Washington column for Feb. 23

Walter Nicklin will be speaking at a Scouts breakfast on March 11; smiling faces at the new CCLC playground; and clergy are distributing ashes at the fountain across from the Inn on Ash Wednesday.
Down Memory Lane for Feb. 23

Aug. 6, 1997 — The Rappahannock County Board of Supervisors had a hot issue on their hands at Monday’s meeting — they had to decide on whether to require fingerprinting for concealed-weapon.
Courthouse Row for Feb. 23

Building permits — The costs cited with the following permit applications are estimates: Castleton Farms Maazel, Castleton, solar array, $55,692. Castleton Meadows Lane, Castleton, solar array, $45,144. Castleton Farms Maazel, Castleton, solar array, $28,428.75.
Washington column for Feb. 16

Rappahannock local and Culpeper Police Sergeant, Anthony Berry, was awarded a medal and ribbon for using an defibrillator to restart a citizen's heart. February is also known as "Heart Month," so let’s make blood pressure control our goal.
Down Memory Lane for Feb. 16

July 30, 1997 — Marilyn Hoffman, of Woodville, joked that she doesn’t get off the farm that much, but buying a dress that belonged to Princess Diana at Christie’s did get her to Manhattan.
Fire and rescue calls for Feb. 16

Tuesday, Feb. 7: 4:28 p.m. — Piedmont Avenue, Washington, general illness, companies 1, 4 and 7; 6:21 p.m. — Viewtown Road, Amissville, brush fire, companies 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5.
Courthouse Row for Feb. 16

The following home and land transfers were recorded at the County Circuit Court Clerk’s office: Wakefield: Mary Anne Keefer to Stephen and Kimberly R. Clark, 1.9328, 2.6963 acres, $259k deed bargain sale.
Washington column for Feb. 9

No groundhog, no problem, town sheep predict six more weeks of winter; Fund established for home-fire victims; And everything you want to know and what to do about Valentine's Day.
Down Memory Lane for Feb. 9

April 23, 1997 — When Grady Vest, of Flint Hill, woke up last Thursday morning he didn't know it was his lucky day, he won the lottery to the tune of $13.5 million.
Courthouse Row for Feb. 9

The following home and land transfers were recorded at the Rappahannock County Circuit Court Clerk’s office Feb. 1-2: Stonewall: Margaret E. Moris, (AKA) Margaret M. Pearcy to Eston A. Davis, 21.134 acres, no cost, deed of gift, tax map 56-83B.
Fire and rescue calls for Feb. 9

Monday, Jan. 30 — 11:52 a.m. — Rudasill Mill Road, Woodville, difficulty breathing, companies 1 and 7, and 1:59 p.m. — Slate Mills Road, Sperryville, motor vehicle accident, companies 1, 2 and 7.
Washington column for Feb. 2

The Lions Club has some new members and an update on the 2017 Bland Music Contest, Ballard's shop offers ornate Valentine's Day flower arrangements, and the Thrift Shop has some tempting winter pricing.
Courthouse Row for Feb. 2

Jackson: Tracy Eisenmann to Tracy Eisenmann, Davis Eisenmann, Zachary Zamudio and Betty Jane Thomas Martinez, lot 6, section 1, no consideration, deed of gift, general warranty, tax map 23A-1-1-6.
Down Memory Lane for Feb. 2

March 19, 1997: Parking in the town of Washington was the major issue at last week’s Town Council meeting. “No Parking” signs have been installed on Main Street between Middle and Calvert Streets in town.