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11/30/15 - 8:03 am
11/30/15 - 8:01 am
11/30/15 - 7:57 am
HCSA lifts advisory after one day; 45 homes on Vaughan, Magnolia affected
11/30/15 - 8:40 am
Halifax County High School winter sports begins Tuesday with both the boys and girls basketball teams, and swimming in action.
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Mecklenburg > Mecklenburg Government
Mecklenburg 2035 offers county residents a preview into two developments for Mecklenburg County that leaders see under an updated Comprehensive Plan: an adaptive re-use of the old Boydton Elementary and High School, and a potential site for a regional equestrian park.
Built in 1976, the Mecklenburg Correctional Center [MCC] is currently a special purpose institution [reception and classification facility] near Boydton, housing just under 700 inmates. It is the initial stop for prisoners coming into the Corrections system from the local jails. The newly convicted are housed at MCC awaiting classification based on their security risk before being shipped out to other prisons in the system.
Two weeks before Christmas, Mecklenburg County received a lump a coal from Gov. Bob McDonnell who announced he is closing Mecklenburg Correctional Center. The 304 employees at the facility received the news shortly before it was shared with the Board of Supervisors Monday night.
Ruritan past president Vickie Garrett was named Clarksville’s Citizen of the Year at the annual Christmas Social held by the Clarksville Lake Country Chamber of Commerce Thursday night at the Clarksville Community Center.
12/07/11 - 8:25 am Mecklenburg
A Boydton man has been charged with first degree murder in connection with the slaying of Alphonso Gregory Watson Jr. of Chase City following an argument Wednesday night at a Charlotte County home.
A stretch of U.S. Route 15-South near the Virginia-North Carolina border was closed briefly Friday around 3:30 p.m. while officers cleared a two-car accident.
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