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5th Warrenton Town Limits celebration Friday, June 28  Fauquier Now

Free, patriotic event with fireworks has grown from humble start to 20000 people last year.

Fauquier High graduates 335 | News  Fauquier Times

Fauquier High School in Warrenton handed out diplomas to 335 graduates the evening of Wednesday, May 22.

Innovation Festival at Fauquier High School | Calendar  Fauquier Times

The Fauquier County Public Schools Innovation Festival will take place in the gymnasium at Fauquier High School. The Innovation Festival is a community ...

Fauquier high schools' graduation dates set | News  Fauquier Times

Fauquier County Public Schools has confirmed its schedule of graduation dates for the class of 2019:

Police search Fauquier High School after bullet found in locker room  Fauquier Times

Earlier today, Monday, March 25, a rifle bullet was found in a boys locker room at Fauquier High School. Students who were in the room or had access to the.

FHS Principal Tripp Burton will step down in June  Fauquier Now

In his sixth year on the job, he makes announcement at special staff meeting Wednesday afternoon.

Sheriff's office: Report of gun at Fauquier High School under investigation  Fauquier Times

The Fauquier County Sheriff's Office and Fauquier County school division are investigating a report that a student had a gun in his possession at Fauquier High ...

Kraig Kelican named interim principal at Fauquier High  Fauquier Times

Fauquier County Schools Superintendent David Jeck announced on Monday night that Kraig Kelican, assistant principal of Fauquier High School, will take over ...

Local high schools present spring musicals | Lifestyles  Fauquier Times

Fauquier, Kettle Run and Liberty high schools will be presenting their spring musicals in May.

Class of 2019 graduation dates set May 20-24  Fauquier Now

Fauquier County school officials have set graduation dates for the Class of 2019 in May. Southeastern Alternative School will hold graduation on campus at ...

Fauquier High School students install 9/11 memorial | News  Fauquier Times

Fauquier High School junior, Celeste Pollack, 16, of Jeffersonton, didn't think her school was doing enough to commemorate 9/11 in recent years. “They only ...

Fauquier chooses Karl Buckwalter as new head football coach  Fauquier Times

After 11-year stint at Dominion, 56-year-old replaces Joe Prince as Falcons' leader.

Rosenwald students remember Fauquier's all-black schools | News  Fauquier Times

There was no central heating in Fauquier County's all-black schools. Most were one-room schoolhouses without indoor plumbing.

FHS class to celebrate its golden anniversary | News  Fauquier Times

Since it opened in the fall of 1963, Fauquier High School – which consolidated Warrenton, Marshall and Cedar-Lee High School in Bealeton – has graduated 54 ...

Cyber Security Academy boots up at Liberty High School  Fauquier Times

Applications are now being accepted from eighth-graders in the southern part of the county for Liberty High School's Cyber Security Academy; the four-year ...

Taylor High graduates rally to save their old school  Fauquier Now

It needs to stay as a landmark to black history and the history of segregation and integration of Fauquier County. We don't need to lose that. I would be mightily ...

Fauquier schools release tentative graduation dates  Fauquier Now

For planning purposes, Fauquier County Public Schools on Tuesday released a tentative schedule of graduation dates for the Class of 2019: • Monday, May 20 ...

19 Fauquier students earn Science and Engineering Fair awards  Fauquier Times

Nineteen Fauquier high school students earned awards in the sixth annual Fauquier Regional Science and Engineering Fair, senior division on Saturday, March ...

Fauquier teachers respond to budget shortfall | News  Fauquier Times

Some Fauquier teachers are taking a stand in the wake of a proposed budget for next school year that falls $1.4 million short of the local funding Superintendent ...

Matthew Nelson Anzivino | Obituaries  Fauquier Times

Matthew Nelson Anzivino, 37 of Bristow, VA, fondly known as “AZ” to his friends and family, passed away on Jan. 22, 2019 at Novant Health UVA Prince William ...

