Here are some of the top headlines from other news outlets around Southwest and Southside:
Infrastructure issues rile Botetourt County School Board. — The Roanoke Times.
Hearing set for Tuesday on large-scale solar project in Halifax County; 841 acres of panels on 1,533 acres. — Halifax Gazette-Virginian and South Boston News & Record. (See this background story on the growth of solar across Southside: “Is Virginia at a solar crossroads?”.)
Residents question Cumberland County park plan that’s partially funded by controversial landfill. — Farmville Herald.
Town of Blacksburg launches affordable housing fund. — WDBJ-TV.
Iconic downtown Marion building demolished after car crashes into it. — Bristol Herald Courier.
Rehabilitation of historic South Boston hotel to start in two months. — Halifax Gazette-Virginian