Cutting the ribbon

South Boston Mayor Ed Owens cuts the ribbon for the recently re-opened Papa John’s Pizza location at 4102 Halifax Road on Wednesday morning. Joining Owens for the ribbon-cutting are store co-owners Jason Badeaux and A.B. Brahmbhatt, Brahmbhatt’s wife Disha and daughter Maisha, Brad Rosen of Papa John’s home office, Board of Supervisors Chairman Dennis Witt, Ken Buckley of the Halifax County Planning Commission, Monica Mears of Commonwealth Home Health, Marsha Hite of Hite Insurance, Charles Anderson of Anderson Lawn Care, and Mitzi McCormick, president of the Halifax County Chamber of Commerce, along with Papa John’s employees.