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EXCLUSIVE: The new Pittsylvania County administrator will be…

…somebody you may be familiar with. Because it’s a personnel matter that has to be voted on by the entire Pittsylvania County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday afternoon (April 22), I’ve been unable to get on-the-record sourcing. That being said, SouthsideCentral has been working on this story over the past few days and I’m 100% [...]

EXCLUSIVE: The Newest Job Bust: GOK Industries

I’ve been working on this story for a few weeks and I now have enough properly sourced information to publish it. GOK Industries is not going to build their Danville furniture plant and will not be creating the 300 jobs as promised in the announcement. You’ve heard it first on SouthsideCentral.

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BREAKING: Armed Robbery at Danville Pizza Hut tonight

Another restaurant robbery in the Danville area…

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CORRECTED: Christmas News Roundup (12/25/12)

Lots of crazy & sad things going on in the SouthsideCentral region during the holidays. Let’s get to what you haven’t heard about in the other local media…

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Breaking News: Fatal accident in Henry County

Sunday morning turned deadly on the roads of Henry County.

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Breaking News: South Boston stabbing victim dies

Thanks to SouthsideCentral & Star News, you’re the first to know!

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BREAKING NEWS: Danville Police report one dead, one wounded in shooting.

We just got this from the Danville Police department…

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Breaking News: Man arrested in Martinsville C-store murder/robbery

SouthsideCentral & Star News are the first to bring this to you.

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UPDATED: Breaking News: Murder/suicide outside of Scottsburg C-store.

Thanks to our great sources for getting this news to us quickly.

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BREAKING: Danville YMCA pulls out of new White Mill location plans

This is a disappointing development.

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BREAKING: Joe King named Danville City Manager

Tonight, Danville City Council named Joe King as City Manager.

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UPDATED – BREAKING: Former South Boston finance director killed in farming accident

Our sources have just got this story in to SouthsideCentral.

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BREAKING: Body of Kolton Karnes found in Dan River

It’s sad news, but it will bring closure to the family.

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UPDATED: BREAKING NEWS: Mobile home overturned in Halifax County

We’re trying to get more information, but here’s what we have so far. Keep checking this story for updates.

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BREAKING!: Southside governments get stimulus grants for energy projects

We just broke this story on “The Local Buzz” on Star News (WGSR), so here it is for everybody to read.

Martinsville, Henry County, South Boston and Halifax County were awarded over $2,400,000 in federal stimulus money for energy efficiency programs.

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UPDATED: There’s Panic In the Streets!

The sheriff’s wife has had her purse stolen out of her car while it was parked at South Boston’s First Baptist Church. The South Boston Police Department & the Halifax County Sheriff’s Department are out in full force! We’ve got Breaking News & a ThreadSpotting all combined in one! Oh, this is going to be [...]

Breaking News!: Adam Tomer announces re-election bid for Danville City Council

Danville City Councilman Adam Tomer announced his bid for re-election today.

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UPDATED: Breaking News: Brookneal mill on fire!

(Originally Published on: Nov 20, 2009 @ 21:47)

SouthsideCentral loves our great sources!

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Blue Ridge Fiberboard to reopen Knight-Celotex plant in Danville

Great news for Danville today!

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The Mystery Caller & The Mystery Call!

Barbara Speece just called me. But she wouldn’t say it was Barbara Speece. How bizarre.

Hey, Barbara!

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Japan Tobacco International to open plant in Danville

Who says that the tobacco economy is dead?

UPDATED: Storm damage photos from South Boston

(Originally Published on: Sep 28, 2009 @ 18:49)

South Boston was slammed by a severe thunderstorm around 5:00 PM. SouthsideCentral thanks Jeff Reed, Kim White & Barry Tuck for the use of these photos.

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BREAKING NEWS: Murder arrest in Caswell County (NC)

This case spreads over Caswell County, Person County, Mecklenburg County and it ends with a surprising Halifax County twist!

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USW 831 rejects contract with Goodyear.

Wow. What the hell is going on?

Two juveniles injured in Leasburg shooting

The shooter is in jail under a $5,000 secured bond.

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