A 26-year-old South Boston man faces a charge of following too close following a two-vehicle wreck that occurred March 19 at 6:53 p.m. on Bill Tuck Highway at John Randolph Blvd.

The American Red Cross Bloodmobile will be held on Saturday, April 4 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Winn’s Creek Baptist Church, and officials of the American Red Cross say the need for blood donations has never been greater.

Following Gov. Ralph Northam’s Monday announcement of Executive Order 53, South Boston town manager Tom Raab announced new operational procedures Tuesday afternoon.

An unidentified man was transported to the hospital with injures following a two-vehicle wreck around noon Friday at the intersection of Easley Street and Broad Street in South Boston.

A 77-year-old Durham man was injured and transported to the hospital following a Halifax County motorcycle wreck Tuesday morning, according to a report from the Virginia State Police.

Voters are being encouraged to vote absentee in the coming local May elections for South Boston and Scottsburg town councils and mayors, according to Heather Harding, director of elections.

In-person absentee voting for the general election on Tuesday, May 5 for the town of South Boston and town of Scottsburg begins Friday, according to Halifax County registrar Heather Harding.

A 79-year-old Halifax man, John S. Ragsdale, has been charged with reckless driving following a two-vehicle wreck at 7:35 a.m. Friday at the intersection of Route 360 and Route 654, according to a report from Virginia State Police.

A 24-year-old Gladys man faces a charge of reckless driving following a single-vehicle wreck that occurred Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. on Route 690 two-tenths of a mile west of Route 603.

A two-vehicle accident at 3:30 p.m. Friday in the 1300 block of U.S. Highway 360 sent a 59-year-old Clover woman to the hospital.

When Frank Coley left for work at Sunshine Mills on Thursday evening, he never would have imagined that a couple of hours later, his home would be engulfed in flames.

Birthday cards were read. “Happy Birthday” was sung, and birthday cake was had. But, there’s still one more gift that sisters Shawna Krohn of Mississippi and Wynona Childress of Hurt hope to give their late sister Emma Compton Layne for her 55th birthday, the gift of justice.

A 55-year-old South Boston woman faces a charge of failure to stop before entering the highway following a two-vehicle wreck that occurred Thursday morning on U.S. Highway 501, one-half mile north of Dogwood Trail, according to a report filed by Virginia State Trooper T.B. Jones.

Former Vice President Joe Biden seems to be the frontrunner in earning the Democratic parties’ support after tackling 10 victories in the Super Tuesday race including earning the support of Virginia and Halifax County voters.

A 23-year-old South Boston man was transported to a medical facility after he sustained minor injuries in a single-vehicle wreck at 11:52 p.m. Saturday, according to a report from Virginia State Trooper H. J. Buzetta.

Halifax County Cancer Association will be hosting the 6th annual Womanless Beauty Pageant on Saturday, March 14 at 7 p.m. at Halifax County High School.

Public hearings for conditional use permits for two solar facilities are slated for the Halifax County Board of Supervisors monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. Monday in the Mary Bethune Office Complex in Halifax.

Virginia voters have their choice of an array of candidates on the ballot when they head to the polls on March 3, or “Super Tuesday,” for the Democratic presidential primary.

A 26-year-old South Boston woman was transported to the hospital on Friday afternoon after being injured in a single-vehicle wreck on Old Grubby Road.

Snow lovers got a brief taste of wintry weather Thursday when approximately an inch of snow blanketed Halifax County, but it didn’t stick around long. Yet, it was still enough to give Halifax County Public School students a snow day and a half as they were out by 1 p.m. Thursday and out of s…