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June 8 Nutshell regatta attracted five competitors

The Northern Neck Nutshell racers held a regatta on Saturday, June 8, on the Great Wicomico River. With mild temperatures and brilliant sunshine, a tricky...

Nine LHS athletes named to all-state track and field teams

by Lisa Hinton-Valdrighi The state champion Lancaster Red Devils placed eight on the Class 1 boys all-state track and field team and named one to...

Saunders, Thomas and Woolard named to all-state baseball team

by Lisa Hinton-Valdrighi Lancaster High School placed three athletes on the Virginia High School League Class 1 all-state baseball team after finishing as a semifinalist...

NNEC conducts color run for books

Northern Neck Electric Cooperative’s (NNEC) second annual Bright Futures Fun(d) Run raised over $5,000 due to a matching donation from Oasis Digital Properties, providing...

Registrations now due for June 29 NNK Saltwater Shootout

by Lisa Hinton-Valdrighi The second NNK Saltwater Shootout cobia fishing tournament is scheduled for June 29. Sponsorships and registrations are now due. Tournament proceeds will fund...

Capt. Billy Pipkin’s FISHING LINE

FISHING: MUSES AND DEGREES Sometimes I like to get away from my regular routine as captain and fish with friends recreationally. Recently, I found myself...

All-state softball squad announced

by Lisa Hinton-Valdrighi The Virginia High School League on June 12 announced its 2024 Class 1 all-state softball team. Both Rappahannock and Middlesex have players...

Lancaster climbs state ladder to the semifinals Chilhowie Warriors defeat Red Devils, 14-4

by Lisa Hinton-Valdrighi Under coaches Welby Saunders and Scotty George, the Red Devils have made five Class 1 baseball tournament semifinal appearances, eight quarterfinal appearances...

NHS places second in Class 1 girls soccer

by Lisa Hinton-Valdrighi Auburn scored four goals in the final eight minutes June 8 to end Northumberland High School’s successful season run as the Class...

Rappahannock wins four state titles

by Lisa Hinton-Valdrighi Rappahannock High School brought four state titles home to the Northern Neck last week, winning three Virginia High School League Class 1...

Saunders named region baseball player of the year

by Lisa Hinton-Valdrighi Lancaster High School senior shortstop Creston Saunders earned his second player of the year honor last week when he was named Region...

All-region softball squad announced

by Lisa Hinton-Valdrighi Chincoteague pitcher Alex McComb, who helped lead the Ponies to an 11-4 record as a Region 1A semifinalist, was chosen as the...

All-region soccer selections named

by Lisa Hinton-Valdrighi Junior midfielder Thomas Dix of Northampton and his coach Chase Baxa received top honors in Region 1A boys soccer last week. Announced June...

Scores & Schedules

Baseball Class 1 state tournament Championship Rappahannock 6, Chilhowie 5 Semifinals Rappahannock 3, Auburn 0 Chilhowie 14, Lancaster 4 Quarterfinals Lancaster 4, Rappahannock County 2 Chilhowie 9, Ft....

Lancaster boys excel to win second straight state track championship

by Lisa Hinton-Valdrighi There was no doubt the Lancaster High School boys track team had the talent to successfully defend its state title. But what...

Rappahannock defeats Lancaster for Region 1A crown, both teams advance to state baseball tourney

by Lisa Hinton-Valdrighi Despite losing in the Region 1A tournament final, 6-4, to Rappahannock last week, the Lancaster High School baseball team is returning to...

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