Cockburn kickoff

Photo by John McCaslin
Photo by John McCaslin

Dozens of Rappahannock County residents descended on Little Eldon Farm in Woodville on a beautiful Sunday evening to hear Rappahannock resident Leslie Cockburn, a prominent journalist, author and filmmaker, declare her 2018 Democratic candidacy for the U.S. Congress in Virginia’s sprawling 5th congressional district. It’s her first-ever bid for public office. The outdoor campaign kickoff was hosted by Little Eldon residents Scott and Mary-Sherman Willis.

About Staff/Contributed 5438 Articles
The Rappahannock News welcomes contributions from any and all members of the community. Email news and photos to or call us at 540-675-3338.