Parks and Recreation

In the market for a Maid Cabin?

The U.S. National Park Service and in particular Shenandoah National Park is seeking public input on a draft memorandum of agreement concerning the proposed removal of five buildings in the Big Meadows Area — known […]

Elections

Dual primary election is Tuesday

There will be a dual primary election this Tuesday, June 13, for Democratic and Republican parties for the offices of governor, lieutenant governor, attorney general, and members of the Virginia House of Delegates. […]

Agriculture

Cows outnumber people in Rappahannock

Perhaps it’s not surprising that Rappahannock County has more cattle than people, with a count of 10,800 cattle and calves and 6,200 beef cows, according to the state figures, not including dairy cow production. […]

Politics/Government

County supervisors juggle busy agenda

The Rapp BOS tackled a lengthy agenda, approving a school’s budget, announcing three new zoning administrator job finalists, stressing the urgency for building renovations, and debating the continued public use of an increasingly security-minded county courthouse. […]

School/Education News

The difficult decision to resume classes

Feeling reassured by what he’d been told, Blair by Monday afternoon “felt I had no reason not to have school. The sheriff’s office was decisive and detailed. I was incredibly impressed with the quality of Sheriff Compton’s investigation.” […]