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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 Hanover High School in 2004. She is the dean of curriculum and instruction at Brooklyn East Collegiate Charter School, part of the Uncommon Schools network. She is the daughter of Andy and Anne Waters Steele, of Enfield, and George and Joan Weir of Williamsville, Vt. The bridegroom is a Grammy-nominated songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. He is the son of Kathy and Steve Reynolds of Cornwall, Vt. A celebratory …

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 School in Wheeling graduating 1962. She then continued on to West Liberty University in West …

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 of Johanna and Carl Gerding. Jim played football for Mont Pleasant High School in Schenectady, …

Charles W. Hummer, Jr.

Thursday, July 2, 2015

Lebanon, N.H. — Charles “Chuck” Hummer Jr. of Enfield, N.H. passed away at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center after an incredibly long battle with ALS. He was preceded in death by his son, Charles W. Hummer III, and is survived by the love of his life, Sandra Hummer; his son, …

Lack of Zoning Rules Spurs Solar Plan’s Move to Canaan

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Enfield — A solar advocate is bringing his plans for a roughly 11/2-acre array to downtown Canaan after neighbors and officials in Enfield raised concerns about a residential Main Street parcel he was eyeing for the project. The …

Birth Announcements: June 21, 2015

Sunday, June 21, 2015

Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital COLE — A son, Shamus Christopher Cole, born on June 5, 2015, to Brittney Ann and Christopher Mark Cole, of Canaan. Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center BROWN — A daughter, Sophia Leigh Rose Brown, born on June 3, 2015, to Jessica Leigh Robb and Jeffrey …

High School Notes: Hanover’s ‘Baseball Guy’ Takes a Break

Friday, June 19, 2015

Hanover — Mike Jackson has plans to see Wrigley Field for the first time this summer. It was bound to happen; after all, how can any self-professed “baseball guy” carry the weight of the title without having visited …

Heating Aid Agency Tri-Cap to Close Offices in Lebanon, Woodsville

Thursday, June 18, 2015

Lebanon — Tri-County Community Action Program, the social service agency that provides heating-fuel assistance and other critical funding for needy North County residents, is closing five of its eight walk-in offices, including Lebanon and Woodsville, officials said Wednesday. …

Mascoma Seniors Thank Supporters

Saturday, June 13, 2015

Canaan — Making their way through kindergarten and 12 more years of classes, the going wasn’t always smooth. Especially in middle school. “Most of us got a little risky and a little off our path,” Michaela Selinga, president …

Deborah P. Argent-Webber

Friday, June 12, 2015

Shrewsbury, Vt. — Deborah (Debbie) Pearl Argent-Webber, 53, of Shrewsbury passed away Sunday, May 31, 2015, surrounded by her loving family, following a courageous battle with colon cancer. She was born on Sept. 26, 1961, in Bangor, Maine, the daughter of Parker and Jennie (Veinote) Argent Jr. Debbie …

Joseph H. Sears

Thursday, June 11, 2015

Enfield, N.H. — Family and friends of Joseph H. Sears are invited to attend the committal prayers of Mr. Sears on Tuesday, June 16, 2015, at 3 p.m. at the Wells Cemetery in Canaan, N.H. Mr. Sears died Feb. 26, 2015 at the age 70. Arrangements are by …

‘A Story to Tell’: Ex-Addict From Hartford Graduates From CCV a Changed Man

Sunday, June 7, 2015

Northfield, Vt. — On his first day of class, drug addict Wayne Miller, 27, of White River Junction, had a plan to scam Community College of Vermont for the value of his tuition check. On his last day …

Excavating the Shakers

Friday, June 5, 2015

Forgive Michael O’Connor if you don’t find him in the curator’s office at the Enfield Shaker Museum over the next couple of weeks. Better to look in one of the rectangular pits that faculty and student archaeologists from …