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Asking the wrong questions gets only wrong answers. Not surprising then that the most recent marathon meeting of the Planning Commission was spent in interminable answers about height restrictions, lattice vs. monopole, painting colors, megahertz levels, set-backs, balloons, waivers and othe…

The 22nd Taste of Rappahannock was held on Saturday, September 7th at the Miller Barn. The event funds two-thirds of all of the educational programs that Headwaters offers to local students and contributes to its scholarship fund. The event was led off with a speech by Virginia Wyatt, the 20…

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A few clouds. Low 21F. Winds light and variable.


A few clouds. Low 21F. Winds light and variable.


Partly cloudy skies during the morning hours will become overcast in the afternoon. High 44F. Winds light and variable.