The Prince George Journal

Winter storms, canceled blood drives strain Red Cross blood supply

February 14, 2019
By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @PGJournal Posted: February 14, 2019 | 12:30 p.m. Red Cross has an emergency need for blood, platelet donors to give now VIRGINIA — The American Red Cross is reissuing its emergency call for blood...
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Virginia Sees Population Booms and Big Declines


February 12, 2019
By: Andrew Gionfriddo, Capital News Service | Twitter: @VCUCNS Posted: February 12, 2019 | 12:30 p.m. RICHMOND — So far this decade, Virginia has grown — and shrunk — in population. Seventy of the state’s 133 cities and...
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Crews work to clean up Walton ES after mold, mildew found in rooms

February 11, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: February 11, 2019 | 4:30p.m. Eight rooms cleaned by company; one room found to have "elevated" air quality readings PRINCE GEORGE - "We have taken the problem and addressed it." Those...
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Parents concerned following mold reports at Walton Elementary

February 10, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: February 10, 2019 | 12:30 p.m. Updated: February 10, 2019 | 2:38 p.m. UPDATE: Per Prince George Schools website & an automated call to parents, Walton Elementary School will be closed...
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One year later, proposed school’s impact on local taxes continues to rise

February 8, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: February 8, 2019 | 12:30 p.m. PRINCE GEORGE - In 2017, the Prince George County Board of Supervisors heard a pitch from the local school division to replace two of the...
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Police arrest driver involved in school bus hit-and-run

February 6, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: February 6, 2019 | 1:45 p.m. PRINCE GEORGE - Prince George Police have located and arrested the woman they say fled the scene of an accident involving a school bus, but...
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‘Senior Day’ to replace convocation for PGHS students

February 6, 2019
By: Meredith Baker | Twitter: @PGJournal Posted: February 6, 2019 | 12:30 p.m. PRINCE GEORGE - In a split vote, the school board has approved a plan to offer a different kind of culminating experience instead of...
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Driver hits school bus, removes damaged bumper from car before fleeing

February 4, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: February 4, 2019 | 6:00 p.m. PRINCE GEORGE - Prince George Police is asking for the public's help in finding the driver of a car that struck a school bus Monday afternoon and...
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Local Headlines

November 28, 2017

VDOT working diligently to address Benjamin Harrison Bridge generator issue

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: Nov. 28, 2017 | 11:47 a.m.  PRINCE GEORGE - Officials with the Virginia Department of Transportation...
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November 27, 2017

The Rotary Foundation recognizes three new Paul Harris Fellows

By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @PGJournal Posted: Nov. 27, 2017 | 12:21 p.m. PRINCE GEORGE - On November 14, 2017, leaders of Prince George...
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November 24, 2017

County eyes new exhibit that would honor namesake

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: Nov. 24, 2017 | 4:15 p.m.  PRINCE GEORGE - When paying a visit to the Prince...
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November 21, 2017

Rep. McEachin takes major step to erase food deserts from Southside Virginia

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: Nov. 21, 2017 | 1:19 p.m.  PRINCE GEORGE - This week, millions of Americans will join together...
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November 16, 2017

Police seek suspect in convenience store armed robbery

By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @PGJournal Posted: Nov. 16, 2017 | 3:14 p.m. PRINCE GEORGE - On November 13, 2017 at approximately 2:15am, the...
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November 16, 2017

VDOT celebrates completion of multi-million dollar Temple Ave. traffic circle

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: Nov. 16, 2017 | 9:58 a.m.  COLONIAL HEIGHTS - Just over a month after officially...
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