South Boston Public Works employees laid gravel on the end of Bane Street on Wednesday morning in an attempt to repair some of the asphalt in the area, but they could only go roughly 100 feet, according to John Hatcher of South Boston Public Works.

There has been an “overwhelming response” of absentee votes for the municipal elections coming up Tuesday for South Boston Town Council, South Boston and Scottsburg mayors and Scottsburg Town Council, according to Heather Harding, county registrar.

A Sinai community member, Anthony Womack, shared his concerns about safety issues in his community with South Boston Town Council members during their Monday evening meeting.

A public hearing for the town of South Boston’s proposed budget for fiscal year 2020-2021 is set for 7 p.m. Monday in the multipurpose room at the Washington Coleman Community Center at 1929 Jeffress Blvd.

An upcoming online candidates forum will give South Boston and Scottsburg voters a chance to learn more about the town council candidates on the ballot before casting their votes in the May 19 election. The Halifax County Chamber of Commerce is hosting the candidates’ forum set for 5:30 p.m.…

South Boston Town Council members are slated to meet for a work session at 5:45 p.m. Monday at the Washington Coleman Community Center at 1927 Jeffress Blvd to discuss a housing project in the Poplar Creek Street area and the town’s proposed 2020-2021 budget.

South Boston Public Works employees will be replacing an aging storm drain pipe on North Main Street beginning Sunday, weather permitting, according to South Boston town manager Tom Raab. 

New and improved sidewalks are being placed around certain areas of Constitution Square in South Boston. Workers from Major Construction Company out of Turbeville were seen finishing the top layer of the new walkways on Tuesday. “New maple trees have also been planted around the perimeter of…

A light agenda awaits the South Boston Town Council at their regular February meeting Monday night.

South Boston Town Council is expected to revisit the possibility of eliminating a peddler’s fee for food vendors and instead having them apply for a business license and collect a meals tax when their committees meet for a work session Monday evening.

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…

On a recent cold, windy day in South Boston, public works employees Dillon Martin, John Hatcher and Leon Leigh can be seen removing all holiday decorations from the utility poles in the downtown area.

Town of South Boston offices will be closed on Tuesday and Wednesday for the Christmas holiday and also will be closed on Wednesday, Jan. 1, for the New Year’s holiday.

Continued discussion of the proposed addition to the South Boston Fire Department headlines a light agenda for the December meeting of South Boston Town Council.