Shelly Norden seeks Scott District school board seat  Fauquier Now

Veteran journalism and English instructor focuses campaign on fiscal responsibility and staff retention.

Youth Art Month concludes with art show at Kettle Run High School  Fauquier Times

Kettle Run High School hosted the county's youth art show Friday and Saturday. Art in all its forms, including performing art was celebrated. Some of the county's ...

Fauquier H.S. presents 'Pump Boys and the Dinettes'  Fauquier Times

A week before Fauquier High School's production of “Pump Boys and the Dinettes” was set to open, the gas station set was unfinished, and the diner motif still ...

FHS graduate moves forward on “The Voice”  Fauquier Now

Mike Parker advances past first “battle round” on NBC-TV reality show.

Equity training being implemented in all county schools  Fauquier Times

Fauquier County Public School teachers are aiming for a modern concept of fairness, one described by Dr. Martin Luther King as “equity.”

18 educators nominated for Fauquier County Teacher of the Year  Fauquier Times

At its Feb. 25 meeting, the Fauquier County School Board honored 18 teachers who have been nominated to represent Fauquier County in the WashingtonPost ...

Susan Pauling enters race for Center District school board seat  Fauquier Times

When advising Susan Pauling on her run for the Center District seat on the Fauquier County School Board, Warrenton Town Councilman Sean Polster (at large) ...

Proposed Fauquier County budget falls $1.4 million short of schools' request  Fauquier Times

Two budget work sessions have been rescheduled to late afternoon times: The Tuesday, March 5, Thursday, March 7 and Tuesday, March 12 sessions will ...

Ukrainian-born student acclimates to Fauquier High | News  Fauquier Times

Milana Tarasova is a poster child for blooming where you're planted.

Superintendent's budget proposes raises for teachers, staff | News  Fauquier Times

Fauquier County schools Superintendent David Jeck proposed Tuesday a $149.6 million budget for fiscal year 2020 that would make some cuts to staff and ...

We make choices about Fauquier public schools  Fauquier Now

The county always struggles to strike a balance between expenditures and the ability to pay.

Discover Publications 9th Annual Home & Garden Show  Fauquier Times

Admission $5 Children under 12 FREE Go to our website for more information. Do you often think about updating your home with a ...

Red-shirted speakers supporting schools dominate county budget hearing  Fauquier Times

Teacher pay and financial support for the school division dominated a public hearing Tuesday night on the proposed fiscal year 2020 Fauquier County budget.

Three seniors named finalists in National Merit Scholarship program  Fauquier Times

Kettle Run High School seniors Miles Housley and Natalie Seyler and Fauquier High School senior Mark Zitzmann have advanced to finalist standing in the ...

Environmental project contributes to the health of the Rappahannock River  Fauquier Times

The Rappahannock River is one of the healthier rivers in the Virginia segment of the Chesapeake Bay watershed, said Friends of the Rappahannock program ...

PHOTOS: Comedy basketball team performs at Head Start fundraiser  Fauquier Times

Almost 200 basketball fans, young and old, attended a fundraiser on Sunday for Fauquier Community Action Head Start at Fauquier High School's gym. The trick ...

More than 6,000 without power after Saturday thunderstorm | News  Fauquier Times

Update: By 12:30 Sunday afternoon, May 26, Dominion Energy was reporting 841 still without power. Rappahannock Electric was reporting only ten homes still ...

3 county high school students named National Merit Scholar semifinalists, 9 commended  Fauquier Times

Fauquier High School senior Mark Zitzmann and Kettle Run High School seniors Natalie Seyler and Miles Housley were recognized as semifinalists in the 64th ...

Riverside Preserve opens April 13 | News  Fauquier Times

The new Riverside Preserve park in Marshall offers Fauquier County's first public river access to the Rappahannock River, “all because a contribution made it ...

Fauquier students attend American Legion Boys and Girls State  Fauquier Times

Eight students from Fauquier County Public Schools attended the American Legion Auxiliary Department of Virginia Girls State Program (72th Session) at ...

