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Local Visitor Center garners honor from state association

The South Boston/Halifax County Visitor Center has received the “Visitor Center of the Year” award given annually by the Virginia Association of Convention and Visitors Bureaus (VACVB).

Fire halted at edge of data center

Leaf-burning spirals out of control; person responsible may be liable for damage after violating 4 p.m. ban

Chase City beefs up ordinance for derelict buildings

The ordinance defines a dilapidated building as any residential, rental or commercial structure that could contribute to the spread of disease or injury, creates a fire hazard, is liable to…

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SBS to race under the lights

The first race of the night will get the green flag at 7 p.m.

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HCMS volleyball takes down Nottoway 3-0

SoVaNow.com / October 08, 2012
The Halifax County Middle School volleyball team downed Nottoway, three games to none, in Thursday action.

Halifax took game one, 25-15, and then prevailed in game two, 25-9. The Lions took game three, 25-16.

Statistics: Christy McFadden - 1 serve; Haley Wooding - 6 serves, 2 kills; Mackenzie Lawter - 7 serves, 3 assists; Anna Clowdis - 1 kill; Olivia Noblin - 2 serves, 1 ace, 1 assist; Leigh-Anne McCormick - 1 serve; Katie Cole - 15 serves, 3 aces; Amber Moore - 19 serves, 6 aces, 3 assists; Calli Neal - We are really pleased with her progression as a setter.

Rose Spainhour - 4 serves; Aliyah Chandler - 4 serves, 1 ace, 2 kills Sierra Nunn - 2 kills; Carol Fears - 3 serves.

“The team is getting better with every match. They are really improving as individuals and more importantly as a team. They work well together and attack the ball consistently. Our serves have also improved and that is also giving us an edge over the competition,” coach Kacey Whitt said.

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