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Welcome to Alton International Airport

The airstrip in the countryside of southwestern Halifax County offers rapid access for Duke Life Flight.

Clover Fall Festival moved to Oct. 24

Firefighters set new date with ominous forecast for weekend


Comets fall to Magna Vista

Halifax, now 2-4, had one highlight. James Smith Jr. sliced through an open seam in kickoff coverage and sprinted 85 yards for the Comets' lone score.






Cat dies after alerting homeowner to danger

The house cat that alerted its owner to a housefire also died in the blaze.

South Boston sets New Year’s holiday schedule

Teachers, personnel could feel brunt of a state budget cutback

Hard choices: Make up the state difference with local revenue, reduce the school payroll, or — conceivably — require employees to contribute a larger share toward their retirement

Halifax Burlington site gets $50,000 Industrial Revitalization Fund grant

The Halifax County Industrial Development Authority has been awarded a $50,000 Industrial Revitalization Grant for the former Halifax Burlington Industries site.

Episcopal churches offer alternatives this Christmas Eve

Come worship with us at St. John’s or Trinity Episcopal Church this Christmas Eve as we pass from the anticipatory season of Advent into Christmastide.

150 new jobs are for Dominion Virginia Power call center

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Top, Lt. Gov. Bill Bolling announces 150 jobs will be located at Riverstone with the relocation of Dominion Virginia Power's call center from Texas. Middle, From left, Anna Van Buren, CEO of Faneuil, Lt. Gov. Bill Bolling and Paul Koonce, CEO of Dominion Virginia Power. Bolling presents a Virginia flag that had flown over the Capital. Above, Faneuil's first local employee Virginia Spraggins. (David Conner II photos)
Talk about lighting up the holidays: Dominion Virginia Power turns up wattage in Halifax County, where unemployment has been in double digits. No more Texans answering Virginians' calls, leaders crow.

Home(s) for the holidays

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Students at South Boston Elementary yesterday spent their final day before the Christmas break making gingerbread houses. The building materials of choice? Small milk cartons, Graham crackers, cake icing and candies. Above, third grader Daijha Witcher is eager to display her pink cottage. A festive time was had by all. (Eva Cassada photos)

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