School/Education News

School news for March 1

Belle Meade students learn about herbal medicine, botany and making a catapult; Wakefield senior Chris O’Heir of Castleton surpasses 1,000 varsity points; Rapp elementary students held their annual Market Day; and updates on Panther athletics. […]

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The Rapp for March 1

Prize money offered at Old Dominion Hounds Point-to-Point this year; “The Magic Duel” duo perform at Little Washington Theatre; and renowned Vanderbilt University Chorale will perform a special concert at Castleton this Saturday. […]


Happy farmers, happy cows

Bit by bit, raindrop by raindrop — and occasional snowflake, as captured here last Saturday at a farm in Castleton — Rappahannock is digging its way out of a severe drought. The county is currently listed as “abnormally dry” by the National Weather Service. […]

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The Rapp for Feb. 15

Businesses of Rappahannock will have its quarterly networking event at Gadino Cellars next Tuesday; and Dietlinde Maazel returns to Castleton to co-star with American tenor Tyler Nelson in “Rainer Maria Rilke and the Shadow of Auguste Rodin.”  […]