There’s “found art” – why not “found ad?” This flier was spotted on the bulletin board in front of the Washington Post Office. Nine-year-old Katie Bailey says she has already received several calls and resultant jobs for her pet-sitting service,…

Thursday, Feb. 4: the Rappahannock County Water and Sewer Authority meets at 7:30 p.m. at the Rappahannock County courthouse on Gay Street. Tuesday, Feb. 9: the Rappahannock County School Board meets, 7 p.m. closed session and 7:30 p.m. public session…

These Rappahannock County home and land transfers were recorded in the Rappahannock County Circuit Court Clerk’s office between Jan. 8 and Jan. 28. Hampton Peter H. Kramer to Kramer Building LLC, 12395 square feet, $910,000, deed bargain sale, tax map…

The Rapp Happenings section lists events sponsored only by non-profit groups. Events must be received by 3 p.m. Monday to be included in the next edition. Email Jan@rappnews.com and include name and phone number for information. All others seeking to…

Before Barbara Heile Sherwood of Washington left Tuesday morning to relocate to Germany, she left behind several keepsakes — her oil paintings — for the Rappahannock Food Pantry and the Washington Post Office. The community will be saddened to see…

50 years ago February 4, 1960 Rappahannock County Board of Supervisors met with all members present and Chairman E. M. Jones presiding, on Wednesday, February 3. Mrs. W. A. Buntin appeared before the supervisors to question the turning down of…

The Rapp Happenings section lists events sponsored only by non-profit groups. Events must be received by 3 p.m. on Monday in order to be included in the next edition. Email Jan@rappnews.com Include name and phone number for information. All others…

Rappahannock County General District and Juvenile & Domestic Relations Courts will have new hours starting Feb. 1. They are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. On Monday, Feb. 1, the Rappahannock County Board of Supervisors meets at a…

Washington Volunteer Fire & Rescue held the first fund-raising breakfast of the new year Saturday. Seventeen company members served more than 100 meals to hungry customers, who feasted on scrambled eggs, biscuits and sausage gravy, pancakes and sausage, hash browns,…

50 years ago January 28, 1960 Mrs. Carroll Menefee was hostess to the Sperryville bridge club and additional guests Friday evening with four tables arranged for the game. Those playing were Mrs. Mrs. R. E. Wood, Mrs. Charles Estes, Mrs.…

The Rapp Happenings section lists events sponsored only by non-profit groups. Events must be received by 3 p.m. on Monday in order to be included in the next edition. Email Jan@rappnews.com Include name and phone number for information. All others…

On Monday, Jan. 25, the Town of Washington’s Planning Commission meeting has been canceled. The Town of Washington has a vacancy on both the Planning Commission and the Architectural Review Board. Any resident wishing to be appointed to either the…

The Rappahannock News first edition came out under the new owners last Thursday, and the paper really looks great! I want our readers to think of this newspaper as a positive force in our community. I want the readers never…