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Rising Dan River shuts down U.S. 501 through Riverdale

Halifax County ‘dodged a bullet’ with storm

Light flooding, downed trees and power outages reported as Southside copes with heavy rainfall

Halifax County supes mull funding for fire departments, trail, road work

Tonight’s session will begin at 6:30 in the second floor meeting room of the Bethune Complex.


Bruised Comets seek turnaround

Halifax County High School varsity football can still enjoy a positive season, but the Comets will need a turnaround effort at Martinsville Friday.





Pearl Haskins Shields / September 11, 2013
Pearl Haskins Shields, age 81, entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013 at Halifax Regional Hospital.

Mrs. Shields is the wife of John Shields Jr., of Red Oak.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Arrangements by Carter’s Funeral Home.

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