Here are some of the top headlines from other news outlets around Southwest and Southside:
Franklin County supervisors to meet to discuss filling seat left vacant by death of Supervisor Leland Mitchell. — The Roanoke Times.
Roanoke to apply for $20 million-plus revamp of Williamson Road. — The Roanoke Times.
Chatham mayor named to Tobacco Commission. — Danville Register and Bee.
Study says Virginia Medicaid expansion increased financial security for enrollees. — Virginia Mercury.
Group of residents want Russell County supervisors to declare county a pro-life sanctuary. — WCYB-TV.
CDL training at Virginia Highlands Community College is growing. — WCYB-TV.