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And where was Ken Cuccinelli, the acting director of US Citizenship and Immigration Services, literally hours before making headlines for revising the iconic poem on the Statue of Liberty's pedestal, suggesting only immigrants who can “stand on their own two feet” are welcome in the United States?

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The Rappahannock Garden Club will meet on Wednesday, Aug 21 at the Washington fire house. The speaker will be Thomas Baughn, president of the Fauquier/Rappahannock County Master Gardeners. Baughn will speak about the benefits of using rain barrels for gardening purposes. The Garden Club meet…

It was so hot in Rappahannock County this past weekend that one farmer claimed eggs were frying inside her chickens. While we cannot prove that oddity as fact we can confirm it was exceedingly hot — scorching is a better word — as reflected by this cleverly worded sign outside the Sperryvill…

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Rappahannock Weather

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Partly Cloudy
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  • Wind: 5 mph
  • UV Index: 0 Low
  • Sunrise: 06:28:49 AM
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Today

Partly cloudy skies. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. Low 72F. Winds light and variable.

Tonight

Partly cloudy skies. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. Low 72F. Winds light and variable.

Tomorrow

Sunshine and some clouds. Hot. High around 95F. Winds light and variable.