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The Virginia Department of Education’s newest draft of the state’s history and social science standards aims to address objections raised this fall over content and omissions. However, some history and education groups claim there are still lingering issues that must be addressed as the agency hosts a series of public hearings on the latest version that began Monday in Williamsburg.

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The Rappahannock County Elementary School Student Council Association (SCA) held a Valentine's Day Dance on Friday, Feb. 3 for sixth and seventh-grade students. Attendees were asked to bring an optional canned good item to donate to the local food pantry, a long-standing tradition for the St…



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Rappahannock Weather

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  • Humidity: 92%
  • Cloud Coverage: 97%
  • Wind: 2 mph
  • UV Index: 4 Moderate
  • Sunrise: 05:51:17 AM
  • Sunset: 08:29:09 PM


Showers this morning, becoming a steady rain during the afternoon hours. High near 70F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 90%. Rainfall around a quarter of an inch.


Rain early...then remaining cloudy with showers overnight. Low 54F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 80%.


Mostly cloudy skies. Slight chance of a rain shower. High 74F. Winds light and variable.