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May '09 Contents

May '09 Cover


See You in the Morning By Gert Slabach

A Mouse in the House By Tammy Tillotson

Shadows on the Roanoke By Auntie Bellum

Halifax Heritage Festival (Event Photo Gallery)

Danville Community Market (Grand Opening - Photos)




South Winds
(Life in Perspective)

Southside Gardener
(May "To Do List")
By William H. McCaleb

Ask Bubba - Advice
Skools Out


Editor's Page
(Low Cost Entertainment)
V & B Comics
(Verrnack & Blupirk)

Press Releases

South Hill Happenings

Spring Fest (Sat May 9th)

Beef Fest (Wed May 27th)

YMCA Active Older Adults (Wed May 20th)

Local Ins Agency Achieves Certification
(Brandon Scearce Insurance Agency Achieves On Your Side Certification)

Past Issues

Past Issues are available from June 2008 through the current issue.
Select the desired issue from the drop-down box below.


Discover Southside
May-June 2009



See You in the Morning

  With faith, saying good-bye to a loved one on this Earth, can be the beginning of a new season. Gert Slabach shares a moving story about a life well lived, and how she learned to say, not good-bye, but "See You in the Morning". >>>



A Mouse in the House

  A basket of pecans, a two-year-old, and a mouse with a sense of humor provide some nutty adventures for Tammy Tillotson.

Join in the fun here >>>

Shadows on the Roanoke

  Inspired by art. literature, and life on the lower Roanoke, here is a look at the elusive shadow.  Read Shadows on the Roanoke. >>>
By Auntie Bellum

Festivals and Events

Relay For Life
(Event listing and info)

Halifax Heritage Festival
(Event Photo Gallery)

Danville Community Market
(Grand Opening - Photos)

South Hill Spring Fest
(Sat May 9th)

South Hill Beef Fest
(Wed May 27th)




Dana's Garden Spot - Spring Open House Celebration

Regular Columns

Southside Superstar Danville, VA - Every Friday - Now through May 15th

  Southside Gardener

  By William H. McCaleb

  There is plenty to do in May.
The Virginia Cooperative Extension and the Southside Master Gardeners give us some Sweet trivia, offer some suggestions on deer De-Fence and loads of planting tips in the May Southside Gardener. >>>


  South Winds

  Depending on how you look at it, life can look just right or all out of focus. Read "Life in Perspective" in this month's Southwinds. >>>


  Ask Bubba

  Skools out! Bubba explains what all the letters mean in tests, and provides a public service announcement, all in this month's Ask Bubba >>>


  V & B Comics

  Verrnack & Blupirk taking are some holiday road trips too.  Hitch a ride here. >>>


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