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South Boston Police catch up with suspect

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.

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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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A holiday ride through Alton

The annual Alton Christmas parade kicked off Saturday with marchers carrying a banner welcoming visitors to the community. The highlight of the parade was the arrival of jolly old Santa Claus, cruising in style in a car painted an appropriate bright red. For more scenes from the parade, see page 6. (David Conner II photos)


SoVaNow.com / December 10, 2012

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