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HIDDEN TREASURE

Geocaching is challenging and fun, and available in Halifax and surrounding area

Dan River back to normal state, EPA declares

Long-term pollution exists after coal ash spill abates

Destination Downtown gains national Main Street accreditation

Destination Downtown South Boston (DDSB) has been designated as an accredited National Main Street Program for meeting the commercial district revitalization performance standards set by the National Main Street Center,…

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Complex hosts tournaments

A total of 17 teams will compete for the Dixie Youth baseball AAA and O-Zone state crowns.

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Bang-up weekend

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Lakefest crowds were some of the largest in memory as relatively cool temperatures greeted visitors to Buggs Island Lake this weekend. (Susan Kyte photos)
Crowd estimates run as high as 80,000 as cool weather rolls in

Mecklenburg trustees reschedule for July 31 to talk contract extension for Thornton

Board chair hails performance, but move draws outside fire

Phone cooperative rolls out 4G wireless service in county, region

Jobs program offers wage subsidy

Firms offered help with new hires

Water authority looks to Banister for backup

In wake of coal ash spill, and with N.C. localities looking to tap the Dan, HCSA eyes alternatives

HIDDEN TREASURE

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Occoneechee State Park in Clarksville welcomed international visitors on Monday, July 14 from Belgium. The Serbest family of Linter, Belgium was wrapping up three weeks of touring the East Coast and decided to camp in the area. Kerim and Lieve with their four children Yoran, 11, Ilyas, 13, Iris, 15, and Sara, 18, were making the most of their stay — bird watching, learning about the Native American culture in the Commonwealth, and taking a few minutes looking for a local geocache. Kerim added that connecting to the historical peoples of the region and exploring the natural surroundings were two of the many reasons to explore the world, and looks to share and create those experiences with his family.
Geocaching is challenging and fun, and available in Halifax and surrounding area

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