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Hospital sets construction start Oct. 3

Groundbreaking for 70-bed VCU-CMH
facility slated at 73-acre building site

Clarksville gets more time for Cove Project

Auctioneer recalls tobacco’s heydey

Back when tobacco, the “golden leaf” of Virginia was a celebrated crop, and tobacco auctions were a festive occasion, no one was more celebrated than the market auctioneer.


Comets: Low-key, but ambitious

Coach, team will leave the talking for the field





Halifax South Boston

Halifax’s Most Wanted staying put in Portugal, court rules

South Boston News
George Wright, a Mary Bethune High School graduate from Halifax
George Wright, the Halifax man who spent 41 years on the lam, a convicted murderer wanted for breaking out of prison and later hijacking a Delta airliner, won’t return to the United States, a Portuguese court has ruled.

NOVEC hails partnership with Halifax

Electric cooperative will rely on local biomass plant to light up NoVa region.

One step sideways for 2-way downtown?

At a public hearing in front of the South Boston Planning Commission on Wednesday night that was still going on at press time, four speakers voiced concerns over the plan to turn both Main and Broad streets into two-way corridors.


South Boston News
REVEL IN THE SEASON — Public performances of “A Christmas Carol” are Nov. 18, 19, 25, 26, Dec. 1 and Dec 3 at 7:30 p.m., Nov. 20 and 27 at 3 p.m. Tickets: 572-8339 or
‘A Christmas Carol’ opens Friday night for three weekends at The Prizery

Holiday decorating in Halifax

South Boston News
The Banister River Garden Club arranged the large pots on the Town’s sidewalks to create the Old Village atmosphere of the season with the Village celebrating its Open House on Sunday, Nov. 20 from 1-5 p.m. Helping with the decorations were Garden Club members Darnell Abbott, Dawn Widener, Polly Fitchlee, Pam Clark, Jean Bainbridge, Betty Yates and Donna Mistal. 

Clark: ‘Right questions’ from school study team

Halifax County school trustees gathered for a brief open session Monday night to hear two citizens’ concerns and receive a report from Deputy School Superintendent Larry Clark on the progress of the school efficiency study.

Court to teen triggerman: Come back in three months

Judge foresees ‘brighter day’ ahead for Dylan Wynn

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