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


State Board of Elections may conduct hearing into Roanoke council candidate who distributed sample ballots without required disclosure. — The Roanoke Times.

Bedford town, water authority move forward on two ARPA-funded projects. — Lynchburg News and Advance.

Board of Health calls commissioner’s comments an “embarrassment.” — Virginia Mercury.

Drakes Branch gets FEMA grant to deal with damage from hurricane — in 2018. — Charlotte Gazette.

Lynchburg shows off voting equipment. — WDBJ-TV and WSET-TV.


Federal appeals court denies Mountain Valley Pipeline’s request for new judges. — The Roanoke Times.

Franklin County supervisors approve three special-use permits for Appalachian Power. — The Roanoke Times.

Giles County lime plant where worker died has uncertain future, owner says. — The Roanoke Times.

Scott County Economic Development Authority concerned about outage at local bank. — Kingsport Times-News.

Henry County IDA celebrates success. — Martinsville Bulletin.

Brookneal looks for a hotel. — WDBJ-TV.

South Roanoke community expresses concern over hotel. — WSLS-TV.


Virginia Highlands Festival in Abingdon announces music line-up. — WCYB-TV.

Bikefest to help William King Museum celebrate classic motorcycles. — Bristol Herald Courier.

Lake Moomaw access in awful shape. — The Recorder.