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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

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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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Arrest made in stabbing

SoVaNow.com / March 20, 2014
South Boston Police officers were called to the Honey Tree Apartments on Tuesday in response to a stabbing that took place at the apartment complex on Monday, March 17 around 7 p.m.
It is believed that the stabbing took place following a domestic altercation.

According to South Boston Police Capt. B.K. Lovelace, 36 year old Jene Shontae Wimbush of Sutherlin was arrested and charged with one felony count of malicious wounding.

According to a report filed by Officer C. Mann, the victim was transported to Halifax Regional Hospital by ambulance where she was treated for her injuries and released.

Wimbush reportedly left the scene after the victim was injured and was later apprehended in the Riverdale area.

He was taken into custody by Cpl. M. W. Bowen and is being held without bond in the Blue Ridge Regional Jail.

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