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Local Bar leads Food Frenzy

The Halifax County Bar Association has been named one of the winners of the 2014 Legal Food Frenzy competition sponsored by the Feedmore Central Virginia Food Bank, a charitable organization…

Possession of fire bomb charged to South Boston man

A 54 year old South Boston man has been arrested and charged with the manufacture, possession or use of a fire bomb or explosive material or device. Matthew Hubbard Jr.…

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Potts Landing, the area’s only gated airpark, touts wonders of flight

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Official football practice begins tomorrow for local high schools

Park View and Bluestone will begin full football practice schedules Thursday and both schools have been conducting conditioning sessions during the off-season to better prepare their players.

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Frank Tweedy

SoVaNow.com / November 08, 2012
Frank Tweedy passed away peacefully Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012.

A proud son of Dixie and Old Dominion (Altavista), he is survived by his loving daughter Heather Plemons (Chad), his two wonderful joys, granddaughters Erin and Lindsey Plemons, a sister Barbara, (Dr. J.A. Crowell) of Highpoint, N.C., niece Kelly C. Harris of Morehead City, N.C., nephew Jonathan Crowell of High Point, N.C., and their respective families.

A former computer systems professional and right-of-way acquisition agent, he was a Vietnam combat veteran and Purple Heart recipient while serving in his beloved United States Marine Corps.

At his request, there are to be no formal services.

To send condolences, please visit http://www.finchandfinchfuneralservice.com

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