The Dinwiddie Monitor

Carson’s Rowanty Technical Center takes part in VDOT’s ‘Paint-A-Plow’ program

January 17, 2018
By: Meredith Baker | Email: Click Here Posted: Jan. 17, 2018 | 1:25 p.m.  CARSON - First year students in Rowanty Technical Center’s auto body program participated in the Virginia Department of Transportation’s Paint-a-Plow program this year....
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The African Children’s Choir is coming to McKenney

January 15, 2018
By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: Jan. 15, 2018 | 2:15 p.m. MCKENNEY - A special event is coming to the Town of McKenney as the African Children's Choir is coming to the community for a concert event...
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Joseph Liles retires as Touchstone Bank Director after three decades of service

January 12, 2018
By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: Jan. 12, 2018 | 1:25 p.m. MCKENNEY - Touchstone Bank announced Joseph “Joe” Liles tendered his retirement from the Board of Directors effective January 1, 2018. Joe has reached mandatory retirement age...
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Moore, Chavis named Dinwiddie Board of Supervisors leaders for 2018

January 8, 2018
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: Jan. 8, 2018 | 2:50 p.m. DINWIDDIE - A new year means a new look for the Dinwiddie Board of Supervisors in terms of its chairman and vice-chair as leaders...
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IN PICTURES: Southside Virginia enjoys first snowfall of 2018

January 5, 2018
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: Jan. 5, 2018 | 9:30 a.m. VIRGINIA - It only took just over three days for the Commonwealth to see its first measurable snowfall of 2018 as a potent storm...
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Winter storm warning issued for Dinwiddie; 3-5 inches of snow possible across Southern Va.

January 3, 2018
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: Jan. 3, 2018 | 4:00 p.m. Updated: Jan. 3, 2018 | 10:05 p.m. DINWIDDIE - As of 9 p.m. Wednesday evening, officials with the National Weather Service office in Wakefield have added...
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County accepting nominations for 2018 Black History Month recognitions

January 3, 2018
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: Jan. 3, 2018 | 2:25 p.m. DINWIDDIE - Dinwiddie is preparing to honor its hometown heroes as a tradition in the county returns for another year with the county accepting nominations...
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Dinwiddie Schools add new locations to approved field trips for elementary students

January 1, 2018
By: Meredith Baker | Email: Click Here Posted: Jan. 1, 2018 | 12:00 p.m.  DINWIDDIE - Dinwiddie County Public Schools has added some new local field trips and the National Aquarium in Baltimore to the list...
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Local Headlines

April 4, 2017

Payless ShoeSource files Chapter 11 bankruptcy, plans to close 400 stores

By: Michael Campbell, News Editor VIRGINIA – Discount shoe retailer Payless ShoeSource announced Tuesday that it will be closing 400...
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April 3, 2017

Federal bill seeks billions to deal with maintenance issues at Petersburg Nat’l Battlefield, NPS sites

By: Michael Campbell, News Editor PRINCE GEORGE - Some of the nation's treasures are in need of serious repairs following...
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April 2, 2017

Two injured after gunfire erupts at concert hosted at Virginia Motorsports Park

By: Michael Campbell, News Editor DINWIDDIE - Two people were transported to a Petersburg hospital after gunshots rang out during...
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March 31, 2017

Supervisor Moody honored for three decades of service to Dinwiddie

By: Michael Campbell, News Editor DINWIDDIE - For any person, reflecting on the past can serve to bring back memories...
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March 24, 2017

Governor, local leaders ceremoniously break ground on ALDI distribution center, headquarters

By Michael Campbell, News Editor DINWIDDIE - Down a somewhat winding and rocky path near the intersection of U.S. routes...
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March 23, 2017

Residents, avid hunters show support for proposed rifle hunting ordinance

By: Michael Campbell, News Editor DINWIDDIE - Changes to a portion of the county's hunting ordinances regulating the caliber of...
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