Business

Lykes Fund gives $48K to local groups

In the first of what it promises will be an annual occurence, the Northern Piedmont Community Foundation (NPCF) awarded substantial grants from the Richard Lykes Rappahannock Community Fund which works “for the benefit of Rappahannock County citizens.” […]

Photo by Roger Piantadosi/Rappahannock News
Agriculture

The Rapp for Dec. 27

Miocene fossils, the PEC garden winners, Last Night Rappahannock, the beginning of RAAC’s new movie season, Aging Together and a details on a new grant supporting clean water in this week’s Rapp. […]

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People

Photo: Lions for seniors

Photo by R.C. Garcia Rappahannock Lions Bob Lander, left, and Bob Anderson present the organization’s $1,000 contribution check to Rappahannock Senior Center manager Darcy Canton last week. To add to the season of good cheer, […]

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Photos

Photos: Still growing

Above, RCES Farm-to-Table students (from left) Madison Stevens, Catherine Deane, Connor Colbertson, Brandon Smith, Skye O’Heron and Kirsten Keyser pose with F2T coordinator Jen Rattigan (right) after the students’ garden won a $300 grant from […]

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Down Memory Lane

Down Memory Lane for Dec. 27

March 23, 1972 Witold Kuncewicz, who owns a farm near Flint Hill, painted a menacing picture of Virginia Electric & Power Company at last Wednesday’s meeting of the Leeds Ruritan Club, likening the utility to […]