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Catchin' Up On
Prince George County Government News
Prince George County, VA                               February 23, 2018


Upcoming Meetings & Events

Feb. 1-28 - 3rd Annual "February Food Drive" to benefit the Prince George Food Bank. Donations of canned and non-perishable foods can be dropped off at The Herb Basket, 5716 Courthouse Road, Prince George, during regular operating hours. Receive a discount coupon toward a future massage for every 10 donated items!

Feb. 23-25 - 4-H Space Camp, for Prince George County youth 9-13, sponsored by the Prince George 4-H/Extension Office, will be held at the Airfield 4-H Educational Center, 15189 Airfield Road, Wakefield, VA 23888.

Mon., Feb. 26 - Prince George TRIAD will meet at the Prince George Public Library, 6605 Courts Drive, at 1:00pm.

Tues., Feb. 27 – Prince George County Board of Supervisors will meet in the Board Room, 3rd Floor of the Administration Building, 6602 Courts Drive, at 7:00pm.

Wed., Feb. 28 - "Perkin' ", a Hopewell/Prince George Chamber Member Meeting & Networking, will take place at Sonabank, 380 E. Hundred Road, Chester, VA 23836, from 8:00am - 9:00am.

Wed., Feb. 28 - Virginia's Gateway Region 57th Annual Meeting with keynote speaker David Reilly, of Bank of America, at the Country Club of Petersburg, 1250 Flank Road, South Prince George, beginning at 5:30pm.

Thurs., Mar. 1 - Registration for PG 4-H Camp continues until full (Camp dates: July 2-6, 2018). Register at the Extension Office, 6380 Scott Memorial Park Road, Prince George, 8:30am - 5:00pm.

March 1-6 - Girls Travel Field Hockey Registration, for girls in 4-12 grades, at the Prince George Parks & Recreation Office, 11100 Old Stage Road, 8:30am - 5:00pm, Mon-Fri. $105 registration fee per participant,

Fri., Mar. 2 - 4-H Talent Show (Prince George County) will be held in the Prince George High School Auditorium, 7801 Laurel Spring Road, beginning at 7:00pm.

Chamber Recognizes Prince George County with Two Awards 

Members The Prince George-Hopewell Chamber of Commerce recognized Prince George County with two awards at its Annual Brunch & Awards Ceremony February 22 at Upper Shirley Vineyards. The awards were in the category of public safety & best community in which to live.

Important Things to Know

•             Believe - N -U opens new facility. Details.

•             Public School Division Administration proposes FY '18 Budget. Details.

•             King's Dominion will hold Job Fairs. Details.

•             Prince George FTC Robotics Team Competes. Details.

•             Fort Lee volunteers looking for ways to perform public service. Details.

•             Burn Ban in effect until April 30 - 'No Burning After 4 p.m. daily.'

•             Prince George Police Department receives $152,000 grant to assist with operations in Emergency Communications.

•             Prince George High School's Kai Samuel placed third in the triple jump for 5A Track and Field State Competition.

•             Prince George High School's Taylor Stevens has been named to the Class 5B All-Region First Team for girls basketball.

•             Local health centers receive funding to continue operations. Details.

•             Love's Travel Center opened new facility February 22 along Route 460.

Quote of the Week

"If you do what you always did, you will get what you always got."


Percy C. Ashcraft, County Administrator | Prince George County, VA | (804) 722-8600
Fax (804) 732-3604 | |