BJ Knobloch

Inside this week’s News (Jan. 28)

This week’s headlines: The Blizzard of 2016; ‘Outside the box’ sentence for probation violation; Profile: Turning scraps to treasures on Chester Gap; Wild Ideas: Wildlife in the snowpocalypse; Is there hope for historic Waterloo Bridge?; Missing the train

Features & Columns

The Rapp for Jan. 28

Fourth Estate Friday • At the Theatre, a piano recital with song • Benevolent Fund’s Celebrity Waiters’ Dinner • Rapp at Home open house and new meeting times • Post features Kid Pan Alley […]


Revisiting a Dream

A dream is a feeling, an understanding and perception that the impossible is possible. That’s according to this year’s 2016 MLK “DreamKeeper” Award winner Col. (Ret.) Samuel Glasker, who received his honor at Sunday’s 25th-annual observance of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at the Theatre at Washington. […]

Clark Hollow Ramblings

Just hold on

This is the time of year when the term “hunkering down” comes to mind. Before I tell you how I try to look at winter and waiting for warmer weather, I should recall for you the tale about the fellow who really liked to fish. […]

Down Memory Lane

Down Memory Lane for Jan. 21

Daphne Hutchinson and the Rappahannock News were recognized for service by the American Cancer Society and received the print media award from this organization at its annual meeting held this year in Norfolk. […]

Features & Columns

The Rapp for Jan. 21

Help your neighbors through the storm As this edition of RappNews goes to press, no one knows for sure what the weekend’s storm will bring us. Feet of snow? Power outages? The apocalypse? Whatever is […]