Recent Stories

  • Updated

The following are closed on Monday, Oct. 14, in observance of Columbus Day: Rappahannock County government offices; Atlantic Union Bank, Washington; BB&T, Flint Hill; Virginia DMV; U.S. Postal Service; Rappahannock Public Schools and Rappahannock Rapidan Community Services transportation…

To all of you who missed it, the discussion about the Rappahannock Food Pantry at Rapp at Home was delightful and informative. This was the first of a series of talks that Rapp at Home is hosting on Rappahannock nonprofits, what they do, how they operate, and how we might help.

Rappahannock County Park is having a work day, planting perennials purchased with a $1000 grant from Keep Virginia Beautiful, on Saturday, Oct. 5 from 9 a.m. to noon. Many hands needed and welcome. The plants will populate a new pollinator garden plot at the forest edge. Volunteers should br…

In-Depth Reporting

In-Depth Reporting

Community support for the nonprofit, nonpartisan Foothills Forum provides research and reporting about Rappahannock County matters, in collaboration with the Rappahannock News.
Here's our work so far...

Rappahannock Weather

Right Now
  • Humidity: 73%
  • Cloud Coverage:%
  • Wind: 2 mph
  • UV Index: 0 Low
  • Sunrise: 07:20:48 AM
  • Sunset: 06:35:45 PM


A clear sky. Low 43F. Winds light and variable.


A clear sky. Low 43F. Winds light and variable.


Mainly sunny. High 71F. Winds light and variable.