The Dinwiddie Monitor

Richard Bland College pecan harvesting underway

November 21, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: November 21, 2019 | 1:45 p.m.  DINWIDDIE - As Thanksgiving approaches, one of the staples of the season for some is the sweet flavor of fresh pecan pie, with many...
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Residents turn out as Dinwiddie adopts resolution supporting Second Amendment

November 20, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: November 20, 2019 | 1:06 p.m.  DINWIDDIE – A near-capacity crowd of Dinwiddie residents made their way to the county board of supervisors meeting Wednesday evening in support of...
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U.S. Foreign Affairs Training Center opens at Fort Pickett

November 19, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: November 19, 2019 | 1:45 p.m.  BLACKSTONE – Last Thursday was a milestone moment for Southside Virginia as a new state-of-the-art center specializing in foreign affairs training opened its...
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Aird, Morrissey, Ruff set to represent Dinwiddie in General Assembly

November 17, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: November 17, 2019 | 1:45 p.m.  Democrats control House, State Senate for first time in over two decades DINWIDDIE – While last week’s general election saw the vast majority...
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Dozens attend broadband internet information sessions

November 15, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: November 15, 2019 | 1:45 p.m.  Second set of sessions set for Thursday in McKenney, Midway Elementary DINWIDDIE – Weeks after signing a landmark contract to help spur the...
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Adams re-elected as Sheriff’s race highlights Election Day

November 13, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: November 13, 2019 | 1:45 p.m.  Steady turnout across county precincts during last Tuesday’s elections DINWIDDIE – County voters made their voices heard in a number of key races...
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ATTENTION WRITERS! The Dinwiddie Monitor looking for freelance correspondent

November 12, 2019
By: Staff Report | Twitter: @PGJournal Posted: November 12, 2019 | 1:35 p.m.  DINWIDDIE - Womack Publishing is looking for a freelance correspondent to cover town and county meetings, local events and feature stories for the Dinwiddie Monitor and Prince George Journal newspapers....
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Comments show locals want changes at dangerous Rt. 460 intersection

November 11, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: November 11, 2019 | 1:45 p.m.  DINWIDDIE – New public comments gathered by state transportation officials show Dinwiddie drivers want something done to help make the U.S. Route 460...
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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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