With unanticipated funds, the town of South Boston’s finances is slated to be a primary topic of conversation at town council’s work session and joint committee meeting at 5:45 p.m. Monday at the Washington Coleman Community Center at 1927 Jeffress Blvd.

Town of South Boston offices will close at noon on Wednesday, Nov. 25, and be closed on Thursday, Nov. 26 and Friday, Nov. 27 for the Thanksgiving Holiday.

South Boston Town Council approved a strategic plan for the town at its Monday evening meeting. The strategic plan outlines the top five priorities identified by council members, in addition to other “areas of opportunity.”

Consultants who have met with South Boston Town Council members on two previous occasions presented a strategic plan for the town at a town council work session joint committee meeting Monday evening.

A consultant who has met with South Boston Town Council in two previous strategic planning sessions, Jeff Sadler, owner/ founder of Complete Community Economies, LLC, plans to present a strategic planning report for town council at Monday’s work session joint committee meeting.

Skill game machines will be allowed in all business districts in the town of South Boston following a vote by town council at a Monday evening meeting at the Washington Coleman Community Center. Council’s vote followed a public hearing on the proposed changes pertaining to skill games, in wh…

South Boston Town Council at its 7 p.m. Monday meeting is slated to consider a change in the town’s code to allow skill gaming machines in all four of the town’s business districts, directly following a public hearing on the subject.

South Boston Town Council members are slated to hear a presentation on two proposed roundabouts at their work session meeting at 5:45 p.m. Monday. Council is set to meet at the Washington Coleman Community Center at 1927 Jeffress Blvd.

“It was a good day, and a lot of fun. It was nice to see new faces,” said Kimberly Rich, president of the South Boston Farmer’s Market board, of the market’s Harvest Festival on Saturday. Children from all over stopped by with their families to paint a total of 62 pumpkins, and they also had…

Members of the 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit began conducting training exercises this week in South Boston, as part of regularly scheduled training in preparation for an overseas deployment.

Adoption of a hazard mitigation plan by South Boston Town Council Monday evening brings the town one step closer to fulfilling its plan of transforming the Riverdale part of town into “green space” to minimize damage caused by frequent flooding of the Dan River.

South Boston town manager Tom Raab reported to South Boston Town Council on changes to state law concerning electronic games of skill and proposed the idea of changing the town’s code as it relates to the games of skill when they met for a work session and joint committee meeting Thursday.

Col. James “Jim” Binner, chief of the South Boston Police Department, is slated to give the police department’s annual report for 2019 at Monday’s South Boston Town Council meeting at 7 p.m. in council chambers at 502 Yancey St.

Serving others was South Boston police chief Col. James “Jim” Binner’s aim when he joined the police department in 1993, and it’s what continues to drive him today in his leadership of the department.

The South Boston Fire Department sometimes has multiple Emergency Medical Services (EMS) calls at the same time. That becomes an issue with not enough staff or ambulances to respond to all of the calls, South Boston Fire Chief Steve Phillips told South Boston Town Council members in a Monday…

South Boston Town Council plans to hear an update on the conditions at Westside Mobile Home Park and discuss a proposed housing rehabilitation project on North Main Street at its Monday work session.

New South Boston Town Council members were sworn in and outgoing council members were honored for their service at Monday evening’s council meeting in Council Chambers on Yancey Street.