It’s a matter of pride that Rappahannock County is so rural that it doesn’t have a single stoplight. Well, that is no longer true, at least for a few months.
Even the geese saw this one coming, as flocks of a dozen or so merged into strings a hundred strong, fleeing the white wall of snow that had faded the Blue Ridge to the West on Friday by about 10:30…
The Warrenton-based Piedmont Environmental Council (PEC) is asking similar questions as little seems to have been accomplished to rehabilitate the bridge, one of about a dozen metal truss bridges left in Virginia. The bridge, which before closure carried 680 vehicles…
As we continue to dig out, late schools and a warning from VDOT about black ice as temperatures drop overnight.
Rappahannock County Public Schools are closed Tuesday, January 26.
This is the first big one, according to VDOT officials, in reference to the winter storm system that will move in tomorrow (Friday), when over one foot of snow is predicted to fall in about 24 hours.
A head-on collision Saturday afternoon (Jan. 9) on Rt. 231 involving a drugged driver seriously injured a Sperryville woman, according to Virginia State Police spokesman Les Tyler.
Attorney David Konick and four other supporters of his nearly year-long legal challenge of “beautification” projects by the town of Washington and its largest business, the Inn at Little Washington, have filed an appeal in Rappahannock County Circuit Court of…
The Commonwealth Transportation Board discontinues VDOT’s maintenance of the stub end of Middle Street in the town of Washington, and lawyer David Konick appeals a circuit court decision to dismiss his suit against the Inn and the town of Washington…
The Inn at Little Washington, Washington town officials and patrons of Washington’s U.S. Post Office — a longtime tenant of the Inn-owned Krebser Building at Main and Middle streets — are waiting for a decision by the Commonwealth Transportation Board…
The Virginia Department of Transportation will close the eastbound and westbound left lanes on Interstate 66 in Fauquier County tonight through Thursday night.
Summary of highway work by VDOT's Culpeper District scheduled, weather permitting, in Rappahannock County during the upcoming week.
Closing on a high note at Castleton, food for thought (and a movie) in Madison, "Annie" auditions in Washington and more in this week's The Rapp.
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.
Next Tuesday (July 28), the Virginia Department of Transportation says it will close a segment of Route 601 (Nethers Road) for two days while crews restore a section of eroded riverbank on the Hughes River.