NEWS OF NOTE

Vicky Moon’s New Novel Has Lots of Middleburg Dish

Long-time journalist and author Vicky Moon’s ninth book--and her first novel--has recently been released. “EQUAL Parts” is a fascinating fictional account of real-life events,...

Editorial: True Blue

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PROGENY

Jennifer Lincoln Joins Middleburg Academy as Girls Varsity Basketball Coach

Middleburg Academy’s Athletic Department is excited to announce that Jennifer Lincoln has been hired as the new Girls Varsity Basketball coach. Jennifer, who was born...

PASTIMES

Music in October – In Unison

I often say that my musical philosophy follows the counsel of the great Duke Ellington, who said, “if it sounds good, it is good”.  Rather...

Smoking and Cancer Statistics*

LUNGELINE

THIS MONTH’S PRINT EDITION

September 2016 Volume 13 Issue 5

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EDITOR'S DESK

Editorial: Non-Profits and Press Policy

Over the years, we’ve been honored and gratified by the many thanks we’ve received from local citizens and volunteers who are at the heart...

Editorial: True Blue

Middleburg, like every small community, has benefitted from good cops (some of them decorated heroes at the risk of their lives) and, sadly, some...

Editorial: States’ Rights – Blue

It is with no little irony that, in the years following the Party of Lincoln’s absorption of the followers and disciples of Strom Thurmond,...

Editorial: STATES RIGHTS – RED

Progressives are stuck in the past.  Delightfully ironic, isn’t it?  States rights once were used to justify secession and segregation, so progressives think the...

Editorial: Exciting Sky Map Images of Space Can Now Be Seen...

New and rather exciting images from a recent European Space Agency (ESA) can now be seen at there website. They show a composite picture...

Editorial: Ask a Council Member

Hello Middleburg! I have been busy with Middleburg issues, and this article will be short. This article addresses the Town-owned Health Center. Middleburg received the...

OBITUARIES

Jerry Scott Coxsey

His tools are in my shop. This can only mean one thing. Tools held by strongest hands. Hands made for moving mountains and building bridges....

Maxwell E. McCormick

Maxwell E. McCormick was born March 18, 1923, the middle of seven children born to James and Maggie McCormick.  Older siblings were Nettie, Joe,...

Dennis McCarty IV

Dennis McCarty IV, 58, of Delaplane died Sunday, July 24, doing what he loved — farming the soft rolling terrain of the Virginia Piedmont Born...

Betty H. Long

A beloved wife, mother, grandmother and friend, Betty Long passed away on Sunday, July 10, 2016, surrounded by her family.  She was 77 years old. Betty...

Paul Emil Schmid, Jr.

Paul E. Schmid PhD passed away at home June 7 as a result of complications from diabetes. He was 85. Paul was the elder child of...

William Montague (“Bill”) Backer

William Montague (“Bill”) Backer, of The Plains, passed away on March 13 after a brief illness. Born on June 9, 1926, he was a...