In recognition of how deeply Emily touched our hearts, it makes me wonder how much more grief do we need to experience in our families, in our communities, and in our world to stop gun violence.
Because the various county officials were going to declare my property to been entirely within Fauquier county I raised a stink about it .
The board has been holding its routine monthly meeting on a weekday for decades. Four decades, at least, I haven’t checked the records, but this alleged “arrogant disregard” likely started well before that.
The employees, supervisors, and members of other governmental bodies in our county deserve our support and gratitude, not the wave of hostile criticism that seems to be engulfing the county.
What I want Mr. Goff is a healthy community, land values that are increasing and taxation that remains relatively low compared to neighboring counties. Let’s drop the “them against us” mentality … you are not the victim of the taxpayers.
Spring is well underfoot in Rappahannock and April is off to the races. Saturday April 22nd will be the 39th running of the annual Fodderstack 10k Classic and just for fun we are turning it up a notch.
The Rev. Horace “Tuck” Grinnell is seen here sprinkling holy water over the St. Peter Catholic Church congregation, who couldn’t help but laugh when the priest quipped that their singing almost rivaled the Mormon Tabernacle Choir.
Nine spring days and counting until Rappahannock County, and in particular the town of Washington, play host to Historic Garden Week in Virginia — “America’s Largest Open House.”
Kenny Sullivan captured this beautiful scene while driving his Rappahannock Flyer (classic car excursions) past historic Ben Venue farm on Saturday morning.
Unedited video of the Rappahannock County Planning Commission's 7:30 p.m. public meeting Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at the county courthouse.
Wakefield County Day School's score some hat tricks; updates on their soccer and lacrosse teams. Rapp’s public school's are on spring break but their teams are still training.
Country legends, Yeaster crowds, La La Land, a memorial chimney ceremony and more in this week's The Rapp.
The BoS Public Hearing on the School Budget is on Monday, April 24,at the Elementary School. The Town of Washington’s Planning Commission meets on Monday, April 24 to continue the Comprehensive Plan review.
A juvenile has been arrested following a reported threat to the Rappahannock County, Va., high school.
The Rappahannock News received several top awards at last weekend’s annual Virginia Press Association convention near Richmond, including being the smallest newspaper in the state recognized with a “Best in Show” honor.
I just finished a quick run-through of the April 6th issue of the Rappahannock News, and I was impressed (once again) — it was all worth the read, and, as a result, I'm a better informed citizen.