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Deputy at home in the classroom

He grew up on his grandfather’s farm off Scott’s Mill Road learning the lessons of another era -- lugging spring water up to the house, daily farm chores, and the thrifty life of a family of six siblings. His mother…
Ahmed named 2015 Physician of the Year

Dr. Mirza Ahmed, a hospitalist with Novant Health UVA Health System Culpeper Medical Center, has been named the facility’s 2015 Physician of the Year. The award recognizes Ahmed’s bedside manner with patients, as well as his positive interactions with his…
South Wales Golf Course is back in the swing

Much to the delight of area golfers, South Wales Golf Course re-opened in April. Owners Tommy and Tyler Thompson have spent the better part of last year improving features to the course including new tee boxes, sandtrap reconditioning, overseeding fairways,…
“Mardi Gras in May” makes magic

It all starts with a couple of steps to a favorite song---then a glimmer appears in the eyes. Then like magic it erases the little pains of aging quicker than any medicine. As children we learn to dance even before…
Kids having fun with soccer

The beautiful game. If you’re a soccer fan, player, coach, or parent and have lived in this area long you are probably already aware of Chip Rohr’s Soccer Camp. Anchored at Linton Hall School in Bristow, the camp is coming…