Local News

Dinwiddie School Board recognizes retirees for years of dedicated service

June 22, 2017
By: Meredith Baker, Staff Writer June 22, 2017 | 1:40 p.m. DINWIDDIE - The Dinwiddie County School Board recognized twenty retiring teachers and staff, along with 22 staff members who had perfect attendance at the June 13 meeting. Many of...
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Fort Lee to continue accepting VA licenses, base officials report

June 18, 2017
By: Contributed Report June 18, 2017 | 12:00 p.m. FORT LEE - Visitors may continue using driver’s licenses issued by Virginia and several other states when accessing Fort Lee, thanks to REAL ID Act enforcement extensions granted Thursday by the U.S. Department...
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Dinwiddie prepares for first countywide reassessment in six years

June 14, 2017
By: Michael Campbell, News Editor June 14, 2017 | 1:30 p.m. DINWIDDIE - The flurry of activity outside the county government complex as crews prepare to erect new facilities along Boydton Plank Road may be rivaled by a flurry of...
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Battle for 63rd House District highlights statewide June primaries

June 10, 2017
By Michael Campbell, News Editor VIRGINIA - With the state's general election now only five months away, voters will play a key role in deciding who is on the ballot come November during next week's primary, which includes a 63rd District...
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Local emergency declared following May tornado

June 1, 2017
By Michael Campbell, News Editor DINWIDDIE - Supervisors approved the declaration of a local emergency during their regular meeting late last month following a pair of tornadoes that touched down in the county, causing substantial damage during the brief time...
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Dinwiddie Board passes nearly-flat FY2018 budget

May 28, 2017
By Michael Campbell, News Editor DINWIDDIE - Months of research and analysis culminated in the board of supervisors' decision to approve their Fiscal Year 2018 budget for the upcoming year, a budget that features relatively flat revenue and an emphasis...
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