Photo: Crossed paths

Three people were treated at Fauquier Hospital, none for serious or life-threatening injuries, after this three-car crash just before 10 a.m. Friday on U.S. 211 near Washington.
Old business, new business in town

More changes are afoot in the town of Washington, as the town council now promises that a thrice-delayed public hearing will definitely happen at its Sept. 15 session and Eve and Stew Willis’ Rare Finds plans a return to Main…
Newcamp to undergo mental evaluation

A young Castleton man withdrew a guilty plea Tuesday morning (Aug. 26) in Rappahannock County Circuit Court, and will undergo a mental competency evaluation in the next 90 days.
‘The Rangers’ rove into Rappahannock

To many visitors, Rappahannock’s rolling hills and fields already seem like a fantasy realm. But last week, they became an actual fantasy realm — doubling as Andrasil, the setting of director Ron Newcomb’s upcoming fantasy web series, “The Rangers.”
Comp plan revision postponed for deputy’s arrival

At the request of County/Zoning Administrator John McCarthy, the Rappahannock County Planning Commission agreed to halt its routine five-year revision of the county comprehensive plan until 2015, when the county expects to have a deputy administrator.
The Rapp for Aug. 28

Panther football kicks off tomorrow night, the Democrats host their annual Dog Days Yard Sale, RCHS and the RCSO plan fall fundraisers, RAAC screens “American Hustle,” local Richard Viguerie speaks on the future of the Republican party and more in…
Editorial: In memoriam

Like many native sons, F. Preston Pulliam left Rappahannock County at an early age to seek his fortune elsewhere. But Pres, who died on Sunday at the age of 92, never really left, for he kept returning, falling in love…
School & sports news for Aug. 28

Panther football season kicks off tomorrow night, JMU welcomes the Class of 2018 to campus and RCHS offers more college credit courses in this week’s school and sports news.

The Fauquier Free Clinic has received $51,000 to hire a part-time dentist who will offer pediatric dental services and enable the dental clinic to expand its hours of operation.
Photos: Fantastic night

Children, staff, and medical volunteers from the National Institutes of Health mingle in the crowded pavilion at the annual Camp Fantastic.
Photo: Choice cheese

Stonyman Gourmet Farmer joined an all-star cast of culinary leaders earlier this month at “Appetite: A Gastronomic Experience.”