The Dinwiddie Monitor

‘Giving back’ to taxpayers, maintaining services represent county’s FY 2020 budget goals

April 19, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: April 19, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. DINWIDDIE - The 2019 fiscal year ends in just over two month's time so, for many localities, Dinwiddie County included, construction of the upcoming year's...
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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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Local Headlines

December 28, 2017

Comcast franchise agreement approved as leaders, residents press for service expansion

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: Dec. 28, 2017 | 10:40 a.m. DINWIDDIE - After months of back and forth between Dinwiddie...
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December 21, 2017

RBC pecan groves remain open to public as residents raise concerns over changes to access

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: Dec. 21, 2017 | 2:21 p.m. DINWIDDIE - For some, the start of the fall season is...
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December 13, 2017

Dinwiddie’s Historic Poplar Grove Cemetery to hold its first ‘Wreaths Across America’ ceremony

By: Sherry Williams Kidd | Email: Click Here Posted: Dec. 13, 2017 | 1:35 p.m.  DINWIDDIE - At noon on Saturday, December...
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December 13, 2017

Dinwiddie Sheriff’s Office to hold church safety forum in wake of deadly Texas shooting

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: Dec. 13, 2017 | 11:15 a.m.  DINWIDDIE - Just over a month ago, a gunman opened...
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December 11, 2017

‘A Family Country Christmas’ on tap for Dinwiddie Christmas Parade

By: Sherry Williams Kidd | Email: Click Here Posted: Dec. 11, 2017 | 5:05 p.m.  DINWIDDIE - The 2017 Dinwiddie County’s much-anticipated...
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December 9, 2017

Dinwiddie County Ushers in Christmas with annual Grand Illumination

By: Sherry Williams Kidd | Email: Click Here Posted: Dec. 9, 2017 | 2:25 p.m.  DINWIDDIE - Dinwiddie County ushered in the...
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