Here are some of the top headlines around Southwest and Southside:

Blue Ridge Country Festival postponed until spring due to pandemic. — The Danville Register and Bee.

Organizers say health department asked for postponement but health officials say that’s not so. — Chatham Star-Tribune.

Instead, artists dropped off the bill. — Chatham Star-Tribune.

The University of Virginia’s College at Wise plans advanced degree for nurse practitioner. — Coalfield Progress.

Most speakers signed up for public hearing support Mountain Valley Pipeline. — The Roanoke Times.

Maybe Democrats should start paying attention to the Virginia governor’s race. — Slate.