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School and sports news for July 2

Right scholar, wrong picture We had an item in last week’s School and Sports News column featuring Rappahannock County High School senior James MacLeod, who was recently admitted to Davidson College and has been awarded a four-year QuestBridge National College…
Letter: Good choice by the NPCF

The Headwaters board congratulates the board of the Northern Piedmont Community Foundation on its good judgment in selecting Jane Bowling-Wilson for its executive director. We on the Headwaters board have benefited from Jane’s enthusiasm, creativity and leadership during her tenure…
School and sports news for June 18

A parent and student-generated initiative at Rappahannock County Elementary School this spring culminated in a homemade plastic and aluminum recycling effort at the annual end-of-the-year DARE Day festivities at RCES.
FONZ-bound

Two Rappahannock County students at the top in their class in science were selected by their teachers and awarded full scholarships to Friends of the National Zoo (FONZ) nature camp this summer.
Outstanding in forestry

Among the Potomac State College of West Virginia University students, faculty and staff honored with awards and recognition recently was Emily Ashcraft, a wildlife resources major from Castleton.
Panther pride

Photo gallery: At Rappahannock County High School’s graduation ceremony last Friday, parents, family, friends and school staff sat proudly as 72 graduates took their diplomas in hand.
Degree day

Photo: Hazel Addison “Addie” Swindler received her Bachelor of Arts in psychology from Christopher Newport University on May 9.
Honors among Rats

Rappahannock County’s own Cadet Evan R. Hitt (right) and Cadet William C. Hogan were both on the Dean’s list at Virginia Military Institute for the spring semester