While installing guardrails as part of a paving contract along U.S. 211, a Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) contractor broke sewer lines in two places west of Sperryville.
Once again VDOT shows its infinite wisdom by closing the bridge on Fodderstack Road during the school year and the approaching tourist season with the fall colors.
The board of supervisors of Rappahannock County spent most of its marathon monthly meeting on Monday (Aug. 1) dealing with noise, traffic and emergencies.
For the past seven months, I've respectfully advocated, through emails and in-person requests at four of the last seven supervisor meetings, a reduction of the speed limit in the village of Woodville from 35 mph to 25 mph.
Three northern Virginia men on motorcycles pleaded guilty to reckless driving by speed and were sentenced in District Court and alcohol-related cases top the July 12th docket.
The Rock Mills Road bridge over the Covington River, originally meant to reopen July 28 after its deck was replaced, will now be closed into the first week of September, four weeks after schools go back into session.
Part two of a two-part interview with former Rappahannock County administrator John McCarthy.
After a recent event at Cooter’s drew hundreds of people and scores of vehicles, after a complaint, County Administrator is “looking into it.
Fireworks on Monday, iron works in Washington, Tula's indoor forest and a bridge to be out, in this week's The Rapp.
It’s a matter of pride that Rappahannock County is so rural that it doesn’t have a single stoplight. Well, that is no longer true, at least for a few months.
Even the geese saw this one coming, as flocks of a dozen or so merged into strings a hundred strong, fleeing the white wall of snow that had faded the Blue Ridge to the West on Friday by about 10:30…
The Warrenton-based Piedmont Environmental Council (PEC) is asking similar questions as little seems to have been accomplished to rehabilitate the bridge, one of about a dozen metal truss bridges left in Virginia. The bridge, which before closure carried 680 vehicles…
As we continue to dig out, late schools and a warning from VDOT about black ice as temperatures drop overnight.
Rappahannock County Public Schools are closed Tuesday, January 26.
This is the first big one, according to VDOT officials, in reference to the winter storm system that will move in tomorrow (Friday), when over one foot of snow is predicted to fall in about 24 hours.
A head-on collision Saturday afternoon (Jan. 9) on Rt. 231 involving a drugged driver seriously injured a Sperryville woman, according to Virginia State Police spokesman Les Tyler.