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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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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 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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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 […]

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RCHS Softball: They’re ready

Spring adventure is underway in the dirt and on the mound of the RCHS softball practice fields. The Lady Panthers are vying for a regional berth this season. The Ladies’ coach, Jamie Harris, is entering […]

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School & Sports News, Part 1

Student athletes celebrated The Rappahannock County School Sports Association (RCSSA) hosted the combined fall and winter Sports Banquet Sunday, and Rappahannock County Public Schools student athletes were treated to a wonderful meal prepared by Melissa […]

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School & Sports News, Part 2

RCSSA Banquet: Fall 2009 Awards Volleyball – Varsity Outstanding Offensive Player: Danika Kritter Outstanding Defensive Player: Natalie Tupper Most Improved: Megan Early Volleyball – JV Outstanding Offensive Player: Maddie Kopjanski Team Spirit Award: Carolyn Vickers […]

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School board has a candidate

The Rappahannock County school board has apparently settled on a final candidate to replace retiring Superintendent Robert Chappell, but isn’t saying who it is. “We can’t,” said Chairman J. Wesley Mills, asked if he could […]

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HS intern learning more than teaching

Sam Dunlap is the freshest face in Dave Naser’s chemistry classroom at Rappahannock County High School, but he’s not exactly a new student. Dunlap, a student at Lord Fairfax Community College in Warrenton, is enrolled […]

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RCHS March home games

Varsity Baseball March 18 7 p.m.,- E. Hardy HS March 19 7 p.m., Fredericksburg Christian School March 24 5 p.m., Highland Varsity Soccer Girls March 12 6 p.m., Eastern View March 18 5:45 p.m., WCDS […]

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Wakefield Sports Roundup

All-Delaney Athletic Conference Athletes Boys Basketball All-DAC Division 2: Andrew Smith, First Team and Co-Most Valuable Player; Brian Shafran, First Team Girls Basketball All-DAC Division 2: Isabelle Eastham, First Team; Sarah Wells, First Team Swimming: […]

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Freshman wrestler has a future

“Weighing in at 103 pounds, standing 5 feet 3 inches tall, welcome to the mat — the Crushin’ . . . Russian!” Sergei “CJ” Sidrow may have astounded his Rappahannock County High School community this […]