The Dinwiddie Monitor

Smith sentenced to life in prison for 2018 murder

July 16, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: July 16, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. DINWIDDIE – After being found guilty of first-degree murder in the death of a Dinwiddie County business owner and father, a Newport News man will...
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DCPS seeks school supply donations for local students

July 14, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: July 14, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. Donations accepted through July 31 at DCPS' Central Office DINWIDDIE – Even though the height of summer has settled in across the Commonwealth, stores and...
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County hopes to open Sheriff’s Office precinct in NE Dinwiddie this month

July 12, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: July 12, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. DINWIDDIE – Regular commuters and infrequent travelers along U.S. Route 460 and U.S. Route 1 would be hard-pressed to miss the growth in and around...
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Two suspects in Salaam murder await sentencing following Smith conviction

July 10, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: July 10, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. DINWIDDIE - Just over a year after a Dinwiddie business man’s murder, the second of three suspects charged in connection with his death has been convicted...
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One year in, new facility offers boost to Dinwiddie public safety

July 8, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: July 8, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. DINWIDDIE – Aside from school wrapping for the year and the return of warm weather to the county, the early summer carries another milestone to...
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‘Savannah Sipping Society’ enthralls theatergoers at Swift Creek Mill

July 6, 2019
By: Sherry Williams Kidd | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: July 6, 2019 | 12:30 p.m. VIRGINIA - Swift Creek Mill Theatre's latest feature on their mainstage, Savannah Sipping Society has captured the hearts and funny bones of local...
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Second suspect in 2018 murder of Dinwiddie business owner convicted

July 3, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: July 3, 2019 | 9:53 a.m. DINWIDDIE - Just over a year after a Dinwiddie business man's murder, the second of three suspects charged in connection with his death has been convicted...
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Southside Virginia shines as students excel at Richard Bland College

July 2, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: July 2, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. VIRGINIA - As the Spring semester becomes a distant memory for students at Richard Bland College, their accomplishments have left a lasting impact on the college...
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Local Headlines

June 24, 2019

Local prosecutors’ review of deadly church van crash continues

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: June 24, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. DINWIDDIE – As the community tries to make sense of...
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June 22, 2019

Morrissey upsets Dance in State Senate Democratic primary

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: June 22, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. 16th Senate District results highlight low-turnout primaries VIRGINIA – While...
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June 20, 2019

Dinwiddie grads share smiles, memories at commencement ceremony

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: June 20, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. DINWIDDIE – When put in perspective, from their first day...
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June 18, 2019

Home Depot volunteers enhance Dinwiddie vet’s home for Father’s Day

By: Sherry Williams Kidd | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: June 18, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. DINWIDDIE - Volunteer employees of the Colonial Heights Home...
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June 16, 2019

Preliminary hearing set in Muslim center bomb threat case

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: June 16, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. DINWIDDIE – A Dinwiddie woman charged in connection with making...
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June 14, 2019

Dinwiddie leaders talk workplace safety after VB shootings

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: June 14, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. 'See something, say something,’ stressed by local law enforcement DINWIDDIE...
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