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Popular ‘Bike the Battlefield’ event continues at Petersburg Battlefield

August 12, 2018
By: Sherry Williams Kidd | Email: Click Here Posted: August 12, 2018 | 1:20 p.m.  VIRGINIA - The Petersburg National Battlefield will provide a ranger-led bicycle event as part of their “Bike the Battlefield” summer cycling series, on Saturday, August 18. The...
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Suspects in June murders make appearances in court

August 10, 2018
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: August 10, 2018 | 1:20 p.m.  DINWIDDIE - For the relatively quiet community of Dinwiddie, violent crime isn't as common so for two murders to occur with days of each other, one seeing the death of...
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McEachin among DC leaders expressing concern over newsprint tariffs

August 8, 2018
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: Aug. 8, 2018 | 2:20 p.m.  'Local news-gathering jeopardized’ due to tariffs, Virginia delegation says VIRGINIA - In recent months, the Trump Administration has placed billions of dollars in tariffs on various goods, including steel,...
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Dinwiddie gears up for annual ‘National Night Out’ celebrations

August 6, 2018
By: Sherry Williams Kidd | Email: Click Here Posted: August 6, 2018 | 1:20 p.m. DINWIDDIE - National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make our neighborhoods safer, more caring places to live. National...
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Pamplin Park Retains Rare Personal Letter of Civil War ‘Colored Soldier’

August 4, 2018
By: Sherry Williams Kidd | Email: Click Here Posted: Aug 4, 2018 | 1:15 p.m. DINWIDDIE - It is extremely rare to possess a surviving personal letter from an African American Civil War soldier. Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil...
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Dinwiddie Schools make key administrative appointments

August 2, 2018
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: Aug. 2, 2018 | 1:15 p.m.  DINWIDDIE - While students remain on summer break across Dinwiddie County, the work of Dinwiddie County Public Schools continues at a good clip as officials at the central office and...
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