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Fastest For 48

Monday, September 1, 2014

Lebanon — Orford hiker Andrew Thompson normally has no problems falling asleep, but on July 6 he uncharacteristically tossed and turned through the night. Too bad for Thompson, because he wouldn’t be getting much sleep at all over the next 3½ days. The 38-year-old former Appalachian Trail through-hike speed record holder now has a new mark to crow about, having climbed all 48 of the 4,000-foot peaks in New Hampshire …

Engagement: Clogston — Hull

Sunday, August 24, 2014

Bradford, Vt. — Isaac Clogston and Tracey Hull have announced their engagement. The bridegroom-to-be is the son of George Clogston, and Susan and Donald Hood, of Bradford, Vt. He graduated from Oxbow Union High School and earned a bachelor’s degree in marketing from Castleton State College. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Jay …

New Oxbow Coach Looks to Spread the Fun

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Bradford, Vt. — While waiting for coach Sean Murphy, delayed by road construction traffic, to arrive for the start of practice Tuesday afternoon, members of the Oxbow Union High football team conversed with friends inside Mona Garone Gym, listened to music or got in a few extra reps in the weight room. When …

Terrance Chester McLam

Friday, June 6, 2014

Concord, N.H. — Terrance Chester McLam, Sr., 68 of Concord died peacefully at his home on Tuesday, June 3, 2014. He was born in Woodsville, N.H., Feb. 26, 1946. Terry is survived by his parents, Chester and Freda (Dexter) McLam of E. Topsham, Vt.; three siblings, Glen and …

Ernest “Ernie” Covey

Wednesday, June 4, 2014

Bradford, Vt. — Committal services for Ernest “Ernie” Covey, 73, of Bradford, who died peacefully at his home on Saturday, March 8, 2014, will be held on Saturday, June 7, 2014, at 12 noon in the family lot in the Corinth Center Cemetery in Corinth, Vt. The Hale …

H.S. Notebook: Cards’ Desilets Loses Interim Tag

Tuesday, June 3, 2014

Claremont — Ivy Desilets has a vision for improving the fate of the Stevens High girls basketball program, and it’s one she’s looking forward to implementing now that she’s been officially given the reins of the team. Desilets …

At the Peak of Her Powers: Retired Bradford, Vt., Woman Helps Conserve Wright’s Mountain

Sunday, June 1, 2014

Bradford, Vt. — For someone who is ostensibly retired, Nancy Jones maintains an active lifestyle. In one recent eight-day period, she supervised a bus full of teenagers on a field trip to Burlington, attended a two-day conference for …

Kearsarge Boys Repeat as Track Kings

Sunday, June 1, 2014

Local Roundup: Kearsarge Boys Repeat as Track Kings …

Letter: Calling All Volunteers for Bradford Celebration

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

To the Editor: The Bradford, Vt., 250th Committee is hard at work developing plans for our sestercentennial celebration in 2015. We need you. What do we need? Everything! Does your family, group or organization what to participate? Say “yes” today. Show your spirit and join the fun. Our …

Christopher Martin Berini

Friday, May 23, 2014

Bradford Vt. — Graveside service for Christopher Martin Berini, who died Feb. 12, 2014, will be at 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 31 at the Calvary Cemetery in Northfield, Vt. Arrangements were made by the Boardway & Cilley Funeral Home, Chelsea Vt. / 802-685-4600. Commencement to follow. …

Oxbow Softball on All Cylinders

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Bradford, Vt. — It’s full speed ahead for the Oxbow Union High softball team in its quest for a second consecutive Vermont Division III championship. Tuesday, the host Olympians blitzed Harwood, 11-5, stealing seven bases, advancing twice on …

James T. Condon

Saturday, May 17, 2014

Bradford, Vt. — James T. Condon,73, died Wed. May 14, 2014, at his home in Bradford. He was born Oct. 24,1940, to James R. and Geraldine (Race) Condon. He is survived by his wife, Barbara; his sons, Christopher of Woodsville, N.H., Michael of Bennington, Vt., James B. and …

Letter: Marginalized by Prayer

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

To the Editor: Amen to Steve Nelson and his dissection of what it is like to be an atheist in this country (“No One Can Opt Out of Religion in Civic Life,” May 11). The Supreme Court’s ruling further institutionalizes the marginalization of atheists because of prayers invoked …