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

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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March 23, 2017

Residents, avid hunters show support for proposed rifle hunting ordinance

By: Michael Campbell, News Editor DINWIDDIE - Changes to a portion of the county's hunting ordinances regulating the caliber of...
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March 16, 2017

Bus driver convicted of reckless driving, loses license following January crash

By Michael Campbell, News Editor DINWIDDIE - The driver of a school bus that crashed along a county roadway in...
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March 15, 2017

Dinwiddie’s Milton Hargrave, Jr. recognized by Virginia’s Gateway Region, county board

By Michael Campbell, News Editor DINWIDDIE - A respected member of the community was recognized by the region’s leading economic...
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March 10, 2017

Bridge work to close portion of Namozine Road for majority of year

By Michael Campbell, News Editor DINWIDDIE - A seven-decades-old bridge linking Dinwiddie to Amelia County is slated to undergo a...
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