South Boston News & Record
and Mecklenburg Sun
11/30/15 - 8:03 am
11/30/15 - 8:01 am
11/30/15 - 7:57 am
HCSA lifts advisory after one day; 45 homes on Vaughan, Magnolia affected
11/30/15 - 8:40 am
Halifax County High School winter sports begins Tuesday with both the boys and girls basketball teams, and swimming in action.
- More A&E
11/25/15 - 6:37 am > Tom's Column
After our commentary last week on the South Boston Police Department and the death of Linwood Raymond Lambert Jr., a longtime reader weighed in:
News & Record
11/11/15 - 7:38 am > Tom's Column
In the column-writing business, the entries that draw the most feedback are the ones that stand out in memory. And so it was that several years ago, I received a thumbs-up from an unexpected source: Del. Tommy Wright, Republican from Lunenburg and not exactly a member of our Attaboy Chorus. Somehow I managed to write an editorial that our delegate enjoyed reading.
10/21/15 - 6:22 am > Tom's Column
Being a long-suffering Chicago Cubs fan like all other Chicago Cubs fans, it was only natural to greet the team’s beat-down of the much-loathed St. Louis Cardinals with a level of excitement normally reserved for holders of million-dollar lottery tickets. See ya Saint Lou and let’s pack our bags for the World Series! (After a 107-year hiatus.)
10/14/15 - 7:15 am > Tom's Column
Considering the high volume of Viewpoint letters rolling in with the Nov. 3 election, we may have to pare back our usual hold on this page’s real estate.
10/07/15 - 6:01 am > Tom's Column
The same week scientists confirmed the presence of water on Mars, I witnessed my first faint indication of competition for the General Assembly — a yard sign outside of South Hill touting the campaign of Greg Marston, the Crewe Democrat running against Delegate Tommy Wright, R-Lunenburg.
09/23/15 - 7:10 am > Tom's Column
The Mecklenburg County School Board gathered for a meeting Monday night, as members typically do, keen on moving forward with a crucial decision without a significant buy-in from the public, as elected officials also are wont to do.