Floyd Mason Dickinson Jr.

Floyd Mason Dickinson Jr., 72, of Skipwith, formerly of Richmond, and a native of Red Oak, died on April 28, 2015, at Sentara Halifax Regional Hospital, after suffering from an extended illness. He was born to Floyd Mason Dickinson and Bessie Florence Cooper Dickinson on Aug. 15, 1942. Mr. Dickinson was a lifelong member of Antioch Baptist Church in Red […]

Richard Edison Robertson

Richard Edison Robertson, 80, of South Hill died Thursday April 30, 2015 at his residence. He was a U.S. Army veteran. A funeral was held Saturday afternoon at Crowder Hite Crews Funeral Home and Crematory with interment in the LaCrosse cemetery. The family received friends Friday at the Funeral Home. Memorial contributions can be made to the Buckhorn Volunteer Fire […]

Johnnie Wayne Darden

Early Friday morning, May 1, 2015, God called his angel Johnnie Wayne Darden to his final resting place. Johnnie was born on April 27, 1948 to the late Johnny and Clara Darden. He was educated in the Mecklenburg County Public School system. The oldest of ten children, Johnnie found the value of work and respect would key in his life. […]

Glenn Thomas Martin

Glenn Thomas Martin, 66, of Baskerville died Wednesday, April 29, 2015. A graveside service was held Saturday morning at Christ Episcopal Church cemetery. The family received friends at Crowder Hite Crews Funeral Home and Crematory on Friday evening. Online condolences can be sent to www.crowderhitecrews.com

Anthony James Cillo

Anthony James Cillo, 63, of Bracey died Saturday May 2, 2015 at his residence. He was an army veteran. Services will be private by Crowder Hite Crews Funeral Home. Online condolences may be www.crowderhitecrews.com

Frances Rosa Harris

Frances Rosa Harris left this life of pain and suffering on Saturday, April 25, 2015 at the age of 67. A memorial service will be held on May 9, at noon in the chapel of Carter’s Funeral Home.

Charlotte Marie Gittman Parks

Charlotte Marie Gittman Parks, 58, of Jackson, N.C., and formerly of South Hill died Thursday April 30, 2015. A funeral was conducted on Monday, May 4 in Crowder Hite Crews Funeral Home and Crematory with interment in Crestview Memorial Park. Online condolences may be sent to www.crowderhitecrews.com

Sniping Halifax County supervisors delay action on tax hike

“I don’t believe Jesus Christ could please you people,” said one speaker to members of the Board of Supervisors, calling their behavior “the most embarrassing, the most disgusting thing I’ve ever encountered in my time living in Halifax County.”