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

June 22, 2017

Dinwiddie School Board recognizes retirees for years of dedicated service

By: Meredith Baker, Staff Writer June 22, 2017 | 1:40 p.m. DINWIDDIE - The Dinwiddie County School Board recognized twenty...
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June 18, 2017

Fort Lee to continue accepting VA licenses, base officials report

By: Contributed Report June 18, 2017 | 12:00 p.m. FORT LEE - Visitors may continue using driver’s licenses issued by...
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June 14, 2017

Dinwiddie prepares for first countywide reassessment in six years

By: Michael Campbell, News Editor June 14, 2017 | 1:30 p.m. DINWIDDIE - The flurry of activity outside the county...
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June 10, 2017

Battle for 63rd House District highlights statewide June primaries

By Michael Campbell, News Editor VIRGINIA - With the state's general election now only five months away, voters will play a...
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June 1, 2017

Local emergency declared following May tornado

By Michael Campbell, News Editor DINWIDDIE - Supervisors approved the declaration of a local emergency during their regular meeting late...
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May 28, 2017

Dinwiddie Board passes nearly-flat FY2018 budget

By Michael Campbell, News Editor DINWIDDIE - Months of research and analysis culminated in the board of supervisors' decision to...
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