Local News

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

April 3, 2017
By: Michael Campbell, News Editor PRINCE GEORGE - Some of the nation's treasures are in need of serious repairs following years of delayed maintenance and now the lawmaker who helped expand Petersburg National Battlefield is working to address issues at...
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Two injured after gunfire erupts at concert hosted at Virginia Motorsports Park

April 2, 2017
By: Michael Campbell, News Editor DINWIDDIE - Two people were transported to a Petersburg hospital after gunshots rang out during a concert Saturday evening, creating a terrifying and chaotic situation for attendees. According to Dinwiddie Sheriff's Office Deputy Major William...
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Supervisor Moody honored for three decades of service to Dinwiddie

March 31, 2017
By: Michael Campbell, News Editor DINWIDDIE - For any person, reflecting on the past can serve to bring back memories of special moments, achievements, and experiences that shaped them into the individual they are today. Wednesday, it was hard for...
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Governor, local leaders ceremoniously break ground on ALDI distribution center, headquarters

March 24, 2017
By Michael Campbell, News Editor DINWIDDIE - Down a somewhat winding and rocky path near the intersection of U.S. routes 1 and 460 lies what many in Dinwiddie and in Richmond believe is the continuation of efforts to diversify the...
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Residents, avid hunters show support for proposed rifle hunting ordinance

March 23, 2017
By: Michael Campbell, News Editor DINWIDDIE - Changes to a portion of the county's hunting ordinances regulating the caliber of rifle that can be used in Dinwiddie moves one step closer to being enacted as residents gave county leaders positive...
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Bus driver convicted of reckless driving, loses license following January crash

March 16, 2017
By Michael Campbell, News Editor DINWIDDIE - The driver of a school bus that crashed along a county roadway in January sending dozens of students to the hospital has been convicted of reckless driving in the incident. In Dinwiddie County...
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