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10 years added to burglary sentence

Leonard to depart as Halifax IDA director

Matt Leonard, executive director of the Halifax County Industrial Development Authority, will be departing the position Nov. 1 in a decision that the IDA describes as “mutually agreed” upon.

Halifax County dodges a bullet with Florence

Riverdale floods, but it could have been much worse


Bluestone walloped at Amelia, 41-10

TDs from onside kicks prove Barons’ undoing





Elizabeth Conine Hudson / July 02, 2018

Elizabeth “Betty” Conine Hudson of Clarksville, and formerly of South Boston died Wednesday, June 27, 2018. She was born in Danville, on Nov. 14, 1938 and was 79 years of age. She was the daughter of the late Presley Conine and the late Verna Gillespie Conine. She was a member of First Presbyterian Church.

Ms. Hudson is survived by a son, John Hudson III of Fargo, N.D., and a sister, Catherine Horne of Lancaster, Ky.

A memorial service was held Sunday, July 1, at 2 p.m. at Powell Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Russell Lee officiating.

For memorials please consider a charity of your choice.

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Arrangements are by Powell Funeral Home.

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