Taylor Middle School students help children in need with big idea  Fauquier Times

Students from Taylor Middle School took advantage of a ready-made crowd to help out a local charity and while they were at it, break a Guinness World Record.

Your weekend planner: Events in and around Fauquier  Fauquier Times

Our weekly roundup of weekend events happening in and around Fauquier County.

Social media threat prompts increased police presence at Fauquier High School  FOX 5 DC

The Fauquier County Sheriff's Office has stepped up their presence at a local high school after they discovered a social media post that threatened the safety of ...

Liberty High School opens its 25th year immaculately  Fauquier Now

First day runs smoothly for 1200 students and staff that includes 7 who started there in 1994.

A flavor for every occasion: Carousel celebrates 20 years of serving cold comfort  Fauquier Times

Carousel Frozen Treats in Warrenton has been creating happy memories for 20 years. It is a magical kind of place where the busyness and stress of everyday ...

Two on primary ballot for commissioner of revenue  Fauquier Times

Two candidates are making their first bid for elected office by seeking the Republican Party nomination for Fauquier County commissioner of revenue.

Angela Smith joins race for commissioner of revenue  Fauquier Now

Fauquier native cites education, range of business experience as qualifications for the county government position.

Local banker commended for spotting elder abuse | News  Fauquier Times

Fauquier High School graduate and seven-year Wells Fargo employee, Cassandra Lipp, won a public commendation by the Fauquier Board of Supervisors last ...

Theodore James Warzinski | Obituaries  Fauquier Times

Theodore James Warzinski, 18, of Orlean, passed away on September 5, 2018, in Orlean from a single car motor vehicle accident. He was born at Bethesda ...

Jeck to ask for $8 million to fix teacher salary scale  Fauquier Times

Fauquier teachers are underpaid compared to surrounding counties, a problem Superintendent David Jeck attributes to the decade-old decision to abandon the ...

He's Ott of there: Mark steps down as Fauquier softball coach to be assistant AD  Fauquier Times

Fauquier High coach Mark Ott is leaving the softball program. He's also staying put. After leading the Falcons to two state runner-up finishes in the past five ...

Some high schoolers will cast first votes next week  Fauquier Now

You have no reason to complain if you don't vote. You have no reasons to complain about decisions that are made. — Liberty High senior Joelle Cipriotti.

Fauquier Focus: 'I've got the best job'  Fauquier Times

Sal Torelli has been in law enforcement for more than 30 years. He's seen his share of bad stuff, but it hasn't blinded him to the best life can offer.

Northern Piedmont Community Foundation Scholarship honors the life of Theodore James Warzinski  Fauquier Times

The Fauquier County community lost a beloved member in September of 2018. Theodore James Warzinski was just 18 years old when he passed away, having ...

Eric Maybach announces candidacy for commissioner  Fauquier Now

Warrenton native will seek Republican nomination in June 11 primary with one other declared candidate.

Fauquier Focus: The food is fresh and the staff is friendly at Hunan Café  Fauquier Times

For most of us, Chinese food is nearly as American as apple-pie cuisine. According to the Chinese American Restaurant Association there are three times more ...

School board budget public hearing Monday night  Fauquier Now

Superintendent proposes $8.8-million increase, focused on making salaries more competitive in region.

Relay For Life sees decrease in turnout, no dip in spirit  Fauquier Times

Music roared and emotions soared at the annual Relay for Life event at Fauquier High School Saturday, June 1.

John Marshall Cheatwood | Obituaries  Fauquier Times

John Marshall Cheatwood passed away December 24, 2018 at his home “Aaron Hill” in Rappahannock County after a briefIllness. He was born on December ...

Fauquier County high schools to add 'safety and security specialists' to each campus  Fauquier Times

Fauquier County will add full-time “safety and security specialists” at each of its three high schools – Liberty, Kettle Run and Fauquier – as soon as possible to ...

