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South Boston News / July 22, 2010
There’s a new place on the Internet where you can find the latest on what’s happening in Southside Virginia:

Combining the resources of the News & Record and our sister newspaper, The Mecklenburg Sun, provides a wealth of information on everything’s that happening right now in Southside Virginia. (You can also use our web address,, to go to the new site).

News is updated daily at, but you’ll find a lot more there — the latest sports, entertainment, and community listings, too. Want to check out to a show? Wondering when the next festival is coming to the region? Curious to know how the week’s sporting events turned out? delivers this information to readers in Southside and beyond.

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Finally, allows you post your own comments with each article that appears on the site — feedback, advice and news tips are all encouraged!

So if you looking for local and regional news on the Internet, look no more — is here.

Bookmark our new site today.

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