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All Articles, 2010, below.
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Hunting for History at Bluemont's Snickersville Academy - Joe Bakos

On a chilly Sunday morning in late November 2010, Susan Freis Falknor of Friends of Bluemont joined Todd Peal and me, to search for artifacts at Bluemont's Snickersville Academy....more...

January 26, 2011

Bluemont's First Schoolhouse Gets New Start

Old Bluemont village has a "new" historic site: the 185-year-old Snickersville Academy, originally built to serve the young village as a schoolhouse, church, and a community meeting hall. ...more...

October 25, 2010

New Well Continues E.E. Lake Store Restoration

The dreams of Bluemonters for over a decade are beginning to be realized with the October-November drilling of a well to supply the E.E. Lake store. ...more...

December 3, 2010

Christmas Eve Candelight Service
7:00 p.m., Friday, December 24, 2010
BLUEMONT UNITED METHODIST CHURCH...Come and create great memories for your whole family.

Questions: Call Judy Anderson, 540-554-8463 or
janderson@rstarmail.com ...more...

November 28, 2010


Judy Anderson: Over a Century of Family Life in Bluemont
Part 1

Judy Anderson's tale of family life in Bluemont, going back more than a century, began with her great-grandfather Volney Osburn purchasing a farm off what is now Route 7, on the north edge of Snickersville.

The story continues, with Judy's grandmother Pearl Osburn Jones ("Granny Jones"), Judy's father and mother (Robert and Ellen McClaughry Jones), memories of a free and adventurous childhood in Bluemont in the 1950s, Judy's marriage to classmate Bud Anderson, and the way the newspapers took notice when Judy donated a kidney to Bud a decade ago. ...more...

Febuary 16, 2010

A Cosmic Adventure Praising God!!

Wed., July 21, Sat. July 24, 2010

July 1, 2010

Boost Your Personal Enjoyment of Bluemont with this
Carefully Researched, Easy, Entertaining Reference

From Snickersville to Bluemont: The Biography and History of a Village
by Jean Herron Smith, Evelyn Porterfield Johnson, and Robert Hoffman -- $25.00...more...

May 27, 2010

Going Squirrely

....In mid-April I noticed tails frisking in the upper branches of the old and much-trimmed white walnut at the back of the house. Then, on April 19, there they were -- several small squirrels -- even smaller and daintier than the "girl squirrel," venturing down the tree to get at the seeds. They would startle and bluff each other, or approach slowly and touch noses, apparently to identify each other. ...more...

May 5, 2010

Bluemont United Methodist Church -- 2010 Easter Egg Hunt

SATURDAY, APRIL 3rd, 2:00 - 3:00, CHURCH YARD @33843 Snickersville Tpke. ...more...

March 24, 2010

Local Teenager, American Idol Contestant, Performs at Franklin Park

Sixteen-year-old Maddy Curtis, a junior at Loudoun Valley High School and a Bluemont resident will sing to raise funds for Haiti in its time of need. The benefit concert will take place Saturday, January 30th at 8pm at the Franklin Park Arts Center in Purcellville, VA. ...more...

January 27, 2010

Bluemont Community Center: Enroll Now for Children's Fall Classes

February is Fall 2010 enrollment month at the Bluemont Community Center, which is currently operating out of the Round Hill Community Center, awaiting renovations at our Bluemont site. ...more...

January 25, 2010

Celtic & Old Time Music Jams!
At Hill High Orchard Store on Route 7, hosted by the Round Hill Arts Center

The Round Hill Arts Center will host a twice-monthly jam session for Celtic and Old-time Music at the Hill High Orchard Store....more...

January 24, 2010

A Sign Falls in Buemont

The fierce northwest winds that saw in the New Year felled a tree, smashing the large sign that had stood in front of the stone wall at the entrance to the Bluemont Community Center....more...

January 10, 2010

Bluemont Citizens Elect Officers for 2010

On Wednesday January 6  the Bluemont Citizens Association (BCA) elected its officers for 2010 ...more...

January 9, 2010