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Miss Virginia shines at Miss America Pageant

Courtney Garrett, whose grandfather lives in Halifax County, is first runner-up

Spirits of the past

In the 1920s and 1930s, if you lived in Franklin County, most likely you were in involved in the county’s biggest industry — making illegal whiskey or moonshine.

Mecklenburg County, Boydton looking for funds to upgrade plant

Help sought with $4 million cost

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12 runners, 208 miles, 36 hours, no sleep

Recently, a group of twelve local runners took on the challenge of participating in the Blue Ridge Relay. A grueling, two hundred plus mile relay spanning two days, mountainous terrain,…

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Woman charged with smuggling jail contraband

SoVaNow.com / April 10, 2014


On Thursday, the Halifax Regional Narcotic and Gang Task Force arrested a subject for allegedly attempting to transport contraband into the jail.

The subject, 26 year old Tanya Marie Pryor of 1978 Esnon Road, Chase City, was charged on Thursday, April 3 with attempting to transport contraband to a jail inmate after she attempted to conceal the illegal substances on her person while visiting the inmate who was incarcerated at the facility.

The Task Force is comprised of members from the Halifax Sheriff’s Office, the South Boston Police Department and the Virginia State Police.





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