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Transition center draws complaints of neighbors

Public input on the new “transition center” at 1332 Moore Street for locals struggling with homelessness and unemployment dominated debate at the Monday night meeting of South Boston Town Council.

Halifax lawyers inspired by their work for Legal Aid

You might think that the lives of Carol and Alan Gravitt were set on parallel courses from the start.

Halifax County trustees ease rules on student cell phone use

The Halifax County School Board agreed Monday night to revise the cell phone policy at Halifax County High School to make the rules more consistent and hopefully easier to enforce.

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Comets play well, for the most part, beat Buckingham 34-14


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Lion roll in opener

SoVaNow.com / November 19, 2012
James Smith Jr. had 19 points, including some crowd-pleasing offensive moves, and the HCMS Lions boys’ basketball team cruised past Bonner Thursday, 46-27.

Seven Lions scored, as Jayke Dabbs added nine. Jordan Williams and Stephan Chandler had six apiece.

The Lions powered to a quality start, leading 16-1 in the first period.

Smith had five points and Chandler added four. The Lions added ten points, as HCMS rolled to a 26-13 lead at halftime. The Lions stretched the lead to 32-23 at the end of three periods and won handily.

Halifax connected on two three-pointers, as Dabbs and Smith had one apiece, and finished 4-for-11 from the foul line.

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