The Dinwiddie Monitor

Dinwiddie continues Collier Yard push for new train station

November 18, 2018
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: November 18, 2018 | 1:40 p.m.  Regional board to review federal report on proposed Colonial Heights train station VIRGINIA - After a federal memo surfaced that appeared to imply officials in Washington,...
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Soldier indicted for military vehicle theft

November 16, 2018
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: November 16, 2018 | 1:40 p.m.  FORT PICKETT - A Virginia National Guard soldier who led police on a multi-jurisdictional pursuit in an armored military vehicle over the summer has been...
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Man sleeping in vehicle outside Dinwiddie Middle leads to brief lockdown

November 15, 2018
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: November 15, 2018 | 4:11 p.m.  DINWIDDIE - Dinwiddie Middle School was placed on lockdown Thursday afternoon after a man was found to be sleeping inside a van outside the school...
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Feds appear to give localities say in new train station location

November 14, 2018
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: November 14, 2018 | 1:40 p.m.  Dinwiddie supports Collier Yard site as Colonial Heights seeking millions for station in city VIRGINIA - As efforts to expand public transportation access, particularly through rail...
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Charges pending after airsoft gun found on Dinwiddie school bus

November 12, 2018
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: November 12, 2018 | 4:18 p.m.  DINWIDDIE - Charges are expected after an airsoft gun was found on a Dinwiddie County school bus Monday afternoon. In a statement, Dinwiddie County Public...
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Dinwiddie Schools achieve accreditation under new state standards

November 12, 2018
By: Meredith Baker | Email: Click Here Posted: November 12, 2018 | 1:40 p.m.  DINWIDDIE - State accreditation standards are in the process of changing to include different factors, but all seven of Dinwiddie County’s schools are...
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Students taken to hospital after Dinwiddie bus accident

November 12, 2018
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: November 12, 2018 | 9:12 a.m.  DINWIDDIE - Five students have been taken to the hospital for evaluation following a Monday morning school bus accident in the county. According to the...
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Dinwiddie Monitor writers receive VSBA recognition

November 10, 2018
By: Staff Reports | Email: Click Here Posted: November 10, 2018 | 1:40 p.m.  VIRGINIA - The Dinwiddie Monitor's News Editor Michael Campbell writer Meredith Baker were recognized at the October 8 meeting of the Prince George...
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Local Headlines

November 2, 2018

VACo presents award to Dinwiddie for Ragsdale building

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: November 2, 2018 | 1:45 p.m.  DINWIDDIE - Dinwiddie continues to capture the attention of the...
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October 31, 2018

Dinwiddie gets state money for school security needs

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: October 31, 2018 | 1:45 p.m.  DINWIDDIE - As school shootings in Florida, Connecticut, and...
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October 29, 2018

Area Red Cross responds to those affected by recent hurricanes

By: Sherry Williams Kidd | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: October 29, 2018 | 1:40 p.m.  VIRGINIA - When Hurricane Michael slammed onshore...
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October 27, 2018

Fieldwork complete in Dinwiddie’s ongoing reassessment

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: October 27, 2018 | 1:45 p.m.  DINWIDDIE - One of the more time-intensive parts of...
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October 25, 2018

DHS students dive into county affairs during Government Day

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: October 25, 2018 | 1:45 p.m.  DINWIDDIE - A near $1 million fire engine. New...
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October 24, 2018

Weather impacts Richard Bland’s Pecan Festival for second year

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: October 24, 2018 | 12:50 p.m.  This year’s Pecan Festival will not be rescheduled, college confirms...
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