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Former Dinwiddie charged with sex crimes involving minor released on bond

May 4, 2017
DINWIDDIE - A former Dinwiddie County Sheriff's Office deputy is out on bond following his arrest on charges related to sex crimes involving a minor in early April. According to the Virginia Courts Case Information system, 46-year-old Hector David Jimenez...
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IN PICTURES: Robert & Betty Ragsdale Community Center grand opening

May 3, 2017
By: Michael Campbell, News Editor MCKENNEY - Experience a special moment in the history of the Town of McKenney and the Dinwiddie County community as a whole as Tuesday marked the grand opening of the Robert and Betty Ragsdale Community...
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Health insurer Aetna will not offer Obamacare plans in Virginia in 2018

May 3, 2017
By: Michael Campbell, News Editor VIRGINIA – According to published reports, major health insurance company Aetna says it will not offer plans in Virginia as part of the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare, in 2018. In a statement to CNBC,...
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Look at long-term funding to make our schools better, says School Board’s Pittman

April 27, 2017
By: Michael Campbell, News Editor DINWIDDIE - While the audience for Tuesday's public hearing on the proposed 2018 fiscal year county budget was relatively small, one person in attendance asked supervisors and the county to look further into the future...
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School Board hires from within, names Weston as Dinwiddie Superintendent

April 25, 2017
By: Michael Campbell, News Editor DINWIDDIE - Following a months-long process that involved receiving feedback from parents, teachers and other stakeholders, Dinwiddie Public Schools announced Wednesday that they had selected who would replace outgoing superintendent David Clark and their search...
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After quiet public hearing, county budget moves closer to approval

April 25, 2017
By: Michael Campbell, News Editor DINWIDDIE - After months of work sessions and meetings between county leaders, department heads and members of the community, the county's proposed budget was presented to supervisors and the community at large Tuesday, still featuring...
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