A 48-year-old Clover man, Earl Junior Dabbs, pleaded guilty Monday in Halifax County Circuit Court to a pair of drug possession charges.

A 68-year-old Halifax man, Nathan Edmund Coleman, will serve a total of one year in jail for felony shoplifting, after being sentenced Thursday on two of the charges in Halifax County Circuit Court.

South Boston residents Amber-Dawn Yvonne Day and David Wayne Day Jr. each will serve a total of five years in prison for heroin and methamphetamine distribution charges after being sentenced in Halifax County Circuit Court on Monday.

A 48-year-old Halifax man, Jeffrey Rymel Neal, will serve two years and four months in prison for malicious wounding, after pleading guilty to that and eight other charges in Halifax County Circuit Court on Friday.

A 28-year-old Scottsburg man, Dustin Dale Farrar, pleaded guilty Thursday in Halifax County Circuit Court to a pair of felony charges for forgery, another charge for obtaining money under false pretenses and a misdemeanor charge for petty larceny.

The civil suit filed by South Boston resident Christen Waddle against employees of the Halifax County animal control department has been settled as a result of the mediation proceedings held Thursday, according to federal court records.

A 31-year-old South Boston man, Darren Lee Satterfield was indicted Thursday by a Halifax County Circuit Court grand jury on one felony count of malicious wounding and one felony count of grand larceny.

The civil suit filed by South Boston resident Christen Waddle against employees of the Halifax County animal control department has been ordered to mediation.

Attorneys have been appointed, but a preliminary hearing that had been set Tuesday for Kory Lenorad Lennon and Tonja Lashay Sydnor, who are each charged with second degree murder in the May 27 death of 5-year-old Christian Sydnor, has been continued to Tuesday, Aug. 6.

Judge Kimberley S. White imposed a jury’s verdict Friday in Halifax County Circuit Court that sentenced Journy Lee Snead to 20 years in prison for the first-degree murder of his grandfather, 75-year-old Floyd Leslie Crider last July 19.

A 39-year-old Vernon Hill man, Jamie Allen Seamster, will serve an effective five years in prison after being sentenced Friday for charges connected with receiving or selling stolen property.

A 23-year-old Alton resident, Mitchell Glenn Elliott, was sentenced to an effective three months in jail and was ordered to pay more than $32,000 restitution after pleading guilty to a charge for misdemeanor assault and battery in Halifax County Circuit Court on Thursday.

A 23-year-old Alton resident, Mitchell Glenn Elliott, was sentenced to an effective three months in jail and was ordered to pay more than $32,000 restitution after pleading guilty to a charge for misdemeanor assault and battery in Halifax County Circuit Court on Thursday.

Attorneys have been appointed and a preliminary hearing date set for Kory Lenorad Lennon and Tonja Lashay Sydnor who are each charged with second degree murder in the death of 5-year-old Christian Sydnor that occurred May 27.

A 37-year-old South Boston man, Lamont Bee Miller, was sentenced Friday in Halifax County Circuit Court to six years in prison for breaking and entering.

A 43-year-old Halifax woman, Keisha Nichole Richardson, was sentenced Friday in Halifax County Circuit Court to 10 years in prison for each of three convictions for possession of a Schedule I/II controlled substance.

A 36-year-old Roxboro, North Carolina, man was convicted Friday of charges for possession of methamphetamine and possession of amphetamine following a bench trial in Halifax County Circuit Court.

A 47-year-old South Boston man, Milton Eugene Clark, pleaded guilty Friday in Halifax County Circuit Court to felonies for possession of cocaine and possession of a Schedule I/II controlled substance and also pleaded guilty to misdemeanors for identity theft and possession of marijuana.

John Wade Glasscock Jr., a 27-year-old Scottsburg resident, pleaded guilty Thursday in Halifax County Circuit Court to four charges related to the distribution of heroin and methamphetamine.

A 60-year-old Virgilina man, Ricky Dean Elliott, was indicted Thursday by a Halifax County Circuit Court Grand Jury for one count of malicious wounding.

A jury trial for 21-year-old South Boston resident Tequan Jamal Watson, indicted last July for first-degree murder in connection with a double shooting incident in Feb. 2018 that left one man dead and another wounded, was continued earlier this month in Halifax County Circuit Court.

A Halifax County grand jury indicted a 26-year-old South Boston man, Kevin Omar Edmunds, on Thursday for multiple charges resulting from a domestic disturbance that allegedly occurred Feb. 19 in the Poplar Creek Street area in South Boston.

A 59-year-old South Boston man, Michael William White will serve an effective three years in prison for breaking and entering following a sentencing hearing in Halifax County Circuit Court on Thursday.

Alton Glenn Beadles, who pleaded guilty in December to the murder of Wendy Cash in January 2017, had his sentencing date continued on Thursday in Halifax County Circuit Court.

Antone Lemont Hamlett will have more than two decades to think about his bad decisions made in November 2017, when he attacked his wife with a knife and abducted her.

The murder trial of Journy Lee Snead took another turn Wednesday, when presiding Judge Kimberley S. White ruled earlier statements made by Snead’s 4-year-old daughter were admissible, after additional prosecution evidence was entered on Wednesday.

A 39-year-old Vernon Hill man, Jamie Allen Seamster, was convicted of charges connected with receiving or selling stolen property following a bench trial Thursday in Halifax County Circuit Court.

A 57-year-old South Boston man, William Michael White, will serve an effective three years in prison for felony shoplifting after being sentenced in Halifax County Circuit Court on Friday.

A Halifax County Circuit Court grand jury indicted a 48-year-old Halifax man, Jeffrey Rymel Neal, on a felony charge for malicious wounding in addition to five other felony counts on Thursday.

A Halifax County Circuit Court grand jury indicted a 48-year-old Halifax man, Jeffrey Rymel Neal, on a felony charge for malicious wounding in addition to five other felony counts on Thursday.

Shelley E. Thornton, a 36-year-old Nathalie woman who pleaded not guilty for reason of insanity in January in connection with the June 28 shooting death of her father, James Thornton, was remanded to state custody after a hearing in Halifax County Circuit Court on Thursday.

A 29-year-old Halifax resident will serve a total of seven years in prison for five felonies, including three related to distribution of a controlled substance, after pleading guilty to the charges Friday in Halifax County Circuit Court.