Here are some of the top headlines from other news outlets around Southwest and Southside:
Judge dismisses lawsuit over Virginia’s failure to meet its “bed of last resort” law; involved 9-year old girl from Giles County. — Virginia Mercury.
Rep. Morgan Griffith, R-Salem, tours flood damage in Southwest. — WCYB-TV.
Follow-up on Roanoke Starbucks that voted to unionize. — The Roanoke Times.
Army extends Radford arsenal’s contract. — The Roanoke Times.
Centra Health cracks down on workplace violence. — (Lynchburg) News and Advance.
52-unit apartment complex for seniors to be constructed in Danville. — Danville Register and Bee.
New Montesorri school to open in Lynchburg in September — (Lynchburg) News and Advance.
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FloydFest plays original site for the last time; it’s moving. — The Roanoke Times.
A look back at FloydFest over the years. — The Roanoke Times.
Bedford YMCA raising funds for expansion. — (Lynchburg) News and Advance.
Group works to restore quail to Southwest Virginia. — Bristol Herald Courier.
Southwest Virginia builds outdoor rec centers. — Virginia Business.
More than 50 attend event in Danville on how to grow marijuana. — Chatham Star Tribune.
Proposal for no wakesurfing zone at Smith Mountain Lake moves forward. — Franklin News-Post.
Roanoke paints bike lanes green to promote safety. — The Roanoke Times.