The Dinwiddie Monitor

Driver in pursuit that killed girl, 5, to go on trial next month

December 7, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: December 7, 2019 | 1:45 p.m.  DINWIDDIE – The driver who led state troopers on a multi-county high-speed chase that began in Dinwiddie and took a deadly turn in...
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Dinwiddie’s American Legion Post 149 recognized

December 5, 2019
By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: December 5, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. DINWIDDIE - The American Legion 4th District (Eastern Region) Commander recognized those members of our local American Legion Post 149 as part of the...
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Supervisors, residents critical of October VDOT meeting’s format

December 3, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: December 3, 2019 | 3:45 p.m. County plans traditional town hall format for future meetings on project DINWIDDIE – While members of the Virginia Department of Transportation said feedback...
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Dinwiddie 911 system back working normally after day-long outage

December 3, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Updated: December 3, 2019 | 6:55 p.m.  DINWIDDIE - Dinwiddie County's 911 system is back to normal operations after an outage caused the service to stop working Tuesday, seeing calls...
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Do Not Approach: Dinwiddie man sought after leading police on chase in stolen vehicle

December 2, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: December 2, 2019 | 12:37p.m.  DINWIDDIE - Chesterfield Police is searching for the man who led authorities on a chase through Ettrick Sunday before fleeing on foot in the City...
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Write-in race see Schnepf named to District 1 school board seat

December 1, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: December 1, 2019 | 1:45 p.m.  DINWIDDIE – School division and election officials confirmed Dinwiddie Middle School resource officer Jerry Schnepf was the successful write-in candidate for the school...
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Pamplin Park hosts Ft. Lee Civilian Military Council luncheon

November 29, 2019
By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: November 29, 2019 | 1:45 p.m.  DINWIDDIE - Pamplin Historical Park & The National Museum of the Civil War Soldier hosted the Fort Lee Civilian Military Council with Dinwiddie...
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Happy Thanksgiving from The Dinwiddie Monitor

November 28, 2019
By: Staff Report | Twitter: @DinwiddieMonitr Posted: November 28, 2019 | 12:30 p.m.  VIRGINIA - The Dinwiddie Monitor wishes you and your family the happiest of Thanksgiving. We are thankful for the privilege to serve our communities....
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Local Headlines

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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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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