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Art

The Rapp

White’s winning performance Michelle “Mimi” White, of Flint Hill, won first place for her flute solo at the Virginia Lions’ regional Bland Music Contest last month in Gainesville. Her rendition of “La Flute de Pan” […]

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School/Education News

Sperryville: RCES’s watershed memories

Sixty-five Rappahannock County Elementary School (RCES) sixth-graders have been participating in a four-week program to learn about watersheds, water assessments and pollution sources. It culminated March 31, with a half-day “Meaningful Watershed Experience” on the […]

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School/Education News

Panthers working on a win streak

Rappahannock County’s varsity baseball team has already celebrated three consecutive victories in the early part of its season. After the previous week’s win over Fredericksburg Christian School, the Panthers posted an exciting 11-1 win at […]

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Sports

Hard week for RCHS softball

Last week was a challenging one for Rappahannock’s varsity softball. On March 24, the girls lost 4-3 at Highland and, over the weekend, finished fourth in the Panther Invitational. The Highland game started with great […]

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School/Education News

Superintendent hired

A former Appomattox County schools superintendent who credits the Air Force with giving him a firm grounding in management skills has been chosen by the Rappahannock County Board of Education to be the school system’s […]

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School/Education News

School and Sports News

Ladies lose opener, win the next Rappahannock High School’s Lady Panthers met the East Hardy Cougars in the Rappahannock home opener on Thursday, March 18 and suffered a disappointing loss of 12-1. The West Virginia […]

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School/Education News

Budget bullet dodged

Historically, Rappahannock County has gotten a smaller cut of state school funding than all but a half-dozen other counties in the commonwealth. For precisely that reason, however, the county is apparently better off in this […]