Dedication Set to be Held for Former South Boston Mayor

South Boston, VA - A new flag structure in South Boston will be dedicated to the town's late mayor Carroll Thackston.

The structure is located at Oak Ridge Cemetery where Thackston was laid to rest last month.

A joint resolution from Halifax County and the towns of South Boston and Halifax will be presented to Thackston's family.

The dedication ceremony will be held April 15 at 5 p.m.