The Prince George Journal

Governor Northam announces The Hershey Company to invest $135 Million, create 110 new jobs in Augusta County

July 9, 2020
Governor Northam announces The Hershey Company to invest $135 Million, create 110 new jobs in Augusta County Project represents second major expansion of Stuarts Draft manufacturing operation since 2019 RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced that...
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PGCPS rolls out new ‘Return to Learn’ website in preparation for Fall

July 8, 2020
By Rodney Robinson Jr. PRINCE GEORGE, Va -- In preparation for the upcoming school year, Prince George County Public Schools has rolled out a new Return to Learn web page, as new information has been...
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Cameron Foundation Grant Connects RBC Students to Graduation

July 7, 2020
The Richard Bland College Foundation has received a COVID-19 Emergency Grant from the Petersburg-based Cameron Foundation to purchase mobile hotspots that will enable students to continue remote learning during, and beyond, the coronavirus pandemic. The...
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Virtual Admissions Open House July 21

July 7, 2020
Posted: July 7, 2020 | 8:25 a.m. The success of RBC’s first Virtual Admissions Open House in early June has prompted a second opportunity for prospective students and their families to learn more about the...
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McEachin leads 81 colleagues urging Trump to withdraw Executive Order that dangerously circumvents key environmental reviews intended to protect frontline communities

July 4, 2020
Posted: July 4, 2020 | 10:00 a.m. WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) today announced his letter urging the Trump administration to immediately withdraw an Executive Order that seeks to allow development projects...
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Prince George Board weighs concerns over building water plant

July 3, 2020
Posted: July 3, 2020 | 10:00 a.m. By Alina Moody The Board of Supervisors procured GettingGreatRates.com to perform a utility rate analysis late in 2019; the analysis conducted by the site was completed in March...
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Breaking News: Governor Northam Prohibits Congregating in Bars, Stresses Caution As Virginia Moves to Phase Three

July 2, 2020
Posted: July 2, 2020 | 9:00 a.m. With cases rising in other states, Virginia will maintain current restrictions on bar seating, congregating Commonwealth of Virginia Office of Governor Ralph S. Northam FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE. June 30, 2020 Office...
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Governor Northam Announces $14.66 Million for New Economic Resilience and Recovery Program

June 26, 2020
Posted: June 26, 2020 | 4:29 p.m. Program will support communities in developing economic recovery tools to address pandemic RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced more than $14.66 million for a new Economic Resilience and Recovery Program...
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Local Headlines

June 11, 2020

Robin Clampitt Shell

Courtesy of ealvinsmall.com Posted: June 11, 2020 | 2:46 p.m. Robin Clampitt Shell, a retired employee of the Prince George...
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June 10, 2020

County DSS Director Douglas abruptly resigns

By: Michael Campbell, News Editor Posted: June 10, 2020 | 3:23 p.m. Second senior-level departure among county workforce in less...
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June 9, 2020

Dinwiddie County man scratches to win big in 50X The Money

Posted: June 9, 2020 | 4:27 p.m. When Gregory Wilson looked at the 50X The Money ticket he’d just scratched,...
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June 5, 2020

FOLAR Invites Participation in Blueway Survey

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @PGJournal Posted: June 5, 2020 | 4:30 p.m. Community survey will gauge use along the lower...
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June 5, 2020

Northam Announces Phase Two Guidelines to Further Ease Public Health Restrictions

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @PGJournal Posted: June 5, 2020 | 2:30 p.m. VIRGINIA - Tuesday, Governor Ralph Northam signed Executive...
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June 5, 2020

Supervisors adopt budget; completing annual financial plan process

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @PGJournal Posted: June 5, 2020 | 12:30 p.m. New hires, fee increases scrapped as COVID-19 derails...
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