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Mecklenburg County elementary school upgrades on hold

Supervisors push back at $20 million request for outdated buildings

Former supervisor remembered as ‘true gentleman’

Tommy Brankley, ED-8 rep, dies at 85

Schools cope with new standards

Test scores no longer enough for approval


Lady Comets slip past Franklin 5-4






Halifax County Schools catch break on insurance costs

The Halifax County School Board received some good news last week — insurance rates for school employees will not increase next year.

South Boston Police file misdemeanors

Tickets now on sale for Lope Festival at Berry Hill June 7

As the cravings for big, juicy slices of cantaloupe near, so does the 33rd Annual Virginia Cantaloupe Festival.

ecoMOD experiment takes shape in town

South Boston News
Workers with Allen Stevens’ construction company lower segments of the ecoMOD units onto a cinderblock, wood and cement foundation. Four pieces are fitted and stacked together to form three-bedroom housing units, which offer the benefits of extreme energy efficiency.
Super-efficient housing units put together at Poplar Creek subdivision


South Boston News
Energy-efficient ecoMod home units for South Boston’s Poplar Creek Subdivision have arrived and are awaiting their completion. The units will be owned by Southside Outreach, which plans to place three more homes at the site later this year. (Tom McLaughlin photo)

Halifax County school budget cuts rise to $1.1 million

With $1.1 million in instructional cuts anticipated for the new fiscal year, the Halifax County school division has come up with a balanced budget — but the impact on personnel is still to be determined.

Halifax County Trustees delay action on pay adjustments

Halifax County School trustees on Monday night postponed consideration of salary adjustments for employees whose pay is out of line with peers — a fix that would require cutting pay for some, and raising it for others.

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