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Chester Gap column for Dec. 1

Chester Gap VFD was on hand at Huntly for the annual charity trail ride; And the VFD are hosting an event for local Relay for Life team, “Hope on the Move” on Dec. 10. Also, local youth tags once-in-a-lifetime buck. […]

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Chester Gap column for Oct. 13

It’s nice and sunny now with highs in the low 60s — which is perfect fall weather for our area and for the annual Trunk-or-Treat to be hosted at the Chester Gap VFD, from 5 to 8 p.m. Oct. 29. […]

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Chester Gap column for March 7

The Chester Gap Volunteer Fire Departments holds its annual Honorary Fire Chief Pageant and Easter Egg hunt (with a visit from the Easter Bunny) inside this week’s Chester Gap column. […]

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Chester Gap column for Aug. 2

CGFR to host various events The Chester Gap Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department would like to invite everyone out to their upcoming events. On Aug. 11, they will be holding a Back to School Bingo […]

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Chester Gap column for April 19

The beauty(s) of Chester Gap Last Saturday (April 14) saw Chester Gap Volunteer Fire and Rescue hosting its annual beauty pageant – with more than 50 contestants participating. The pageant was the result of much […]

THREE YOUNG Chester Gap residents at the Rappahannock County Cub Scout Pack 123’s Blue and Gold Banquet last Saturday night show off new badges they received. From left: Cole Stocks, wolf badge; Luke Ubben and J.T. Drebelis, each with a bobcat badge.
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Chester Gap column for March 1

Annual awards Chester Gap Volunteer Fire and Rescue hosted their annual awards banquet Feb. 4 at the station – with a very strong attendance for the department’s premiere community celebration, where neighbors and friends come […]

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Chester Gap column for Jan. 13

The Chester Gap Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department will be hosting its annual awards banquet Jan. 29. The banquet begins at 5 p.m. with an hour of socializing, with the meal starting at 6. […]

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Chester Gap column for Dec. 16

Two finishing training Two new members of the Chester Gap Volunteer Fire & Rescue Department are set to finish their Firefighter I and II training this month. Kurt Feldmeyer and Randy Norman have proven to […]

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Chester Gap: Work detail a huge success

The Chester Gap Volunteer Fire Department’s work detail over this past weekend to replace the retaining wall in front of the station was a huge success. The turnout from the membership was inspiring to see and allowed multiple tasks to be accomplished at the same time. […]

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New firehouse plans

A meeting has been scheduled for 2 p.m. June 6 at the Chester Gap Volunteer Fire Department’s banquet hall to discuss plans and considerations for the proposed new firehouse to be constructed. Department Vice President […]

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Chester Gap: Going strong at 50

The Chester Gap Fire & Rescue Department celebrated its 50th anniversary this past Saturday evening. The department had been working very hard for several months to ensure that it would be a special night, and […]