The Dinwiddie Monitor

McKenney Farmers Market gears up for fall season

September 23, 2018
By: Sherry Williams Kidd | Email: Click Here Posted: September 23, 2018 | 1:40 p.m. MCKENNEY - McKenney Farmers Market is the best place in all of Dinwiddie County and Central Virginia to find locally-produced pork products,...
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Virginia’s Florence impacts reduced after storm shifts southward

September 21, 2018
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: September 21, 2018 | 12:30 p.m. VIRGINIA - For the better part of a week and a half, the entire Mid-Atlantic and Southeastern Seaboard of the United States had their...
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Persistent rainfall creates challenges for Dinwiddie farmers

September 19, 2018
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: September 19, 2018 | 1:40 p.m. DINWIDDIE - If a summary of this year's spring and summer season were made, you'd be hard pressed to find a version that didn't...
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Career, technical education bill passage in DC may help area programs

September 16, 2018
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: September 16, 2018 | 12:45 p.m. Updated Perkins Act encourages collaboration between schools, local industry, business VIRGINIA - According to data from the National Center for Educational Statistics, in 2015, over...
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Hundreds turn out for Dinwiddie Fair despite showers

September 12, 2018
By: Sherry Williams Kidd | Email: Click Here Posted: September 12, 2018 | 12:45 p.m. DINWIDDIE - Dinwiddie County’s 8th annual Fair was held this past weekend at the Virginia Motorsports Park.  Dinwiddie’s Fair is one of...
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Back-To-School 2018: Dinwiddie Schools get new identity following branding study

September 7, 2018
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: September 7, 2018 | 1:35 p.m.  DINWIDDIE - "Deep Roots. Great Heights." Four simple words that carry the weight of a school division as Dinwiddie County Public Schools formally completed...
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Back-To-School 2018: Dinwiddie Schools’ Weston talks upcoming school year

September 3, 2018
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: September 3, 2018 | 1:35 p.m.  DINWIDDIE - This week, the doors to Dinwiddie County Public Schools reopen to students, ushering in the beginning of the 2018-2019 school year for...
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County received VACo award for Ragsdale Community Center

September 1, 2018
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: September 1, 2018 | 12:35 p.m.  DINWIDDIE - The Robert and Betty Ragsdale Community Center has been open for just over a year and has already become a key asset...
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Local Headlines

June 6, 2018

Crater Planning District launches guide to connect people with local produce

By: Sherry Williams Kidd | Email: Click Here Posted: June 6, 2018 | 12:40 p.m. 'Buy Fresh, Buy Local' guide features local...
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June 4, 2018

As Farm Bill is debated, SNAP recipients watch for possible cuts

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: June 4, 2018 | 1:15 p.m. Data shows roughly 20 percent of Dinwiddie residents enrolled in SNAP...
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June 2, 2018

Dinwiddie High School wins state championship in creative writing

By: Meredith Baker | Email: Click Here Posted: June 2, 2018 | 12:40 p.m.  DINWIDDIE - Dinwiddie High School has won the...
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May 31, 2018

Death of children in hot car serves as tragic reminder of heat dangers

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: May 31, 2018 | 2:20 p.m. VIRGINIA - Over the last few weeks, temperatures have begun to...
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May 29, 2018

Work begins on new manned convenience site in Wilsons

By: Sherry Williams Kidd | Email: Click Here Posted: May 29, 2018 | 2:20 p.m. Long-awaited site to open for residents this...
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May 27, 2018

VDOT discusses decision to make Route 1 bridge single-laned

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: May 27, 2018 | 2:20 p.m. DINWIDDIE - Earlier this month, an over year-long lane shift along...
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