but dropoffs outnumber gains

Judge nixes lawsuit by motorsports instructor

Case dismissed after Wilborn contested firing

Jobless rate rises to 8.8 percent in July

Halifax County’s unemployment rate jumped from 8.3 percent in June to 8.8 percent in July. Over 900 people left the labor force, which numbered 15,974 in June, but fell to…

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Comets fall in opener to Jefferson Forest

A quick, athletic Jefferson Forest squad proved too potent offensively for the Halifax County High School varsity football squad Friday night, speeding past the Comets, 50-30, in South Boston.

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Red Bank News for Aug. 1, 2013

SoVaNow.com / August 01, 2013


The Sunday message at Union Christian Church was delivered by Pastor Norman Talley; Lesley Cole was acolyte; special music by the Clark Family; YUM meeting August 3 at 1:00 p.m.; official board meeting August 4 at noon; Bible study August 7 at 7:00 p.m.

Our sympathy to the family and friends of Berkley Elliott; funeral services were held in Lynchburg; and also to the family and friends of Laverne Jones Rice.

Mrs. Mason Pulliam visited Ann Poole Friday and Edith Atkins Saturday.

Visiting Mrs. Mary Alice Murray during the week were Fannie Mae Tuck, Mrs. William Rice, Gene Murray, Rhonda Loftis, Doyle Rice and Barbara Loftis.

Dorothy Hite, Homer McClure, Peggy Smith, Mr. and Mrs. Clifton Smith and Jonathan visited Catherine Smith during the week.

Sunday dinner guests of Fannie Mae Tuck were Mrs. Lindy Tuck, Pam Tuck, Mrs. Michael Conner and Maci, Jarrad Tuck and Rylee.

Pastor Norman Talley visited Mr. and Mrs. John Fletcher, Mrs. Roger Chandler, Mrs. Mike Glasscock, Mr. and Mrs. Casey Tuck, Amber and Dustin, Rose Hodges.

Visiting Hannah Hite during the week were Mrs. Mason Pulliam, Henry Murray, Catherine Smith, Mrs. Dave Jaloway, Mrs. William Rice, Mrs. Mary L. Murray, Fannie Mae Tuck, Mrs. Wallace Nunn.

Mr. and Mrs. Billy Murray and Jason Murray visited Morine Rice.

Mrs. Catherine Smith visited Mr. and Mrs. Tom Conner.

Fannie Mae Tuck visited Allena Elliott and they visited Willie Long and Carrie Lee Tuck at Roxboro Nursing Home.

Cameron Murray visited Mrs. Mary Rice.

Brooke Wagner and Sandra Harris visited Mr. and Mrs. John Fletcher recently.

Amber Tuck and Dustin Tuck spent several days with their grandmother, Mrs. Mason Pulliam.

Larry Bowen visited relatives over the weekend and attended Union Christian Church Sunday.

Mr. and Mrs. Tony McGregor were Sunday visitors of her mother, Hannah Hite.

Kathy Keeton visited her mother, Catherine Smith Sunday.



























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