So, while the rest of the country embroils itself in debate about the federal debt limit, sequestration, gun control, and other ways to divide ourselves…I thought a lighter subject was required. I am weary of serious subjects for a while.…

(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 cheerleading. At the end of the year the…

Verdun Adventure Bound is setting the stage for fine arts and live, summer entertainment. The children’s education camp, located near Rixeyville, will raise an outdoor amphitheater around an existing stage on their 80-acre campus. Dr. David Snyder, camp director and…

For some high school students, school can be quite stressful. Any opportunity to take a break from the hectic schedules and long class periods always comes as a great relief. That’s why when my Journalism class decided to take a…

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, Jan. 31…

The annual Virginia Gold Cup races have long been a rite of spring, drawing some 50,000 fans into Great Meadow each May. This May 4, Gold Cup gets a potential shot of adrenalin with the addition of live betting. On…