Crime & Courts

VDOT exits Middle Street

The Commonwealth Transportation Board discontinues VDOT’s maintenance of the stub end of Middle Street in the town of Washington, and lawyer David Konick appeals a circuit court decision to dismiss his suit against the Inn and the town of Washington to the state supreme court. […]

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Horse/Equine News

Meet, pray, love

At the 2015 Rappahannock Hunt Blessing of the Hounds/Opening Meet last Saturday at Red Hill, the start of the Rappahannock Hunt’s 89th year, the Hunt — with a presentation by Oliver Brown, MFH (right) — showed its appreciation with an honorary lifetime membership for the Rev. Jennings W. Hobson III (left), for his “41 years of service as Chief Spiritual Advisor and Blessor of the Hounds.” […]


Good decision

Rappahannock County High School’s chapter of SADD (Students Against Destructive Decisions) promotes awareness with Red Ribbon Week at the school and in the community, and a slogan and poster contest. […]


Sperryville: A Rappahannock love story

Late last week, Franklin Schmidt, 72, passed away after a long illness, and a quietly courageous five-year battle. A remembrance of his life with Esther, the love of his life, and their life together as a formidable photography and writing team and as friends to many in Rappahannock. […]

Meetings and Notices

Meetings and notices for Oct. 29

The Washington Nature Trail and Habitation Restoration Project gardens are ready for their fall cleanup. Old Rag Master Naturalists is coordinating a work morning 9:30 a.m. this Friday (Oct. 30). Please spare ORMN and the […]