The Dinwiddie Monitor

IDA Awards COVID-19 Grants to 38 Local Businesses

June 3, 2020
By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: June 3, 2020 | 3:30 p.m. DINWIDDIE - The Dinwiddie County Industrial Development Authority (IDA) allocated $100,000 to support local businesses impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The program was...
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Dinwiddie Sheriff’s Office precinct opens in county’s northern end

June 3, 2020
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: June 3, 2020 | 1:30 p.m. DINWIDDIE - The Dinwiddie Sheriff's Office's new precinct in the county's northern end has opened to provide services to the community closer to the...
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Additional DMV Customer Service Centers to Reopen across the Commonwealth

June 3, 2020
By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: June 3, 2020 | 11:30 a.m. More than 21 offices reopened for specific services by appointment only RICHMOND - The Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) continues to safely...
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Sapony Church Road closed for emergency pavement repairs

June 3, 2020
By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: June 3, 2020 | 10:37 p.m. DINWIDDIE - On Tuesday, June 2, Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) crews closed Sapony Church Road (Route 692) between McKenney Highway (Route 40)...
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Virginia Abrasives Corp. announces new CEO

June 2, 2020
By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: June 2, 2020 | 3:30 p.m. REGION - Fred Daniels has been appointed as the new Chief Executive Officer of Virginia Abrasives Corp. An Economics and Business graduate of...
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Former DCPS Superintendent Seward reflects on career dedicated to providing quality education

June 2, 2020
By: Special from Sussex-Surry Dispatch | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: June 2, 2020 | 1:30 p.m. VIRGINIA - Former Dinwiddie County educator and Surry native Troilen Seward recently received national acclaim when she was named Woman of...
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Virginia State Parks opens more beaches for recreation activities

June 2, 2020
By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: June 2, 2020 | 11:30 a.m. VIRGINIA - Governor Ralph Northam announced that public beaches may reopen. Virginia State Parks’ tidal beaches are now open for recreation activities while...
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Sheetz Serves 600,000 Meals to Those in Need

June 1, 2020
By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: June 1, 2020 | 5:30 p.m. As Meal Bagz Program Concludes, Sheetz For The Kidz donates $620,000 to Feeding America REGION — Late last week, Sheetz, a family owned and operated...
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Local Headlines

April 9, 2018

Sutherland, PG UPS drivers among elite group inducted into company’s Circle of Honor

By: Sherry Williams Kidd | Email: Click Here Posted: Apr. 9, 2018 | 2:50 p.m.  SUTHERLAND - Could you imagine driving for...
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April 7, 2018

County gets $1.7 million grant to help expand broadband internet

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: Apr. 7, 2018 | 1:45 p.m. DINWIDDIE - Second only to the ongoing construction of two...
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April 5, 2018

Dinwiddie Schools’ Weston talks compensation study, unified pay scale

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: Apr. 5, 2018 | 1:30 p.m. DINWIDDIE - For the vast majority of school divisions, salaries...
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April 3, 2018

World-Renown African Children’s Choir to Perform in McKenney

By: Sherry Williams Kidd | Email: Click Here Posted: Apr. 3, 2018 | 3:05 p.m.  MCKENNEY - After extensive planning, logistics,...
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April 1, 2018

Richlands Dairy breaks ground on million-dollar expansion of family farm

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: Apr. 1, 2018 | 12:30 p.m. DINWIDDIE - "This is a special day if you're an...
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March 30, 2018

Students, staff welcome education secretary to Rowanty Tech during special visit

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: Mar. 30, 2018 | 2:40 p.m. CARSON - As workforce development continues to be a key part...
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