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Local Visitor Center garners honor from state association

The South Boston/Halifax County Visitor Center has received the “Visitor Center of the Year” award given annually by the Virginia Association of Convention and Visitors Bureaus (VACVB).

Fire halted at edge of data center

Leaf-burning spirals out of control; person responsible may be liable for damage after violating 4 p.m. ban

Chase City beefs up ordinance for derelict buildings

The ordinance defines a dilapidated building as any residential, rental or commercial structure that could contribute to the spread of disease or injury, creates a fire hazard, is liable to…

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SBS to race under the lights

The first race of the night will get the green flag at 7 p.m.

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Michael Dean Gregory

SoVaNow.com / November 07, 2013

Michael Dean Gregory, 52, of South Boston, died Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013 at Halifax Regional Hospital. He was born in Halifax County on Dec. 6, 1960, a son of John Richard Gregory and Constance “Connie” Jones Gregory. He was married to Sonja Anderson Gregory and formerly attended Grace Baptist Church. He was a graduate of Washington & Lee University and was proprietor of Gregory Jewelry Store, Farmville.

In addition to his parents and wife, Michael is survived by his daughter, Lauren Gregory of South Boston; one brother, Rick Gregory of Richmond; his mother-in-law, Lois Anderson of Chatham and his brothers-in-law, Donald Anderson of Kentuck and Barry Anderson of Powhatan.

A funeral was held Wednesday, Nov. 6 at 2 p.m. at Grace Baptist Church with Rev. Jack Stewart and Rev. Brian Smutz officiating. Burial followed in Oakland Cemetery, Scottsburg.

Online condolences may be directed to http://www.powellfunerals.com

Arrangements are by Powell Funeral Home.

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