Danville Community College, in keeping with the COVID-19 taskforce plan and the recommendations set forth by the Virginia Community College System, plans to partially reopen its campus to students who are enrolled in technical/workforce programs that require face-to-face instruction on Wednesday.

Southside Virginia Community College will resume a full schedule of classes this fall beginning Aug. 24, the school announced Thursday.

Excitement filled the parking lot during the Fifth Grade Drive-up Promotional Ceremony on June 6 at Scottsburg Elementary School. Due to the coronavirus, the fifth grade students were able to experience a unique format of being promoted to the sixth grade. A parade of vehicles carrying the f…

David Duffer, principal of Clays Mill Elementary School, believes in meeting students where they are academically and working with them to get them where they need to be.

Members of the Halifax County School Board are set to meet Monday at 6:30 p.m. in the Halifax County Middle School cafeteria for the payment of final bills for the current fiscal year.

Sydnor Jennings Elementary School recently held a fifth grade drive-in promotion day. Families were encouraged to decorate their vehicles in support of their graduates. Cortney Dawson was awarded a trophy for having the highest grade point average. Lenzy Crews was recognized as the top Accel…

Halifax County School Board approved a much-trimmed budget that only saved raises for teachers, administration and support staff when they met Monday evening.

With expecting close to $2 million in savings due to being out of school since March, Halifax County School Board is hoping to move forward with several capital improvement projects while school is out for the summer.

Halifax County High School Family, Career and Community Leaders of America members participated and won in multiple competitions in a recent state level STAR Events, that were held virtually during the State Leadership and Recognition Conference.

Having 114 cadets assigned over a three-block period was “motivating and inspiring,” for Halifax County High School Senior Army Instructor retired Army First Sergeant Gregory T. Scott.

The executive director of the Southern Virginia Higher Ed Center will be working as part of Gov. Ralph Northam’s appointed COVID-19 Education Work Group to help chart a path forward for determining how schools can safely reopen later this year.

Southside Virginia Community College’s students are finding creative ways to stay busy and engaged during COVID-19 social distancing.

The Halifax County Public Schools Education Foundation was established in 2005 to create and enhance educational opportunities for students attending public schools in Halifax County.

When Jamie Shelton looks back on her four years of high school, she says, “I wouldn’t change anything.” Shelton is a member of the Halifax County High School Class of 2020.

It had always been a dream of 17-year-old Eli Evans to build something of his own design for the public’s use, and a recent internship allowed him to do just that.

With their previously approved budget for fiscal year 2021 void, Halifax County School Board considered new recommendations from Superintendent Dr. Mark Lineburg and possible additional options for savings when they met Tuesday.

Halifax County School Board members plan to meet in person again on Monday using social distancing measures at Halifax County Middle School starting at 6:30 p.m. to consider a revision to the 2020-2021 school year calendar.

As of right now, there are too many unknowns to determine how school will look like next school year for Halifax County Public School students, but Superintendent Dr. Mark Lineburg and Halifax County School Board members are hoping to still start on time.

The administration of Halifax County Public Schools plans to update Halifax County School Board on the closing of the 2019-2020 school year and approach to the next school year during an information session Monday evening.

South Boston Early Learning Center celebrate 27 students and four faculty/staff members who had perfect attendance in February. Students with perfect attendance participated in a special activity where they were able to choose a book buddy and share some of their favorite Dr. Seuss classics …

Halifax County Public Schools have decided on how students will be graded for the 2019-2020 school year, according to an announcement made by Superintendent Dr. Mark Lineburg on Monday.