The Dinwiddie Monitor

‘Forever Homes’ found for pets at Dinwiddie Animal Shelter open house

June 26, 2019
By: Sherry Williams Kidd| Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: June 26, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. DINWIDDIE – June 15 was one of those absolutely perfect and beautiful mornings that bring a smile to your face, just from the...
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Local prosecutors’ review of deadly church van crash continues

June 24, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: June 24, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. DINWIDDIE – As the community tries to make sense of the devastating loss of four churchgoers in a deadly van crash on U.S. Route 460...
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Morrissey upsets Dance in State Senate Democratic primary

June 22, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: June 22, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. 16th Senate District results highlight low-turnout primaries VIRGINIA – While not usually the venue for upsets, last week’s Republican and Democratic primaries across the Commonwealth...
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Dinwiddie grads share smiles, memories at commencement ceremony

June 20, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: June 20, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. DINWIDDIE – When put in perspective, from their first day as freshmen to their final day in the classroom, Dinwiddie County High School students spend...
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Home Depot volunteers enhance Dinwiddie vet’s home for Father’s Day

June 18, 2019
By: Sherry Williams Kidd | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: June 18, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. DINWIDDIE - Volunteer employees of the Colonial Heights Home Depot store put their various skills to practice on their day off as they made...
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Preliminary hearing set in Muslim center bomb threat case

June 16, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: June 16, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. DINWIDDIE – A Dinwiddie woman charged in connection with making a bomb threat to a Tri-City area Muslim center is expected to appear before a...
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Dinwiddie leaders talk workplace safety after VB shootings

June 14, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: June 14, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. 'See something, say something,’ stressed by local law enforcement DINWIDDIE – Flags across the Commonwealth may have returned to full staff but the memory of...
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Pamplin Park celebrates 25th anniversary during Memorial Day weekend

June 12, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: June 12, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. DINWIDDIE – A fixture in the community and a must-visit location for history buffs locally and abroad celebrated a milestone anniversary as Pamplin Historical Park...
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Local Headlines

April 11, 2017

McKenney man killed in single-vehicle crash in Dinwiddie

Contributed by: Virginia State Police DINWIDDIE - One person was killed Tuesday afternoon when the car they were driving ran...
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April 11, 2017

Statewide burn ban continues through end of April

By Michael Campbell, News Editor DINWIDDIE - Springtime has settled into the Central and Southside Virginia area over the past...
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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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