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


Roanoke plans second gun buyback. — The Roanoke Times.

New River Valley Jail names new superintendent. — The Roanoke Times.

Rep. Bob Good, R-Campbell County, introduces resolution for Life Begins at Conception Act. — Chatham Star Tribune.

Lynchburg to host demonstration of voting equipment. — Lynchburg News and Advance.

Planning commission advances mixed use development in Amherst County. — Lynchburg News and Advance.


Judge grants injunction against Cumberland County dog breeder. — Richmond Times-Dispatch and Virginia Mercury.


Botetourt holds girls fire camp to interest more girls in future careers in fire-EMS. — The Roanoke Times and WDBJ-TV. (See this background story on the camp.)

Danville fire marshal honored as woman of the year by NAACP. — Danville Register and Bee.