Here are some of the top headlines from other news outlets around Southwest and Southside:
Among Viriginia House members, Republicans Cline, Good and Griffith and Democrats Connolly and Scott vote against debt ceiling bill; Republican Wittman and Democrats Beyer, McClellan, Spanberger and Wexton vote for it. — The Washington Post.
Gold mining decision looms as Buckingham commission sets date. — The Farmville Herald.
USA Cycling announces Amateur Road National Championships courses in Roanoke, Franklin County. — The Roanoke Times.
Virginia ABC officials say they’ve “automated” liquor lotteries to prevent future errors. — Virginia Mercury.
Roanoke Valley homelessness count reflects highest annual increase since 2007. — Roanoke Rambler.
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