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and Mecklenburg Sun
10/05/15 - 1:16 pm
10/05/15 - 7:24 am
Light flooding, downed trees and power outages reported as Southside copes with heavy rainfall
10/05/15 - 7:18 am
Tonight’s session will begin at 6:30 in the second floor meeting room of the Bethune Complex.
10/08/15 - 6:57 am
Halifax County High School varsity football can still enjoy a positive season, but the Comets will need a turnaround effort at Martinsville Friday.
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Halifax > Halifax Education
The on-time graduation rate for Halifax County students has risen over a five-year period but still lags behind the state average, according to data released Tuesday by the Virginia Department of Education.
During Monday’s monthly meeting of school trustees, Director of Secondary Education Frosty Owens advised that Halifax County received word in late August that it would not be among the 41 state schools to receive the 21st Century funding from the state that it has gotten over the past two years.
Gov. Terry McAuliffe visited Halifax County Middle School on Thursday for the fourth in a series of education roundtables around Virginia, inviting students to offer their ideas on what state government should do to improve the quality of education.
Gov. Terry McAuliffe will visit South Boston on Thursday for an education roundtable at Halifax County Middle School with panelists consisting of students from the middle school and Halifax County High School.
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