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Governor closes schools for rest of school year as COVID-19 restrictions tighten

March 23, 2020
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: March 23, 2020 | 4:04 p.m. VIRGINIA - Governor Ralph Northam confirmed the school year for millions of Virginia students is effectively over as his administration directs all of the Commonwealth's schools remain closed...
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COVID-19 case confirmed in Southside Health District

March 20, 2020
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: March 20, 2020 | 1:45 p.m. Crater Health District continues to have no reported coronavirus cases, per state health officials VIRGINIA - Friday, the Southside Health District of the Virginia Department of Health reported...
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Dinwiddie supervisors practice social distancing during business meeting

March 18, 2020
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: March 18, 2020 | 3:24 p.m. County moves forward with budget process while trying to adapt to COVID-19 DINWIDDIE - While those working inside the Dinwiddie County Government Center sought to maintain business as...
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Tri-City Landfill subject of recent regional meeting with regulators

March 17, 2020
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: March 17, 2020 | 1:30 p.m. Dinwiddie now seeing hundreds of dump trucks hauling trash from Petersburg DINWIDDIE – Nearly six months after state regulators moved to shut down the Tri-City Landfill in Petersburg,...
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Local emergency declared in Dinwiddie amid COVID-19 pandemic

March 17, 2020
By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: March 17, 2020 | 12:42 p.m. DINWIDDIE - As the number of coronavirus cases, also known as COVID-19 cases continues to rise across the Commonwealth and the country, Dinwiddie has moved to declare a...
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Dinwiddie County offices closed Monday as part of COVID-19 response

March 15, 2020
By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: March 15, 2020 | 7:27 p.m. DINWIDDIE - All Dinwiddie County government offices and facilities will be closed Monday, March 16, 2020 in response to the COVID-19/Coronavirus. County Administrator, Kevin Massengill, stated “In an...
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