Enfield

Jean Hendry Axten

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Bend, Ore. — Jean Hendry Axten, 86, died Friday, Aug. 28, 2015, at her home in Bend. She was born in Flushing, N.Y. on April 26, 1929, to James and Margaret Hendry. Jean received her elementary and secondary education in Long Island, and went on to college at Adelphi University, graduating with a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing, and later in life attaining her Master’s degree. Jean’s career in nursing spanned over 50 years, beginning in New York and ending at Central Vermont Medical Center in Barre, Vt. On Sept. 24, 1960, she married Albert Axten. The couple lived in New York before moving to Burlington and then on to Barre where they resided for 35 …

Whaleback Adds Mountain Biking to Lineup

Saturday, August 29, 2015

Enfield — Etna ski racer and mountain biker Charlie Harrison has a strong family history at Whaleback Mountain. Over the last two summers, he’s played a major role in forming that legacy’s next major contribution. Harrison — grandson of previous owners Jim and Martha Griffiths and nephew of Tim and Sally Herbert, also …

NHIAA Aims to Be Tech-Savvy

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Concord — At the start of each workday, NHIAA Executive Director Jeff Collins and assistant Dave Rozumek say they spend 30-45 minutes brainstorming ways to make the organization’s website, nhiaa.org, more informative and user-friendly. Some time during the 2015-16 school year, it hopes to reveal the best version yet. Implementing “Schedule Star” software and other upgrades, the NHIAA is aiming to streamline the …

Engagement: Hardan — Bourdon

Sunday, August 2, 2015

Enfield — Katrina Hardan and Curtis Bourdon have announced their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Jay and Kathy Hardan, of Enfield. She graduated from Mascoma Valley Regional High School in 2009 and earned an associate degree …

Birth Announcements: Aug. 2, 2015

Sunday, August 2, 2015

Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital MORRILL — A daughter, Jordan Lily Morrill, born on June 9, 2015, to Jennifer and Thomas Morrill, of Enfield. …

Open House Set at New Nonprofit for Adults With Special Needs

Sunday, August 2, 2015

Enfield — A new nonprofit offering residential options for adults with special needs will host a free open house on Aug. 23. Visions for Creative Housing Solutions is located at the former Kluge’s on Sunset Hill Inn, 8 Sunrise Farm Lane. It includes three kinds of living situations …

Vermont Up to Challenge, but N.H. Rules Again

Sunday, August 2, 2015

Castleton, Vt. — Players from NHIAA Division III schools might not attract as much notice as their brethren from larger institutions, but that didn’t stop a D-III contingent from contributing tremendously in Saturday’s Shrine Maple Sugar Bowl. Gilford’s …

Sanders To Campaign In Claremont

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Claremont — U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders is bringing his Democratic presidential campaign to Claremont on Sunday. The Vermont independent plans to hold a town meeting Sunday at 5 p.m. at The Common Man Inn & Restaurant at 21 Water St. in Claremont. Sanders knows the city well, as …

Spreading the Wealth: Granite Staters Look to Soar in Spread Offense

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Castleton, Vt. — Matt Boone was in the middle of police cadet training at New Hampshire Technical Institute when he received the call that changed his summer. The Newport High slot receiver and defensive back’s cellphone rang during …

Wedding: Weir — Reynolds

Sunday, July 26, 2015

Enfield — Abby Weir and Luke Reynolds were married on May 16, 2015, by close friend Max Hart. The celebration took place at Zeno Mountain Farm in Lincoln, Vt. surrounded by friends and family. The bride graduated from …

Margene Schmeichel Thomas

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Enfield, N.H. — Margene Schmeichel Thomas, formerly of Chester, NJ, died on Monday afternoon, July 20, 2015, at her home in Enfield. Margene was born in Wheeling, W.Va. on June 22, 1944. She was the first of three daughters of Eugene and Margaret Schmeichel. Margene attended Triadelphia High …

James Carl “Jim” Gerding, Sr.

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Enfield, N.H. — James Carl “Jim” Gerding, Sr. died on Saturday morning July 18, 2015, at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Hospital in Lebanon, N.H. from recent complications from an accident 20 years ago. Jim was born in Schenectady, N.Y. on Aug. 21, 1933. He was the first of three sons …

Hartford Legion Will Return to State Tourney

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

White River Junction — The Hartford American Legion baseball team gathered for a group photo Monday night after a 12-5 defeat of Lakes Region clinched its first postseason berth in what’s estimated to be at least 15 years. There was the usual tomfoolery of hats being knocked askew …