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Fire and rescue calls for Nov. 24

Tuesday, Nov. 15 — 3:39 p.m. — Castleton Ford Road, Castleton, general illness, companies 1, 3 and 5 5:57 p.m. — Hopewell Lane, Sperryville, general illness, companies 1 and 7
An ambulance’s new life

Kathy Grove gets the paperwork from Curtis Mason of the Mattaponi Volunteer Rescue Squad, which donated a retired ambulance to RappU for use with the nonprofit learning center’s upcoming health care-related courses.
County staff wanes while agenda waxes

Another full agenda — and another empty seat or two — await the Rappahannock County Board of Supervisors at their next regular monthly meeting this Monday afternoon and evening (Nov. 7).
Many thanks, Chester Gap VFD

Wakefield Country Day School would like to thank the wonderful firefighters of Chester Gap Fire Department who visited our school last week to teach our children fire safety during the school's annual observation of National Fire Prevention Week.
Fire and rescue calls for Oct. 27

Monday, Oct. 17 9:15 p.m. — Lee Highway, Washington, motor vehicle accident, company 3 10:27 p.m. — Lee Highway, Washington, motor vehicle accident, companies 1, 2 and 3
Supervisors seek feedback; get it

More than 50 citizens attended Monday night’s Hampton district “outreach” session, hosted at the Washington fire hall by the RCBS. For more than 90 minutes, the supervisors were alternately questioned, criticized and encouraged.
Blood brothers and sisters

The Sperryville Volunteer Rescue Squad sponsored a successful blood drive last month, Sperryville’s Before & After Cafe on Main Street gave free coffee to donors.
Fire and rescue calls for Oct. 13

Tuesday, Oct. 4 12:09 p.m. — Peola Mills Road, Sperryville, stroke, companies 1 and 7 12:23 p.m. — Battle Mountain Road, Amissville, cardiac emergency, companies 3 and 5 3:20 p.m. — Warren County, mutual aid, companies 9
Fire and rescue calls for Sept. 29

Monday, Sept. 19 9:21 a.m. — Aaron Mountain Road, Castleton, general illness, companies 3 and 5 9:59 a.m. — Lee Highway, Sperryville, motor vehicle accident, companies 1, 2, 3, 4 and 7 1:12 p.m. — Lee Highway, Sperryville, 911 open…
Chester Gap column for Sept. 15

Chris Ubben is back and would like to catch everyone up on the goings on in Chester Gap, including this Saturday's fire department open house.