School/Education News

RCHS post-season

A few RCHS athletes progress to Bull Run District teams and four students accepted into MVGS, a gifted program for Math, Science, and Technology; and honors from WCDS’ Spring Athletic Awards Ceremony. […]

The Rapp

The Rapp for May 25

Fourth Estate Friday at Country Cafe; “Republic For Which We Stand” premieres Sunday at Stone Hill Amphitheater; RCHS seniors raising funds to improve county park; and Food Pantry gets a special delivery. […]

Down Memory Lane

Down Memory Lane for May 25

Nov. 29, 1995: Photographer Ted Pellegatta has produced a color calendar, entitled “Rappahannock,” and is for sale during a three-day “Calendar Event” at Cabin Fever Books on Gay Street in Washington. […]

Fire and Rescue

Fire and rescue calls for May 25

Friday, May 19: 10:04 a.m — Warren County, mutual aid, company 9; 11:26 a.m — Sperryville Pike, Sperryville, seizure, companies 1 and 7; 3:14 p.m. — Richmond Road, Amissville, 911 open line, company 5. […]


Cows outnumber people in Rappahannock

Perhaps it’s not surprising that Rappahannock County has more cattle than people, with a count of 10,800 cattle and calves and 6,200 beef cows, according to the state figures, not including dairy cow production. […]

Opinion Column

Cause for celebration? 

The AHCA was passed recently by the House after a few hours of consideration of recent amendments. Rep. Garrett admitted that he did not even read the bill, but relied on his staff’s summary, before he voted to approve it. […]