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  1. Peltier takes PASS South triumph at South BostonRead the original story

    Yesterday | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Preston Peltier scored Saturday night's PASS South Super Late Model Series feature at South Boston Speedway.

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  2. Local lineup set for November electionRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | SoVaNow.com

    ... for Clerk of Court are Cathy Cosby, the interim clerk appointed to succeed Conner, and Donnie Amos, a South Boston educator making his first run for local office. In ED-3, Ray Owen, who was appointed to fill the seat vacated by Womack, will seek to ...

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  3. Reliever makes quite a catch for Burlington team that can't catch a breakRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 16 | Burlington Times News

    ... pretty. Well, it looked pretty at the end." Burlington reliever Dylan Sons (1-2), pitching near his hometown of South Boston, Va., recorded the first two outs of the bottom of the eighth before the Braves struck. "It's kind of hard to beat a team ...

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  4. Get in gear for new school yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | SoVaNow.com

    The Halifax County School Board approved a request from Sangi Cooper of the Southside Planning District Commission to allow the Town of South Boston to raze a school-owned, vacant building Excited, bright-eyed students stepped off their buses yesterday morning to head back to class as Halifax County Public Schools opened for the 2014-2015 school ... (more)

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  5. South Boston library manager leaving for new jobRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 6 | SoVaNow.com

    Chris Thompson, manager of the South Boston library branch, is leaving to take a job with the Blackwater Regional Library.

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  6. Vacant school building to be demolishedRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 6 | SoVaNow.com

    The Halifax County School Board approved a request from Sangi Cooper of the Southside Planning District Commission to allow the Town of South Boston to raze a school-owned, vacant building located at 1822 Jefferson Ave. The town will demolish the building which lies adjacent to the Washington-Coleman Community Center at no cost to the school ... (more)

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  7. Competition for clerk of court, ED-3 supervisorRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 6 | SoVaNow.com

    The Halifax County School Board approved a request from Sangi Cooper of the Southside Planning District Commission to allow the Town of South Boston to raze a school-owned, vacant building Challenges are set in the two special elections on the ballot this November in Halifax County - for Clerk of Circuit Court and for Board of Supervisors in ... (more)

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  8. Coleman to depart South Boston CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | SoVaNow.com

    The Halifax County School Board approved a request from Sangi Cooper of the Southside Planning District Commission to allow the Town of South Boston to raze a school-owned, vacant building South Boston Town Council member Margaret Fountain Coleman submitted a resignation letter Monday night stating that she will step down effective Sept.

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  9. Delaware is full of sinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | The Carroll News

    ... Colombia, ranks high in greed - no surprise there - but the head scratcher is the results for the area around South Boston. Evidently, those folks are full of pride. Why is beyond me, but if the denizens of that area are anything like one of their ...

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  10. South Boston Town Council Member resignsRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 6 | SoVaNow.com

    The Crossing at Lake Gaston gives participants a chance to traverse the lake at Eaton's Ferry Bridge, N.C. - whether by foot over the highway bridge, by boat, float or South Boston Council member Margaret Coleman announced her resignation at the Monday evening Town Council meeting.

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  11. South Boston council meets tonightRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 6 | SoVaNow.com

    ... Ponytails swept to the World Series championship Friday with a rousing 16-3 win over Georgia in the title game. South Boston Town Council will meet tonight in council chambers on Yancey Street beginning at 7 p.m. with a very light agenda on tap. ...

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  12. Buffalo Soldiers motorcycle club rides for WW II veteran, nearly 100Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | SoVaNow.com

    ... to celebrate than to have a motorcycle parade with some 100 bikes roaring through town? It happened Saturday in South Boston, with an especially fitting touch: the birthday honoree is Raymond Shelton, one of the oldest living Buffalo Soldiers from ...

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  13. Amos to run for Halifax County Circuit Court ClerkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | SoVaNow.com

    ... University, according to his news release. He and his wife Susan are members of First Baptist Church in South Boston. "I urge all of my fellow educators, students, and former co-workers to support my candidacy. I would welcome the opportunity to ...

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  14. South Boston Celebrates WWII Veteran's 100th BirthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 10 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    ... it was a day full of joy and nostalgia. Many gathered for a surprise ceremony at Mt. Olive Baptist Church in South Boston, celebrating a major landmark in Shelton's life. "I can't believe I've reached 100 years old. I've been wondering how it feels ...

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  15. Van strikes apartment building, displacing six familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | SoVaNow.com

    ... driving after the 2001 Ford van he was operating rammed into the side of apartment 320B. He was charged by South Boston Police Officer A. Davis. The accident took place around 5:13 p.m. A woman inside her apartment bedroom was injured in the ...

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  16. Halifax County supervisors postpone vote on permit, field offer for trash truckRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 7 | SoVaNow.com

    ... second scheduled public hearing focuses on the county transferring the ownership of the C.H. Friend field to South Boston. Halasz and recreation director Bill Shortt pointed out the county took ownership of the field after C. H. Friend Elementary ...

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  17. Big Numbers for the Night OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | SoVaNow.com

    Tuesday's National Night Out event in South Boston drew a record crowd, with some 1,800 tickets given out.

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  18. Federal warrant lays out tax evasion allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | SoVaNow.com

    An IRS investigator has told a federal judge there is "probable cause" to believe former cigarette executive Kathy Farley was involved in tax evasion, wire fraud and money laundering as president of Firebird Manufacturing LLC and Cherokee Tobacco, both based in South Boston.

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  19. Flynn: Fallen general left mark on S. BostonRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Boston Herald

    It was just four years ago that the general was here with us, representing the Army he served, speaking at a podium in South Boston's Medal of Honor Park, helping us rededicate our Vietnam memorial that honors our friends and neighbors who gave their lives for their nation in combat.

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  20. Court Documents Detail Tax Evasion Investigation at Cherokee TobaccoRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 6 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    South Boston, VA - One year after federal agents executed a search warrant at the Cherokee Tobacco headquarters in South Boston, more details have finally surfaced on just what led to that investigation.

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