Enjoy Grey Ghost’s award-winning wines with local artisan cheese and sauces in a wonderland built from 80,000 corks on Dec. 1 and 2 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. The event features Marshall Farms, Everona Dairy and Croftburn Market, among…

On Dec. 1 from 5 to 7 p.m. in the Orange County High School auditorium, the Orange Downtown Alliance will present its second annual, free, family-centered music celebration of Christmas. Little Zion Baptist Church and Shady Grove Baptist Church will…

The Hospice of the Rapidan’s 21st annual Tree of Lights celebrates the memory of loved ones and honors those you cherish during the Christmas season. This year the lighting of the tree will be on Nov. 29 at 7 p.m.…

Editor’s note: Culpeper Times freelancer Marshall Conner is actively involved with Kid Central. Here he shares comments from a recent Culpeper County Chamber of Commerce mixer hosted by Kid Central. A photo of a child at play flashes momentarily on…

On Dec. 1 from 9 a.m. to noon, volunteers will gather once again to patrol the Wilderness Battlefield. The event is sponsored by the Friends of Wilderness Battlefield Resources Committee. Though the Friends group battles trash year-round, this will be…

The Culpeper Community Calendar lists events sponsored by non-profit groups. Please include contact information and submit items by noon Friday two weeks in advance. E-mail Ray Finefrock at rfinefrock@timespapers.com All area codes are 540 unless otherwise noted. Thursday, Nov. 29…

(Editor’s note: Throughout the local high school sports season, Culpeper Times will again recognize an “Athlete of the Week” from one of the sports on a rotating basis. This week we feature wrestling. At the end of the year the…

When I think of Thanksgiving, I instantaneously think of food. And as we know, with the consumption of food comes calories, which in turn raises that dreaded number on the scale. While many of us weren’t really thinking about the…