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SOL test scores: Mixed bag

Halifax makes the grade half of the time with passing rates, but dropoffs outnumber gains

Judge nixes lawsuit by motorsports instructor

Case dismissed after Wilborn contested firing

Jobless rate rises to 8.8 percent in July

Halifax County’s unemployment rate jumped from 8.3 percent in June to 8.8 percent in July. Over 900 people left the labor force, which numbered 15,974 in June, but fell to…

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Comets fall in opener to Jefferson Forest

A quick, athletic Jefferson Forest squad proved too potent offensively for the Halifax County High School varsity football squad Friday night, speeding past the Comets, 50-30, in South Boston.

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Bring down hookup fees, HCSA urged

High cost of new connections has slowed housing, developers contend

Gillespie brings U.S. Senate bid to region

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Ed Gillespie, Republican nominee for U.S. Senate, poses with Halifax County party chair Pat Barksdale during a campaign stop Friday at the Hardee’s in Riverdale. (Sylvia O. McLaughlin photo)
GOP nominee touts tax cut for corporations, regulatory relief, Obamacare repeal in race against Warner

Halifax supes to convene Tuesday

The Halifax County Board of Supervisors will host two public hearings Tuesday when board members gather for their regular monthly session, a day later than usual due to the Labor Day holiday.

Nathalie man dies in single-car crash

SOL test scores: Mixed bag

Halifax makes the grade half of the time with passing rates, but dropoffs outnumber gains

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