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Facility upgrades made at Mecklenburg schools

Mecklenburg grand jury indicts 18 suspects for range of crimes

Clarksville youth theater workshop players stage ‘The Drowsy Chaperone’


South Hill minors stay alive in district play





Public hearing tonight on South Boston budget / May 10, 2010
South Boston Town Council will host a public hearing Monday on the Town’s proposed 2010-2011 fiscal year budget, which goes into effect July 1. The budget calls for no tax or fee increases.

As proposed, the $8,489,114 general fund budget is 7.3 percent lower than the $9,158,810 budget for the current year. It is based on the current real estate tax rate of 19 cents per $100 value.

Final approval of a franchise renewal agreement with Comcast Cable is also expected at tonight’s Council meeting. Members have been discussing the agreement over the past several months.

Council also is expected to approve a fair housing resolution, as well as ratify two appointments to the Halifax County Service Authority. Dexter Gilliam and Stewart Nelson have each been recommended for four-year terms. This will be the second term on the authority board for Gilliam, while Nelson will be taking over the seat now held by Rick Harrell.

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