The YMCA of South Boston and Halifax County recently wrapped up its first outdoors soccer season in decades and an indoor soccer season is getting ready to start after the first of the year. Kristen Zerbato, executive director at the YMCA, said previously there were close to 80 kids ages 3-1…
The students, faculty and staff of Scottsburg Elementary School enjoy showing their school spirit while dressing up like Indians and pilgrims.
Microsoft TechSpark will have a new headquarters in the new year — in a newly constructed, state-of-the-art building in downtown South Boston.
At Bethel Baptist Church on Sunday, the Rev. Kevin Moen read from Psalm 100 that says, “Enter his gates with thanksgiving and his courts with praise; give thanks to him and praise his name. For the Lord is good and his love endures forever; his faithfulness continues through all generations.”
I am writing in response to the letter to the editor from Troy Clem printed on Nov. 16 naming me and my response to Dane Skelton’s article.
Writers need critics if for no other reason, to help us see when we have failed to communicate the main thing.
If you lost your job to COVID-19, your local community college has you covered. Thanks to the newly announced Re-Employing Virginians (REV) grants, you could attend a short-term training program, or take an entire semester of classes, at Danville Community College without having to pay tuition and fees.
This week, President Trump will take a break from brooding over his election loss to pardon two turkeys. Every one of us has that same awesome power to pardon an innocent, sentient bird by choosing a plant-based roast for our Thanksgiving dinner.
After months of closure, it was wonderful to see the community come together at The Prizery location on Oct. 24 for an outdoor evening of music by Red Bank Revival.
Hilda Barksdale Martin was born on Oct. 29, 1927 to Charles and Susie Barksdale. She was the last surviving sibling from a family of five, preceded in death by her loving sisters, Bertha Landr…
Mrs. Mary Evelyn Womack of South Boston died Sunday, Nov. 22, 2020, at the age of 85.
Carter Clifton Satterfield Jr. of Virgilina passed away Nov. 28, 2020.
On Friday, Nov. 27, 2020, our beloved Richarda Easley Strange was called to eternal rest.