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Danville School Board LIVE! (7/17/2014)

If you want LIVE! coverage and LIVE! opinions and analysis of what’s happening at tonight’s Danville School Board meeting, you’ve come to the right place.

Tonight’s meeting starts at 6PM and we’ll start our SouthsideCentral coverage a little earlier than that. Acting superintendent Kathy Osborne has promised us wi-fi connectivity so we’ll be able to do more photos if needed. You know the drill. Refresh the page often for the latest and once we’re finished, we’ll clean up the article and finalize it later tonight. Let’s get it started…

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Fun With Danville Utilities!

Another Danville Utilities employee arrested. Although I might not want to know the answer, I’ll ask the question anyway. “What’s next?”

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BreakDown: Danville City Council (7/15/2014 Meeting)

We’ve started analyzing what happened (and other observations about things) at governmental meetings that we do LIVE! coverage on, so let’s look at what happened at Tuesday night’s Danville City Council meeting.

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Danville City Council LIVE! (7/15/2014)

Photos and more comments have been added, and this article is complete!

It’s time for another meeting of Danville City Council and you know that SouthsideCentral is going to cover it LIVE!

The meeting starts at 7PM and we’ll start our coverage around 6:30 PM. You know how it works… refresh the page often for the latest happenings, photos, and whatever else we can come up with. After the meeting ends, we’ll fix the article up and make it look nice.

Get it? Got it? Good. Let’s make it happen.

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Merle Herndon Ain’t Goin’ Anywhere

I’m halfway sorry to have to smack a vocal minority of Halifax County residents in the face with that headline.

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Hey, thanks for letting us know!

It’s always nice when citizens help out law enforcement agencies.

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Missing Child? Runaway? Extreme Danger? Never mind.

The kid’s safe and that’s what matters. Now what the hell happened?

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Thumbs! – The Reidsville Special Edition (7/12/2014)

I spent a great evening over in Rockingham County on Friday night, so it’s time for a Thumbs! article on what was good and bad about the experience.

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RoadThoughts LIVE! (7/11/2014)

We’ve added some extra thoughts and cleaned the article up. It’s now complete.

I just heard you say “RoadThoughts LIVE!? What the heck is that?”

SouthsideCentral’s got business out of town today. You’re coming along with me for the road trip. It’s RandomThoughts!, only more Random than ever. Here’s how it will work. I’ll be adding observations, thoughts, photos and who knows what throughout the day. I’ve got no idea what will come up or when it will come up, all you need to do is check in every so often and refresh the page for the latest content. It’s different. It’s RoadThoughts LIVE!… and it starts now!

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RandomThoughts! (7/10/2014)

Not all thoughts are Random ones. These are.

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BreakDown: Tuesday’s Danville School Board Meeting

Let’s do a BreakDown of Tuesday night’s Danville School Board meeting. SouthsideCentral will be covering Danville’s school board meetings now and it was our first time doing it LIVE! – so let’s see what happens, what happened and our thoughts about why it happened.

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Danville School Board LIVE! (7/8/14)

And we’re done. This article is complete. Thanks for making this another terrific SouthsideCentral day!


That’s right, folks! SouthsideCentral is going to start covering meetings of the Danville School Board, and we’ll be doing it LIVE! Tonight’s meeting starts at 7 PM and we’ll start our LIVE! coverage around 6:30 PM. Remember to refresh the page often for the latest happenings and photos.

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RandomThoughts! (7/8/2014)

You have been warned. RandomThoughts are now here. Proceed with caution.

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OddsMakers! (7/7/2014)

The chalkboard’s ready to go. Let’s make some predictions and you people forget about one of the last ones that I made, ok?

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Thumbs! (7/6/2014)

Our Thumbs! were getting rusty, so we oiled them up and now they’re ready to go…

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Introducing YouCentral!

On a beautiful Sunday like today, we decided to sit back and reflect on what our readers have done to make SouthsideCentral the go-to place for what you just couldn’t find in the regional media. YOU folks have increased our readership by over 70% and it’s time to give YOU a voice to have your viewpoints heard.

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The South Boston Town Council Goes Badass!

And gets absolutely nothing accomplished by going said badass.

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QuickHits! (7/5/2014)

Let’s take a look at some headlines that have caught my eye in the area…

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RandomThoughts! (7/4/2014)

This is my mind. Walk inside, please…

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SouthsideSeven: Debbie Sparks

It’s time for another SouthsideSeven. I’ve got six questions for our guest and the seventh one… well that’s special.

Debbie Sparks, come on down and be our guest for this SouthsideSeven.

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Happy Trails, Phi-lly Cheese Steaks & Things!

Damn. Damn. Damn.

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Clucked Up

It’s time for a quick laugh around these SouthsideCentral parts…
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The Ed Newsome Final Analysis

It’s over. Danville School Superintendent Ed Newsome is no longer with the Danville Public School system. Let’s analyze what happened.

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Danville City Council LIVE! (7/1/2014)

We have three articles in the “Must Write” columns and more that need editing, but do you think that’s going to stop us from having back-to-back-to-back LIVE! articles? Not a chance, baby!

SouthsideCentral is LIVE! at Danville City Hall for tonight’s Danville City Council meeting. You know what to do. Refresh the page often for the latest. The meeting starts at 7PM, and we’ll start our coverage earlier. Don’t forget to follow @sosidecentral on Twitter and LIKE our Facebook page!

Let’s get it started…

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Danville City Council Organizational Meeting LIVE!

Who’ll be the mayor of Danville for next two years? Who’ll be the vice-mayor? Most importantly of all, where will everybody sit?

All of these answers are coming to you LIVE! today. The meeting starts at noon, and SouthsideCentral starts our coverage earlier than that.

Refresh the page for the latest happenings!

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