The Dinwiddie Monitor

FOLAR Invites Participation in Blueway Survey

June 5, 2020
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: June 5, 2020 | 5:30 p.m. Community survey will gauge use along the lower Appomattox River as well as identify need for future amenities to enhance the paddling experience....
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Anton Coleman murder trial continued due to COVID-19

June 5, 2020
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: June 5, 2020 | 3:30 p.m. Jury trials across Virginia suspended due to virus’ spread DINWIDDIE – The spread of novel coronavirus across Virginia and the state supreme court’s...
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Criminal charges unlikely against driver involved in deadly van crash

June 5, 2020
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: June 5, 2020 | 1:30 p.m. Four Blackstone church members killed in May 2019 crash on Rt. 460 DINWIDDIE – County prosecutors say the driver of a pick-up truck...
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Northam Announces Phase Two Guidelines to Further Ease Public Health Restrictions

June 5, 2020
By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: June 5, 2020 | 11:00 a.m. VIRGINIA - Tuesday, Governor Ralph Northam signed Executive Order Sixty-Five and presented the second phase of the “Forward Virginia” plan to continue safely...
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Shop locally, help the Bay’s environment and economy

June 4, 2020
By: Adam Bray and Nissa Dean | Bay Journal News Service Posted: June 4, 2020 | 5:30 p.m. Every year in early June — and this year, depending on COVID-19 restrictions — the Alliance for...
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Nearly 8 in 10 Small Businesses Now Fully or Partially Open, New Poll Shows

June 4, 2020
By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: June 4, 2020 | 3:30 p.m. Most small businesses are open in some capacity and are increasingly optimistic about the future, even while facing continued challenges from the coronavirus pandemic, according to the latest poll taken May 21...
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Community leader Kathy Young dies at 76

June 4, 2020
By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @DinwiddieMontir Posted: June 4, 2020 | 1:30 p.m. DINWIDDIE – Dinwiddie County is known for being a community that gives back to their fellow neighbors as charity and community service go...
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VDOC prepares for summer heat, hopes to add A/C to more facilities in the future

June 4, 2020
By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @DinwiddieMontir Posted: June 4, 2020 | 11:30 a.m. The Virginia Department of Corrections has been making preparations to keep inmates and staff safe during the extreme temperatures that can occur during...
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Local Headlines

June 4, 2020

Community leader Kathy Young dies at 76

By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @DinwiddieMontir Posted: June 4, 2020 | 1:30 p.m. DINWIDDIE – Dinwiddie County is known for being...
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June 4, 2020

VDOC prepares for summer heat, hopes to add A/C to more facilities in the future

By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @DinwiddieMontir Posted: June 4, 2020 | 11:30 a.m. The Virginia Department of Corrections has been making...
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June 3, 2020

Dominion Energy Boosts Support for Customers Struggling Financially During Pandemic

By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: June 3, 2020 | 5:30 p.m. VIRGINIA - Dominion Energy Virginia is expanding assistance...
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June 3, 2020

IDA Awards COVID-19 Grants to 38 Local Businesses

By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: June 3, 2020 | 3:30 p.m. DINWIDDIE - The Dinwiddie County Industrial Development Authority...
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June 3, 2020

Dinwiddie Sheriff’s Office precinct opens in county’s northern end

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: June 3, 2020 | 1:30 p.m. DINWIDDIE - The Dinwiddie Sheriff's Office's new precinct in...
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June 3, 2020

Additional DMV Customer Service Centers to Reopen across the Commonwealth

By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: June 3, 2020 | 11:30 a.m. More than 21 offices reopened for specific services...
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