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The Rapp for June 29

The fourth annual Give Local Piedmont campaign raised $211,032 for 33 local nonprofits; Rapp News hosts Fourth Estate Friday at the Country Cafe; artist Kevin Adams has returns from his painting residence at Shenandoah. […]

Meetings and Notices

Meetings and notices for June 29

Rappahannock County Board of Supervisors has its regular meeting Wednesday, July 5 at 2 p.m. at the courthouse. At the 7 p.m. session, the board will have a public special exception hearing for Windsor Lodge Stables, LLC . […]

Down Memory Lane

Down Memory Lane for June 29

June 20, 1974: Dr. Jerry Martin and Dr. Werner Krebser plan to open a full-time medical clinic in Rappahannock County’s seat in Washington. If their request for a use permit is approved by the Town Council next month. […]

Courthouse Row

Courthouse Row for June 29

The following home and land transfers were recorded at the Rappahannock County Circuit Court Clerk’s office June 16-22: Hampton: Alison C. Clancy Andino to James T. Munyer, 2.0000 acres, deed of gift, no consideration, general warranty, tax map 29-52C. […]

Crime & Courts

Brain injury a factor in crime spree?

Until the last couple years, she explained, she didn’t realize that a brain injury her now 29-year-old son suffered when he was a child might have been a factor in his alcohol and drug abuse and the crimes he committed. […]


It takes a village

One group that makes a huge difference is volunteer drivers. Many senior citizens, those with disabilities, and some veterans have no transportation for doctor’s appointments, trips to the VA, or other important rides. […]

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Summer Chorus Concert

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American Festival Concert

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