Longtime Halifax County residents Billy and Jane Carson of Scottsburg celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on March 2. Joining them in their celebration are their three children and six grandchildren.

Randolph and Bertha Womack of Vernon Hill celebrated their 73rd wedding anniversary on Thursday.

Mr. Joe P. Minter of Axton and Ms. Christine S. Minter of Patrick Springs announce the engagement of their daughter, Whitney Diane Minter, of Axton to Winston Wingfield Harrell of South Boston. Mr. Harrell is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Richard O. Harrell III of South Boston.

Kay Jones of Mebane, North Carolina, announces the engagement of her daughter, Miss Laura Beth Jones, to Dr. Maxwell James Todoroff, son of Susan Todoroff of Norton, Ohio, and Gregory Todoroff of Struthers, Ohio. The bride elect is also the daughter of the late Gary Jones.

The marriage of Miss Meredith Lewis Elliott, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Lewis Frazier Elliott of South Boston, to Mr. Sidney Robert Pace III, son of Mr. and Mrs. Sidney Robert Pace II of Unionville, took place at 5 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018, at First Baptist Church in South Boston. The Re…

The marriage of Miss Lauren Mary Lowe, daughter of Ms. Dana Wood and Mr. and Mrs. John Lowe of Scottsville, to Mr. William Mahlon Felton, son of Mr. and Mrs. Hill Felton Jr. of South Boston, took place Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018, at 4:30 in The Granary at Valley Pike Farm Market in Harrisonburg. 

Eugene Davis and Betty Ann (Saunders) Lloyd of South Boston celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Oct. 19. They have two sons, Darrell and Christopher, and four grandchildren, Courtney, Hannah, Davis and Annie.

Jenise Lacks and Hans Ruehle of Chesapeake were united in marriage on the evening of Saturday, June 23, 2018, at The Norfolk Botanical Garden in Norfolk with Celebrant Patrick Belisle officiating.

On Sept. 23, 2018 Queen Esther Logan celebrated a milestone birthday with her children, grandchildren, relatives, church family and friends at the Gretna Health and Rehab Center in Gretna.

Michael and Janet Owens renewed their wedding vows at 4 o’clock in the afternoon on Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018, at Abiding Branch Christian Ministries. The Rev. Wallace Pierce officiated.

It will be day when more memories are made and a great many memories of years gone by are recalled when Nathalie native Annie B. Jennings celebrates her 100th birthday on Saturday.

The Rev. Jefferson and Mrs. Barbara Goode celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018, at The Penn House in Reidsville, North Carolina.

The marriage of Miss Amy Dawn Moore, daughter of Michael and Kay Moore of Chase City, to Justin Len Julian Wilkins, son of Joel and Tammy Wilkins of Nelson, took place on Saturday, May 26, 2018, at 5:30 in the evening on the Wilkins Farm in Nelson.

Mr. and Mrs. Bobby “Bobcat” Whitlow of Nathalie announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Melissa Ashley Williams, also the daughter of the late Mark A. Williams, to Joseph “Joey” Nathaniel Watts, son of Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Watts, of Saxe.

Larry and Charlotte Dickinson of Halifax celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Friday, Aug. 3. Their children are Mark and Lisa. They have a great-granddaughter, Belah.

The former Alice Josephine Jeter, a county native and now a resident of Autumn Meadows in Gambrills, Maryland, celebrated her 100th birthday on Sunday, July 22.

Robert and Evelyn Albertson of Cluster Springs are pleased to announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Lauren Brooke Albertson, to Ian James Morgan, son of Ralph and Raquel Morgan of South Boston.

Latarsha Shelena Womack, daughter of Mrs. Sheena Carrington and the late Mr. James Carrington and the Rev. David Edward Penn II, son of Mr. David Penn and Mrs. Brenda Jones, would like to announce their wedding on Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018.

Kristy Green, the bride-elect, is a graduate of Halifax County High School. She is the fitness instructor at the Washington Coleman Community Center in South Boston. Ms. Green is the daughter of Mr. Calvin and Betty Green of South Boston.

Brian DeBow Sr. and Lisa DeBow of Nathalie announce the marriage of their daughter, Brigid DeBow, to Brice Hornsby, son of Hugh and Beth Hornsby, of Glen Allen.

Mr. Ronnie Lacks and Mrs. Janice Lacks of Clover announce the engagement of their daughter, Ms. Jenise Lacks to Mr. Hans Ruehle, son of Mr. Jurgen Ruehle and the late Mrs. Janet Ruehle of New Kent. 

Ray and Carolyn Richardson of Chesterfield celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday. They have three daughters and five grandchildren.

Michael and Kay Moore of Chase City are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Amy Moore, to Justin Wilkins, son of Joel and Tammy Wilkins, of Nelson.

Calvin and Pauline Younger celebrated their 39th anniversary on Saturday, Dec. 16, at Shangri-La Asian Restaurant.

Brittany Wayne Long of Virgilina and Brandon Wayne Johnson of Mechanicsville were united in marriage in a double-ring ceremony on Saturday, Aug. 5, 2017, at North Fork Baptist Church in Virgilina at 4:30 p.m. Pastors Steve Hunt and Doug Ballew performed the ceremony.