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Washington column for Dec. 24

Take pleasure in the Christmas season. Be merry like the song say and sing the Christmas carols for all the joy that their words convey and the memories they bring back.
Washington column for Dec. 17

  Town party a success Nearly 100 folks who live and work in town gathered Sunday evening for Washington’s annual holiday party. The town hall looked especially beautiful, dressed up with running cedar greenery, wreaths and candles in the windows…
Washington column for Dec. 10

Christmas Spirit It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas Ev’rywhere you go; Take a look through the town With Christmas trees aglow. It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas, Garlands string everywhere But the prettiest sight to see…
Washington column for Dec. 3

Shopping at CFC With Thanksgiving behind us and the Christmas holiday right around the corner, it’s so easy to get caught up in the hustle and bustle of the holiday and forget to give thanks for all the gifts each…
Washington: A day for thanks

It’s Thanksgiving, and for most of us this holiday conjures up memories or anticipation of such traditions as the huge Thanksgiving dinner with dressing, cranberry sauce, famous pumpkin pie and someone carving the turkey. It’s a time we travel “over…
Washington column for Nov. 19

Shopping in full swing Christmas shopping is in full swing and Christmas decorations are going up all through the towns. This past weekend was a gorgeous weekend to start the season. A reminder for everyone to support your local businesses…
Washington column for Nov. 12

’Tis the season With Thanksgiving coming in two weeks and the Christmas holiday right around the corner, it’s so easy to get caught up in the hustle and bustle of the holiday. I know I have. Some people have already…
Washington column for Nov. 5

Friends for life In my column I usually have events or what’s happening in Washington, but this week I am writing about two good friends, both of whom will leave a legacy behind in the town of Washington in their…
Washington column for Oct. 29

Pumpkin daze I stood on the deck this past weekend, looking at the mountains, taking in the magnificence and beauty of the sight, with trees whose leaves had turned red and gold. This just could be considered heaven on earth.…
Washington column for Oct. 22

Big weekend, small request The town was busy as ever this past Saturday and Sunday, a beautiful, cool autumn weekend for the 59th annual House Tour and Dried Flower Sale and other events. The tour was sponsored by the women…
Washington column for Oct. 15

October a busy month Fall is in the air, bringing with it crisp, cool mornings, the beautiful changing of the leaves, camouflage on the hunters who are out tracking deer and bear, pumpkin-spice everything, and yes, the stink bug. Boy,…
Washington column for Oct. 8

Buzzing weekend Rappahannock County will be buzzing this Saturday (Oct. 10). The Rappahannock Senior Center is having its bake sale fundraiser from 9 to noon at 211 Quicke Mart. Stop by and check out the goodies and support the seniors…