As fans of “The Bachelor” who spotted Caelynn Miller–Keyes being filmed as she strolled downtown Fredericksburg with Colton Underwood last fall may have guessed, the Stafford County beauty queen has been picked as one of the final four bachelorettes on the popular ABC reality show.
Kevin Brown has come up with a way to combine exercise and environmentalism with excitement over Sunday’s groundbreaking ceremony for Fredericksburg Baseball’s stadium in Celebrate Virginia South.
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Over the years guests at Belle Grove Plantation, James Madison’s birthplace in King George County, have asked if anything is known about the slaves who once lived and worked there.
When visitors come to see the Underground Railroad Network to Freedom exhibit at Leesylvania State Park, the same sorts of questions inevitably arise.
On a recent Friday, workmen were installing a camera on the gas meter outside the office and greenhouse of Color Orchids in Culpeper County.
Despite Friday's spring-like temperature, wintry weather could make for slippery roads in Fredericksburg, Northern Neck and Middle Peninsula early Saturday, the Virginia Department of Transportation warns.
Amelia County is turning to an Essex County schools administrator to lead the county school district with its finances in a "emergency" state.
Each Saturday morning at Stage Door Productions in downtown Fredericksburg, kids as young as 5 are learning expression, movement for actors, improvisation and how to deliver a stirring monologue.
At the urging of parents who packed the Fredericksburg City Council meeting Tuesday, council members voted unanimously to delay action on a controversial plan to ease school overcrowding.
Adjustments are coming to the U.S. 17 lanes in Stafford County so crews can work on the Interstate 95 overpasses as part of the southbound Rappahannock River crossing project, according to the Virginia Department of Transportation.
Caroline's school superintendent thought the rain falling outside Tuesday night as she addressed the Board of Supervisors might be a good sign.
The Spotsylvania Board of Supervisors got its first public look at the proposed fiscal year 2020 county and schools budgets during Tuesday evening’s meeting.
Deputy Heather Lloyd was visiting friends at the Fredericksburg Police Department when she saw the officer who provided her field training.
When a publisher first got in touch with Spotsylvania County resident Tee Marie Hanible about writing a book about her experiences, she balked.
Howie Holmes, former pastor of Culpeper’s Providence Bible Church, suffered a heart attack on Feb. 20, 2018, while driving back to Culpeper from Warrenton after an outing with his 12-year-old son Nathaniel.
Zack Kelly always had a strong heart—and 13 months after the young man died in a horrific car accident, his mother desperately wanted to hear his powerful heart beating inside another person’s body.
The chief deputy in the King George Sheriff’s Office and a Virginia State Police special agent who’s served five years on the county School Board are running for sheriff of King George County.
Fredericksburg Baseball will hold a groundbreaking ceremony Feb. 24 for the organization’s $35 million multipurpose stadium in Celebrate Virginia South.
A few weeks back, state parks proponents were excited to see budget amendments filed by local legislators that could have provided nearly $36 million for parks in the region.
More times than I could count, someone has said to me, “Oh, I’d love to take a trip like that, but I could never afford it.”
The Joe and Mary Wilson Community Benefit Fund of Mary Washington Hospital Foundation and Stafford Hospital Community Benefit Fund have each awarded Fredericksburg Regional Transit a $20,000 grant.
His first day on the job as director of the King George Parks and Recreation Department, Chris Clarke heard a discussion about rental rates of the popular Citizens Center, used for everything from wedding receptions to baby showers.
The Spotsylvania Board of Supervisors is expected to schedule a public hearing for a solar facility proposal at its Tuesday meeting.
The Virginia General Assembly has passed a bill to address negative impacts caused by a 2016 law that changed how proffers are used in proposed developments.
Dovetail Cultural Resource Group, a Fredericksburg-based firm, has donated $26,000 to the University of Mary Washington to establish an endowed scholarship for historic preservation students.
Stafford County will continue to work for the next two months with the owner of Aquia Town Center to “improve performance” on a memorandum of understanding that provided tax incentives to develop the 25-acre property.