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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. […]

By Ginnie Busick
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Chester Gap column for May 14

CGVFD at the Apple Blossom Fireman’s Parade Congratulations to the Chester Gap Volunteer Fire Department. Their new tanker took first place in the parade on Friday, May 1 — and they were awarded a Best […]

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Chester Gap column for Feb. 12

Rappahannock Cellars on VA Wine Time Rappahannock Cellars owner John Delamare and winemaker Theo Smith will be speaking today (Thursday, Feb. 12) at 7 p.m. with VA Wine Times blogger Frank Morgan. They will be […]

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Chester Gap column for Aug. 21

If you’ve visited Rappahannock Cellars lately, you may have noticed the construction underway in the back of the building. The long awaited unveiling takes place this weekend (Aug. 23-24), in this week’s Chester Gap column. […]

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Chester Gap column for July 24

The CGVFD’s brush truck wins first place in the Front Royal Fireman’s Parade, tickets are still available for the department’s gun raffle, bird watching season is in full swing on the mountaintop and more in this week’s Chester Gap column. […]

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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. […]