Down Memory Lane

Down Memory Lane

Aug. 21, 1986:Bill Johnson, 17, and Mark Jamieson, 13, were rock-climbing near their home in Rappahannock Lakes when a basketball sized rock broke loose and tumbled down, striking Mark in the back of the leg just below the knee. […]

Courthouse Row

Courthouse Row for June 29

The following home and land transfers were recorded at the Rappahannock County Circuit Court Clerk’s office June 16-22: Hampton: Alison C. Clancy Andino to James T. Munyer, 2.0000 acres, deed of gift, no consideration, general warranty, tax map 29-52C. […]

Washington Column

4 Diamonds, 4 Sale

The venerable and four-diamond awarded Middleton Inn is up for sale; July 8 in the grand opening of the Firehouse Treasures Thrift Shop; and butterfly identification training this Saturday at the Washington Fire Hall. […]

Down Memory Lane

Down Memory Lane for June 15

June 26, 1986: Melancthon wrote to the local newspapers, he wrote to the Department of the Interior, he wrote to the president. Unsatisfied with the response, he even called the White House. […]

Courthouse Row

Courthouse Row for June 8

The following home and land transfers were recorded at the Rappahannock County Circuit Court Clerk’s office June 1-3: Hampton: Donald Ray Keyser Jr., to Bobbie L. Keyser, 4.6826 acres. […]

Down Memory Lane

Down Memory Lane for June 8

Feb. 14, 1974: A compromise solution was reached Wednesday morning by Rappahannock’s Board of Zoning Appeals, allowing Frank Pullen to display a sign in front of his house reading “Frank’s Plumbing and Heating.” […]

Fire and Rescue

Fire and rescue calls for June 8

Tuesday, May 30 9:21 a.m. — Porter Street, Washington, general illness, companies 1, 4 and 7 4:15 p.m. — Lee Highway, Washington, difficulty breathing, companies 1 and 7 5:08 p.m. — Oaklands Lane, Flint Hill, […]

Washington Column

Come to Neverland!

Come to Neverland and be young forever! The Child Care & Learning Center is holding its annual garden party on Saturday, June 17 and the public is invited, bring your Tinkerbells. […]

Down Memory Lane

Down Memory Lane for June 1

May 15, 1986 — Sperryville native James E. Swindler was appointed Commanding Officer of Company M. Third Battalion, Virginia Defense Force in a ceremony at the Winchester National Guard Armory last Sunday. […]