The Dinwiddie Monitor

Health officials confirm Dinwiddie’s first case of COVID-19

April 6, 2020
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: April 6, 2020 | 2:25 p.m. Over 50 cases of COVID-19 in eight Crater Health District communities  REGION - Dinwiddie County has become the latest Virginia community to record its first...
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DCPS continues meal distribution with 1,000 families being served each day

April 1, 2020
By: Adrienne Wallace | Email: Click Here Posted: April 1, 2020 | 1:31 p.m. DINWIDDIE – Meal distribution continues Monday through Friday for Dinwiddie students throughout the duration of the school closure.  Currently, Dinwiddie School Division is funding...
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Governor orders Virginians to stay home amid COVID-19 outbreak

March 30, 2020
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: March 30, 2020 | 3:30 p.m. 1,000-plus cases of COVID-19 reported in Virginia, 25 deaths VIRGINIA - As the number of cases of coronavirus surpassed 1,000 in the Commonwealth...
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Second case of COVID-19 confirmed in Crater Health District

March 26, 2020
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: March 26, 2020 | 1:31 p.m. Two Prince George cases mark first positive results in Crater Health District VIRGINIA - One day after a Fort Lee service member was confirmed to...
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Fort Lee soldier tests positive for COVID-19

March 25, 2020
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: March 25, 2020 | 12:10 p.m. FORT LEE - Military officials confirmed Tuesday evening that a service member stationed at Fort Lee has tested positive for coronavirus. While few...
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Dinwiddie Government Center to close to public amid COVID-19 pandemic

March 24, 2020
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: March 24, 2020 | 2:22 p.m. Beginning Wednesday, Dinwiddie Health Department will be only office open to public DINWIDDIE - Dinwiddie County will now joined several localities in the state...
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Governor closes schools for rest of school year as COVID-19 restrictions tighten

March 23, 2020
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: March 23, 2020 | 4:04 p.m. VIRGINIA - Governor Ralph Northam confirmed the school year for millions of Virginia students is effectively over as his administration directs all of...
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COVID-19 case confirmed in Southside Health District

March 20, 2020
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: March 20, 2020 | 1:45 p.m. Crater Health District continues to have no reported coronavirus cases, per state health officials VIRGINIA - Friday, the Southside Health District of the...
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Local Headlines

March 10, 2020

County details decision to end single-stream plastics recycling

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: March 10, 2020 | 12:30 p.m. DINWIDDIE - Following the county’s move to no longer...
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March 8, 2020

Yates, Rivers recognized as Dinwiddie ‘Hometown Heroes’

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: March 8, 2020 | 12:30 p.m. Pair joins distinguished list of local ‘Hometown Heroes’ DINWIDDIE...
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March 6, 2020

Southside Opportunity Fund accepting scholarship applications

By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: March 6, 2020 | 1:30 p.m. VIRGINIA - Applications for the annual Southside Opportunity Fund (SOF)...
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March 4, 2020

Sussex prison cell doors to be replaced to combat inmate jamming

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: March 4, 2020 | 1:30 p.m. $13 million, 1,400-door project to take three years to...
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March 2, 2020

Dinwiddie senior signs with semi pro team

By: Adrienne Wallace | Email: Click Here Posted: March 2, 2020 | 1:30 p.m. Cheyenne Wray proves herself on field and off DINWIDDIE...
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February 29, 2020

School leaders talk calendars, snow days after wintry blast

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: February 29, 2020 | 1:30 p.m. VIRGINIA – Plenty of students, and maybe even...
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