A 35-year-old Clover woman faces a felony charge possession of a weapon, not a gun, a felony charge of possession of a firearm with drugs, two felony charges of possession of a controlled substance, a misdemeanor drug charge of possession of marijuana and two misdemeanor charges of contribut…

Every year, people in the community go out to identify and learn about the number of individuals who are experiencing homelessness.

Two individuals were injured and transported to the hospital in a single-vehicle wreck that occurred on Sunday at 6:40 p.m. on Highway 58 one-quarter mile east of Route 742 when a vehicle overturned down an embankment and caught fire.

RICHMOND — Thousands of people rallied for gun rights Monday in Richmond as part of Lobby Day, an annual event where citizens lobby legislators. It’s a day that typically brings numerous organizations to the State Capitol, though many canceled their scheduled events and left the lobbying to …

The Institute for Advanced Learning and Research is partnering with the School of Plant and Environmental Sciences and the Virginia Seafood Agricultural Research and Extension Center in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Virginia Tech to launch a Controlled Environment Agricultu…

Two Halifax County students received $50 Visa gift cards for their participation in the sixth annual SOVA Career ChoICE Youth Expo.

The Halifax County High School ACE team competed in the first annual Piedmont District ACE Tournament Championship on Wednesday at George Washington High School in Danville.

RICHMOND — A coalition advocating for immigrant rights said they don’t want promises anymore, they want long overdue legislation passed. The Virginia Coalition for Immigrant Rights met Wednesday to push for two bills; one to allow undocumented immigrants to obtain a driver’s license and the …

RICHMOND — Virginia Commonwealth University issued a warning for students, faculty, staff, patients and visitors of the VCU Medical Center to remain “vigilant and aware of their surroundings” on Monday during the Capitol Lobby Day.

RICHMOND — Three bills that will prohibit firearm possession in public spaces, limit monthly handgun purchases and require background checks for firearm transfers passed the state Senate on Thursday, marking the first of stronger gun-control legislation proposed by the new Democratic majorit…

A 21-year-old South Boston man faces three felony charges of robbery and attempts and a felony charge of use of a firearm in commission of a felony, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.

Two projects in the town of Halifax are taking a step forward after Tuesday evening’s council meeting: the purchase of new vehicles for the police and sanitation departments and the Halifax Downtown Streetscape Extension Project.

Representatives with the Halifax County Humane Society, Halifax County Paws and Claws SPCA and Halifax County Dog Squad recently collected dog food raised from the Halifax Village Association’s annual children’s Christmas parade.

A Halifax woman faces a charge of following too closely in a two-vehicle wreck that occurred Tuesday morning at 8:35 a.m. at the intersection of Greens Folly Road and Halifax Road.

Workers for J. Harman Saunders Construction, Inc. make headway on foundation work at 715 Wilborn Ave. in South Boston on Thursday morning for the future location of the SOVA Innovation Hub. Microsoft and Mid-Atlantic Broadband Communities Corporation are partnering to bring the technology ce…

Authorities with the South Boston Police Department are investigating vandalism at a local church and theft from vehicles in two separate incidents that occurred earlier this week.

Gov. Ralph Northam declared a state of emergency Wednesday in advance of expected demonstrations on gun rights on Capitol Square in Richmond on Monday.

A South Boston woman faces a charge of following too closely following a two-vehicle wreck that occurred Saturday at 3:11 p.m. at the intersection of Sinai Road and Mountain Road.

RICHMOND — The National Rifle Association and hundreds of Second Amendment supporters flocked Monday to the State Capitol, voicing their opposition to proposed gun control bills in the Democrat controlled General Assembly.

Repair. Renovate. Replacement. Those are the three options still on the table for Halifax County High School as Halifax County School Board works with the Halifax County Board of Supervisors to decide the future of the high school.

Patrick Henry Jolly, the fifth great grandson of Patrick Henry, the voice of the American Revolution, will present a program entitled “Not to the Strong Alone” during an assembly program at Halifax County Middle School on Monday.

The Southside Economic Development Committee of the Tobacco Region Revitalization Commission once again tabled the town of Halifax’s $179,000 grant request for the Halifax War Memorial Heritage Tourism Site enhancement project when they met Tuesday.

Halifax Town Council is slated to review a revised resolution for a grant to fund two new police vehicles and a vehicle for the town’s sanitation department when they meet Tuesday.