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School/Education News

Wakefield athletics

Varsity soccer The Owls started off with a good win coming off of break defeating Notre Dame Academy 4-1 at home April 6. The girls scored two goals in the first half, one by Abby […]

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Art

The Rapp

White’s winning performance Michelle “Mimi” White, of Flint Hill, won first place for her flute solo at the Virginia Lions’ regional Bland Music Contest last month in Gainesville. Her rendition of “La Flute de Pan” […]

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Letters to the Editor

Letter: Gods and generalizations

It would be fortunate if Ron Maxwell used the same level of accuracy and attention to detail that he attempts as a filmmaker in characterizing the mission and motivations of the nonprofit organizations which I […]

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Letters to the Editor

Letter: What happened to pride?

The recent letter from Nick Riedel [Letters to the Editor, March 18] was both inspiring and incredibly sad. The fact that a 13-year-old should have to write to your publication to remind his elders not […]

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Out of the Attic

Out of the Attic

“Hey, I caught it! I don’t know what it is, but I caught it!” So read the caption under this photo in the 1972 “Rappsody,” the Rappahannock High School yearbook. The yearbook was lent to […]

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Business

Wasmund and Copper Fox: looking good

There are more, ongoing achievements to report for Rick Wasmund and his Copper Fox Distillery in Sperryville’s River District. Wasmund’s Barrel Kit — a two-liter American White Oak mini-barrel of either Single Malt Spirit or […]

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RappCats

RappCats: Cici

Cici is a year-old female Maine Coon — a cat known for its soft, heavy coat, handsome features and friendliness, and Cici is no exception. She has a beautiful face and a happy voice and […]

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Corrections/Clarifications

Correction

The Planning Commission public hearing on the Williams Tree Service application for a special exception permit and other matters is 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 21 at the county courthouse. The date and the type of […]

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Uncategorized

County vehicle decals

A reminder from Rappahannock County Treasurer Frances A. Foster: 2010 county vehicle decals must be displayed by April 15. All delinquent personal property taxes in the name of applicant(s) must be paid before the decals […]