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
News

SOL test scores: Mixed bag

Halifax makes the grade half of the time with passing rates, but dropoffs outnumber gains

Judge nixes lawsuit by motorsports instructor

Case dismissed after Wilborn contested firing

Jobless rate rises to 8.8 percent in July

Halifax County’s unemployment rate jumped from 8.3 percent in June to 8.8 percent in July. Over 900 people left the labor force, which numbered 15,974 in June, but fell to…

Sports

Comets fall in opener to Jefferson Forest

A quick, athletic Jefferson Forest squad proved too potent offensively for the Halifax County High School varsity football squad Friday night, speeding past the Comets, 50-30, in South Boston.

Community


Opinion


A&E

Obituaries

Rebecca D. Thompson

SoVaNow.com / December 12, 2012
Rebecca D. Thompson, 69, of Boydton, died Dec. 6, 2012.

She was the daughter of the late Charlie and Hazel Dellinger and was preceded in death by a son, John Thompson and a brother, Charles Dellinger.

She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Wanda and Charles Thompson of Manson, N.C., sons, Mark E. and David G. Thompson, both of Logan, W.Va., Chris M. Thompson of Louisburg, N.C.,, sister, Barbara Wade of Texas, twelve grandchildren, four great grandchildren.

Graveside services Sunday at the family cemetery.

Wood Funeral Service, is serving the family. Condolences may be expressed at http://www.woodfuneralservice.com

Classified Advertising

Buy and sell items in News & Record classifieds.