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Belk buyers stress desire to build on its traditions

Charlotte, N.C. retailer with local store – and historic South Boston ties – sells to private equity firm for $3 bill

Cancer Association moves to new Halifax office

Main Street location acquired with the help of late anonymous patient

Scam callers demand bill pay for power


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Comets dominate in season opener

Halifax County High School varsity football enjoyed some positives from its season opening, 38-18 win over Patrick County.

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Harriett Fox

SoVaNow.com / July 19, 2013

Harriett Fox of 2 River Road, Roosevelt Island, N.Y., died at Mount Sinai Hospital in Astoria, N.Y., on Saturday, July 6, 2013. She was born in South Boston on Dec. 28, 1919 and was 93 years old. She was the daughter of the late Thomas and Nannie Carter of South Boston. She was the wife of the late Robert L. Fox.

Mrs. Fox is survived by two daughters, Joan Fox and Jacqueline Fox-Bonney, four grandchildren, Lawanna, Abdul, Marsha`e and Jamel, and son-in-law, Frank Bonney.

A funeral was held Thursday, July 11 at the First Reformed Church of Astoria with Rev. Dwayne Jackson officiating. Benediction was given Friday, July 12 at Plainview Cemetery in Hicksville, N.Y.

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