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Business of Art & Design students take a bite out of the Big Apple

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March 3-7 found a group of Digital Art &Design and Product Design &Development high school dual enrollment and community college students taking a bite out of the Big Apple. The purpose of the trip was to study design, art, and creative careers. During their stay in New York City, students met with leaders in the design industry and toured several prestigious design focused institutions. In addition, students were placed into small teams to document the trip using audio, video, and photo techniques. “Everything we did was with an eye towards design,” said Business of Art & Design Coordinator Ben Capozzi.

Dixie Youth asks to stay at Halifax

South Boston News
DY REPS MEET WITH HALIFAX COUNCIL — Representatives of Halifax Dixie Youth met with Halifax Town Council yesterday to express their desire to continue using the Halifax Elementary ball field. Here League President Barry Moore outlines parts of the county that his Dixie Youth district covers. (SOMcL photo)
After receiving a request from Halifax Town Council to find a home elsewhere, Halifax Dixie Youth officials appeared before Council members Wednesday to make the case for keeping league activities at the Halifax Elementary ball field,

13.4 percent jobless rate in county

Halifax County’s unemployment rate climbed a new high of 13.4 percent in February, up half a percentage point from the January figure of 12.9 percent.

IDA wants $2.25 million for Riverstone power upgrade

The Halifax County Industrial Development Authority is seeking $2.25 million in tobacco funds for electrical upgrades at Riverstone Technology Park to lure potential data centers to the site, say officials.

Suspect jailed after allegedly drawing gun on SBPD officer

A 21 year old South Boston man is being held at the Halifax Adult Detention Center without bond after he reportedly drew a handgun on a South Boston police officer and bit him several times. Omar Springs, who was taken into custody on Friday night, April 2 at approximately 10:30 p.m., has been charged with malicious wounding and with brandishing a firearm.

Supes review ag districts, road funds

Halifax County Supervisors on Monday night heard two speakers address the inclusion of some 20 tracts of land into the newly formed Ag/Forestal Districts. It was the third public hearing the Board has held on the 69 parcels that are being requested for inclusion in the special tax assessment districts across the county and the only time that anyone has commented on any of the requests.

SVHEC offers QuickBooks financial software workshop

The Southern Virginia Higher Education’s (SVHEC) Department of Workforce Assessment and Advancement will be offering QuickBooks Financial Software Workshops beginning May 11. Workshops for beginning and intermediate users will be available for a nominal fee.

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