Both of Rappahannock County’s jurisdictions — the county itself and the town of Washington — will be reviewing and likely revising their comprehensive plans this fall. Your input is wanted.
County Administrator John McCarthy apologized this week in an email to Washington town officials and others for not taking a closer look at the permit application for a private July 18 fireworks display on Inn at Little Washington property. He…
The Fauquier Health Foundation announced this week grants to five area organizations totaling $124,000, including a sizeable grant to the Rappahannock County-based Foothills Forum.
Shenandoah National Park staff have confirmed additional infestations of emerald ash borers (EAB) in the park.
Soil is worth more than its weight in gold, yet humans tend to treat it as if it has little value and as if its loss is neither important nor consequential.
The PEC's photo contest is open, Sperryville's El Quijote is closed, Middle Street's members stay cool through August and a moonlight hike to Hawksbill (this Friday) in this week's The Rapp.
“Transformative” and “rigorous” are words that swirl around the Summer Jazz Academy, Jazz at Lincoln Center’s educational partnership with the Castleton Festival for 43 gifted American high school students.
Among the items on the Rappahannock County Board of Supervisors’ agenda this Monday are a discussion of a possible next step in the county’s quest for broadband, and the creation of a finance committee.
Your fall sports to-do list at RCHS, plus a Food for Thought Award for Rappahannock's Farm-to-Table and food services programs.
I had a bit of a tough time getting to RAWL. My previous owners dropped me off next door at the Amissville dump on the chance I’d wind up at RAWL. I made it.
Rescuing wild birds can be a complex task, as three Rappahannock residents found out recently.
Further to Walter Nicklin’s column last week, I want to talk about death. I want to talk about death because I have learned the value of this taboo conversation topic.
Child Care and Learning Center would like to give a big thank you to the Washington Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department for once again providing the mannequins for our annual CPR and first-aid class on Sunday and recertifications for our…
At Reynolds Memorial Baptist Church in Sperryville last week, "Journey Off the Map” was the title of Vacation Bible School (VBS), and that included a mission to Africa for the students.
The dozen fellows participating in this year’s Piedmont Environmental Council Fellowship Program toured the Jones Nature Preserve property near Washington earlier this month.
Former Rappahannock supervisor Bob Anderson, left, a 40-year member of the Lions Club, officially swears in Yogi Bear as the 2015-16 president of the Rappahannock Lions Club.