Two Amissville men have been arrested on numerous felony charges stemming from a seven-month long burglary investigation by the Rappahannock County Sheriff’s Office.
In a wide-ranging Q&A with the Rappahannock News, Henry shared his thoughts on current and future land use and zoning realating to an updated comprehensive plan, increasing revenue, agriculture renewal, tourism and more.
Raw land sales in Rappahannock nearly double in 2016; residential transactions decrease, but total dollar sales up
The just ended year of 2016 was the best real estate market in the last eight years for the combined Piedmont counties of Rappahannock, Fauquier, Madison and Culpeper.
In April 1863, as the Civil War grew bloodier, Frederick Douglass published “Why Should a Colored Man Enlist?” Which was reprinted and passed around by blacks — enslaved and freed — in all 36 states.
While neighboring counties to the north and east have grown in population, Rappahannock County since 2010 has seen its number of residents decline, according to a new study by the Weldon Cooper Center at UVA.
It seems like yesterday that we were starting out in a garage on Main Street with a staff of two in a dry county. Four decades goes by pretty fast when you're having this much fun.
A Rappahannock County sheriff's deputy, who already possessed a criminal record, has been indicted on charges of “felony object sexual penetration of a juvenile.”
Over the last 20 years, Rappahannock County has failed to collect nearly $1.3 million in billed real estate taxes. Since 2014, the amount still owed totals $763,000.
It’s official: 2016 was Rappahannock County’s fourth year in a row with no traffic fatalities. In Rappahannock County over the last five years an average of 143 crashes occurred annually, including about 50 per year that involved injuries.
Rappahannock School Board Chairman John Wesley Mills said he is currently “negotiating a contract” with an interim superintendent candidate to temporarily replace Donna O. Matthews, who abruptly announced her resignation as county schools chief effective March 9.
While Lois recently relinquished the Book Barn’s directorship duties she is still appearing, as usual, at the Book Barn on Saturdays, helping to sort through the thousands of books.
Donna O. Matthews has officially resigned her position as superintendent of RCPS effective March 9 and will join the VDOE in Richmond as a coordinator of school improvement.
Caressa Cameron, Miss America 2010, an accomplished vocalist who performed at the 44th president’s inauguration, reflects on the outgoing and incoming administrations.
A singer’s worst nightmare became a heartwarming moment and set the tone for an uplifting 26th Annual Rappahannock County Martin Luther King Jr. Observance on Sunday evening.
With this guidance in mind, it is now me encouraging readers of this newspaper to become more engaged in our community as citizen journalists. It can be as simple as writing a short story about your daughter’s soccer coach-turned-mentor.
Retiring Shenandoah National Park superintendent Jim Northup comes full circle in his 36-year national park adventure.