The Dinwiddie Monitor

Eight injured in U.S. Route 460 crash in Sutherland Wednesday

April 18, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: April 18, 2019 | 12:25 p.m. DINWIDDIE - Eight people were injured after a van and sport utility vehicle collided along U.S. Route 460 early Wednesday afternoon. According to Dinwiddie Fire...
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Attracting, retaining teachers, school security highlight Weston’s $55M budget

April 17, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: April 17, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. DCPS requests $653,000 increase in county funding for upcoming year DINWIDDIE - With the understanding that the school division is competing with other schools in...
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Dinwiddie Schools to close May 17 due to NHRA event

April 16, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: April 16, 2019 | 2:10 p.m. DINWIDDIE - As one of the biggest motorsports events in the Commonwealth prepares to descend on Dinwiddie County, the school division is being proactive by...
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Trial for suspect in businessman’s murder delayed

April 15, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: April 15, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. DINWIDDIE - The trial for one of the three individuals charged in connection with the robbery and murder of a father and Dinwiddie County business...
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Six years strong, ‘Teen Expo’ continues to grow Dinwiddie minds

April 13, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: April 13, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. DINWIDDIE - It is said that the youth of today are the leaders of tomorrow and, for some, those are just words but in Dinwiddie...
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New law lets school boards opt to open before Labor Day

April 11, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: April 11, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. School officials say local, regional conversations would be needed before considering any changes VIRGINIA - Even when in the midst of a school year, planning and...
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Legislators approve $315 million for construction of new Central State Hospital

April 10, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: April 10, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. Dinwiddie leaders up to Washington reps pleased to see needed improvements coming to Central State DINWIDDIE - Just over a week after announcing his proposal...
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Dinwiddie man charged in deadly PG crash remains behind bars

April 9, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: April 9, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. PRINCE GEORGE - The driver of a truck that drifted off the road before overcorrecting into the opposing lane and colliding with a sedan, killing...
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Local Headlines

March 24, 2019

Motions hearing set for March 22 in Adkins murder case

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: March 24, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. Prosecutors gear up for capital murder trial against suspect Coleman...
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March 22, 2019

Residents come out to learn about unique racquet sport Pickleball at weekend clinic

By: Sherry Williams Kidd | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: March 22, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. Southside Virginia embraces pickleball as sport grows in popularity...
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March 20, 2019

Communities lose when newspapers die or slide into decline

By: Joyce Terhaar | Associated Press Published: March 10, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. Posted: March 20, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. It is...
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March 18, 2019

Love for animals powers compassionate care at Dinwiddie shelter

By: Sherry Williams Kidd | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: March 18, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. DINWIDDIE - Dinwiddie Animal Control Chief Alvin Langley...
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March 16, 2019

Suspect in businessman’s murder takes Alford plea

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: March 16, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. EDITOR'S NOTE: Story has been updated with new new trial...
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March 14, 2019

More time needed in extensive review of Federal train station report

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: March 14, 2019 | 5:45 p.m. Dinwiddie continues push for Collier Yard site near I-85, county...
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