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Halifax supervisors tee up school borrowing of $135 million, employee pay raises

Halifax County is poised to borrow $105 million to build a new high school with an additional $25 million set aside for elementary school upgrades — the recommendation of the…

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Slip not

As long as there are no rakes on the floor for our local leaders to step on, we should — should — get a clean vote to move forward with borrowing for a new high school when the Halifax County Board of Supervisors meets this coming Monday.

Sunshine of all sorts

Some post-Thanksgiving rumblings for your consideration:

A great loss

We all have our critics — it’s how freedom of expression works — but with the imminent departure of Mark Lineburg as Division Superintendent of Halifax County Public Schools, what we have most to fear is consequences.

Bringing it home

If the stars align and the planets don’t tumble into the sun, Halifax County could have a decision tonight on building a new high school for future generations of students.

The spoils

Surveying the field of victory — or the desolation of the Mongol horde, depending on your point of view — after an election is as American as baseball, apple pie and getting kicked off an American Airlines flight for acting up, so I might as well join the crowd.

The less things change

Waiting around for election results to come in Tuesday, it occurred to me ... maybe this would be a good time to write about something other than politics for a change.

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