People

Photo: Republicans of note

Among the crowds at Saturday’s tri-county Republican Committee barbecue at Stuart Field in Amissville were (from left) Forrest Whorton of Castleton, with his horse Zeke and everpresent American flag, former governor and U.S. Senate candidate […]

Having already dressed up appropriately for “Bonkers Night,” aka Rappahannock Night at Camp Fantastic, campers line up for the kid-approved food.
Kids and Family

Rappahannock Night: It’s Fantastic and magic

Having already dressed up appropriately for “Bonkers Night,” aka Rappahannock Night at Camp Fantastic, campers line up for the kid-approved food.[/caption] Special Love’s annual Camp Fantastic adventure, held at the Northern Virginia 4-H Center in […]

School/Education News

School and Sports News for Aug. 30

Lady Panthers off to fast start From scrimmage into regular season play, Lady Panther volleyball has started the year with five consecutive wins. This Monday (Aug. 27), Rappahannock County High School traveled to confront Fresta […]

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Business

BZA okays tourist home

The Board of Zoning Appeals (BZA) voted unanimously Wednesday night (Aug. 22) to approve a special use permit allowing Susan Hager to use an Old Hollow property as a tourist home. Hager, the proposed manger […]

Amissville Column

Amissville column for Aug. 30

Expanded paper recycling: win-win An Amissville friend told me how Rappahannock County residents can recycle several types of paper currently not recycled at our county trash transfer stations while supporting the larger recycling program next […]

Editorials

Editorial: How about them acorns

The end of summer is descending upon Rappahannock, presaged by almost imperceptible changes in the natural world around us – of which we, despite humankind’s most arrogant efforts, remain a part. The days are longer, […]

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Letters to the Editor

Letter: Camp Fantastic: corrections

Re. the front page story in last week’s Rappahannock News: Lanise Waites and I the originators of Camp Fantastic? No. First off, Cathie Shiff did not speak to me before writing her history of Camp Fantastic. Here’s the […]