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Welcome to Alton International Airport

The airstrip in the countryside of southwestern Halifax County offers rapid access for Duke Life Flight.

Clover Fall Festival moved to Oct. 24

Firefighters set new date with ominous forecast for weekend


Comets fall to Magna Vista

Halifax, now 2-4, had one highlight. James Smith Jr. sliced through an open seam in kickoff coverage and sprinted 85 yards for the Comets' lone score.





Joan Duncan Bank / July 15, 2013

Joan Duncan Bank passed away at Halifax Regional Hospital on Saturday, July 13, 2013 after a 15 year battle with Chronic Lumphatic Leukemia.

She is survived by her husband, Barry, a son David and his wife, Teresa of Raleigh, N.C., a granddaughter, Lauren Singer of Greensboro, NC and her close friend, Margie Bowers of South Boston as well as other friends and associates in South Boston.

Instead of flowers the family would appreciate contributions to be made in her name to the Leukemic & Lymphoma Society at 888-557-7177.

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