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03/22/17 - 6:30 am
Supervisors push back at $20 million request for outdated buildings
03/22/17 - 6:28 am
Tommy Brankley, ED-8 rep, dies at 85
03/22/17 - 6:06 am
Test scores no longer enough for approval
03/23/17 - 5:24 am
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Mecklenburg > Mecklenburg Education
The Mecklenburg County IDA has received preliminary approval from the Virginia Tobacco Commission for a $1.25 million grant to buy and renovate the former Harden Manufacturing building at the Airport Industrial Park in La Crosse.
Dr. James Thornton has been named the new Mecklenburg County Public Schools superintendent.
Mark Estes, with the Halifax County Service Authority, has been elected president of the Virginia Rural Water Association. He was elected as an at-large board member in 2008 and has served on the legislative and membership committees for the association.
The Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s office has an outstanding felony warrant for grand larceny on Brad Woodson Rice, a white male from White House Road, Nelson.
Relay for Life of South Hill 2010 is turning 16, and the Relay Committee has set this year’s theme, “Sweet 16, Blowing out Candles for a Cure = More Birthdays.” The Relay, set for May 15 at Centennial Park in South Hill, will be a little different this year as it’ll run from noon-midnight.
The Board of Supervisors approved a bond issue for Mecklenburg’s share of tri-county jail project; a tax increase of 2-8 cents is anticipated to handle the debt load.
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