Berryman Green Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, honored the Halifax County Historical Society Board of Directors at a special presentation held on Monday, June 20, at The Chaffin House in Halifax.

Gail Roberts, NSDAR library acquisitions, recently notified Berryman Green Chapter that the library has accepted the following publications donated in honor of Barbara Bass and the Halifax County Historical Society: “An Architectural History of Halifax County, Virginia;” “The F Company Men o…

Northern Virginia Electric Cooperative (NOVEC), based in Manassas, has awarded its first scholarship in Halifax County to Jahmarri Cey’Quan Chandler, a Halifax County High School senior and South Boston resident. NOVEC intends to award this scholarship annually.

On June 4, the Senior Exercise Group held its annual Frances J. Mitchell Walk for Hope at the Halifax County High School bus parking lot. The group raised $7,061 that will go to the Halifax County Cancer Association and will be used in support of local cancer patients in Halifax County in th…

Well, the pools are open! These are great snacks to take to the pool.

Students in the Halifax County Elementary Gifted Program enjoyed becoming engineers in the classroom. Giant KEVA planks were purchased for the program, and students have used the planks to build fully functioning structures. This STEM activity was made possible by a Halifax County Public Sch…

Cluster Springs Elementary School recently honored students of the month for April who also received a gift from Domino’s Pizza. Students recognized include ECSE/Pre-K: Adriana Pottage, Ashton Spencer, Caitlyn Tilley and Chase Thomason; kindergarten: Tori Comer, Clara Elliott, Maggie Thompso…

Students at Sydnor Jennings Elementary School enjoys games that help beginning readers. The games include “The Reading Game” and “Can do! Comprehension Game.” Students in kindergarten used memory cards and flashcards to improve sight word recognition. In addition, they focused on strategies …

Well, the weather is getting hot. For me, I like warm weather. I found this and it sounds really good. 

GRASP (Great Aspirations Scholarship Program Inc.), a nonprofit, college and career access organization, headquartered in Richmond, recently awarded 113 Last Dollar scholarships totaling $116,500 and 73 Community College Pathway scholarships totaling $73,000 to Virginia high school students …

May 26: Cathy Allen, Jeremiah Lee McKinney, Patsy Brown Gravitt, Kim Parks, Effie Tune, Ivy Overby, Billy D. Seamster, Sheila Carr, Fred Francis, Mrs. Jimmie Conner, Dianne W. Watts, Edwin Lee Medley, Mildred Rickman, Arthur Winston Reynolds Sr., Mrs. Lewis Clark, Ruby Hackney, Grant S. Will…

May 19: Sam M. Carr Jr., Nettie W. Clark, Mrs. C.W. Seay, William Poteat, Lillian Holt, Gracie West, Eric Brandon, Lucy W. Carr, Bessie Powell VaughanMay 20: Betty P. Epps, Franklin Osborne, Mrs. Clifton F. White, Mrs. L.A. Mullins, Ruby Glass, T.C. Lacks, Garnet J. Bomar Jr., Catharine C. M…