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Schools on short end of Southampton County budget

The Southampton County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday evening unanimously approved the $55.8 million budget for the 2016 fiscal year. This is down 0.85 percent ... Read more | Add your comment

Franklin, Southampton votes unaffected by machine error

On Nov. 4, 2014, voters in 49 localities across Virginia reported discrepancies in the behavior of their voting equipment including Virginia Beach, which had alignment ... Read more | Add your comment

FCPS ‘tightening belt’ to handle $157,000 reduction

Facing a shortfall of approximately $157,000 due to a drop of 41 students from the state’s projection, the Franklin City Public School Division has had ... Read more | Add your comment

Francis joins Tidewater News staff

Walter Francis Jr., a 2014 graduate of Southampton High School, has joined The Tidewater News as an intern. He will be assisting our staff writers ... Read more | Add your comment

Relay For Life seeks volunteers, sponsors

The Franklin-Southampton chapter of the American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life hopes to “Give Cancer the Boot” at this year’s event, but is still in ... Read more | Add your comment

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