Accidents/Fires/Floods

Motorcycle speeders sentenced

Three northern Virginia men on motorcycles pleaded guilty to reckless driving by speed and were sentenced in District Court and alcohol-related cases top the July 12th docket. […]

Accidents/Fires/Floods

Fellow volunteers start fundraiser for Jenkins

The Washington Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department has begun a fundraising effort for one of its own, Gary Jenkins Jr., a 19-year-old volunteer who sustained serious injuries when his truck skidded off the road as he responded to a late-night ambulance call on July 12. […]

Business

The brew brothers’ back-to-Rapp movement

Pen Druid isn’t just a brewery to the people of Rappahannock. For the three brothers, Jennings Carney, 38, Van Carney, 36, and Lain Carney, 33, it’s also been a place that’s attracting other young people to the area, some driving over an hour just to have a beer at the brewery, which is a little under a year old […]

Art

The Rapp for July 21

Your online vote can be worth lots to Heritage Hollow Farms; Middle Street hits the road; PATH awards 50K to RappatHome; Rapp News’ monthly meet is July 29 and more in this week’s The Rapp. […]

Pets

Your Next Best Friend: Kasey

The people here at RAWL call me a “low rider.” Okay, my legs are shorter than the average bear’s (okay, hound’s) because I’ve got a lot of basset hound blood, but also some beagle relatives somewhere. Name’s Kasey and I’m 1 to 2 years old. […]

Fire and Rescue

Meetings and notices for July 21

The Town of Washington Planning Commission meets 7 p.m. Monday (July 25) at town hall to continue the comprehensive plan review. The Rappahannock County Board of Zoning Appeals’ July meeting is cancelled, as there are no […]

Building Permits

Courthouse Row for July 21

Home and land transfers The following home and land transfers were recorded at the Rappahannock County Circuit Court clerk’s office July 8-13 : Jackson Robert A. Eldridge III to Robert M. Souders and Charlotte T. […]