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Move over, Mississippi: cotton crop takes root in Southside Virginia

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Clarksville Council mulls response to feral cats amid rabies reports

In light of the Clarksville’s recent rabies scare, members of the Town Council again discussed what to do, if anything, with the people who feed the feral cat populations around…

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Burton to fill in for Stewart again this weekend

SoVaNow.com / August 21, 2014
South Boston's Jeff Burton will fill in again this weekend for Tony Stewart at the NASCAR Spring Cup Series moves to Bristol Motor Speedway.

Burton, a winner of 21 Sprint Cup races, will pilot the No. 14 for Stewart-Haas Racing in place of Stewart for
the second straight week. Burton subbed for Stewart last weekend at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn.

Burton has 40 Sprint Cup starts at Bristol, which includes a victory in the 2008 Food City 500.

This driver change pertains only to Bristol. Stewart's plans for upcoming Sprint Cup races have yet to be determined.


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