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.
In an email on Tuesday, Rappahannock County Supervisor Ron Frazier notified his colleagues that an action the Board of Supervisors took at its Monday afternoon meeting would have to be nullified because of a technicality.
Mimi Forbes of the Rappahannock Food Pantry displays one of several boxes of fresh vegetables that accompanied Thanksgiving meals distributed Monday and Tuesday to appreciative Rappahannock families. On a normal Thanksgiving the pantry boxes up anywhere from 180 to 200 turkeys with all the f…
Radiological Technician (Virginia Limited License) and Medical Billing are the two newest Rappahannock Center for Education (RappCE) classes to be offered in 2021.
Many Rappahannock residents need caregiver support in their homes, but finding those caregivers has been difficult, according to a recent survey Rapp at Home conducted among its members.
After flirting with a proposed new building site near Atlantic Union Bank, the Rappahannock Food Pantry is all but set to re-establish its roots in the town of Washington.
“The [$69,000] planning grant is to study the feasibility of establishing a school-based wellness center in the schools,” Rappahannock County Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Shannon Grimsley educates the News.
The PATH Foundation has announced a virtual discussion, featuring the esteemed Dr. Clarence Jones and Wes Moore, this coming Wednesday, June 24, at 7 p.m. The talk will focus on how the community, including Rappahannock County, can be stronger when acknowledging and talking about implicit bi…
This year’s grants, totaling $36,703, include a diversity of educational and performance projects, a variety of media, emerging and established artists, arts programs within community-based organizations, and collaborative projects.
The Rappahannock Food Pantry has seen an outpouring of support through donations of time, money and supplies since emergency measures to arrest the spread of COVID-19 took effect in March.
Veteran journalist and Rappahannock resident Andrew Alexander, a former Washington Post ombudsman who spent much of his career as a Washington bureau chief for a major newspaper chain, will discuss the news landscape in a Rapp at Home Zoom Talk. It’s open to everyone on Tuesday, May 19, at 1…
Even in the midst of an unprecedented pandemic and the resulting economic uncertainty, local residents showed an extraordinary sense of community during the seventh annual Give Local Piedmont, which all said and done surpassed six previous years in donations.
“We started thinking about all the fantastic music here in Rappahannock, all bottled up at home with nowhere to go,” KPA Founder Paul Reisler.
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Kid Pan Alley is launching a “Virtual House Concert” series with local musicians, beginning this Sunday, April 19th, at 7 p.m.
“If somebody can’t pay their rent and maybe the person who’s supposed to get the rent has lost their job so they’re dependent on that rent,” she said. “So it can snowball pretty quickly.”
County leaders held their second community preparedness call Sunday to provide updates on activities and community needs as Rappahannock enters another week of efforts to respond to the COVID-19 outbreak.