The Dinwiddie Monitor Headlines

NASCAR Race Recap: Johnson Wins Atlanta; Ties Earnhardt, Sr. with 76 Career Cup Wins

Web Team February 29, 2016

HAMPTON, Ga. – With wrecks erupting behind him, Jimmie Johnson took the checkered flag in overtime under caution in Sunday’s Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway—and then he remembered. Almost lost

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Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe Visits Waverly As Community Unites to Rebuild

Web Team February 26, 2016

TOWN OF WAVERLY, VIRGINIA – Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe started the day on Thursday in Appomattox and ended it in Waverly. The governor toured the two Virginia towns most severely hit by at least two

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Portion of Interstate 95 in Petersburg to Close Saturday Night into Sunday

Web Team February 26, 2016

CITY OF PETERSBURG, VIRGINIA – The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) crews will close all southbound lanes on I-95 at Washington St./Business Rt. 460 (mile marker 52) in Petersburg from 10 p.m. Saturday to

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Waverly Begins Task of Rebuilding After EF-1 Tornado Kills Three Residents

Michael Campbell February 25, 2016

EDITOR’S NOTE: Following the publishing of this story, Virginia State Police released the names of those who died in Wednesday’s Tornado in Waverly. They are as follows: Larry D. Turner, 50; Devine J. Stringfield,

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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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Prince George Police Arrest Two for Cocaine, Marijuana Possession During Drug Search

Michael Campbell February 23, 2016

PRINCE GEORGE COUNTY, VIRGINIA – A Prince George County man and woman are both behind bars after county police executed a search warrant on their home and found illegal drugs and a firearm. According

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NSCS Race Recap: Chesterfield’s Denny Hamlin Wins Closest Daytona 500 in History

Web Team February 22, 2016

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Most of the time, when an athlete talks about a “team victory,” it’s nothing more than a sports cliché. But Denny Hamlin’s win in Sunday’s Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway—by

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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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Dinwiddie News

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

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Industry Day Enlightens Dinwiddie High School Youth on Local Career Opportunities

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

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

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Virginia News

Burlington Store in Colonial Heights Nears Completion, Seeks Applicants for Various Openings

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

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

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Two Killed, Numerous Boats Destroyed in Suspected Arson At Popular Urbanna Marina Complex

February 29, 2016, Comments Off on Two Killed, Numerous Boats Destroyed in Suspected Arson At Popular Urbanna Marina Complex