The Rotunda at the University of Virginia. Photo by Aaron Josephson.
The Rotunda at the University of Virginia. Photo by Aaron Josephson.

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

UVa shooting:

Suspect targeted victims, shot one while he was sleeping, witness testifies. — Richmond Times-Dispatch and WSET-TV.

No bond for murder suspect. — Charlottesville Daily Progress.

Police locked down campus but didn’t alert community members living nearby off-campus. — Charlottesville Tomorrow.

Virginia cancels Saturday’s game against Coastal Carolina. — WDBJ-TV.


Empathy Project memorializes Roanoke victims of gun-related violence. — The Roanoke Times.

Rep. Bob Good, R-Campbell County, spars with Kevin McCarthy. — CNN.


Newspapers in Danville, Lynchburg, Martinsville and Roanoke get new president. — The Roanoke Times.

YMCA Express, Bedrock Church to expand with $2.5 million in updates. — Lynchburg News and Advance.

Lottery Board approves license for Portsmouth casino. — Virginia Business.

VCU Health Community Memorial Hospital names new president in South Hill; first woman to lead hospital. — Mecklenburg Sun.


New draft history standards reorient teaching of race relations. — Richmond Times-Dispatch.

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5 Points seeks urgent funding to buy the building the music venue has been using. — Roanoke Rambler.

Satanic Temple rents Jefferson High School for family movie night; spurs controversy. — WSET-TV.


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