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.
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.
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.
Tuesday, Feb. 14 12:54 p.m. — Jordans Road, Amissville, general illness, companies 1, 3 and 4. 2:23 p.m. — Fauquier County, mutual aid, company 9.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Monday, Jan. 23 — 3:02 p.m. — Warren County, mutual aid, company 9.: 4;31 p.m. — Tiger Valley Road, Washington, public service, company 1.