The Dinwiddie Monitor

Sheriff’s Corner

August 10, 2020
8-6-2020 As I have told you in the past, I have a zero tolerance for drugs in Dinwiddie County. Drugs and the need to feed drug addictions are the motivating factor behind many of the...
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New Inductees named to Dinwiddie Sports Club Hall of Fame

August 7, 2020
The Dinwiddie County Sports Club is an organization that provides support to all Dinwiddie Middle School and High School athletic teams. Each year the Sports Club strives to recognize Dinwiddie alums, coaches and/or sponsors by...
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VHSL votes on Model 3, pushing high schools sports restart to December

August 6, 2020
By Rodney Robinson DINWIDDIE --The Virginia High School League announced early last week that they will choose model 3 for the upcoming school year for athletics. “We all understand the physical and mental health benefits...
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DCPS School Board decides to offer ‘blended’ model

August 5, 2020
By Rodney Robinson DINWIDDIE -- The Dinwiddie School Board held a special meeting to make a decision about the school reopening plan on Tuesday. The board voted 5-0 for the schools to reopen with the...
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Sheriff’s Corner

August 4, 2020
Posted: August 4, 2020 | 10:00 a.m. Last week Sheriff’s Office deputies along with personnel from Dinwiddie’s Fire and EMS and search & rescue groups responded to the Ford area of the county to search for...
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County Cancels 2020 Fair Due to Pandemic

August 3, 2020
Posted: August 3, 2020 | 10:00 a.m. DINWIDDIE, VA – County Administrator, Kevin Massengill, announced this afternoon that the 2020 Dinwiddie County Fair, scheduled for September 25 – 27, 2020, has been cancelled. The annual event,...
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Board discusses potential ideas for COVID-19 Relief Fund

July 31, 2020
Posted: July 31, 2020 | 10:00 a.m. By Rodney Robinson   DINWIDDIE -- Talks began Tuesday night amongst Dinwiddie County Board of Supervisors members, regarding the allocation of COVID-19 relief funds for the county. County...
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John Tyler Community College’s Fall Class Schedule offers Flexible Options

July 30, 2020
Posted: July 30, 2020 | 10:00 a.m. CHESTER and MIDLOTHIAN, Va. – With health and safety in mind, John Tyler Community College is offering a fall class schedule that gives students options. The schedule includes classes...
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Local Headlines

July 27, 2020

Crater Planning District Commission Elects Officers

  The Crater Planning District Commission met on June 25 and unanimously re-elected Dinwiddie County Supervisor, Dr. Mark Moore, as...
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July 24, 2020

Dinwiddie School Board meets to discuss upcoming school year

By Rodney Robinson DINWIDDIE -- The Dinwiddie School Board met Tuesday evening to discuss the upcoming plan for the fall....
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July 23, 2020

Planning Commission votes on two cases Wednesday

By Rodney Robinson DINWIDDIE -- The Dinwiddie Planning Commission met Wednesday night to discuss two cases for a public hearing....
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July 20, 2020

77-year-old man with Dimentia has been found, Deputies say

DINWIDDIE -- A 77-year-old man with dementia who disappeared in Dinwiddie County Sunday Evening has been found, Dinwiddie sheriff’s office...
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July 20, 2020

I-85 Northbound crash has been cleared

DINWIDDIE -- An accident on I-85 that closed all lanes northbound has been cleared.  The Virginia Department of Transportation reported...
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July 17, 2020

Neighbors express their concern at Dinwiddie Planning Commission meeting

Posted: July 17, 2020 | 10:00 a.m. By Rodney Robinson DINWIDDIE -- After the applicant from Ogburn and Ogburn Trucking shared...
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