Clover News for April 21, 2014

Worship service at Scottsburg UMC opened with the prelude “Tell Me the Story of Jesus” played by Lee Snead. Call to worship was “Breathe On Me Breath of God” by the choir. Rev. Kerry Halbert had welcome remarks and announcements and hymn of praise was “Hymn of Promise.” Offertory hymn was “The Old Rugged Cross.” Special music was a solo […]

Comets fall short against Tunstall

HCHS became Tunstall’s latest victim after the Piedmont district club also defeated GW-Danville recently.

Lady Comets finding groove, down Tunstall 6-0

The varsity softball squad faces more tests this week, starting with a road trip to Park View on Tuesday.

Jayvee softball downs PC

The Halifax County High School jayvee softball squad defeated Tunstall, 11-2, on Friday.

Jayvees romp over PC

The Halifax County High School jayvee baseball team enjoyed a lopsided 10-2 win over Person County Wednesday.

Baby left overnight in woods; mother held

Infant found safe and sound after woman confesses act to deputies

Man drowns on pond

Fishing buddies tossed in water after canoe overturns; only one makes it back to safety on side of bank at Berry Hill

Halifax has much in store for Earth Day

Visitors will have a chance to see demonstrations on everything from composting, creating raised beds in wood pallets, portable raised bed units, and more. Pallets will also be used to create an invertebrate habitat designed to provide a refuge for the types of animals and insects that drive away unwanted pests.

Arrest is made after meth lab discovered

A Nathalie man, 25 year old Richard Dale Culley, was arrested last week and charged with the manufacture of methamphetamine, grand larceny and vandalism.

South Boston Police make pair of arrests

South Boston Police Sgt. F. M. Edmunds on Saturday arrested 34 year old Christina McDowell Elliott of Alton and charged her with shoplifting. Also on Saturday, Cpl. J. Berry arrested 34 year old Blanca Guerrero of South Boston and charged her with driving with no operator’s license. Both suspects were released on summonses.