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Upcoming workshop focuses on land use around Fort Pickett Maneuver Training Center


March 15, 2020
By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: March 15, 2020 | 1:30 p.m. DINWIDDIE - The Virginia Office of the Secretary Veterans and Defense Affairs, in cooperation with the Counties of Nottoway, Dinwiddie, and Brunswick, the Town of Blackstone, Fort Pickett Maneuver...
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Dinwiddie leaders urge ‘calm, practice prevention’ as COVID-19 concerns grow

March 13, 2020
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: March 13, 2020 | 5:30 p.m. DINWIDDIE - Following the governor's declaration of a state of emergency Thursday and President Trump's national emergency proclamation as the number of coronavirus, or COVID-19 cases continue to...
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Governor directs all Va. school districts to close for at least two weeks

March 13, 2020
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: March 13, 2020 | 3:11 p.m. VIRGINIA - A day after declaring a state of emergency as the number of positive cases of coronavirus, or COVID-19 in Virginia entered the double-digits, Governor Ralph Northam...
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Midway Elementary’s Celeste Potts is the Dinwiddie Difference for February

March 13, 2020
By: Adrienne Wallace | Email: Click Here Posted: March 13, 2020 | 1:30 p.m. DINWIDDIE – Each month, the School Board recognizes a staff member who is making a difference in the division and with students. Though, there was not a recognition in...
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Gov. declares state of emergency; Positive coronavirus cases in Va. hits 17

March 12, 2020
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: March 12, 2020 | 4:04 p.m. VIRGINIA - As the number of confirmed cases of coronavirus, or COVID-19 continues to rise in the state, Virginia Governor Ralph Northam took action to declare a state...
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Local public safety leaders monitor coronavirus as state cases grow

March 11, 2020
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: March 11, 2020 | 11:49 a.m. DINWIDDIE – With nearly a half-dozen presumptive cases of coronavirus, also called COVID-19, being confirmed by state health officials this week, adding to the hundreds of similar confirmations...
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