Here are some of the top headlines around Southwest and Southside:
Roanoke College Poll shows governor’s race a dead heat. — The Roanoke Times.
SCC approves Appalachian rate increase on an interim basis. — The Roanoke Times.
Danville and Pittsylvania County voters will vote on whether to raise taxes for schools. — Danville Register & Bee.
Authorities warn don’t let your guard down about COVID-19. — Danville Register & Bee.
Community foundation in Bristol formed to promote economic growth and community development. — WCYB-TV.
Appomattox supervisors reject permit for cannabis education event at vineyard. — Appomattox Times-Virginian.
Montgomery County supervisors pass school voucher request on party-line vote. — The Roanoke Times.
Emory & Henry College kicks off renovation of business school. — WCYB-TV.
Two historical markers, recognizing civil rights leader and a Black church, are dedicated in Bristol. — Bristol Herald-Courier.
County singer Morgan Wallen, controversial for use of racial slur, performs at Bristol Motor Speedway. — WJHL-TV.