The Prince George Journal

FOLAR Invites Participation in Blueway Survey

June 5, 2020
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @PGJournal Posted: June 5, 2020 | 4:30 p.m. Community survey will gauge use along the lower Appomattox River as well as identify need for future amenities to enhance the paddling experience....
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Northam Announces Phase Two Guidelines to Further Ease Public Health Restrictions

June 5, 2020
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @PGJournal Posted: June 5, 2020 | 2:30 p.m. VIRGINIA - Tuesday, Governor Ralph Northam signed Executive Order Sixty-Five and presented the second phase of the “Forward Virginia” plan to continue safely...
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Supervisors adopt budget; completing annual financial plan process

June 5, 2020
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @PGJournal Posted: June 5, 2020 | 12:30 p.m. New hires, fee increases scrapped as COVID-19 derails revenue forecasts PRINCE GEORGE – In what is likely to be one of the more...
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County offices scheduled to reopen June 17 after months-long closure

June 5, 2020
By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @PGJournal Posted: June 5, 2020 | 10:30 a.m. PRINCE GEORGE - On Monday, June 8, Prince George County Government offices will remain closed to the public but will remain open for...
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Nearly 8 in 10 Small Businesses Now Fully or Partially Open, New Poll Shows

June 4, 2020
By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @PGJournal Posted: June 4, 2020 | 4:30 p.m. Most small businesses are open in some capacity and are increasingly optimistic about the future, even while facing continued challenges from the coronavirus pandemic, according to the latest poll taken May 21...
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John Randolph Foundation, American Red Cross Partner to Save Lives

June 4, 2020
By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @PGJournal Posted: June 4, 2020 | 2:30 p.m. HOPEWELL— The John Randolph Foundation is partnering with The American Red Cross to help meet the continuing blood needs of patients suffering unexpected...
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Consulting firm hired to serve as interim Fire, EMS director

June 4, 2020
By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @PGJournal Posted: June 4, 2020 | 12:30 p.m. PRINCE GEORGE – As Prince George County prepares to search for a new fire and EMS director following the departure of former head...
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VDOC prepares for summer heat, hopes to add A/C to more facilities in the future

June 4, 2020
By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @PGJournal Posted: June 4, 2020 | 10:30 a.m. The Virginia Department of Corrections has been making preparations to keep inmates and staff safe during the extreme temperatures that can occur during...
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Local Headlines

May 22, 2017

Martin’s Food Stores to exit Virginia by summer’s end

By Michael Campbell, News Editor VIRGINIA - This summer will mark the end of a short, but notable, era in...
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May 18, 2017

Rowanty open house celebrates school’s 40th anniversary, looks toward future

By Michael Campbell, News Editor Posted: May 18, 2017 | 2:04 p.m. CARSON - Those passing by Rowanty Techincal Center...
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May 11, 2017

Schools see funding bump as supervisors approve FY2018 budget

By Michael Campbell, News Editor PRINCE GEORGE - Supervisors voted unanimously to approve the county's 2018 fiscal year budget Tuesday,...
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May 10, 2017

Search continues for suspect in Dollar General armed robbery

By: Michael Campbell, News Editor PRINCE GEORGE - Authorities continue their search for the man who brandished a firearm during...
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May 8, 2017

Prince George EMS considers partnership with new Tri-City Emergency Center

By Michael Campbell News Editor PRINCE GEORGE - As a new state-of-the-art full-service emergency care center progresses quickly toward completion...
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May 5, 2017

Ace Hardware announces closing of Prince George facility

By Roger Bell, Editor PRINCE GEORGE - A national hardware company has announced plans to close its facility in Prince...
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