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 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.
Courthouse Row for May 25 

The costs cited with the following permit applications are estimates: Melissa Gonzales, Castleton, dwelling, $420,000; Nick and Joanne Merriam, Amissville, dwelling, $90,000.
Washington Column for May 18

Warm days, Food Pantry gala success, CCLC Pre-K grads, and Mother's Day memories — with one special mother (and daughter) inducted into the inducted into the Fauquier Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR).
Down Memory Lane for May 18

Nov. 15, 1995: Frances W. Eldred, the Chief Magistrate for the 20th Judicial Circuit for the past 10 years, has resigned her position effective Nov. 30. Prior to that she served as a magistrate in Rappahannock County starting in 1976.
Courthouse Row for May 18

The costs cited with the following permit applications are estimates: William Magee, Amissville, dwelling, $220,000 — Derek Capizzi, Castleton, in-ground pool, $75,000.
Fire and rescue calls for May 18

Friday, May 12: 7:23 a.m. — Mount Marshall Road, Washington, structure fire, companies 1, 2, 3, 4 and 7. 8:44 a.m. — Aaron Mountain Road, Castleton, difficulty breathing, companies 3 and 5.
Washington column for May 11

On Child Care Learning Center's 'Parent Work Day,' folks came out to help build a chicken pen for their three newly adopted hens; and local shops feature a wide array of lovely gifts for Mother's Day.
Down Memory Lane for May 11

Dec. 29, 1983: In 1932 Matilda Gardner came to Rappahannock as part of a depression relief program to preserve food safely and properly, and introduce some new dishes into diets lacking in fresh food.
Fire and rescue calls for May 11

Friday, May 5: 11:22 a.m — Laurel Mills Road, Castleton, motor vehicle accident, companies 1, 3 and 5; 11:23 p.m. — Five Forks Road, Woodville, motor vehicle accident, companies 1, 2 and 7.
Washington column for May 4

Hundreds flocked to town for its first Historic Garden Week tour, featuring beautiful homes and gardens, plein air paintings, some fresh from that day, and a special market by The Inn and other vendors behind the post office.
Down Memory Lane for May 4

Sept. 20, 1995: Petitions are being sought to charge a 12 year old boy at RCES with possession of a firearm on school property, according to Sheriff John Henry Woodward.
Fire and rescue calls for May 4

Friday, April 28: 10:45 a.m. — Alta Vista Lane, Castleton, injury, companies 1, 3 and 5. 11:43 p.m. — Lee Highway, Amissville, motor vehicle accident, company 3.
Courthouse Row for May 4

The following home and land transfers were recorded at the Rappahannock County Circuit Court Clerk’s office April 20-27: Zdzislawa M. Szafran and katherine Szafran to Bradley Maine and Kimberly Maine, husband and wife, 12.75 acres, $475,000, deed bargain sale.
Washington column for April 27

Saturday's Garden Week tour has the town abuzz; the mayor and clerk have been planting roses; The Inn is holding a special market; Trinity Episcopal Church is holding a raffle; and visit the new owners of The Gay Street Inn.