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Green golf course hits yellow light
RappNews.com / Thu, 27 Feb 2014 19:00:44 +0000
After recommending a change to the zoning code in November to allow such a thing, the Rappahannock County Planning Commission last week tabled Cliff Miller IV’s application for a permit to build a nine-hole golf course.
Inside this week’s Rappahannock News (Feb. 27)
RappNews.com / Thu, 27 Feb 2014 16:32:14 +0000
This week’s headlines include: Williams pleads guilty to sex charges • Sheriff says FBI investigated, cleared her • Green golf course hits yellow light • Rappahannock invention inspired by Madison • The Rapp for March 6 • Editorial: Weather why’s, chapter 2 • Wild Ideas: Misery rides the wind • 150 Years Ago This Week: Major battle in Florida • and more.
Trash law changes to be aired Monday
RappNews.com / Thu, 27 Feb 2014 16:27:33 +0000
The Rappahannock County Board of Supervisors is holding a public hearing at 7 p.m. Monday night (March 6) to discuss possible changes to the county’s trash ordinances.
The Rapp for Feb. 27
RappNews.com / Thu, 27 Feb 2014 16:12:16 +0000
Our Fourth (Estate) Friday continues tomorrow at the Cafe, Hunt Harris’ Mary’s Rock and moonlit hikes resume, RAAC screens “Enough Said,” Donna LaPre teaches a needle felting class, balalaika music returns to the Theatre and more in this week’s Rapp column.
Va. governor establishes cyber security commission
LoudounTimes.com / 2014-02-27T16:02:06+00:00
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- Gov. Terry McAuliffe is creating a new commission tasked with promoting cyber security economic development opportunities.
Editorial: Weather why’s, chapter 2Page 4 of 9 pages « First < 2 3 4 5 6 > Last »
RappNews.com / Thu, 27 Feb 2014 16:00:45 +0000
A couple of weeks ago an editorial in this space pointed out that bitterly cold weather here in Rappahannock County didn’t contradict the scientific consensus on global warming. Now, that anecdotal evidence is matched by the latest numbers from NOAA.
School & sports news for Feb. 20
RappNews.com / Thu, 27 Feb 2014 15:55:40 +0000
Fall athletic seasons wrap up for the Rappahannock County Panthers and the Wakefield Country Day School Owls in this week’s School & Sports column.
Rappahannock Girl Scout leader honored with top award
RappNews.com / Thu, 27 Feb 2014 15:50:59 +0000
At the recent Girl Scouts of Virginia Skyline Council’s annual meeting, Amo Merritt of Boston received the Thanks Badge, the most prestigious award presented to an adult in Girl Scouting.
Photo: Still at large
RappNews.com / Thu, 27 Feb 2014 15:30:56 +0000
A young, apparently orphaned black bear seen near several homes in Harris Hollow over the last few weeks climbs atop the trap this week set by state wildlife authorities.
Photo: Small team, big finish
RappNews.com / Thu, 27 Feb 2014 15:30:55 +0000
The Rappahannock County High School Panthers’ wrestling squad celebrated a successful trip to the state tournament in Salem last weekend.