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Halifax man convicted of five felony charges

Elizabeth Leggett makes adjustment to field research work in African country

Pedestrian suffers minor injuries after being struck on US 58


Bluestone, Park View meet as hoops play begins

Varsity boys, girls teams convene in South Hill as cross-county rivals square off





What now?

Let’s be honest, the thought probably ran through your mind, too: Why didn’t the guy just shut up and do as he was told by the officers outside the hospital ER? If he had, wouldn’t he be alive today?

Auspicious start

If the selection of Paul Nichols as Mecklenburg County’s new superintendent of schools is indicative of the kind of leadership we can expect from the Mecklenburg County School Board going forward after years of dysfunction and conflict, all I can say is: Bring on the sequels.

It’s a wrap

Our long community nightmare is finally over.

A strange place

After sitting down with Halifax County Administrator Jim Halasz at the end of last week to gather his response to demands for his termination, I was reminded of something Halasz said back in January about how he perceives his role as the county’s chief executive officer.

Catch-up assignment

Lots of catching up to do with the news lately:

Welcome to town

In lieu of my regular column this week, I’m reprinting a speech — the one I gave Monday night at the welcome dinner for the Garden Club of America, which has brought its annual conservation study trip to Southside Virginia.

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