Community Calendar April 8, 2010

HALIFAX COUNTY SEARCH & RESCUE WENDY’S NIGHT OUT APR. 8 Halifax County Search & Rescue Team/Halifax Response Team Wendy’s Night Out Thursday, April 8 from 5:00-8:00 p.m. All proceeds during these hours will go to the teams to help with training and purchasing equipment. ANGEL FOOD ORDERS TAKEN APRIL 8, 11 Angel Food orders will be taken Thursday, April 8, […]

Hall of Fame

Tisha Waller There is no question Tisha Waller, who joins the Halifax County-South Boston Sports Hall of Fame Saturday night, may be the most accomplished athlete ever from the community. Two time Olympian. Five-time USA outdoor national champion. Five-time USA indoor champion. 1999 World Indoor championships bronze medalist. 1998 Goodwill games champion. 1991 World University Games bronze medalist. American indoor […]

Overdue tribute

I’m a firm believer in ‘fessing up to one’s shortcomings in neat and prompt fashion — easier to keep the sins straight that way — so please forgive me as I open today’s column with an account of sheer thoughtlessness and heedlessness. Mine, that is. And don’t worry, the story quickly improves.

Overdue tribute

I’m a firm believer in ‘fessing up to one’s shortcomings in neat and prompt fashion — easier to keep the sins straight that way — so please forgive me as I open today’s column with an account of sheer thoughtlessness and heedlessness. Mine, that is. And don’t worry, the story quickly improves.

Here at last

Dear Viewpoint: Resurrection of Spring – Daffodils, wildflowers and poppies scattered across the hill, popping up from the earth all because of God’s will. ‘Tis Spring with all its beauty forming a blanket of flowers and green grass all over the land. Our God in all his power sees that we’re always blessed, with beauty all around us for His […]

Here at last

Dear Viewpoint: Resurrection of Spring – Daffodils, wildflowers and poppies scattered across the hill, popping up from the earth all because of God’s will. ‘Tis Spring with all its beauty forming a blanket of flowers and green grass all over the land. Our God in all his power sees that we’re always blessed, with beauty all around us for His […]

Right direction

Dear Viewpoint: The other day I was watching the political show that comes on Sunday mornings at nine o’clock on ABC. They mentioned that job increases in March rose to an all time high — the most in three years. Many say that we are on our way to financial recovery where much needed jobs are concerned. But then there […]

Right direction

Dear Viewpoint: The other day I was watching the political show that comes on Sunday mornings at nine o’clock on ABC. They mentioned that job increases in March rose to an all time high — the most in three years. Many say that we are on our way to financial recovery where much needed jobs are concerned. But then there […]

Thanks to the Y

Dear Viewpoint: Boy Scout Troop 410 would like to thank the YMCA of Halifax/South Boston for allowing our Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts to use the pool so that they could practice their swimming. Four of our Boy Scouts completed their requirements for their swimming merit badge. This is one of the merit badges required for the rank of Eagle […]

Dixie Youth asks to stay at Halifax

After receiving a request from Halifax Town Council to find a home elsewhere, Halifax Dixie Youth officials appeared before Council members Wednesday to make the case for keeping league activities at the Halifax Elementary ball field,