Read me a river

At the annual field day sponsored by RappFLOW, high schoolers in the morning and sixth graders in the afternoon went from station to station, soaking up resource appreciation and protection.
Looking good 

The Rappahannock Lions, along with members of the Madison Lions, tested 84 kindergarten, pre-K and Head Start students’ vision with the newly developed Spot, a handheld device designed to diagnose vision disorders.
Cubbing into fall

Jeff Woodall, huntsman for Old Dominion Hounds, is shown on a cubhunting (or “cubbing”) — run last Thursday at Poes Run, a property on North Poes Road.
Down Memory Lane for Sept. 29

Hunt Harris, instructor for RRA-sponsored tennis clinics, talks with pride about his first student. Charlotte Turnmeyer of Flint Hill has been getting better at softball and Richie Burke is planning to give the old store a new lease on life.

During perusal of the Oct. 27, 1983 edition of the Rappahannock News — and in light of certain headlines in the same paper 33 years later — these vintage campaign ads just seemed to jump off the page.
Thank you for your kindness 

The family truly appreciated the cards, flowers, food and donations given in her honor. The kindness demonstrated to us will always be remembered and is a most fitting tribute to Rosalie’s memory.
Meetings and notices for Sept. 29

The Washington Planning Commission hosts two public forums this Saturday afternoon (Oct. 1) and Monday evening (Oct. 3), seeking ideas and feedback from town and county residents as the town revises its comprehensive plan.
Courthouse Row for Sept. 29

Home/land transfers The following home and land transfers were recorded at the Rappahannock County Circuit Court Clerk’s office Sept. 16-22: Jackson James Woodville Barron, one-third interest to Barbara Ann Barron Leibbrandt, 6.027 acres, $68,000, deed bargain sale, general warranty, tax…