The Prince George Journal

UPDATE: Charges pending against charter bus driver in crash that killed two

March 19, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: March 19, 2019 | 11:32 a.m. Updated: March 19, 2019 | 5:45 p.m. PRINCE GEORGE - Virginia State Police announced Tuesday afternoon that charges are pending against the...
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Residents come out to learn about unique racquet sport Pickleball at weekend clinic

March 19, 2019
By: Sherry Williams Kidd | Twitter: @PGJournal Posted: March 19, 2019 | 12:30 p.m. Southside Virginia embraces pickleball as sport grows in popularity locally PRINCE GEORGE - Prince George and Dinwiddie Counties have joined a growing list of...
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No injuries, school bus driver charged after multi-vehicle crash

March 18, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: March 18, 2019 | 5:00 p.m. PRINCE GEORGE - A Prince George County school bus driver has been charged with following too closely after a four-vehicle crash along Prince George Drive...
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PGCPS hopeful funds can be dedicated to new school this year

March 17, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: March 17, 2019 | 12:30 p.m. PRINCE GEORGE - Just over two weeks after Prince George County Administrator Percy Ashcraft's proposed budget featured no tax increases and no mention of funding...
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American Red Cross in urgent need of blood donors

March 15, 2019
By: Sherry Williams Kidd | Twitter: @PGJournal Posted: March 15, 2019 | 12:30 p.m. VIRGINIA The American Red Cross has announced a severe shortage of type O blood, and an urgent shortage of all other blood types across...
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Driver in crash that killed PGHS student charged with manslaughter

March 14, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: March 14, 2019 | 10:43 a.m. PRINCE GEORGE - The driver of a truck that drifted off the road before overcorrecting into the opposing lane and colliding with a sedan, killing...
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PGEC accelerates toward 500 internet-connected homes with Ruralband service

March 13, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: March 13, 2019 | 12:30 p.m. Nearly two years into five-year agreement with county, PGEC over halfway to connection goal PRINCE GEORGE - In June of 2017, Prince George County, the...
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‘Growing pains’ without growing revenue present challenges for county

March 11, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: March 11, 2019 | 3:30 p.m. Increased jail costs saps much of county's extra revenue PRINCE GEORGE - Last week, supervisors were able to see County Administrator Percy Ashcraft's proposed budget...
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Local Headlines

May 11, 2016

Foundation opens flower and art show

Close to 200 people gathered at The Wakefield Foundation Saturday to socialize and critique both original art work and creative...
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April 27, 2016

Art to celebrate new season

Prince George—The beauty of the season is welcomed at the Prince George County Regional Center with a new exhibition—“Art from...
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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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