Keep Rappahannock Rural, not Backward

We want to be rural.  We are becoming backward.  Not the same. At the first meeting of RappAtHome, discussion centered on ways to make it possible for residents to live into old age in Rappahannock.  The top three things noted by the group as necessary for older citizens were cell phone coverage, high-speed internet, and transportation. The trouble is, these aren’t things needed just by older folks.  They are needed by everyone. Lack of cell phone coverage makes it very difficult for fire and rescue squads to respond in the best way possible.  Businesses are hampered and won’t locate...

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