The News & Record
South Boston News & Record
and Mecklenburg Sun
Home   •   News   •   Sports   •   Classifieds   •   Community   •   Health   •   Entertainment   •   Obituaries   •   Opinions   •   Weather
Advertising | Contact | Register
Advanced Search

Hemp: Real deal or flash in pan?

Many take wait-and-see approach on hemp growing until state writes regulations

19-year-old held in neighborhood shooting

Cool reception for Halifax County budget

School advocates, farmers, property owners all find something not to like


Comet softball routs Tunstall 19-2 to stay perfect at 3-0





Kenneth Wayne Langford / February 05, 2019

Kenneth Wayne Langford, age 81, of Chase City, died Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019. He was born April 18, 1937 in Mecklenburg County, and was the son of the late Sam Wesley Langford and the late Maggie Robbins Langford.

He graduated from Chase City High School and Danville Technical Institute. He was the owner and operator of Virginia Heights Body Shop.

Kenneth is survived by his brother, Ray Langford and wife, Cindy of Clarksville, and numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Helen McAllister Langford.

A memorial service was held Friday, Feb. 1, at the Newcomb Allgood Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation began one hour prior to the service.

In lieu of flowers, please consider memorial contributions to a charity of your choice.

Online condolences may be expressed at

Newcomb Allgood Funeral Home will be handling the arrangements.

Advertising Flyer

Find out how you can reach more customers by advertising with The News & Record and The Mecklenburg Sun -- in print and online.