The Prince George Journal

PG Superintendent presents ‘needs-based, future-focused’ budget to School Board

February 22, 2018
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: Feb. 22, 2018 | 11:20 a.m. PRINCE GEORGE - "Needs-based, future-focused." Those were the pillars of Prince George Public Schools Superintendent Renee Williams' proposed budget, which was presented to the Prince George...
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Prince George FTC robotics team competes

February 20, 2018
By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @PGJournal Posted: Feb. 20, 2018 | 1:40 p.m. PRINCE GEORGE - Prince George Schools fielded another FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC) robotics team in 2017-2018 for the fifth year in a...
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New School Board Member Johnson talks goals, commitment to his office


February 18, 2018
By: Meredith Baker | Email: Click Here Posted: Feb. 18, 2018 | 12:05 p.m.  PRINCE GEORGE - New School Board Member Chris Johnson has completed the first month of his first term on the board. Johnson...
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Supervisors briefed on fund balance status during first budget work session

February 16, 2018
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: Feb. 16, 2018 | 1:20 p.m. PRINCE GEORGE - With less than five months remaining in the current fiscal year, it's the time of year where supervisors and senior county...
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Tax increase may be needed to help pay for new schools

February 14, 2018
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: Feb. 14, 2018 | 1:20 p.m. PRINCE GEORGE - While Prince George County Administrator Percy Ashcraft isn't expected to make his proposed budget presentation to supervisors until later this month, county...
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Southside Virginia’s Believe-N-U Development Center to Move to New, Improved Facility.

February 12, 2018
By: Sherry Williams Kidd | Email: Click Here Posted: Feb. 12, 2018 | 12:50 p.m.  PRINCE GEORGE - The Believe-N-U Academic Development Center (ADC) was established in 2013 as the brick and mortar arm of Believe-N-U...
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Multimillion-dollar public safety radio project continues to move forward

February 10, 2018
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: Feb. 10, 2018 | 2:10 p.m. PRINCE GEORGE - One of the county's largest capital projects continues to progress forward but, according to a recent update from county staff and...
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Appomattox Regional Governor’s School’s popular Writers Fest returns

February 7, 2018
By: Sherry Williams Kidd | Email: Click Here Posted: Feb. 7, 2018 | 12:50 p.m.  PETERSBURG - The Appomattox Regional Governor’s School for the Arts and Technology, will host its popular Writers Fest on Sunday, February...
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Local Headlines

February 1, 2018

Leaders request more time to weigh special tax district along Exit 45

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: Feb. 1, 2018 | 2:45 p.m. Revenue would be used to finance upkeep of ‘Gardens’...
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January 30, 2018

PG School board reorganizes, makes appointments to regional boards

By: Meredith Baker | Email: Click Here Posted: Jan. 30, 2018 | 12:05 p.m.  PRINCE GEORGE - The Prince George County...
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January 29, 2018

Arrests made as Prince George Police uncover drugs, firearm during traffic stop

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: Jan. 29, 2018 | 4:10 p.m. PRINCE GEORGE - Three Northern Virginia men are behind...
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January 28, 2018

Prince George Board’s newest faces eager to begin serving community

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: Jan. 28, 2018 | 2:45 p.m. PRINCE GEORGE - The dust has settled following the...
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January 26, 2018

Federal, state funding for CCAM Apprentice Academy in Prince George approved

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: Jan. 26, 2018 | 11:25 a.m. PRINCE GEORGE - One of the economic development gems...
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January 24, 2018

Luca Italian Restaurant prepares for move to new location, plans for old location on the horizon

By: Sherry Williams Kidd | Email: Click Here Posted: Jan. 22, 2017 | 2:20 p.m.  PRINCE GEORGE - Jose Luis Pedraza, the owner...
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