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Amissville column for April 23

The eight needle women met last week at the regular day and time at Charlotte Laing’s house, but this time they weren’t going to just quilt or embroider. They were going to talk about underwear. Women’s Civil War-era skivvies, to…

Save the dates (and times) As February seems to be going out like a lion, there are two items of note occurring this month and next in Amissville. Beginning this Sunday (March 1) Amissville United Methodist Church will have Sunday…
Amissville column for Jan. 1

On Dec. 18, more than 30 volunteers met at Bethel Baptist Church in Amissville to assemble holiday food baskets for more than three dozen families.
Amissville column for Dec. 11

The annual Amissville Holiday Food Drive held by the Amissville Area Community Christmas (AACC) group will soon be in full swing. Come lend a hand.

Thoughts on the terrible events at Sandy Hook Elementary and another update on the Christmas Basket Project in this week's Amissville column.

It's all hands on deck as the Amissville Christmas Basket Project wraps up. Details on how and when you can help inside this week's Amissville column.

An update on the Amissville Christmas Basket Project, details on the new Kombucha business and the heart-healthy benefits of olive oil in this week's Amissville column.

An axiom of hauling livestock is that the number of animals you load in the trailer should be the same when you arrive. However, rules are made to be broken.

The Farm Tour in Amissville “Agrituristas” participating in this weekend’s Rappahannock County Farm Tour will be able to visit five participating Amissville venues where they can sip award-winning wine, hobnob with honey bees, meet Coco the cow and see sheep…

Waffles, acorns and more at Amissville Methodist The Methodist men came through once again last Saturday with a delicious breakfast that got more than 50 hungry residents ready to face the day. As this reporter finished a plate of sausage gravy…

Remembering 9/11 These perfect days with the startling blue skies and the whisper of fall should delight us. However, they also evoke a similar day 11 years ago that dawned in beauty and ended in unimagined horror witnessed by the world…