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BreakDown: Martinsville’s Mayoral Election

We had lots of political surprises in the Southside region yesterday. We did a BreakDown on what happened in Pittsylvania County, and now we’re going to do one for Martinsville.


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BreakDown: Pittsylvania County BoS Organizational Meeting

We made our predictions for Chairman of the Pittsylvania County Board of Supervisors yesterday and we were comfortable with them until around 2PM today. That’s when we started figuring out that things weren’t as they appeared to be. Let’s do a BreakDown on what happened and what it means…


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LeonardWatch: You can’t teach him anything.

Our favorite POOFster BEGONEs someone just because they pointed out that he is stupid and gullible.


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Who Will Be The PittsCo BoS Chairman for 2015?

Pittsylvania County’s Board of Supervisors will meet Monday night and will elect a new chairman for 2015. Let’s analyze this and see what’s probably going to happen and why.


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QuickHits! (1/4/2015)

It’s time for the weekly edition of QuickHits! Let’s take a look at some stories around the area that have caught my eye this week.


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ReportCard! – Economic Development

School’s out but SouthsideCentral is still filling out ReportCards. Today, we’re grading economic development efforts around the region.


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A Visit to Camp Meow Meow

Some beautiful and friendly cats need new homes. You can make it happen.


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LeonardWatch: Mall Madness

Leonard could be correct about this one. Yeah, right.


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Who’s #1? – Biggest Horsecrap Stories Of 2014 (Part 2)

Anyone can do a countdown of the year’s biggest stories. Only SouthsideCentral can get away with counting down the year’s biggest horsecrap stories. We went from #6 to #4 in Part One, so let’s find out Who’s #1!


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Who’s #1? – Biggest Horsecrap Stories Of 2014 (Part 1)

Some things just never turn out to be as big as they’re originally hyped that they will be. Let’s do the first part of a countdown of Horsecrap Things that happened in the Southside region in 2014… that turned out to be pretty much nothing.


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RottenReporting: Machine Machines

The Department of Redundancy Department is on Line 2.


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QuickHits! (12/28/2014)

Let’s take a look around the internet and see some stories that have caught my eye. It’s QuickHits! time.


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Parking Jerk of the Day! (12/27/2014)

What’s better than getting the first parking space closest to the store?


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RandomThoughts! (12/26/2014)

My goodness, the last RandomThoughts article was on Dec 3rd. I am thinking. I am thinking randomly.


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OddsMakers! (12/25/2014)

Who pulled the big chalkboard out of the closet? Ho Ho Ho! Christmas Day OddsMakers!


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Thumbs! (12/24/2014)

If you’re naughty, it’s a Thumbs DOWN!… but if you’re nice, it’s a Thumbs UP!


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I saw a shooting tonight.

I was on the other side of the parking lot on my way out, but I saw and heard the gunshots.


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QuickHits! (12/21/2014)

It’s Sunday! That means it’s time for some QuickHits… stories that have caught my eye over the past week.


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BREAKING: Fight Leads To Basketball Game Forfeit

The GWHS at Martinsville boys basketball game was called and forfeited after a melee in the gym on Friday night. Details are sketchy right now, but here’s what we have so far.


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BreakDown – Danville City Council Meeting (12/16/2014)

We told you what happened at Tuesday’s Danville City Council meeting. Let’s do a BreakDown and go in-depth to analyze it.


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BreakDown: Danville School Board (12/18/2014 Meeting)

We still owe you a BreakDown from Tuesday’s Danville City Council meeting, but Thursday’s Danville School Board meeting takes precedence because the new superintendent was announced. Let’s analyze what happened in a BreakDown.


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Danville School Board – LIVE! (12/18/2014)

Editor’s Note: This article is now complete.


Who will be Danville’s new school superintendent? We’ll find out tonight at the work session. SouthsideCentral has the only LIVE! coverage and we’re ready to go. Refresh the page often for the latest happenings, photos and commentary. We’ll clean this article up tonight in the editing process and add bonus coverage. Let’s get started!

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Danville City Council – LIVE! (12/16/2014)

Editor’s Note: This article is now complete.


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We’re back in the saddle here at SouthsideCentral and we’re heading to Danville City Hall for tonight’s City Council meeting. We’re the only place where you can know what’s happening LIVE! We’ll have photos, commentary and happenings throughout the night. We’ll add bonus coverage when we get home as we edit the story. Be sure to refresh the page for the latest coverage.


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QuickHits! (12/14/14)

Let’s take a look at some of the stories that have caught my eye over the past week…


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CentralPerspective: Daydreaming

I used to spend hours dreaming of what I hoped the future would hold for me. In recent years, my focus has been so acutely aligned with building that future that I haven’t been afforded the luxury to spend time in those thoughts, musing over what might and what will be. Yesterday, I caught myself experiencing that feeling again just for a moment. And although the feeling was ephemeral, it reminded me of the value that daydreaming can hold. When I realized how special the moment was, I took this snapshot to preserve the memory…


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