On most Saturdays you can find Roger Welch at the art gallery owned by his artist wife, Geneva, on Main Street. It was there recently he talked at length about his life and his 19 years as a supervisor.
The Rappahannock County Planning Commission, in its regular meeting April 20, voted to recommend that two applications for tourist homes in the county move to the Board of Zoning Appeals for further consideration
No longer able to rely on McCarthy’s 30 years of institutional knowledge and a management style which kept, or often appeared to keep, the county operating smoothly, the BOS has struggled at times to find its “sea legs.”
The Blue Ridge Echo was Rappahannock County’s second newspaper. The Rappahannock News was the first, but its initial version lasted only two years: 1877-1878.
Student who allegedly threatened to ‘blow this place to pieces’ on Columbine anniversary appears in court
Under tight security and a blanket of privacy, a 17-year-old former student of Rappahannock County High School — charged with conspiracy to possess a firearm on the property of the high school — appeared in Rappahannock County Juvenile Court yesterday.
Join Fauquier Health for free screenings and informational opportunities between 9 a.m. and noon this Saturday (April 29) at Fauquier Hospital, 500 Hospital Dr, Warrenton.
Once again Judge Alfred D. Swersky denied Marian Bragg’s petition to the Circuit Court to declare that certain actions taken by the Board of Supervisors violated Virginia’s Freedom of Information Act (FOIA).
The Board of Supervisors held a budget workshop on April 13 to approve a preliminary fiscal year 2018 budget. The board will present the budget for discussion and amendment in future public meetings.
At least two male students of Rappahannock County, Virginia, High School counted down the days until last Thursday — the anniversary of the Columbine High School shooting massacre — when according to a court affidavit they plotted to “make Columbine…
Boutique local winery DuCard Vineyards officially has released “Shenandoah,” a new wine created specifically to support the Shenandoah National Park Trust.
Unedited video of the Rappahannock County Planning Commission's 7:30 p.m. public meeting Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at the county courthouse.
A juvenile has been arrested following a reported threat to the Rappahannock County, Va., high school.
The big question that came out of last week’s regular and two continued Board of Supervisors’ meetings was not “Did we get anything done?” But “Did we violate Virginia’s Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)?”
At Monday's regular monthly session the Washington Town Council passed all resolutions with little to no debate; and Mayor John Sullivan announced the town’s fiscal year 2018 budget is balanced.
Kenneth Eugene Bennett was present on April 6, courtesy of the Rappahannock Shenandoah Warren Regional Jail. Shortly after his no-show on March 13, he was arrested and incarcerated.
Mention “Eldon Farms” and residents of Rappahannock County will tell you everything they know — or more likely don’t — about one of the last contiguous land tracts of its kind in the eastern United States — 7,100 acres.