An apartment window and two cars at Country Green Apartments on East Bishop Drive in the Sinai community of South Boston were damaged by gunfire, according to a news release issued Monday afternoon by the South Boston Police Department.

Parents of special education students applauded as Halifax County School Board members decided Monday evening to give 139 special education students the option to return to Halifax County Public Schools for in-person instruction starting next week.

South Boston Town Council members are slated to hear a presentation on two proposed roundabouts at their work session meeting at 5:45 p.m. Monday. Council is set to meet at the Washington Coleman Community Center at 1927 Jeffress Blvd.

“It was a good day, and a lot of fun. It was nice to see new faces,” said Kimberly Rich, president of the South Boston Farmer’s Market board, of the market’s Harvest Festival on Saturday. Children from all over stopped by with their families to paint a total of 62 pumpkins, and they also had…

Members of the 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit began conducting training exercises this week in South Boston, as part of regularly scheduled training in preparation for an overseas deployment.

Gov. Ralph Northam announced last week that Rebuild VA, the $70 million economic recovery fund launched in August, is expanding its eligibility criteria to allow more small businesses to apply.

On Wednesday evening, Gov. Ralph Northam and First Lady Pamela Northam were notified that a member of the Governor’s official residence staff, who works closely within the couple’s living quarters, had developed symptoms and subsequently tested positive for COVID-19.

The Cluster Springs Fire Department’s 8th Annual Trail Ride held Saturday was dubbed a success by organizers with 207 riders participating and over $10,000 raised for the fire department.

Gov. Ralph Northam on Thursday announced the expansion of the Rent and Mortgage Relief Program (RMRP), which first launched at the end of June with $50 million in federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act funding to assist households facing eviction or foreclosure du…

A 42-year-old Dillion, South Carolina man faces a felony charge of unauthorized use of a vehicle and a misdemeanor charge of petty larceny, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.

County residents are invited to a Republican social held at Edmunds Park in South Boston on Saturday from 4 to 7 p.m. to show support of President Donald Trump, law enforcement officers and local veterans.

A 26-year-old South Boston man faces a charge of failure to drive right of center following a three-vehicle wreck that occurred Friday at 12:20 p.m. on Greens Folly Road, two-tenths of a mile east of Sinai Road.

A Nathalie paint shop burned to the ground and melted part of the vinyl siding of the owner’s adjacent house Tuesday morning.

In-person absentee voting begins Friday with the Halifax County Voters Registrar’s Office open Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. with 2,302 absentee ballots approved so far, according to Heather Harding, county voter registrar.