The Dinwiddie Monitor

Region’s law enforcement honor the fallen at memorial breakfast

May 20, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: May 20, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. Widow of slain VSP special agent offers poignant words to officers  VIRGINIA – Earlier this month, hundreds of police officers, sheriffs, deputies, and other law...
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Generals Become Supervisors: DHS students engage in civic duty during Government Day

May 18, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: May 18, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. Twice-yearly exercise immerses students in local government affairs DINWIDDIE - Hours before the Dinwiddie Board of Supervisors would head to the county government center to...
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Southside Virginia fuels up for NHRA action in Dinwiddie

May 16, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: May 16, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. Dinwiddie Schools to close May 17 due to expected travel impacts DINWIDDIE – The population of Dinwiddie County is likely to grow by a few...
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DHS seniors make plans for the future at ‘Decision Day’

May 15, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: May 15, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. DINWIDDIE – Graduation is just a few weeks away for dozens of Dinwiddie High School young men and women, along with the beginning of the...
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‘Live Well Expo’ seeks to inform, improve Dinwiddie lives

May 13, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: May 13, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. DINWIDDIE – “If you can live well, then you can learn well. And if you can learn well, then you lead well.” Those were the...
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Supervisors unanimously approve upcoming year’s county budget

May 11, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: May 11, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. DINWIDDIE – The county’s budget for the next fiscal year has been formally adopted after a quiet public hearing last Tuesday saw Dinwiddie County Administrator...
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Health officials advise parents after Dinwiddie student diagnosed with Scarlet Fever

May 9, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: May 9, 2019 | 5:55 p.m. DINWIDDIE - Some parents of children who attend school in Dinwiddie are being asked to be vigilant and monitor their child's health after a young...
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DCPS works to strike balance between cost, access to regional programs for students

May 9, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: May 9, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. DINWIDDIE - As the end of the 2018-2019 school year approaches and, with it, the end of the 2019 fiscal year, the budget building process...
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Local Headlines

April 30, 2019

Personal property tax rate drops as supervisors adopt FY2020 levies

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: April 30, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. DINWIDDIE - Checking off another box in their annual budget-building...
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April 28, 2019

Temporary improvements installed at dangerous county intersection

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: April 28, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. VDOT: Local leaders expect to pick permanent fix option in...
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April 26, 2019

‘Riverfest’ seeks to draw hundreds to banks of Appomattox River

By: Sherry Williams Kidd | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: April 26, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. DINWIDDIE - The warm weather and steady breezes...
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April 25, 2019

Dispose of unused medications at this weekend’s ‘Drug Take-Back Day’

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: April 25, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. Numerous communities hosting take-back sites across Southern Va. Saturday VIRGINIA...
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April 24, 2019

Proposed assisted living facility fails to find county support

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: April 24, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. Too many unanswered questions mar proposed project DINWIDDIE - Developers...
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April 23, 2019

Festivities planned in celebration of Battersea’s 250th anniversary

By: Sherry Williams Kidd | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: April 23, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. VIRGINIA - The Battersea Foundation is planning a...
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