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Rising Dan River shuts down U.S. 501 through Riverdale

Halifax County ‘dodged a bullet’ with storm

Light flooding, downed trees and power outages reported as Southside copes with heavy rainfall

Halifax County supes mull funding for fire departments, trail, road work

Tonight’s session will begin at 6:30 in the second floor meeting room of the Bethune Complex.


Bruised Comets seek turnaround

Halifax County High School varsity football can still enjoy a positive season, but the Comets will need a turnaround effort at Martinsville Friday.





It takes a Village ... Post Office

South Boston News
Pam Backstom and husband Ricky, owners of The Back Porch Store and Grill, prepare to cut the ribbon, officially opening the Alton Village Post Office Thursday afternoon as postal officials, South Boston Postmaster Pat Honeycutt, Ted Bell and Belinda Barnett help. Backstom said she is happy to be able to offer longer hours — selling stamps and flat rate packaging to Alton residents. (SOMcL photo) / August 25, 2014

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