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Timeline of discussions regarding plans for new county schools

July 26, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: July 26, 2019 | 12:30 p.m. 23 months have passed since 2017 core committee presentation PRINCE GEORGE – Earlier this month, as supervisors digested information on public-private partnerships and discussed the viability of such a partnership...
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PG’s Service Center Metals purchased by Richmond company

July 24, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: July 24, 2019 | 12:30 p.m. New majority owner has holdings in Richmond, S. Carolina PRINCE GEORGE – One of the county’s key industrial assets and homegrown businesses now has new owners following Service Center Metals...
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Pennycuff begins work as Prince George’s new superintendent

July 22, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: July 22, 2019 | 12:30 p.m. PRINCE GEORGE – July 1 may have just been another day on the calendar for some but, for Dr. Lisa Pennycuff inside Prince George Public Schools’ central office, the day...
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Police investigating after weekend shootings leave two injured

July 22, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: July 22, 2019 | 11:30 a.m. PRINCE GEORGE - Local authorities are starting their week with an investigation into two shootings in the county that left two people injured and several home damaged by gunfire. According...
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Supervisors table new sign ordinance as concerns arise

July 20, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: July 20, 2019 | 12:30 p.m. PRINCE GEORGE – A decision on changes to the county’s ordinances regarding various types of signs has been delayed until August after some aspects of the proposal drew concern from...
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Case against former PG bus driver continued until fall

July 18, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: July 18, 2019 | 12:30 p.m. March crash left at least three students injured, school officials said PRINCE GEORGE – The case against a former Prince George County Public Schools bus driver who allegedly kept driving...
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