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

April 27, 2016

Man pens book about Highway 301 businesses

You may have never heard of Tim O’Gorman or any of his books but if you are local you might...
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April 27, 2016

Tyler helps localities get their fines, fees back

Thanks to Delegates Roslyn Tyler and Riley Ingram’s collaborative efforts this 2016 session, localities can now have additional money for...
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April 20, 2016

Martin’s official doesn’t expect closures

The future of competing stores once the merger of Martin's Food Stores is complete should be secure, said a high-ranking...
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April 20, 2016

Southside Heritage Days hosted by historic inn

Historic Fork Inn on Route 460 was once again open to the public this year for the annual Southside Virginia...
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April 13, 2016

Honoring General A. P. Hill

Meredith Baker Apr. 3 A. P. Hill For seventeen years, a growing crowd has gathered at noon on April 2nd...
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April 6, 2016

State Police In Mourning After Trooper Gunned Down at Richmond Bus Station

RICHMOND - Tragedy struck in the heart of Virginia’s capital city Thursday afternoon as a man opened fire on a...
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