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

Politics and government:

Memorial fund set up for slain Big Stone Gap officer’s daughter. — WCYB-TV.


Mountain Valley Pipeline investor re-evaluating project, says “very low probability” of completion. — Bloomberg News and WVNews and Pittsburgh Business Times.

Macado’s restaurant chain owner says he will buy former Roanoke Timess press building and convert it to 70 apartments. — The Roanoke Times.

Blacksburg-based Card Isle partners with grocery chain start-up. — The Roanoke Times.

First National Bank’s parent reports 4th quarter profits. — Lynchburg News & Advance.


Blue Ridge Rock Festival moves from Pittsylvania County to Virginia International Raceway in Halifax County; last year drew 33,000. — Danville Register & Bee.