Dinwiddie News

News and headlines from around Dinwiddie County, as reported by The Dinwiddie Monitor’s team of reporters and contributing writers.

Dinwiddie Schools Talk Bus Safety, Informing Parents After Last Month’s Crash

Michael Campbell March 3, 2016

DINWIDDIE COUNTY, VIRGINIA – Nearly two weeks ago, 22 Dinwiddie County Middle School and High School were injured after the school buses they were riding on collided when a pickup truck suddenly stopped in

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Industry Day Enlightens Dinwiddie High School Youth on Local Career Opportunities

Web Team March 2, 2016

DINWIDDIE COUNTY, VIRGINIA – Three years and growing. The third annual Dinwiddie Industry Day helped contact local students with businesses across the Tri-Cities to help teach them about the different career opportunities here and

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Super Tuesday Results: Trump, Clinton Win Big Around Dinwiddie As Voters Turn Out For Primaries

Michael Campbell March 2, 2016

DINWIDDIE COUNTY, VIRGINIA – As Super Tuesday fades into the political background, the Republican and Democratic primaries saw big turnouts and a decisive victory by Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and a significantly closer

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Super Tuesday in Virginia: Voters Turn Out For Republican, Democratic Primaries

Michael Campbell March 1, 2016

CENTRAL VIRGINIA – Voters around the Commonwealth are taking time away from their lunch breaks or adding a few minutes to their morning and evening commute to head to the polls as part of

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High Winds, Tornadoes Among Severe Weather Risks Across Region Wednesday

Web Team February 24, 2016

DINWIDDIE COUNTY, VIRGINIA – Wednesday is a time to stay weather-aware as a risk of strong to severe storms has been projected for much of the Metro-Richmond, Tri-Cities, and Hampton Roads area. A TORNADO

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Dinwiddie Bus Driver Charged in Crash That Left 22 Students Injured Thursday Afternoon

Michael Campbell February 19, 2016

DINWIDDIE COUNTY, VIRGINIA – An unidentified Dinwiddie County bus driver has been charged with following too closely after police say they failed to stop in time for a stopped bus ahead of them, resulting

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At Least 20 Students Injured In Afternoon School Bus Crash In Dinwiddie County

Michael Campbell February 18, 2016

DINWIDDIE COUNTY, VIRGINIA – Several students were transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries after a Dinwiddie County school bus collided with another bus along a busy county roadway Thursday afternoon. According to Virginia

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Snow Days Prompts Dinwiddie Schools to Convert Feb. 29 Early Release into Full School Day

Michael Campbell February 18, 2016

DINWIDDIE COUNTY, VIRGINIA – In an effort to make up missed schools days due to the recent bout of wintery weather, Dinwiddie County Schools have converted an upcoming student early release day to a

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