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Sweet Side: Sacrebleu!

“Sacrebleu” is a very old French curse which was blasphemous in its origins during the middle ages, it is still used when one is caught off guard and is very surprised. It is unusual for us to refer to it…
Culpeper Currents: A veteran’s story

In October of 1781 around 16,000 American and French forces initiated the siege against Lord Cornwallis’ army. Many men from Culpeper County participated in this pivotal event which helped end the American Revolution.
From Where I Sit: The sad state of the State Theatre

Admittedly when I first walked Culpeper’s streets years ago I didn’t know the history of the State Theatre, its early beginnings as a vaudeville movie house in the mid 30s, its memories for many in the community who remember watching…