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Transition center draws complaints of neighbors

Public input on the new “transition center” at 1332 Moore Street for locals struggling with homelessness and unemployment dominated debate at the Monday night meeting of South Boston Town Council.

Halifax lawyers inspired by their work for Legal Aid

You might think that the lives of Carol and Alan Gravitt were set on parallel courses from the start.

Halifax County trustees ease rules on student cell phone use

The Halifax County School Board agreed Monday night to revise the cell phone policy at Halifax County High School to make the rules more consistent and hopefully easier to enforce.

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Comets play well, for the most part, beat Buckingham 34-14


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Joan Duncan Bank

SoVaNow.com / 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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