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Recall campaign launched against four supervisors

Making good on a vow he made at the May meeting of the Halifax County Board of Supervisors, David Smith said Monday that he and group of concerned citizens have…

Memorial Day tribute slated Monday in Halifax

It’s official: Clark to run for second term as sheriff

Sheriff Fred S. Clark formally announced Tuesday he will seek a second term as Halifax County Sheriff in the Nov. 3 general election.

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Conference 16 tournament matchups

Halifax County High School will host four Conference 16 games in three sports Friday.

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Another eruption

Life is a long, winding road … with debris deposited along the way. Let’s scoop up our share:

Swing for the fences

March howlers lead to the April showers?

Let’s make nice

Just when it feels like we’ve been freed from the grip of one dysfunctional board, another rears its head — at least in theory.

Clean sweep

Could it finally be time to sweep away the detritus of winter? What goes for snowbound households also holds true for the news: lots of built-up grit and grime. Let’s grab a broom:

Highly illogical

In honor of the late, great, thoroughly awesome Leonard Nimoy, let us take a stroll down ‘60s lane and recall the episode of “Star Trek” that marked a career highlight for a fellow actor, Frank Gorshin, playing the dual role of Lokai and Bele in “Let This Be Your Last Battlefield.” (In case anyone has forgotten, Gorshin’s signature character was The Riddler in the old Batman series, which also aired in the ‘60s. Good times!)

All clear

After zestfully writing up large swaths of local history for The Sun’s commemorative edition on the 250th anniversary of Mecklenburg County, Sun reporter Susan Kyte kicked back just a tad last week and went out to play in the snow. Invigorated by the experience, she returned to the office and offered to write my column this week. Hey, I know not to stand in the way of an avalanche. Take it away, Ms. Kyte:

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