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Buffalo Junction 19-year-old gets three years for shooting in town

Lumsden sets retirement at Sentara Halifax Regional

Chris A. Lumsden, president of Sentara Halifax Regional Hospital has announced his intent to retire effective March 31.

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Full accreditation remains elusive goal for majority of Halifax County schools


Comets bitten by mistakes in loss

Powered by second half rally, Dan River takes 20-19 victory after Halifax blows opportunity for late TD with penalties





Kimberly T. Christopherson / September 12, 2017

Kimberly T. “Kim” Christopherson, 49, of Boydton, died July 7, 2017.

Kim was retired from the U.S. Army and was preceded in death by her parents, James (Chris) and Gladys (Glad) Christopherson of Boydton.

A celebration of life service will be held Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017 at 1:30 p.m. at Mecklenburg Baptist Church. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service.
Virginia Fannie Mae Cleveland Jones

Virginia Fannie Mae Cleveland Jones, 92, of Clarksville, died Friday, Sept. 8, 2017 in Clayton, N.C. Virginia is preceded in death by her beloved husband of 57 years, Artis Jones, her daughter Betty Abraham, and her granddaughter Tia Jones.

Online condolences can be made to the family at

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