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

April 25, 2017

School Board hires from within, names Weston as Dinwiddie Superintendent

By: Michael Campbell, News Editor DINWIDDIE - Following a months-long process that involved receiving feedback from parents, teachers and other...
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April 25, 2017

After quiet public hearing, county budget moves closer to approval

By: Michael Campbell, News Editor DINWIDDIE - After months of work sessions and meetings between county leaders, department heads and...
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April 19, 2017

Former Dinwiddie deputy indicted on child sex crime charges

By Michael Campbell, News Editor DINWIDDIE - A former Dinwiddie Sheriff's Office deputy is behind bars following his arrest on...
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April 19, 2017

Register your kids for Kindergarten on April 20

By Michael Campbell News Editor DINWIDDIE - Parents looking to register their kids for kindergarten take note as Thursday, April...
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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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