Wednesday, 12 April 2017 12:50

April 12, 2017: Halifax Day photo gallery

More than 300 students attended Historic Halifax today to mark the 241st anniversry of the signing of the Halifax Resolves.

April 12, 1776, will be celebrated with two events this year — one Saturday and one Wednesday on the date of the signing of the Halifax Resolves.

Tuesday, 12 April 2016 12:19

Photo gallery: Halifax Day 2016

Students from across the Roanoke Valley learned of the traditions during the colonial period today as Historic Halifax celebrated the 240th anniversary of the signing of the Halifax Resolves.

Tuesday, 29 March 2016 16:44

Halifax Day set April 12

Halifax Day observances to commemorate the 240th anniversary of the signing of the Halifax Resolves will be held on April 12 in Halifax.

The Halifax Resolves Chapter of the North Carolina Sons of the American Revolution will host the 240th anniversary of the adoption of the Halifax Resolves ceremony on April 9 in Halifax.

Thursday, 02 July 2015 10:50

County officials pleased with new plate

Halifax County officials say they are pleased with the release of a new license plate that revives the First in Freedom slogan and recognizes the signing of the Halifax Resolves.

Thursday, 02 July 2015 08:44

rrspin in the days of the Resolves

I had this brainstorm for a column after reading a rather silly thing on one of my favorite websites about Benjamin Franklin.

Published in Opinion

The 239th anniversary celebration of the signing of the Halifax Resolves will be held on a Sunday this year — April 12.

Wednesday, 25 June 2014 15:04

First for Freedom: Honoring our legacy

We have a legacy in Halifax County that spans beyond the serious and petty crime — that spans beyond the polarizing issues of school merger and the theater.

Published in Opinion
Tuesday, 24 June 2014 10:30

First for Freedom honors Halifax history

Frankie King has been involved in First for Freedom since 1977 in form or another.

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