The Prince George Journal

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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Prince George County gauges interest in virtual vs. in-person summer school

June 25, 2020
By Alina Moody Posted: June 25, 2020 | 3:50 p.m. Chris Johnson started the meeting by thanking everyone for the wonderful job done to conduct this year’s unique graduation. Johnson said that parents and students...
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Local Headlines

June 4, 2020

Nearly 8 in 10 Small Businesses Now Fully or Partially Open, New Poll Shows

By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @PGJournal Posted: June 4, 2020 | 4:30 p.m. Most small businesses are open in some capacity and are increasingly optimistic...
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June 4, 2020

John Randolph Foundation, American Red Cross Partner to Save Lives

By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @PGJournal Posted: June 4, 2020 | 2:30 p.m. HOPEWELL— The John Randolph Foundation is partnering with...
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June 4, 2020

Consulting firm hired to serve as interim Fire, EMS director

By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @PGJournal Posted: June 4, 2020 | 12:30 p.m. PRINCE GEORGE – As Prince George County prepares...
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June 4, 2020

VDOC prepares for summer heat, hopes to add A/C to more facilities in the future

By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @PGJournal Posted: June 4, 2020 | 10:30 a.m. The Virginia Department of Corrections has been making...
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June 3, 2020

Dominion Energy Boosts Support for Customers Struggling Financially During Pandemic

By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @PGJournal Posted: June 3, 2020 | 4:30 p.m. VIRGINIA - Dominion Energy Virginia is expanding assistance...
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June 3, 2020

COVID-19 case among PG courts staff axes docket

By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @PGJournal Posted: June 3, 2020 | 2:33 p.m. First confirmed case of COVID-19 among Prince George County...
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