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08/28/14 - 6:00 am
Halifax makes the grade half of the time with passing rates, but dropoffs outnumber gains
08/28/14 - 5:59 am
Case dismissed after Wilborn contested firing
08/28/14 - 5:57 am
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…
08/29/14 - 9:17 pm
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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New officers, directors for Destination Downtown
SoVaNow.com / March 24, 2014\Destination Downtown South Boston, Inc. (DDSB) is a non profit volunteer-based Virginia Main Street Organization dedicated to the economic and cultural revitalization of downtown South Boston.
South Boston is a designated Virginia Main Street Community, where DDSB follows the Main Street Four Point Approach developed by the National Main Street Center.
Leadership of DDSB is provided by a volunteer Board of Directors, an active committee structure, as well as one full time Executive Director. Activities are focused in the areas of organization, economic restructuring, design, and promotion. DDSB’s work plan items are based on these areas.
New Destination Downtown South Boston board members include Brandee Sharpe Lloyd, who originally hails from Stuart, Va. and has resided in South Boston since 2004. She is currently employed by Team Nurse Inc. as the Marketing Manager and is passionate about giving back to her community and volunteers her time whenever possible with various events.
Clint Johnson is an employee of Southside Virginia Community College, serving as the Instructor for the Product Design and Development Program, located at the Southern Virginia Higher Education Center’s Innovation Center. Clint and his wife Kristy relocated to Halifax County in 2008, and reside in the Town of Halifax, with their two sons.
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