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Service set Friday for late Councilman Billy Clarke

Pedestrian suffers life-threatening injuries in Route 501 hit-and-run

Virginia State Police are investigating a Friday morning hit-and-run in northern Halifax County at the Staunton River and Campbell County line that sent a pedestrian to Centra Lynchburg General Hospital.…

Remains of Emma Compton Layne identified; leads sought in homicide

Human remains found in the Nathalie area in November have been positively identified as those of Emma Compton Layne of Cody, who has been missing since June 20, 2017.


One Dixie for all

Scottsburg merges with Halifax County Dixie Youth to form one countywide league





Lions on verge of golf title / September 28, 2017
The Halifax County Middle School golf team appears to be well on the way to another Piedmont Junior District title.

The Lions beat Ben Franklin Middle 193-209 Tuesday at Forest Park Country Club in Martinsville. Martinsville did not have a team score.

In addition to the win, J.D. Cunningham made a hole in one on the par 3, 182-yard sixth hole. The sixth grader was the medalist for this tournament, with a 41.

Peyton Wallace carded a 48 for the Lions, while Colby Bates had a 50. Sarah Lacks scored a 54.

Halifax has another final regular season match coming Monday.

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