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Groups appeal for town funding

Of those appearing before Council, Jewell Medley of the United Way made a first-ever request from her agency for funds. Whereas the UW for years was supported by donations from…

Local Visitor Center garners honor from state association

The South Boston/Halifax County Visitor Center has received the “Visitor Center of the Year” award given annually by the Virginia Association of Convention and Visitors Bureaus (VACVB).

Fire halted at edge of data center

Leaf-burning spirals out of control; person responsible may be liable for damage after violating 4 p.m. ban


SBS to race under the lights

The first race of the night will get the green flag at 7 p.m.





Halifax > Halifax Government

Cost of STEM renovations falls below expectations

Lower-than-forecast bid by Burton frees up $131,000 for school needs

Halifax County supervisors set 46¢ property tax, keep revenues flat

The Halifax County Board of Supervisors, by a 6-2 vote Monday night, approved a 46 cent real estate tax rate to go with the new county budget that begins in July. The new rate is one cent higher than the current year’s real estate tax rate, but it is “revenue neutral” since it is expected to bring in the same amount of tax dollars with a decline in property values under the county’s recent tax reassessment.

Halifax County Supervisors approve two conditional use permits

Halifax County supervisors gather to set tax rate

Real estate figure may change, but revenue to stay same

Agencies hold out hope for more money

Halifax County Supervisors field requests for 2014 budget, get reassessment updates

Halifax County supervisors seek input on reassessment, 2014 budget as deadlines loom

The Halifax County Board of Supervisors will try again tonight to host a public hearing on the 2014 real estate tax assessment after two prior attempts were wiped out by winter weather.

Halifax County IDA signs off on loans for office renovations

Members of the Halifax County Industrial Development Authority (IDA) on Friday signed off on three loan agreements to pay for renovations and expansions to county office buildings.

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