By Dennis Brack/Rappahannock News

Artists, awarded

At a reception Sunday at the home of RAAC president Matthew Black and his wife, artist Barbara Black, recipients gratefully accepted checks for Claudia Mitchell Fund grant awards. […]


Sperryville column for June 11

Hospice’s Volunteer of the Year Julie Music Morrow of Sperryville was recently honored by the Hospice of the Piedmont (formerly Hospice of the Rapidan), presented with the hospice’s Volunteer of the Year 2014 award. Many […]

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Fraud fighting

Rappahannock County Sheriff’s Office investigator Shawn Walters and Commonwealth’s Attorney Art Goff received the Virginia State Police Insurance Fraud Program’s 2015 Fraud Fighters Award last month. […]

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Amissville’s top responders

At Amissville Volunteer Fire & Rescue’s annual awards banquet earlier this month, awards were given to the responders who answered most of the 600 calls to which Amissville VFR was dispatched in 2014. […]

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An era ends/begins

In his last game with the Rappahannock County High School varsity boys basketball team, senior player Bradlee Frye eclipsed RCHS’ all-time boys’ scoring record of 1,238 points. […]

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For Weinberg, a standing-room-only show

More than 100 guests gathered in the Washington Town Hall on Sunday evening for a tribute to Wendy Weinberg — a surprise to the former owner of the Theatre at Washington, but no surprise to anyone who’s spent any time in Rappahannock over the last 25 years. […]

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Citizen Jenks

Rev. Jennings W. Hobson III has been around Rappahannock County long enough that nothing surprises him, and just about everything delights him, including the fact that Rappahannock News has named him their 2014 Citizen of the Year (for the second time). […]