Local News

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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Former Dinwiddie deputy indicted on child sex crime charges

April 19, 2017
By Michael Campbell, News Editor DINWIDDIE - A former Dinwiddie Sheriff's Office deputy is behind bars following his arrest on charges of taking indecent liberties with a child and aggravated sexual battery. A Dinwiddie grand jury indicted 46-year-old North Dinwiddie...
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Register your kids for Kindergarten on April 20

April 19, 2017
By Michael Campbell News Editor DINWIDDIE - Parents looking to register their kids for kindergarten take note as Thursday, April 20 marks the seventh annual Regional Kindergarten Registration Campaign, coordinated by Smart Beginnings Greater Richmond. Dinwiddie will join Prince George...
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McKenney man killed in single-vehicle crash in Dinwiddie

April 11, 2017
Contributed by: Virginia State Police DINWIDDIE - One person was killed Tuesday afternoon when the car they were driving ran off the road and struck a tree. The crash occurred at 12:30 p.m. on Route 654 (Rainey Creek Road), 1...
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Statewide burn ban continues through end of April

April 11, 2017
By Michael Campbell, News Editor DINWIDDIE - Springtime has settled into the Central and Southside Virginia area over the past several weeks, but, with the blooming of flowers and gardens comes the annual safety-oriented tradition of the state's burn ban....
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52-year-old man killed in single-car crash, two others seriously injured

April 6, 2017
By: Michael Campbell, News Editor Updated: Thursday, April 6, 2017 - 4:50 p.m. DINWIDDIE - Virginia State Police is investigating what led to a deadly single-car crash in the county's south side Thursday morning that claimed the life of one...
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