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Oct '08 Contents

Oct '08 Cover


Main Street Southside
Danville's Downtown Renaissance
(First in a series)

We Spend Our Years As ...a Tale That is Told
By Gert Slabach

SoBo Harvest Fest Photos

-Special Section-
Celebrate Virginia Wine Month

VA Wine - A Legacy


Harvest Party
Hunting Creek Vineyards


Homemade Wine
The Lighter Side



South Winds
(Edgewater Buffington)

On The Funside
(Waiting for the good things in Rocky Mount)
By Amy Hanek

Born and Bred
(Blackberry Wine)
By Jean Hunter

Ask Bubba - Advice
Happy Bubba-Ween


Editor's Page
(We've been listening)

V & B Comics
(Verrnack & Blupirk Trick or Treat)

Festivals & Events

Past Issues

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



October 2008
In this issue

Main Street Southside

  Many Southside cities and towns are working to revitalize their downtown areas. Bringing in new businesses and giving a boost to existing ones.

  This month begins a series of articles showcasing the efforts of these communities and the people, businesses and organizations behind those efforts.

This month we bring you Downtown Danville's Renaissance >>>


Fensterer Chiropractic - Helping Patients BACK to Health - Click for more information

Special Section

October is Virginia Wine Month


~ Vineyards and Wineries ~
A Virginia Legacy Comes of Age

Over 200 years of history are blended into today's Virginia wine Here's why >>>

~ Hunting Creek Vineyards ~
     Harvest Party

When a Harvest Party becomes a Hurricane Party the fun begins >>>


~ Homemade Blackberry Wine ~
   The Lighter Side of Wine making

  Making Homemade Blackberry Wine seemed like a good idea at the time...
Read how it REALLY worked out in this month's Born and Bred >>>



We Spend Our Years As

  Life Happens...
How we live it and look at it is the important part.
Gert Slabach looks at life as 
"...A Tale That Is Told". >>>


GOOD'S Lawn & Garden Center


Local Artist Jo Ann White Releases Instrumental CD

  Guitarist Jo Ann White, born in Farmville, and a native of Charlotte County, has recently released an acoustic CD of easy listening/meditative music.
  The CD, titled ´┐ŻAnchor of the Tides´┐Ż, has seven original tunes written by Jo Ann, and five covers songs.   More >>>



South Boston Tees


Ask Bubba

  Happy Bubba-ween
Does Bubba have REALLY bad ideas for Halloween parties and costumes?
See for yourself >>>


Buster's Auto Art - Collision and Performance


"The Adventures Of Verrnack & Blupirk"

   The way Verrnack & Blupirk celebrate Halloween is out of this world.
Check them out here >>>



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