The Dinwiddie Monitor

‘Industry Day’ links county’s next-gen workforce with opportunity

February 21, 2020
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: February 21, 2020 | 1:30 p.m. Dozens of businesses expected at next Friday’s Industry Day DINWIDDIE - For students across the country, each day of class completed marks one...
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Dinwiddie closely monitoring Tri-City Landfill shutdown impacts

February 19, 2020
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: February 19, 2020 | 1:30 p.m. More CFS trucks, increased litter seen along U.S. Route 460 DINWIDDIE – It has been roughly four months since state environmental regulators moved...
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Roger Franklin remembered as a dedicated educator, leader

February 18, 2020
By: Adrienne Wallace | Email: Click Here Posted: February 18, 2020 | 7:30 p.m. Former RBC professor, PG school board member died Feb. 2, aged 70 DINWIDDIE – Roger Franklin, a former professor at Dinwiddie's Richard Bland College...
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Public hearing on U.S. 460-Courthouse project set for tonight

February 18, 2020
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: February 18, 2020 | 9:00 a.m. Public hearings begin at 7 p.m. in the county boardroom DINWIDDIE - Tuesday night will likely prove to be a pivotal moment in the...
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Over 20 dogs found dead at Dinwiddie kennel, owner charged

February 17, 2020
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: February 17, 2020 | 9:50 a.m. DINWIDDIE - Felony animal cruelty charges have been filed against a Dinwiddie man after animal control officers found over 20 dogs dead on...
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DCPS’ Weston details $91 million capital improvement plan

February 15, 2020
By: Adrienne Wallace | Email: Click Here Posted: February 15, 2020 | 1:30 p.m.  DINWIDDIE – The county public schools need $91.3 million for necessary improvements for its facilities and programming. Though that capital improvement plan was presented...
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Attorneys for murder suspect believe fair trial isn’t possible in Dinwiddie

February 13, 2020
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: February 13, 2020 | 1:30 p.m. Nov. 2019 defense filing sought change of venue; denied by judge DINWIDDIE – With the possibility of a second trial for the man...
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Public hearing on U.S. 460 intersection plans set for this month

February 11, 2020
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: February 11, 2020 | 1:30 p.m. DINWIDDIE – County drivers will have their chance to give feedback on a proposal to reconfigure an intersection locals have called dangerous during...
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Local Headlines

May 5, 2017

Community staple Ragsdale Building Supply reaches special milestone

By Roger Bell, Editor DINWIDDIE - There was a time when Ragsdale Building Supply nearly closed its doors for good....
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May 4, 2017

Virginia representatives split votes as House narrowly passes Obamacare replacement

By: Michael Campbell, News Editor VIRGINIA - Just over 100 days into his term in office, President Donald Trump joined...
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May 4, 2017

Former Dinwiddie charged with sex crimes involving minor released on bond

DINWIDDIE - A former Dinwiddie County Sheriff's Office deputy is out on bond following his arrest on charges related to...
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May 3, 2017

IN PICTURES: Robert & Betty Ragsdale Community Center grand opening

By: Michael Campbell, News Editor MCKENNEY - Experience a special moment in the history of the Town of McKenney and...
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May 3, 2017

Health insurer Aetna will not offer Obamacare plans in Virginia in 2018

By: Michael Campbell, News Editor VIRGINIA – According to published reports, major health insurance company Aetna says it will not...
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April 27, 2017

Look at long-term funding to make our schools better, says School Board’s Pittman

By: Michael Campbell, News Editor DINWIDDIE - While the audience for Tuesday's public hearing on the proposed 2018 fiscal year...
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