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.
Friday Sep 12
Fauquier County grads give school system positive rating in survey
The vast majority - 92 percent - of the Fauquier County Public Schools Class of 2014 say they had a positive learning experience in high school.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
The Washington Post
In Va. wine country, therea s so much more than the wine
My husband and I are sitting in a diner in Madison County, Va,, eating pie, and we're a little surprised to be here. Not 10 minutes ago, we were sipping flights of wine at a swank tasting room built by tech dollars, soaking up a misty view of the Blue Ridge Mountains on a Virginia winery tour.
Tue Sep 09, 2014
Pilots, traffic controller cited in plane crash 2012 fatal plane...
A 2012 midair plane crash in Fauquier County happened after the pilots failed to see each other, but also because of inadequacies in air-traffic control, according to an in-depth report on the incident in which two men died and another was injured. "This accident has demonstrated yet again that relying solely on the see-and-avoid principle to avoid collisions between aircraft operating under visual flight rules in congested airspace is inadequate," wrote investigators with Canada's Transportation Safety Board.
Thu Sep 04, 2014
Google Surprises D.C. Area Teachers with $232,000 in School Supplies
Google surprised 276 D.C. Metro area teachers Thursday morning with a donation of roughly $232,009 to fully fund hundreds of teachers' classroom needs. D.C. area teachers posted roughly 311 projects on DonorsChoose.org, a website that allows people to contribute to education-related funding campaigns to purchase classroom and school supplies like pencils, paper, books, laptops, art supplies, musical instruments, microscopes, exercise equipment and more.
Ronald Cloud admits murder of Brad Baker at Kinloch Farm 33 years ago
Ronald Cloud pleaded guilty to shooting and killing a man in his home at Kinloch Farm in the winter of 1980.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
Fauquier Republican feud heads to circuit court
The victor of the Fauquier County Republican Committee's election for chairman sued the Republican Party of Virginia and the First Congressional District Republican Committee after their recent rulings forced a new vote that may strip him of his title.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
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.
The Daily News-Record
#2 - UPDATE: Murder Suspect Caught
The Augusta County Sheriff's Office has announced that police are now seeking a red Jeep Cherokee that murder suspect Richard Clay Smith is suspected of stealing in Fauquier County.
Cloud to enter guilty plea to Baker murder
The Fauquier County Sheriff's Office says Ronald Richard Cloud, the suspect in a 30-year-old murder case, will plead guilty Thursday, and will likely be sentenced that day as well.
ALERT: Man charged with capital murder could be in Fauquier, considered armed and dangerous
A man charged with capital murder in Augusta County may be in the area. Around 11:30, someone reported a stolen Jeep Cherokee from the Ck Home and Hardware parking lot in Bealeton, according to Lt.
Marshall Community Center celebrates 25 years
The Silver Tones Swing Band, regulars at the Marshall Community Center, will perform at the center's 25th anniversary.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Police search unit where alleged embezzlera s $44,500 boat is stored
Authorities are setting out to seize some of Robin Day Nicholas' property, which they believe was bought with embezzled money.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
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.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Redistricting, population shift shrink Warrenton Middle School student tally
Two years ago, Warrenton Middle School's student population burst at the seams at 541, 104.4 percent of its listed capacity.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
$3.3 million alleged embezzler gets bond
Robin Day Nicholas, charged with embezzling $3.3 million over a 14-year period from a custom millwork company in Marshall, was given bond today in Fauquier County Circuit Court.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Northern Virginia Daily
Former theater owner pleads guilty to bilking couple
A former owner of the Strasburg Home Theater has pleaded guilty in Fauquier County to obtaining money by false pretenses in a scheme connected to his efforts to buy the theater.
New app locks down kida s phones until they respond to parents
Almost every parent in America will tell you that their kids sometimes "forget" to respond to their texts or calls.
17 ag operations in Virginia get federal funds
Among them, Claybrooke Farm of Louisa County will use funds to market Christmas trees and other products to a wider customer base, while Cobbler Mountain Cellars of Fauquier County will try to expand its customer base and buy operating supplies associated with processing grapes into wine.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
[VIDEO] Fauquier Times takes the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
Fauquier Times just took on the ALS ice bucket challenge and donated $100 to the cause.