Editorials

Editorial: Profiles in courage

For any grownups needing a refresher course in the important things in life, a visit to Rappahannock County High School (RCHS) football practice is highly recommended. The team practices every weekday afternoon, for three hours, […]

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Health and Healthcare

Letter: Calling all caregivers

Scattered throughout our county, sometimes lonely and isolated and sometimes with the support of family and friends, are dozens of family caregivers, those unpaid and usually unsung heroes getting up every day and devoting themselves […]

Editorials

Editorial: Rain dance

Sunday, after midnight but before dawn, the rain came. Finally. Not nearly enough, of course, but certainly better than nothing. Answered prayers. Or — as Rappahannock County’s pre-European-contact inhabitants might have had it centuries earlier […]

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Editorials

Editorial: Of the land

“He loved the land and everything that came from it,” says Washington, Va. attorney Doug Baumgardner of his longtime friend, Ray Cannon, who passed away this week at the age of 93. There can be […]