Local News

September 21, 2017

Pamplin Historical Park hosting ‘$1 Admission Weekend’

By: Contributed Report  Posted: Sept 21, 2017 | 10:47 a.m.  PETERSBURG – Pamplin Historical Park & The National Museum of the...
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September 21, 2017

Dinwiddie school leaders celebrate all schools achieving full accreditation

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup By: Meredith Baker | Email: Click Here Posted: Sept 21, 2017 | 10:57 a.m.  DINWIDDIE -...
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September 14, 2017

Irma dodge reminds Virginians to be prepared for Mother Nature’s power

By: Michael Campbell, News Editor Appeared In: September 14, 2017 edition Creating a kit, signing up for Dinwiddie's emergency alerts key...
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September 14, 2017

Dinwiddie Fair helps usher in fall season in county

By: Michael Campbell, News Editor Appeared In: September 14, 2017 edition DINWIDDIE - For some, the Labor Day weekend signals the...
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September 14, 2017

State reviewing thousands of comments on Atlantic Coast Pipeline ahead of decision

By: Michael Campbell, News Editor Appeared In: September 14, 2017 edition DINWIDDIE - Those living along or near a proposed multi-billion...
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September 6, 2017

Dinwiddie Schools’ Weston talks about entering year as new superintendent

By: Meredith Baker, Staff Writer Appeared In: September 6, 2017 edition DINWIDDIE - Dinwiddie County students are heading back to school this...
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August 30, 2017

Board approves first ambulance transport fee increase in five years

By: Michael Campbell, News Editor Appeared In: August 30, 2017 edition DINWIDDIE - In the face of rising costs and the...
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August 30, 2017

New Dinwiddie Government Center buildings progressing well, county reports

By: Michael Campbell, News Editor Appeared In: August 30, 2017 edition DINWIDDIE - For those who frequent Courthouse Road and Boydton...
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August 23, 2017

From Student to Teacher: Pamplin’s newest ranger brings passion for history to area students

By: Michael Campbell, News Editor Appeared In: August 23, 2017 edition DINWIDDIE - The history surrounding the birth of this nation...
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August 23, 2017

Staff already out in neighborhoods as part of Dinwiddie reassessment

By: Michael Campbell, News Editor Appeared In: August 23, 2017 edition DINWIDDIE - Five years after the previous one, Dinwiddie County...
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August 23, 2017

Vocal support, strong opposition highlight ACP public hearing

By: Michael Campbell, News Editor Appeared In: August 23, 2017 edition ALBERTA, Va. - A short drive due east of the...
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August 17, 2017

Tears of joy flow as military couple receives mortgage-free home in Dinwiddie

By Michael Campbell, News Editor 3:36 p.m. | August 17, 2017 DINWIDDIE - For many, last Tuesday afternoon was just...
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August 17, 2017

ALDI construction remains on schedule

By Michael Campbell, News Editor 3:44 p.m. | August 17, 2017 DINWIDDIE - For those traveling along U.S. Route 1...
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August 17, 2017

Publix to hold job fair for Colonial Heights, Richmond stores

By Michael Campbell, News Editor 2:47 p.m | August 17, 2018  CENTRAL VIRGINIA – Job seekers looking for work have...
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August 10, 2017

Neighbors, law enforcement get to know each other at Dinwiddie’s National Night Out

By: Michael Campbell, News Editor 11:24 a.m. | August 10, 2017 DINWIDDIE - For many people, a weekday evening sees...
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August 10, 2017

New employee health insurance rates approved by Dinwiddie Schools

By: Meredith Baker, Staff Writer 11:19 a.m. | August 10, 2017 DINWIDDIE - The Dinwiddie County School Board has approved...
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August 10, 2017

Supervisors take ‘neutral’ stance on proposed Atlantic Coast Pipeline

By: Michael Campbell, News Editor 11:16 a.m. | August 10, 2017 DINWIDDIE - As representatives of Dominion Energy and the...
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August 7, 2017

Planned AC Pipeline public meeting moved from Dinwiddie to Alberta

By: Michael Campbell, News Editor 11:52 a.m. | August 3, 2017 DINWIDDIE - The venue for a meeting regarding the...
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April 3, 2017

Federal bill seeks billions to deal with maintenance issues at Petersburg Nat’l Battlefield, NPS sites

By: Michael Campbell, News Editor PRINCE GEORGE - Some of the nation's treasures are in need of serious repairs following...
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March 24, 2017

Governor, local leaders ceremoniously break ground on ALDI distribution center, headquarters

By Michael Campbell, News Editor DINWIDDIE - Down a somewhat winding and rocky path near the intersection of U.S. routes...
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March 23, 2017

Residents, avid hunters show support for proposed rifle hunting ordinance

By: Michael Campbell, News Editor DINWIDDIE - Changes to a portion of the county's hunting ordinances regulating the caliber of...
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March 16, 2017

Bus driver convicted of reckless driving, loses license following January crash

By Michael Campbell, News Editor DINWIDDIE - The driver of a school bus that crashed along a county roadway in...
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March 15, 2017

Dinwiddie’s Milton Hargrave, Jr. recognized by Virginia’s Gateway Region, county board

By Michael Campbell, News Editor DINWIDDIE - A respected member of the community was recognized by the region’s leading economic...
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March 10, 2017

Bridge work to close portion of Namozine Road for majority of year

By Michael Campbell, News Editor DINWIDDIE - A seven-decades-old bridge linking Dinwiddie to Amelia County is slated to undergo a...
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March 3, 2017

Columbia Gas customers slated for dip in monthly bills

By Michael Campbell News Editor VIRGINIA - Dealing with the monthly bills can be quite a chore and take a...
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March 2, 2017

Colonial Heights hhgregg store, 87 other locations to close this Spring

By Michael Campbell News Editor COLONIAL HEIGHTS – In the face of stiff competition from both the brick-and-mortar and online...
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February 28, 2017

Dinwiddie’s own honored during annual Black History Month event

By Michael Campbell News Editor DINWIDDIE - February serves as a time when the contributions, influences, and achievements of African-American...
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January 4, 2017

Local circuit court judge found dead

By Michael Campbell – News Editor PRINCE GEORGE – Authorities continue to investigate what led to the sudden death of...
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