The Dinwiddie Monitor

Dinwiddie’s Pamplin Park gears up for full year of activities during 25th anniversary

February 19, 2019
By: Sherry Williams Kidd | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: February 19, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. DINWIDDIE - Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier is celebrating its 25th anniversary throughout the entire year of...
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BB&T, Suntrust to merge as part of $66 billion deal

February 17, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: February 17, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. Both banks serve customers within and surrounding Dinwiddie County VIRGINIA - Two financial institutions that have each become very recognizable brands across the Commonwealth over...
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Man Killed in Two Vehicle Crash in Dinwiddie County

February 15, 2019
By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: February 15, 2019 | 5:00 p.m DINWIDDIE - On February 14, 2019 (Thursday) at approximately, 6:31 p.m., the Virginia State Police responded to a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of southbound Route 1...
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JaVonda Tucker receives ‘Dinwiddie Difference’ Award

February 14, 2019
By: Meredith Baker | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: February 14, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. DINWIDDIE - Dinwiddie Middle School Special Education Teacher JaVonda Tucker received the Dinwiddie Difference recognition at the January 8 school board meeting.  Dinwiddie County...
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Busy Dinwiddie intersection has history of fatal crashes

February 13, 2019
TBy: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: February 13, 2019 | 3:30 p.m. Locals question if traffic light, speed drop needed at New Cox, Courthouse Road DINWIDDIE - The community continues to mourn the loss of a young...
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After flooding complaints, VDOT addresses problem road in Wilsons

February 12, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: February 12, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. Road fixed within days of The Dinwiddie Monitor's inquiry DINWIDDIE - What has been a thorn in the side of drivers in the Wilsons area...
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Following tragic deaths, DCPS leaders provide support to students, staff

February 10, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: February 10, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. DINWIDDIE - The last several months have been difficult for the entire county and particularly Dinwiddie High School following the deaths of young students that...
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DHS Choir offers Valentine serenades during unique fundraiser

February 8, 2019
By: Sherry Williams Kidd | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: February 8, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. DINWIDDIE - The Dinwiddie High School Choir has come up with what might be the most romantic Valentine’s Day gift of all...
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Local Headlines

April 6, 2017

52-year-old man killed in single-car crash, two others seriously injured

By: Michael Campbell, News Editor Updated: Thursday, April 6, 2017 - 4:50 p.m. DINWIDDIE - Virginia State Police is investigating...
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April 4, 2017

Payless ShoeSource files Chapter 11 bankruptcy, plans to close 400 stores

By: Michael Campbell, News Editor VIRGINIA – Discount shoe retailer Payless ShoeSource announced Tuesday that it will be closing 400...
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April 3, 2017

Federal bill seeks billions to deal with maintenance issues at Petersburg Nat’l Battlefield, NPS sites

By: Michael Campbell, News Editor PRINCE GEORGE - Some of the nation's treasures are in need of serious repairs following...
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April 2, 2017

Two injured after gunfire erupts at concert hosted at Virginia Motorsports Park

By: Michael Campbell, News Editor DINWIDDIE - Two people were transported to a Petersburg hospital after gunshots rang out during...
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March 31, 2017

Supervisor Moody honored for three decades of service to Dinwiddie

By: Michael Campbell, News Editor DINWIDDIE - For any person, reflecting on the past can serve to bring back memories...
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March 24, 2017

Governor, local leaders ceremoniously break ground on ALDI distribution center, headquarters

By Michael Campbell, News Editor DINWIDDIE - Down a somewhat winding and rocky path near the intersection of U.S. routes...
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