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June '09 Contents

June '09 Cover


Of Birds and Wings By Gert Slabach

Things I Learned From My Dad By Tammy Tillotson

Minivan Camping Adventure
By Michael Ray

Halifax Farmers Market (Opening Day With Photos)

Occoneechee Pow Wow
(Native American Heritage Festival)


Special Section
Mountain Biking in Southside VA

SVMBA and Anglers Ridge (World Class Trails)

Shootout On Anglers Ridge (Event Coverage / Photos)

More Mountain Biking in SSVA
(Clubs, Trails & Tips)




South Winds
(Define Work?)

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

Ask Bubba - Advice
Bubba's Travel Services


Editor's Page
(Happy Anniversary DSS)
V & B Comics
(Verrnack & Blupirk)

Farm &Ag Info

Farmers Markets Listing (FMs in or near SSVA)

Press Releases

South Hill Happenings

South Hill Picnic in the Park (Fri July 3rd)

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.


Farmers Markets

In Southside Virginia


   In May and June your local Farmers Markets are opening up all over Southside. Buy local and eat healthy. Support your local farmers. For a listing of local Farmers Markets, check out one of the following sites.

   Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services http://www.vdacs.virginia.gov/vagrown/frmsmkts.shtml

   Virginia Farmers Markets Directory http://www.farmersmarketonline.com/fm/Virginia.htm

   Virginia Association for Biological Farming http://www.vabf.org/fmark.php

   Local Harvest - Virginia Farmers Markets http://www.localharvest.org/search.jsp?st=49&ty=1&nm=

   Later in the month we hope to bring you a consolidated list of markets with Grand Opening dates and operating hours. We plan to keep this list online during the growing and market season.









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