The Prince George Journal

Arrest made in gaming machine thefts

August 5, 2020
(Prince George, VA) – Arrest made in String of Larcenies from Virginia Lottery and other Gaming Machines. On August 4, 2020, as a result of the efforts of the Sussex County Sheriff’s Office, members of...
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Board of supervisors discuss funding options for new SCBA

August 5, 2020
By Rodney Robinson PRINCE GEORGE, Va -- The Board of supervisors met in a special work session Tuesday evening, to discuss funding options for new self-contained breathing apparatus equipment. Betsy Drewry, deputy county administrator and...
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Petersburg Area Regional Tourism Receives VA Tourism Corporation DMO WanderLOVE Recovery Grant for Tourism Marketing

August 4, 2020
Posted: August 4, 2020 | 10:00 a.m.   On July 22, Governor Ralph Northam announced that Petersburg Area Regional Tourism, one of the Commonwealth’s destination marketing organizations (DMO), was awarded a $10,000 WanderLOVE Recovery Grant for...
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Hopewell/Prince George Chamber and Visitor Center Receives Virginia Tourism Corporation DMO WanderLove Recovery Grant for Tourism Marketing

August 3, 2020
Posted: August 3, 2020 | 10:00 a.m.   Hopewell/ Prince George Chamber and Visitor Welcome Center has received $9,934 from the Virginia Tourism Corporation (VTC) DMO WanderLove Recovery Grant Program, a new grant made available to...
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Planning Commission Receives First Residential Poultry Update

July 31, 2020
Posted: July 31, 2020 | 10:00 a.m. By Rodney Robinson   PRINCE GEORGE, Va -- The Planning Commission received its first residential poultry update on Thursday night. Originally, this request was started from a complaint,...
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Louis Pedraza continues to remain positive in midst of pandemic

July 30, 2020
Posted: July 30, 2020 | 10:00 a.m. By Rodney Robinson   PRINCE GEORGE, Va -- Luis Pedraza, the owner of Luca’s Restaurant, remembers times when he was 7-years-old in Mexico. He used to help his grandmother...
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John Tyler Community College’s Fall Class Schedule offers Flexible Options

July 29, 2020
Posted: July 29, 2020 | 10:00 a.m.   CHESTER and MIDLOTHIAN, Va. – With health and safety in mind, John Tyler Community College is offering a fall class schedule that gives students options. The schedule includes...
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PGCPS Welcomes Mrs. Raymonda Rhoades As North Elementary School’s New Assistant Principal

July 28, 2020
PRINCE GEORGE, Va. - Prince George County Public Schools is happy to announce the selection of Mrs. Raymonda Rhoades as Assistant Principal of North Elementary School for the 2020-2021 school year. Mrs. Rhoades holds a...
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Local Headlines

July 29, 2020

John Tyler Community College’s Fall Class Schedule offers Flexible Options

Posted: July 29, 2020 | 10:00 a.m.   CHESTER and MIDLOTHIAN, Va. – With health and safety in mind, John Tyler...
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July 28, 2020

PGCPS Welcomes Mrs. Raymonda Rhoades As North Elementary School’s New Assistant Principal

PRINCE GEORGE, Va. - Prince George County Public Schools is happy to announce the selection of Mrs. Raymonda Rhoades as...
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July 27, 2020

UPDATE: Southbound lanes near Rives Road in Petersburg cleared

PETERSBURG -- All southbound lanes near Rives Road in Petersburg are now open, according to VDOT. Southbound lanes were previously...
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July 27, 2020

All southbound lanes on I-95 are closed near Rives Road

PETERSBURG -- All southbound lanes are closed due to a crash on I-95 near Rives Road in Petersburg, VDOT reported....
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July 27, 2020

Lamb Center for Arts and Healing donates art kits during pandemic

By Rodney Robinson PRINCE GEORGE, Va -- The Lamb Center for Arts and Healing in Hopewell has created 550 art...
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July 26, 2020

PGCPS Selects Mrs. Kelly Jones As North Elementary School’s New Assistant Principal

PRINCE GEORGE, Va. - Prince George County Public Schools is pleased to announce Mrs. Kelly Jones has been selected as...
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