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Miss Virginia shines at Miss America Pageant

Courtney Garrett, whose grandfather lives in Halifax County, is first runner-up

Spirits of the past

In the 1920s and 1930s, if you lived in Franklin County, most likely you were in involved in the county’s biggest industry — making illegal whiskey or moonshine.

Mecklenburg County, Boydton looking for funds to upgrade plant

Help sought with $4 million cost

Sports

12 runners, 208 miles, 36 hours, no sleep

Recently, a group of twelve local runners took on the challenge of participating in the Blue Ridge Relay. A grueling, two hundred plus mile relay spanning two days, mountainous terrain,…

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Elsie Wesley Burwell

SoVaNow.com / July 02, 2013


Elsie Wesley Burwell, age 74, entered eternal rest Monday July 1, 2013.

A funeral will be conducted Saturday July 6, at noon at Cedar Grove Baptist Church 2 in Clarksville.

A wake will be held one hour prior to service.

Carter’s Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.

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