Fauquier County high school graduations set for this week  Fauquier Times

It's graduation week for Fauquier County high school students.

Marshall Community Center basement gets a new name, new mission  Fauquier Times

Fauquier County Parks and Recreation and Fauquier County Public Schools recently dedicated Marshall Community Center's newly renovated basement, ...

Mike Parker finally gets his break on “The Voice”  Fauquier Now

Fauquier High graduate and former football star will move to Los Angeles in pursuit of a musical career.

Shop With a Cop makes season bright for 55 kids  Fauquier Now

Law enforcement officers team up with local children to shop for Christmas presents at Warrenton Walmart.

Fauquier High School teacher found dead | News  Fauquier Times

Students and staff at Fauquier High School are mourning the death of science teacher John D. Thomas, 28, of Bealeton, whose body was found just after ...

Governor proclaims April 12-27 student voter registration week | News  Fauquier Times

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam has proclaimed April 12 to 27 Virginia High School Student Voter Registration Week. He is encouraging high school students, ...

Debra (Debbie) Ann Peyton Stewart | Obituaries  Fauquier Times

Debra (Debbie) Ann Peyton Stewart of Linden, VA passed away on January 7, 2019, hand in hand with her beloved husband, Phil Stewart, after a 12 year battle ...

Crowd implores supervisors to fully fund school budget  Fauquier Now

Students, parents and teachers dominate hearing on proposed, $335.9-million county spending plan.

Wheels: Steelers-themed van attracts its own fans  Fauquier Now

I've always been a Steelers fan. I felt a passion for the team, which I wanted my own family to share. My hope is my great-grandchildren will still be following the ...

Brown's Glass shop marks its 30th year in business  Fauquier Now

Family-owned company at Opal focuses on variety of work, personal *service* and followup.

Fauquier County names 'Rookie Teachers of the Year'  Fauquier Times

Katelyn Rockefeller, music teacher at Grace Miller Elementary School, and Annie Glascock, civics teacher at Warrenton Middle School, have been selected as ...

Discovery Publications named 2018 Small Business of the Year  Fauquier Times

Take a successful, loving couple and watch what happens when they get creative. More success. On Nov. 3, the Fauquier Chamber of Commerce recognized ...

Broadview Avenue proposal gets some citizen support  Fauquier Now

The proposed improvements to Warrenton's Broadview Avenue received mostly positive reviews from a small group of citizens who attended an informational ...

Danielle Tapscott named Fauquier assistant principal  Fauquier Now

Fauquier's school board recently approved the hiring of Danielle Tapscott as Fauquier High School's new assistant principal. Ms. Tapscott, 35, replaces Donna ...

Fauquier High awards 279 diplomas to Class of 2013  Fauquier Now

Graduates, after you receive your diplomas, I want to continue a tradition I started some years ago. I have a dollar bill for each of you. You see, I want you to ...

Supervisors mull Central Sports Complex options  Fauquier Now

Plan for 74 acres along Meetze Road includes six football/soccer fields, five baseball/softball diamonds and trails.

Fauquier High team wins state Scholastic Bowl  Fauquier Now

Fighting Nerds” finish season 23-0 and defeat Sherando, Smithfield and Eastern View to claim Virginia trophy.

Best Bets: Warrenton 1st Friday, The Flying Circus  Fauquier Now

Topping this weekend's entertainment, Warrenton's 1st Friday celebration returns for a new season. The event includes a variety of activities and vendors along ...

Liberty High School evacuated after bomb threat | News  Fauquier Times

Liberty High School was evacuated just before 12 noon today after a bomb threat was found written on a bathroom wall, according to the Fauquier County ...

Helen Elizabeth 'Beth' Klima  Fauquier Times

Helen Elizabeth 'Beth' Klima, 38, of Haymarket, VA, went home to be with the Lord on October 22, 2018. She was born in Manassas, VA on July 28, 1980. She.

