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Schools were closed for the day after students had already missed class on Monday and Tuesday due to inclement weather. The opening of school was delayed Wednesday, leaving Thursday as…
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Recently, forty-four Sea Serpent swim team members from the YMCA of South Boston/Halifax County traveled to the Salem YMCA to participate in the PYSA Swimming Championships against 10 other YMCA…
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Speece named South Boston Vice Mayor
SoVaNow.com / December 12, 2013South Boston Town Council on Monday evening named Councilman Coleman Speece to serve as the Town’s Vice Mayor, a position that Ed Owens held prior to moving up to the Mayor’s post following the death of Mayor Carroll Thackston.
With Owens election as Mayor, the Town now has a vacancy on the governing body and Council members set a special meeting for Monday, December 16 to interview candidates to fill the vacancy.
The successful candidate will serve six months until June 30, 2014 which is the date that Owens original term will expire.
The interviews will be conducted in closed session with a possible announcement following the interviews on Monday.
In other business last Monday Council members received a report from its Board of Viewers recommending that the 15 foot by 391 foot section of the unopened Oakes Street situated north of Estes Road be closed and the property transferred to the Halifax County Service Authority which will in turn trade it to the Town for property on Tabernacle Trail which the HCSA may want to place a water tower to serve the northern end of the Urban Planning Area. 329
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