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It is with mixed emotions that I bid farewell to the Rappahannock News after 50 months as editor. I am forever grateful for having had the opportunity to report on virtually every aspect of life in Rappahannock County and I will cherish the many friendships I have made along the way. 

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My name is Devin Sherwood. I was born in Rappahannock, currently live in Woodville and have been drawing since I was a child. In recent years, I started to draw more from my day-to-day life. 

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Worthy praise that is seconded by dozens of Rappahannock County residents — and from all corners of the community. The Rappahannock News would be remiss in not joining the resounding chorus, albeit going one important step further — hereby proclaiming Sallie Morgan as Rappahannock News Citizen of the Year 2020.

Martin Baron (right), the editor who directed the Boston Globe’s Pulitzer-winning coverage of a far-reaching scandal of  abusive Catholic priests, took time out from his current reason for working late (he’s executive editor of The Washington Post) for a Q&A Friday at the Little Washingt…

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