Throwback Thursday: Race track proposals vetted  Fauquier Now

1994 — Disney financing backed, alternative education proposed, furniture store opens, teens to stand trial and local philanthropist dies.

MARGARET (MEG) GREEN MORRIS | Obituaries  Fauquier Times

MARGARET (MEG) GREEN MORRIS. Margaret Oma Green Morris, 70, passed away October 23, 2018. Mrs. Morris resided in White Post, VA after moving from ...

Students learn to play steel drums at summer camp  Fauquier Now

Unique four-day music program teaches teens to keep beat at Fauquier High School.

Wakefield boys basketball season preview: Eyeing 1st state finals bid  Fauquier Times

Owls rely on versatile guard play after appearance in 2017-18 VISAA D-III quarterfinals.

Students prompt school board to expand tobacco-free policy at Fauquier schools  Fauquier Times

Smoking has been banned in and around Fauquier County schools for years. But a change approved by the school board Tuesday expands that policy to make ...

Fauquier wins 1st state baseball game since 1998 by beating Amherst, 3-2  Fauquier Times

Carson McCusker and his teammates didn't exist the last time Fauquier won a state tournament baseball game. But they made their presence felt Tuesday by ...

Fauquier Veterans Memorial marks 25 years | News  Fauquier Times

It comes as no surprise that the national observance of the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I coincides with the 25th anniversary of the dedication of ...

Elm tree in front of Warrenton courthouse will be removed  Fauquier Times

A long-standing elm tree in front of Warrenton's iconic courthouse on Main Street will have to be removed in the coming weeks. Peter Deahl, ISA Certified ...

Warrenton patriotic event takes place Friday, June 29  Fauquier Now

The fourth annual Warrenton Town Limits, a patriotic community event, takes place 3 to 10 p.m. Friday, June 29. The free event, held at the Warrenton Aquatic ...

Millbrook, Fauquier to clash in district opener  The Winchester Star

Heading into last week's game against Turner Ashby, the Millbrook football team prepared as if Turner Ashby was going to run a heavy dose of option plays.

Fauquier fall sports teams finish with impressive combined 3.54 GPA  Fauquier Times

199 out of 223 athletes end with mark higher than 2.99.

What's with the water? Opal subdivision sees rainbow of colors coming from tap  Fauquier Times

Pink, green and brown. The water from the taps in Mindy Gray's Opal house was all of those colors at different times last week.

Faces of Fauquier: She works with immigrant teens  Fauquier Now

A native of Colombia, FHS teacher Leys Rodriguez understands the journey and its challenges.

Throwback Thursday: LHS might open with seniors  Fauquier Now

1992: President-elect coming to town, Remington merchants organize, state's 12th-highest taxes, Barb earns award and Sluss joins newspaper.

Fauquier schools announce tentative graduation dates | News  Fauquier Times

For planning purposes for friends and family, Fauquier County Public Schools have announced a tentative schedule of graduation dates for the Class of 2018.

Warrenton woman creates environmentally-friendly Watery Mountain Essentials  Fauquier Times

Doris Bitler Davis became interested in making bath and body products several years ago, mostly because “it combines two of my abiding passions, science and ...

Fauquier High School Beefs Up Security After Fight Club Rumors  NBC4 Washington

A Northern Virginia principal says he has asked police to step up security at his school Friday, after rumors of a fight club gathered steam over Twitter.

Fauquier Halloween events: trick-or-treating, parade  Fauquier Now

Children and pets decked out in costumes will take to the streets for Halloween candy and fun this week. Dozens of Halloween-themed family entertainment ...

In some Virginia school districts, principals are the 'editors' of student newspapers. Why that's a problem.  Washington Post

The Student Press Law Center said policies that declare principals to be the editor of the student newspaper are unconstitutional -- and a bad deal for principals.

Throwback Thursday: Huge Disney theme park planned  Fauquier Now

1993 — Movie theater coming, Kmart wants store here, 1500 attend veterans memorial dedication, Chmara era ends.

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