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Meetings and Notices

Meetings and notices for April 30

Staff members from Congressman Robert Hurt’s office hold local hours from 10 a.m. to noon tomorrow (Friday, May 1) in the Jamieson Room at the library. For more information, visit Rabies vaccination offered 9 […]

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Building Permits

Courthouse Row for April 30

Home/land transfers The following home and land transfers were recorded at the Rappahannock County Circuit Court Clerk’s office April 16-22: Hampton Daniel M. Bailey and Mandy L. Bailey to Michael Stolar and Molly Stolar, husband […]

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Down Memory Lane

Down Memory Lane for April 30

Oct. 2, 1975 At breakfast, lunch and dinner time both sides of Route 522 through Flint Hill are lined with cars. The reason for all the activity is the new Bradford’s Restaurant, an extension of […]

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Fire and Rescue

Fire and rescue calls for April 30

Monday, April 20 1:52 p.m. — Slate Mills Road, Sperryville, general illness, companies 5 and 7 2:53 p.m. — Lee Highway, Washington, public service, company 1 9:47 p.m. — Sperryville Pike, Boston, motor vehicle accident, […]

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Konick: No vendetta, just violations

In a response to the Inn at Little Washington and owner Patrick O’Connell’s attempt the week before to quash attorney David Konick’s lawsuit, Konick said this week that the Inn’s claims about his motivations for bringing suit are “absolutely false.” […]

By Steve Eastham

The Rapp for April 23

Fourth (Estate) Friday The still-standing staff of the Rappahannock News will once again be seated at Washington’s Country Cafe at 9 a.m. tomorrow (Friday, April 24) for our monthly Fourth (Estate) Friday community story conference […]


Cooter’s scraps outdoor-music plan

After a lengthy stretch of questions and concern from commissioners, and a neighboring property owner’s worries about noise and traffic, Ben “Cooter” Jones and Alma Viator withdrew the application they’d made to the county planning commission for a special-exception permit. […]

From the Rappahannock News

Rappahannock at Home: new county-wide senior support program 

Ask longtime Rappahannock County resident and community activist Hal Hunter what he’s been up to lately and he’ll be quick to tell you: Rapp at Home. It’s a new county-wide senior support program he is organizing to help area seniors share resources so they can remain in their homes as they grow older. […]

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From the Rappahannock News

Rapp, Culpeper go metro

The federal Office of Management and Budget added Rappahannock and Culpeper counties earlier this month to the Washington-Arlington-Alexandria statistical metropolitan area (SMA). What does it mean? […]

Amissville Column

Amissville column for April 23

The eight needle women met last week at the regular day and time at Charlotte Laing’s house, but this time they weren’t going to just quilt or embroider. They were going to talk about underwear. Women’s Civil War-era skivvies, to be exact. […]