‘Hanging with the Hangman’: Pro wrestler Adam Page to appear at South Boston library

All Elite Wrestling superstar and former world heavyweight champion Adam Page will be at the South Boston Public Library on July 23 at 4:00 p.m. to promote his children’s book, Adam and the Golden Horseshoe, published by Trism Books. The event is being billed as “Hanging with the Hangman: An Afternoon with AEW’s Adam Page.” Prior to joining All Elite […]


LEGAL NOTICE TRUSTEE’S SALE OF 1086 TRAYNHAM GROVE ROAD, ALTON, VA 24520. In execution of a certain Deed of Trust dated January 29, 2004, in the original principal amount of $68,000.00 recorded in the Clerk’s Office, Circuit Court for Halifax County, Virginia, in Book 879 at Page 264 as Instrument No. 040000784 . The undersigned Substitute Trustee will offer for […]

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Beulah Frances Eanes Holley

Beulah Frances Eanes Holley died Saturday, July 2, 2022 at the age of 94. Born April 1, 1928 to William Abner Eanes and Delma Edwards Eanes of Danville, she was married to the love of her life, Harry William Holley of Whitmell, on Nov. 11, 1946 for almost 66 years of blessings. Although she was a member of Glenwood Memorial […]

Estelle Dabbs Edmondson

Estelle Dabbs Edmondson of Clover died Thursday, June 30 at the age of 95. Mrs. Edmondson was born in in Halifax County on June 24, 1927 to the late James Dabbs and Lola Hudson Dabbs and was married to the late John Edmondson Sr. She was a member of Bethlehem Baptist Church. Mrs. Edmondson is survived by two daughters, Lola […]


Deadline arrives for feedback on HCHS design

Survey shows concerns on security, number of classrooms for teachers

Today marks the final day for the public to offer ideas on the design of the new Halifax County High School that the School Board’s architectural firm is developing under a tight timeline. The HCHS replacement facility is the subject of an online survey posted at the school division’s website, www.halifax.k12.va.us, and available in paper format at all county schools […]

Randolph Solar granted use permit

Charlotte supervisors approve 800-megawatt facility after Dominion pledges to speed up payments on related project

After nearly a year of debate and negotiations, the Charlotte County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to issue a conditional use permit for the Randolph Solar Project, which would become the largest solar generation facility in Virginia and one of the largest in the U.S. east of the Mississippi upon completion. The vote to issue the permit for the 800-megawatt […]

Local produce featured at Lope Fest

Tickets are going fast for this year’s Virginia Cantaloupe Festival, and with good reason. The festival is making a comeback after a two-year break. Festivalgoers will have the opportunity to enjoy the event once again on Friday, July 22 at Berry Hill Resort. With increased popularity, including a boost in sponsorship and tickets sales, more and more people are expected […]

Halifax Dixie all-stars begin state play Friday

Ozone, minors, coach pitch all seek titles

Halifax/South Boston Dixie youth sports enjoyed a great regular season and now it’s time for the 2022 Dixie Virginia State Championships starting Friday. Halifax has three teams competing this year: the Ozone All-Stars (11-12 year olds), Minors All-Stars (9-10 year olds) and the Coach Pitch All-Stars (7-8 years olds). On the line for each team is a trip to the […]