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North Carolina, Virginia Attorney General Take Action Against Company Over Debt Collection Practices

Michael Campbell December 18, 2014 Comments Off

Article provided by the Virginia Office of the Attorney General. Submit your news to editor@dinwiddie-monitor.com WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and the Attorneys General of North Carolina and Virginia took action

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Preservation Virginia Names New Leader for Bacon’s Castle

Michael Campbell December 18, 2014 Comments Off

SURRY – The organization, Preservation Virginia, has named a new site coordinator for Bacon’s Castle’s continued operation. Joanna Braswell accepted the position after serving as interim coordinator since Todd Ballance resigned last month. Joanna received

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Surry County’s Gray’s Creek Boat Ramp Ready for Use

Michael Campbell December 18, 2014 Comments Off

SURRY – Phase one of the Gray’s Creek Marina Complex in Surry County is ready for use, but there are is the matter of boater’s speed to be addressed. Project manager Brian Camden reported

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Governor Announces Budget Proposals, Detailing Cuts & Fee Increases

Michael Campbell December 17, 2014 Comments Off

Photo Credit: Office of the Governor RICHMOND – As the start of the upcoming General Assembly session looms on the horizon, Governor Terry McAuliffe announced his budget proposals before the Joint Money Committees, laying

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Middlesex High Student Arrested After Cache of Guns, Knives Found in Car

Michael Campbell December 16, 2014 Comments Off

Article Provided by Middlesex County Sheriff’s Office. Submit your news at editor@dinwiddie-monitor.com MIDDLESEX – Middlesex County Sheriff’s Office in conjunction with Newport News Police and the Tri River Drug Task Force K9 units conducted

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Governor Announces $28 Million in Funding for New Voting Machines across Virginia

Michael Campbell December 15, 2014 Comments Off

Article Provided by the Office of the Governor of Virginia Photo Credit: @GovernorVA / Twitter VIRGINIA  –  Today Governor Terry McAuliffe announced that he is including $28 million in his budget to provide new voting

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Surry County High School’s Drama Team Advances to State Festival

Michael Campbell December 15, 2014 Comments Off

ABOVE PHOTO: Surry’s drama team: Left to right, Kyrsten Trigg, Kelana Thomas, Gina Clayton (teacher/director), Jacob Saurino, Kelana Thomas, Trisha Terry, Ariel Saunders, Mason Grissett, Tanisha Parson, Eric Blevins, and David McDonald. Not pictured,

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Virginia Blood Services Asks Local Residents to Donate During Holiday Season

Michael Campbell December 15, 2014 Comments Off

Article provided by Virginia Blood Services. Submit your news at editor@dinwiddie-monitor.com The winter weather hasn’t hit just yet, but if this season is anything like last year’s, Virginia Blood Services could be looking forward

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Mother Honors Son’s Memory, Brings Awareness to Substance Abuse Victims with Christmas Tree

Michael Campbell December 12, 2014 Comments Off

This Feature Is From Our Sister Newspaper, The Dinwiddie Monitor DINWIDDIE – A local mother finds hope in her family’s loss, while cherishing the memories of her beloved son. Making it a goal to

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Surry Rescue Squad Celebrates 50 Years of Community Service, Saving Lives

Michael Campbell December 12, 2014 Comments Off

SURRY – Despite a cloudy rainy day, local residents turned out to help the Rescue Squad celebrate 50 years of service to the community this weekend. Squad members demonstrated new equipment such as the

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