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The Rapp for August 17

Take the Lord Fairfax CC criteria survey for their new president; Gay St. Gallery hosts artist reception on Saturday for new exhibit: and countdown begins for Tuesday’s solar eclipse phenomenon. […]

Meetings and Notices

Meetings and notices

Water and Sewer Authority meets on Thursday, at the Town Hall. Agenda includes: Election of officers; lien process and collection procedure; permit renewal update; road repair and renovation project. […]

Down Memory Lane

Down Memory Lane

Aug. 26, 1998: This September will mark another major event in the town’s history — its bicentennial celebration. The festival and history parade will take place in Woodville on Saturday, Sept. 26. […]

Courthouse Row

Courthouse Row

Building Permits: The costs cited with the following permit applications are estimates: David Gangel, Washington, pole shed, $1,500; John and Tracy Schwab, Castleton, remodel, $15,000. […]

A Troubling Diagnosis

No opioid deaths here yet

In this region, some communities have been hit hard. Fauquier County set a disturbing record in 2016, with 22 deaths tied to drug overdoses. So far, Rappahannock County has been able to avoid the grim statistics. […]

A Troubling Diagnosis

Finding help

Here are some of the local organizations and services helping Rappahannock residents — particularly its seniors — take care of their health. […]

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Upcoming Events

Sat 19

Amissville Methodist Breakfast

Saturday, August 19 • 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Sat 19

Aileen Reunion

Saturday, August 19 • 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Sat 19

FHVFR Fundraiser

Saturday, August 19 • 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Sat 19

Gay Street Gallery Reception

Saturday, August 19 • 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Gay Street Gallery
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Sun 20

Shiloh Baptist Homecoming

Sunday, August 20 • 9:30 am - 5:00 pm