TOP CULPEPER NEWS
Thu., Jun. 18 - Big holes in cheeses like Swiss and Jarlsberg are called “eyes.” The bigger the eyes, the bolder the cheese, goes the saying. Ask a kid how the holes get in the cheese and you are likely to get a quizzical look and creative answers. My favorite guesses so far are that the smooth eyes in Swiss cheese are “drilled out” and better still, “made by mice running through the wheel of cheese.” Neither is true – it’s a gas.
Thu., Jun. 18 - Culpeper Police Department identifies victim, charge driver
Thu., Jun. 18 - The Virginia Society Sons of the American Revolution, Culpeper Minutemen Chapter cordially invites the public to attend a special memorial dedication program at Yowell Meadow Park honoring American Revolutionary War Patriot Major Gabriel Long, and featuring the U.S. Army Old Guard Fife and Drum Corps on Saturday, June 20, at 1:30 p.m.
Thu., Jun. 18 - Medical examiner rules Culpeper man’s death accidental; couple’s deaths ruled murder and suicide
Thu., Jun. 18 - Following input from five community meetings and outside those meetings, the Culpeper County Planning Commission at its regular work session June 10, put the finishing touches on its 2015 draft comprehensive plan, making it ready for a public hearing on Wednesday, July 8.
Thu., Jun. 18 - Paul Walther is on the ballot in November to run for Commonwealth’s Attorney. He was pleased to announce that he has been certified as the Republican Party candidate for Culpeper Commonwealth's Attorney.
Thu., Jun. 18 - Call it the Age Wave but seniors - those 65 and older - dominate the population landscape. Technology wise, for most seniors, they can remember a time when there were telephones, not cell phones, and the Internet was a figment of the Twilight Zone. But, no more. Now, we live in a world dependent on the Internet. And for those seniors who embrace this technology, it can open new worlds and enrich lives.