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and Mecklenburg Sun
04/17/14 - 6:59 am
The South Boston/Halifax County Visitor Center has received the “Visitor Center of the Year” award given annually by the Virginia Association of Convention and Visitors Bureaus (VACVB).
04/16/14 - 7:09 am
Leaf-burning spirals out of control; person responsible may be liable for damage after violating 4 p.m. ban
04/16/14 - 7:01 am
The ordinance defines a dilapidated building as any residential, rental or commercial structure that could contribute to the spread of disease or injury, creates a fire hazard, is liable to…
04/17/14 - 6:58 am
The first race of the night will get the green flag at 7 p.m.
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Mecklenburg > Clarksville
Authorities still don’t know why anyone would tamper with two separate graves at cemeteries near La Crosse, nor do they know the identity of the culprit or culprits. However, a thorough search of the nearly 200 known church cemeteries and graveyards in the area has uncovered no new desecrations since the two incidents were reported last week.
03/26/14 - 7:02 am Mecklenburg
Hawkins: First such crime he’s seen in 37 years as law officer
03/26/14 - 7:00 am Mecklenburg
The Mecklenburg County Tourism Office is spearheading an early effort to plan a county-wide quarter-millennial celebration next year.
Clarksville hosts landing on day of Wine Fest
03/26/14 - 6:56 am Mecklenburg
After six months of gradual improvement, unemployment spiked upward in Mecklenburg County and across Southside Virginia in January.
With the forecast calling for a late blast of winter on Tuesday, crews with the Virginia Department of Transportation were still working to clean up damage wrought the week before by icy roads.
03/26/14 - 6:54 am Mecklenburg
An unidentified cabinet maker is looking to establish a manufacturing plant in Charlotte County, prompting the Virginia Tobacco Commission to offer a grant of $930,000 to purchase a 50,000 square foot shell building and 43 acres of land. The grant request earned the support of the leaf commission’s Southside Economic Development Committee in February.
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