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08/28/14 - 6:00 am
Halifax makes the grade half of the time with passing rates, but dropoffs outnumber gains
08/28/14 - 5:59 am
Case dismissed after Wilborn contested firing
08/28/14 - 5:57 am
Halifax County’s unemployment rate jumped from 8.3 percent in June to 8.8 percent in July. Over 900 people left the labor force, which numbered 15,974 in June, but fell to…
08/29/14 - 9:17 pm
A quick, athletic Jefferson Forest squad proved too potent offensively for the Halifax County High School varsity football squad Friday night, speeding past the Comets, 50-30, in South Boston.
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A school bus was involved in a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Skipwith and Rocky Mount Roads in Skipwith at approximately 8:35 p.m. Aug. 20.
Sturdifen, Edwards protest School Board’s decision to drop board member comments
Nine seek redress from circuit judge
Heather Tuck, director of support services, said there are a few changes taking place with Mecklenburg County Public Schools that parents need to know about. Many of the changes can be discussed with school personnel on Aug. 14 when families are invited to attend a meet and greet — otherwise known as “Fee Day/Registration” at all schools between noon-6 p.m.
School superintendent gets two-year contract extension despite opposition from crowd on hand
Trustees urged to raise pay over 5-year period
The Mecklenburg County School Board voted Thursday to extend the contract of Superintendent of Schools James Thornton for two years, to June 30, 2018. The vote was 6-2.
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