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People come from all around to see Sperryville resident Tom Lewis’ annual display of Christmas lights and ornamentation, but only his lucky friends and neighbors ever see his summer display of beautiful fruits and vegetables. Lewis harvested 18 bushels of potatoes last week and promptly repl…

Cattle ranchers from around the world met in Culpeper this past week for the Red Devon USA Mini Congress. As part of the Red Devon Association, cattlemen from the United States, United Kingdom, Brazil, Australia, Canada and Mexico began their tour at the Lakota Ranch Farm, which is set on 72…



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Rappahannock Weather

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Mostly Cloudy
  • Humidity: 98%
  • Cloud Coverage:%
  • Wind: 1 mph
  • UV Index: 8 Very High
  • Sunrise: 06:20:30 AM
  • Sunset: 08:14:52 PM


Clouds and some sun this morning with more clouds for this afternoon. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High near 85F. Winds light and variable.


Mostly clear. Low 67F. Winds light and variable.


Sunshine and clouds mixed. High 89F. Winds light and variable.