Crime & Courts

Crime and Courts for Jan. 6

Circuit Court Charvez Ray Robinson, 22, of Lignum, Va., was sentenced last week to a seven-year jail term, convicted of possession of cocaine with intent to distribute. Judge Thomas D. Horn suspended all but seven […]

Sheriff's Report

Crime & Courts for Dec. 30

Sheriff’s Report Gary Lee Moore II, 28, of Headwaters Road, was arrested Dec. 23 by Deputy Robbie Fincham and charged with assault and being drunk in public. The charges stemmed from an incident at 67 […]

Crime & Courts

Crime & Courts for Dec. 26

Pullen, Hicks trials set Murder and attempted murder charges will be heard next spring in Rappahannock County Circuit Court against two men accused in separate shooting incidents this summer. Circuit Court Judge Jeffrey W. Parker […]

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Health and Healthcare

Realtors raise $1.6K to support Hospice

Each year the individual members of the Greater Piedmont Area Association of Realtors raise money for a worthy local charity. For the second consecutive year the Association decided to present the $1,600 in funds raised to Hospice of the Rapidan. […]

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Agriculture

Return on timber is up

After two straight years of significant declines (a drop of 40 percent since 2006) in the value of timber harvested on their properties, forest landowners in the Commonwealth saw the value increase six-tenths of one percent last year, according to officials with the Virginia Department of Forestry. […]

Editorials

Letter: Ned Ludd or Thomas Hobbes?

Desperately clinging to yesteryear’s outmoded cell phone tower technology while not taking advantage of the latest voice-data transmission science afforded in the extraordinary innovations of geostatic satellite technology is a strange place from which to […]

Crime & Courts

Crime & Courts for Dec. 9

Anna C. Clifford, 31, of Amisville was sentenced Tuesday by Rappahannock Circuit Court Judge Jeffrey W. Parker to two years of supervised probation, 100 hours of community service and loss of her driver’s license for […]

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Business

Clevenger’s Corner plans coming

If things go as planned this week, Jim Epstein, chairman of Washington, D.C.-based EFO Capital Management, Inc., will submit preliminary paperwork to the Culpeper County Planning Commission for a commercial and residential development at Clevenger’s Corner. […]