Here are some of the top headlines from other news outlets around Southwest and Southside:
Audit finds Roanoke councilman Joe Cobb did nothing wrong; timing of audit questioned. — The Roanoke Times.
Roanoke youth question council candidates. — The Roanoke Times.
Danville council candidates answer questions at forum. — Chatham Star Tribune.
Campaign spending in Lynchburg council races doubles. — WSET-TV.
Bristol set to approve another $7 million for stinky landfill. — Bristol Herald Courier.
Halifax County begins plans for next industrial shell building. — South Boston News & Record.
Bed, Bath and Beyond in Lynchburg is closing. — WSET-TV.
Hargrave Military Academy partners with Orion Military Scholarship Fund. — The Danville Register and Bee.
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