Our region is among 60 other communities across the U.S. who have been challenged by website issues today.
About a hundred law enforcement and search-and-rescue personnel continued Monday to scour the rocky, heavily wooded slopes leading up to Oventop Mountain in Sperryville, where an 80-year-old resident who hasn't been heard from since Tuesday is believed to have gone…
Personal property forms due • ‘Give Local Piedmont’ is May 3 • Smithsonian at Little Washington • Civil War film showing • Rappahannock plant sale
Folks who’ve never stepped foot in Rappahannock may have seen it. In nighttime photos taken from space, the county is one of those few, conspicuous dark spots amid a blaze of yellow lights illuminating the East Coast from Miami to…
At this time of year, keeping up with what’s blooming can be difficult, and exhausting but also very rewarding, in this week's Wild Ideas column.
The Board of Supervisors hears comments about the draft fiscal-year 2017 budget from residents and county officials.
This week: 38th annual Fodderstack race • Walker’s Run at Theatre • Let’s get Rappahannock clean and green again • Rapp at Home expands services
Nicole Mittendorff has likely been found dead near White Oak Canyon
Despite a snow squall, Pam Owen recently enjoyed two nature walks along the Shenandoah River, led by plant experts from the Virginia Native Plant Society, in this week’s Wild Ideas column.
Unspoiled Rappahannock confronts spotty cellphones, an aging population, fire and rescue services, taxes
I lament, again, what a shameful waste of charitable funds. You will have to excuse me now while I get my dictionary out and look up “privacy.” I seem to have forgotten what it means. I invite those who think…
A Rappahannock County hiking guide who, for 30 years has hiked the popular White Oak Canyon, shared some insights into one of the park’s most spectacular waterfall hikes, now the scene of a challenging rescue.
‘Give Local Piedmont’ is May 3 • Art trunk show at Flourish Root • Old tools • Joining the Art Tour • An alternative energy talk
An unprecedented survey mailed to every household in Rappahannock County found that respondents treasure the beauty that surrounds them, the privacy they enjoy in one of Virginia’s least populated and unspoiled places, and the spirit of volunteerism that has neighbor…
Our country is deeply divided. Our county is not. Given today’s national news, this in itself is big news.
The Foothills Forum survey's headlines: We love this place. We value our privacy. We like our services. We’re more disposed to change than you might have heard. And with nearly 1,400 households responding, a rate more than doubling expectations, all…