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10 years added to burglary sentence

Leonard to depart as Halifax IDA director

Matt Leonard, executive director of the Halifax County Industrial Development Authority, will be departing the position Nov. 1 in a decision that the IDA describes as “mutually agreed” upon.

Halifax County dodges a bullet with Florence

Riverdale floods, but it could have been much worse


Comets squander the win

After blowing sizeable leads, Comets fall to Tunstall 43-29 in district opener





Maggie Lee Watkins / December 30, 2010
Maggie Lee Watkins of Charlotte, N.C. died Thursday, Dec. 23, 2010 in Charlotte. Born in South Boston, she was 85 at the time of her death.

She is survived by a son, Wayne Watkins.

A funeral for Mrs. Watkins will be conducted at the chapel of Long and Son Mortuary Service, 2312 Beatties Ford Road, Charlotte on Thursday, Dec. 30 at noon. Burial will follow on Friday, Dec. 31 at noon at Cross Roads Baptist Church cemetery in South Boston.

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