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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.





Toby Cole / November 08, 2012
Toby Cole, 61, of Durham, N.C., passed away Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012 at Duke Hospice Facility, Durham. Toby was born in South Boston to the late Oscar and Christine Walker Cole. He was employed as an engineer by the City of Durham Water Resources Department.

Toby is survived by his wife, Barbara, and daughter, Christine of the home; a niece, Whitney Scheibel of Lexington, Ky., and three aunts, Marcella Hayes of Solomons, Md., Nancy Williams of Miami, Fla., and Hilda Williamson of Alton.

A memorial tribute will be held at Pleasant Green Community Center, 4900 Pleasant Green Community Center Drive, Durham, on Saturday, Nov. 10, at 11 a.m.

Memorial donations may be directed to Duke Home Care & Hospice, Office of Development, 4321 Medical Park Drive, Durham, NC 27704.

Condolences may be made to Barbara at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

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