Friday Sep 12
Woman killed in Culpeper crash A Fauquier County woman was killed...
A Fauquier County woman was killed Friday when her car struck a tractor-trailer on U.S. 29 at Elkwood in Culpeper County. According to Virginia State Police Sgt.
Thelma B. Sanford
She is survived by her husband, Richard Lewis Sanford, to whom she was married for 66 years; a son, Stephen Sanford and his wife, Norma, of Orange; a daughter, Cynthia Webster and her husband, O. Thomas, of Roanoke; six grandchildren, Anita Naff, Nathan Webster, Richard Sanford, William Sanford, Stephen Sanford and David Sanford; and five great-grandchildren, Ryan Sanford, Emily Sanford, Anna Sanford, Colton Naff and Carter Naff. She graduated from the public schools of Madison County and returned there to begin her teaching career, which spanned of 28 years.
Culpeper planners OK rezoning request For Culpeper in this day and...
For Culpeper in this day and time it was a real anomaly - a landowner seeking to downzone a parcel of land adjacent to town. But that's what happened at Wednesday night's Culpeper County Planning Commission meeting and the request was recommended for approval.
Outcry stifles Culpeper noise-law changes Culpeper County's noise...
And it is more restrictive than it would have been had not a public uproar forced at least two members of the Board of Supervisors to change their position and vote down several proposed changes to the three-year-old ordinance. At the end of a marathon four-hour meeting Tuesday night in a circus-like atmosphere where 38 speakers came to the podium during a public hearing, the supervisors voted 61 to table the changes indefinitely, or at least until a federal appeals case on the subject is decided.
Culpeper inmate takes four-story leap off jail in an escape attempt
By Wally Bunker Contributing Writer A Culpeper County Jail inmate jumped four stories from the roof in a Labor Day escape attempt.
Police capture escaped Culpeper inmate
A full search wa s on for escaped inmate Horace Thompson Owens Jr., who escaped today from the Culpeper County Jail.
Culpeper Authorities Search For Escaped Inmate
Culpeper police are searching for inmate Horace Thompson Owens Jr. after he escaped from the Culpeper County Jail Monday afternoon.
National Park Service grants to preserve Remington, Kellya s Ford battlefields
The National Park Service awarded $193,374 to the Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation to help preserve two key Civil War battlefield sites in Fauquier and Culpeper counties.
Since the incident in Ferguson there's been a lot of speculation about militarizing police.
Culpeper and Fauquier students go back to school
The first students returning to class for the 2014-2015 school are back in class Monday in Culpeper and Fauquier counties.
Culpeper man held in Spotsy robbery Culpeper man charged with armed...
A Culpeper man has been arrested and charged with the armed robbery Wednesday of a Dollar General Store in Spotsylvania County.