The Dinwiddie Monitor

Sheriff’s Corner

July 3, 2020
Posted: July 3, 2020 | 10:00 a.m. As we all prepare for this 4th of July weekend I want to caution everyone to take the steps necessary to keep you and your family safe this holiday...
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Breaking News: Governor Northam Prohibits Congregating in Bars, Stresses Caution As Virginia Moves to Phase Three

July 2, 2020
Posted: July 2, 2020 | 9:00 a.m. With cases rising in other states, Virginia will maintain current restrictions on bar seating, congregating Commonwealth of Virginia Office of Governor Ralph S. Northam FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE. June 30,...
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Governor Northam Announces $14.66 Million for New Economic Resilience and Recovery Program

June 26, 2020
Posted: June 26, 2020 | 4:29 p.m. Program will support communities in developing economic recovery tools to address pandemic RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced more than $14.66 million for a new Economic Resilience and Recovery Program...
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Trustees make it clear that county does not sponsor local militia

June 25, 2020
VDOT Plan, Budget Amendment, and court cost increase approved By Jami Snead, Staff Writer Posted: June 25, 2020 | 3:54 p.m. DINWIDDIE— Dianna Bryant, Assistant Residency Administrator with the Virginia Department Of Transportation,  reviewed the VDOT Secondary...
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Governor Northam and VMFA Announce Virginia Visual Artist Relief Program

June 24, 2020
Posted: June 24, 2020 | 5:14 p.m. ~ Grant applications now being accepted ~ RICHMOND—Virginia Governor Ralph Northam, First Lady Pamela Northam, and Virginia Museum of Fine Arts (VMFA) Director and CEO Alex Nyerges today announced...
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McEachin Wins Fourth Congressional District Primary Overwhelmingly

June 24, 2020
Posted: June 24, 2020 | 8:56 a.m. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 23, 2020 RICHMOND, VA – Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) released today the following statement on his resounding victory in today’s Democratic primary: “I want to thank...
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Department of Parks and Recreation Phase II Reopening

June 23, 2020
Posted: June 23, 2020 | 3:30 p.m. County of Dinwiddie PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT June 23, 2020 Dinwiddie County government offices began reopening to the public on June 15, 2020. Given the nature of Parks and Recreation,...
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BREAKING NEWS: Suspect injured in Prince George County police-involved shooting

June 19, 2020
By Alina Moody Posted: June 19, 2020 | 12:28 p.m. A police-involved shooting took place on June 17 at approximately 4:05p.m. in the 2000 block of Waterside Road in Prince George County. The Prince George Police Department...
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Local Headlines

June 5, 2020

Criminal charges unlikely against driver involved in deadly van crash

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: June 5, 2020 | 1:30 p.m. Four Blackstone church members killed in May 2019...
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June 5, 2020

Northam Announces Phase Two Guidelines to Further Ease Public Health Restrictions

By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: June 5, 2020 | 11:00 a.m. VIRGINIA - Tuesday, Governor Ralph Northam signed Executive...
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June 4, 2020

Shop locally, help the Bay’s environment and economy

By: Adam Bray and Nissa Dean | Bay Journal News Service Posted: June 4, 2020 | 5:30 p.m. Every year...
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June 4, 2020

Nearly 8 in 10 Small Businesses Now Fully or Partially Open, New Poll Shows

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...
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June 4, 2020

Community leader Kathy Young dies at 76

By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @DinwiddieMontir Posted: June 4, 2020 | 1:30 p.m. DINWIDDIE – Dinwiddie County is known for being...
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June 4, 2020

VDOC prepares for summer heat, hopes to add A/C to more facilities in the future

By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @DinwiddieMontir Posted: June 4, 2020 | 11:30 a.m. The Virginia Department of Corrections has been making...
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