Here are some of the top headlines from other news outlets around Southwest and Southside:

Lynchburg office-holders concerned about crime in the city, both state legislators and member of city council. — WSET-TV.

Bristol reaffirms plans to consolidate three elementary schools, build one new one. — WCYB-TV.

Lynchburg legislators talk upcoming General Assembly session. — Lynchburg News & Advance.

Western Virginia Water Authority to take over Vinton water system. — WDBJ-TV.

Roanoke receives $50,000 to improve water access for those with disabilities. — WSLS-TV.

Danville Regional Foundation president to speak at Averett University’s winter graduation. — Danville Register & Bee and Chatham Star-Tribune.

Pittsylvania supervisors will decided redistricting plan this month. — Danville Register & Bee

Poacher kills rare albino deer and fawn in Patrick County. — Martinsville Bulletin.