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Washington column for July 21

Talk about a loyal employee: Executive steward Beverly Exline will celebrate her 23th year this Saturday (July 23) of working at The Inn at Little Washington.
Washington column for July 14

Gay Street Gallery presents the work of select, award-winning artists from Virginia and around the country. On July 30 from 5 to 6 p.m., the gallery hosts talks by Jane Tolar and Davette Leonard.
The Washington column for July 7

Those inspiring Internationals Half the year has gone by in the blink of an eye! Here it is July already, and we just celebrated Independence Day. Our country has so much to be thankful for, and it all started with…
Washington column for June 30

A busy weekend in town July 4 weekend is going to be hopping in Little Washington. R.H. Ballard Shop & Gallery celebrates Sunday and Monday with sweets, treats, drinks and nibbles for customers, in front of the shop. Inside this…
Washington column for June 23

Maple Hill Lane reunion Warm weather signaled the start of family reunions and gatherings. Today’s families, more than ever, need to relax and spend more time together. Put down those tech gadgets and rejoice in one another. Time goes by…
Washington column for June 26

Tula’s deep-woods mural Walking through the doors of Tula’s last week, I was so inspired by the deep woods painting on both sides of the hallway leading to the restrooms that I ask a lady in the restaurant who was…
Washington column for June 2

Graduation celebration Graduation is an exciting time for your son or daughter. It’s both an ending and a beginning For Austin Ray Huff, son of Danny and Hope Huff of Washington, it was a happy time Friday night, walking across…
Washington column for May 26

Celebrating 50 years of sisterhood Eight sisters of Chi Omega sorority joined Laura Overstreet at her home in Washington May 11-17 for a reunion celebrating 50 years since their pledge days together at Florida State University. The women enjoyed a…
Washington column for May 12

Relay for Life Walkathon Let’s not forget our annual Relay for Life walkathon this coming weekend (May 14-15) at Rappahannock County Elementary School. Starting Saturday at 3 p.m. with Survivor Registration, there’s a Survivor Reception at 4 p.m. with music…
Washington column for May 5

 Congressional Art Competition For the past several years, Robert H. Ballard has been asked to judge Virginia’s 5th District’s school arts contest, the Congressional Art Competition, sponsored by the members of the U.S. House of Representatives. Since the competition began…
Washington column for Feb. 18

The Rappahannock Historical Society is hosting renowned teacher and scholar Carole Nash, Ph.D, a specialist in the archaeology of the Appalachians, who will present a program titled, At the Edge of the Endless Mountains: Native American Settlement in Rappahannock County.