After a presentation and a vigorous discussion among Washington Town Council members and the 15 or so citizens attending its monthly meeting Monday night, the council voted to hire a surveyor to define more precisely what could be done with…
Circuit Court Judge Jeffrey W. Parker denied a defense motion last Thursday (Aug. 6) to suppress evidence in a case against 43-year-old Clifton resident Paul Wilson Northam, who is charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.
The county of Rappahannock may or may not wish to remain in the dark, but the County of Rappahannock definitely does not.
The candidates for sheriff in Rappahannock County have both raised and spent more than any of the 18 other men and women running for local office on Nov. 3.
Route 231 (FT Valley Road) in Rappahannock County will be closed overnight Monday, Aug. 10 and Tuesday, Aug. 11 for drainage pipe replacement work. Nethers Road will also be closed for a separate repair project.
Both of Rappahannock County’s jurisdictions — the county itself and the town of Washington — will be reviewing and likely revising their comprehensive plans this fall. Your input is wanted.
County Administrator John McCarthy apologized this week in an email to Washington town officials and others for not taking a closer look at the permit application for a private July 18 fireworks display on Inn at Little Washington property. He…
Among the items on the Rappahannock County Board of Supervisors’ agenda this Monday are a discussion of a possible next step in the county’s quest for broadband, and the creation of a finance committee.
In response to a request by Jackson district supervisor Ron Frazier earlier this month, Rappahannock County’s supervisors will consider at their Aug. 3 meeting the creation of a finance committee to analyze county expenses and plan for future annual budgets.
The Virginia State Police last week promoted Rappahannock County native and Culpeper division criminal-investigations head Gary Settle to deputy director of VSP’s statewide Bureau of Criminal Investigation (BCI) in Richmond.
An Inn at Little Washington regular, apparently celebrating his wife’s birthday and his own successful fight against cancer, briefly but memorably changed the character of a quiet night in town last Saturday night.
Though the Washington Town Council conducted its business Monday night in another just-under-an-hour-long monthly meeting at town hall, most of the news from town again came from the other end of Gay Street — at the Circuit Court clerk’s office.
In Rappahannock County last week, state and federal officials joined representatives of Virginia’s agricultural, medical and real estate trade groups and several local officials mostly to cheer on the idea of rural broadband and its benefits.
Castleton's solid weekend (and another one coming up), learn to make mosaic pet portraits, start decluttering now for the Dog Days Yard Sale, and save Sept. 12 for the Taste, in this week's The Rapp.
After a closed session following its regular monthly public meeting Monday afternoon, the Rappahannock County Board of Supervisors decided to require the cell-tower company with which it’s been negotiating a potential lease of county-owned land to have at least one…
The Castleton Festival launches its seventh season — its first without founder Lorin Maazel — with a gala dinner, the premiere of a top-notch “Roméo et Juliette” and fond family stories of how Maazel could look at a cow pasture…