Virginia Tourism Corporation Marketing Specialist Sandra Tanner will hold an open house from 11 a.m. until 6 p.m. Wednesday in the Halifax Town Hall at 70 South Main Street.
Progress has been made at the Dollar General site to clean up the property as noted by Halifax Town Council when they met Tuesday night, and provisions were found in their zoning ordinance to help enforce landscaping.
It proved to be a good day to commemorate the planet, with the town of Halifax celebrating its 11th Annual Earth Day Extravaganza on Saturday.
After holding a public hearing in which no one spoke for or against the Halifax business, Halifax Town Council members approved a special use permit for a pest control business when they met Wednesday evening.
The Dollar General in Halifax at the corner of Highway 501 and Route 360 has become an “eye sore” for those entering the town, according to members of Halifax Town Council who met Wednesday evening.
Changes will be coming to the turn radius at Mountain Road and Main Street in Halifax thanks to a grant, and Halifax Town Council is hoping the changes will coincide with the renovation of the historic courthouse.
Setting a joint public hearing with the town of Halifax Planning Commission for a special use permit for Christopher Cole for a home-based business is on the agenda when Halifax Town Council meets Tuesday.
Improvements could be coming to the town of Halifax thanks to a FEMA public assistance grant for damages related to Hurricane and Tropical Storm Michael.
Authorization to apply for state and federal grants is on the table for Halifax Town Council when members meet Tuesday at 7 p.m. immediately following the 6:30 work session in Halifax Town Hall.
A resolution in support of sales tax dollars going toward school capital improvements is on the table for Halifax Town Council when they meet Tuesday following a recent meeting with School Superintendent Mark Lineburg.
Halifax Town Manager Carl Espy alerts all town of Halifax customers of holiday closings and changes in the trash collection schedule during the Christmas and New Year’s holidays.
Halifax Town Hall was closed on Monday due to the major winter storm, and because of the condition of secondary residential roads the sanitation department will have limited access to pickup solid waste for the next few days.
Halifax Town Manager Carl Espy doesn’t anticipate any delays in a zoning application for a building permit for the commonwealth’s attorney’s office addition to the county’s existing permit for the county courthouse project.
Halifax Town Council is slated to host its annual holiday social starting at 5 p.m. Tuesday followed by committees meeting and work session at 6:30 p.m. and the regular monthly council meeting getting underway at 7 p.m. in Halifax Town Hall.
In anticipation of the winter weather event hitting the area this weekend, Halifax Town Manager Carl Espy outlined to residents, businesses, property owners and public agencies how the snow removal efforts are coordinated between the Virginia Department of Transportation, Halifax County and …
The benchmark for decoration of floats in the annual town of Halifax Children’s Christmas Parade has been raised in recent years, with blinking lights, colorful figurines and other innovative ideas springing from youthful imaginations.
The town of Halifax held its annual Christmas open house from 1 to 5 p.m. on Sunday, with a sunny and warm day drawing shoppers to check out holiday bargains, Christmas-themed décor and a pop-up vendor fair throughout storefronts in downtown Halifax. Shoppers at The Peddler’s Market had a ch…
Christmas is coming to the town of Halifax this Sunday with their Christmas Open House and Children’s Christmas Parade following Shop Small Saturday.
Halifax town staff want residents, businesses and personal property owners to be aware 2018 tax bills for personal property and machine and tool taxes were mailed on Nov. 2.
With council members continuing to voice concerns on the Halifax Town Code involving “Health and Sanitation,” Halifax Town Council tabled the matter until their December meeting when they met Tuesday evening.
Halifax Town Hall will be closed starting at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 21, all day on Thursday, Nov. 22, and Friday, Nov. 23, in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.
Halifax County School Superintendent Dr. Mark Lineburg answered Halifax Town Council’s questions about proposals for building or renovating Halifax County High School when he presented to council Tuesday evening.
Halifax County Public School Superintendent Dr. Mark Lineburg is scheduled to present a PowerPoint to Halifax Town Council members at Tuesday’s meeting outlining the need for either construction of a new high school or renovation of the existing building.
Officials with the town of Halifax have notified residents, businesses and personal property owners that 2018 tax bills for personal property and machine and tool taxes were mailed on Friday.
In the midst of a contentious election cycle nationwide, two mayoral candidates and two council members of the town of Halifax sounded tones of cooperation and engagement to move the town forward during a candidate forum sponsored by the Halifax County Chamber of Commerce.
The town of Halifax served as Halloween host to hoards of trick-or-treaters, including a variety of costumed superheroes, ghosts and goblins during the annual trail of treats on Wednesday.
A public hearing has been set for Nov. 13 for proposed amendments to the Halifax Town Code on “health and sanitation” that includes adding sections on “weed and debris” and “running bamboo.”
Halifax Town Council members will consider a matter regarding the condition of town residents’ property when they meet Tuesday night at 6:30 p.m. to hold their committees’ work session followed by the regular meeting.
The town of Halifax serves both as county seat and hub of the legal community, and as renovation of the historic courthouse continues, so do efforts toward the continued revitalization of downtown.
Two derelict properties will be demolished in the town of Halifax within the next 45 days after Halifax Town Council awarded the bid to contractor Roger Slagle at its monthly meeting Tuesday.
As construction continues on the historic courthouse in Halifax, at least one business in Halifax is speaking out about parking issues the renovation project is creating.
The Town of Halifax and the Halifax Police Department have been working with the Virginia Department of Transportation, Halifax County and Blair Construction on improving signage for available off-street parking while maximizing the use of on-street parking downtown and providing motorists w…
John Thackston and Dave Meadows, two of many vendors and businesses at the 2018 grand opening of the Halifax Farmers Market on Saturday, flashed big grins while pointing to mostly empty shelves that earlier in the morning had contained some of the first home-grown tomatoes of the season.
Those traveling through the town of Halifax the past several days may have noticed some extra color in town, a bit of red, white and blue decorations celebrating the upcoming Fourth of July holiday.
Buy local and eat fresh at the town of Halifax Farmers Market as it celebrates its 2018 season grand opening by hosting a “Taste & Tour of the Market” from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday.
Halifax Town Council will hold its first reading of the town’s upcoming year’s budget that includes no tax increase and a reduction in revenue sources when it meets at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in town hall for its work session followed by the regular monthly meeting.
After a public hearing Wednesday in which no one spoke, Halifax Town Council unanimously approved funding to finance public facilities improvements in the form of bonds.