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Service set Friday for late Councilman Billy Clarke

Pedestrian suffers life-threatening injuries in Route 501 hit-and-run

Virginia State Police are investigating a Friday morning hit-and-run in northern Halifax County at the Staunton River and Campbell County line that sent a pedestrian to Centra Lynchburg General Hospital.…

Remains of Emma Compton Layne identified; leads sought in homicide

Human remains found in the Nathalie area in November have been positively identified as those of Emma Compton Layne of Cody, who has been missing since June 20, 2017.


One Dixie for all

Scottsburg merges with Halifax County Dixie Youth to form one countywide league





Richard Thomas Lucy / April 21, 2010
Mr. Richard Thomas Lucy, age 77, formerly of Dolphin, died Monday April 19, 2010 in Mecklenburg House, South Hill. He was a retired farmer. A graveside funeral service will be conducted Thursday at 2:00 p.m. in Concord Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Rawlings, Va. The family will receive friends on Wednesday from 7-8:30 p.m. at Crowder Hite Crews Funeral Home and Crematory in South Hill. Online condolences may be sent to

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