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Rising Dan River shuts down U.S. 501 through Riverdale

Halifax County ‘dodged a bullet’ with storm

Light flooding, downed trees and power outages reported as Southside copes with heavy rainfall

Halifax County supes mull funding for fire departments, trail, road work

Tonight’s session will begin at 6:30 in the second floor meeting room of the Bethune Complex.


Bruised Comets seek turnaround

Halifax County High School varsity football can still enjoy a positive season, but the Comets will need a turnaround effort at Martinsville Friday.





AdelinePowell Smith / September 16, 2013

Adeline Powell Smith of South Boston died Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2103 at her home. Born April 18, 1042 in Patrick County, she was 71 at the time of her death. She was the daughter of the late Frank Powell and the late Elva Reynolds Powell and was married to Ray Alexander Smith, who survives. She was a member of the Stuart Baptist Church and the Eastern Star #66, Martinsville Chapter.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by a son, Bradley Powell Smith of South Boston.

Graveside services were held Saturday, Sept. 14 at 2 p.m. in the Stuart Cemetery, Stuart. The family received friends one hour prior to the service at Moody Funeral Home in Stuart and other times at her home, 1013 South Ave., South Boston.

For memorials please consider the Halifax Regional Hospice, 2204 Wilborn Ave., South Boston, VA 24592 or the Halifax County Humane Society, P. O. Box 969, South Boston, VA 24592.

Online condolences may be directed to http://www.powellfuneralscom.

Arrangements are by Powell Funeral Home.

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