Wicked or soggy: Annual race run in the rain

Last weekend’s 8th Annual Wicked Bottom 5k could have been renamed the “Soggy Bottom 5K” yet the rain did little to dampen the spirits of the nearly 200 participants in the Kids Fun Run and 5K. A band of rain showers settled over the race just after the Kids Fun Run and minutes after the start of the 5K. […]


Veteran series garners cable station worldwide recognition

Culpeper Media Network General Manager Jonathan Krawchuk is a happy camper these days. He learned recently that they have received two Telly Awards. Founded in 1979, the Telly Awards is the premier award honoring outstanding local, regional, and cable TV commercials and programs, the finest video and film productions, and web commercials, videos and films. Earning Bronze Awards in the Film/Video category, they took home recognition for their coverage of the 2016 Camp Fantastic and their recent collaboration with the Culpeper Times, War Veterans: History of our Heros. […]


The Wine Nerd: Music to my tongue

Pairing wine and food seems to be half of the job of a wine nerd. It is certainly one of the highlights of the profession. When you find the magic of a perfect combination, one that is greater than the sum of its parts, fireworks erupt in your brain and your heart sings. Yet, with all of the emotion that is tied up in wine, there is a rather obvious pairing that is rarely ever thought of. What kind of music should you pair with your wine? […]