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 3, 2020

Sapony Church Road closed for emergency pavement repairs

By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: June 3, 2020 | 10:37 p.m. DINWIDDIE - On Tuesday, June 2, Virginia Department...
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June 2, 2020

Virginia Abrasives Corp. announces new CEO

By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: June 2, 2020 | 3:30 p.m. REGION - Fred Daniels has been appointed as...
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June 2, 2020

Former DCPS Superintendent Seward reflects on career dedicated to providing quality education

By: Special from Sussex-Surry Dispatch | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: June 2, 2020 | 1:30 p.m. VIRGINIA - Former Dinwiddie County educator...
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June 2, 2020

Virginia State Parks opens more beaches for recreation activities

By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: June 2, 2020 | 11:30 a.m. VIRGINIA - Governor Ralph Northam announced that public...
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June 1, 2020

Sheetz Serves 600,000 Meals to Those in Need

By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: June 1, 2020 | 5:30 p.m. As Meal Bagz Program Concludes, Sheetz For The...
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June 1, 2020

Richard Bland College Keeps Tuition Level for Upcoming Year

By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: June 1, 2020 | 3:30 p.m. VIRGINIA - Sunday, Governor Ralph Northam declared a...
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