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CONCERT CALENDAR: Check out what's happening this weekend - The Gazette-Virginian
• Spare Times Grill, South Boston … DJ Shakespeare April 25. • PNC Arena, Raleigh … Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band April 24. • Walnut Creek Amphitheatre, Raleigh … Lady Antebellum/Billy Currington April 25. • Carolina Theatre ...
Saturday’s Tractor Parade mixes old, new - The Gazette-Virginian
Organizers of the 11th Annual Halifax County Heritage and Antique Machinery Festival have set the date for the annual Tractor Parade, Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Some of the county’s finest antique tractors, as well as shiny new tractors, will ...
Alton man issued capais - The Gazette-Virginian
A 35-year-old Alton man was issued a misdemeanor surety capias, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records. Travis Lee Brock, 35, of Foster Road was charged with the alleged offense that occurred Thursday, and another agency served the warrant ...
Waddle case certified to grand jury - The Gazette-Virginian
A preliminary hearing for the suspect in the Oct. 26 breaking and entering of a South Boston home has ended in the charge being certified to a Halifax County Circuit Court grand jury, according to court records. Michael Ryan Waddle, 34, of Dan River Church ...
Program properly disposes of drugs - The Gazette-Virginian
The Drug Enforcement Administration has scheduled another National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day to take place on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. In Halifax County, the Takeback Program will be held at South Boston Police Department in South Boston ...
Motels, restaurants prepare for influx of race fans - The Gazette-Virginian
South Boston Speedway, along with area motels and restaurants, are gearing up for what’s expected to be thousands of race fans descending on Halifax County Thursday for the Denny Hamlin Short Track Showdown. Sheriff Fred S. Clark estimates more than ...
National Day of Prayer to celebrate 10th anniversary - The Gazette-Virginian
This year marks the 10th anniversary of the National Day of Prayer event when thousands gather all across the country to unite in prayer as they worship God on the National Day of Prayer. On Thursday, May 1, at 6:45 p.m. at the Halifax County High School ...
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: April 23 - The Gazette-Virginian
Saturday started off good for me. I was in my fenced-in backyard with my two dogs, while Daniel was tilling the garden. Julie and Harleigh were right there with us, running and barking, just enjoying the beautiful day. We finished with the tiller.
PAULA BRYANT: A difficult weekend - The Gazette-Virginian
Two terrible events that simultaneously played out over the weekend left many of our finest law enforcement, firefighters, rescue and EMS personnel drained and asking why? One had an unexpected wonderfully happy ending, while the other resulted in tragedy.
Comets crush Park View 10-2 - The Gazette-Virginian
Showing few ill effects from a one-week spring break layoff, the Halifax County High School varsity girls soccer team scored a 10-2 win over Park View High School in South Hill on Monday. Gabby Nelson scored four goals for the Comets, and Jessica Hudson ...