The Southside Messenger was established in 2004 and currently prints 3,000+ newspapers per week. We are the fastest growing newspaper in Southside Virginia. We cover news from Charlotte, Prince Edward and Lunenburg counties, as well as parts of Nottoway and Mecklenburg Counties. Our website, www.southsidemessenger.com, consistently averages over 8,500 hits per day. Our Facebook page has 2,800 fans has a weekly reach of 14,836 viewers. The newspaper is published weekly on Thursdays, 51 times per year.