Hartford

Scott Farnsworth

Tunbridge Picks a Principal

Saturday, May 23, 2015

Tunbridge — A South Royalton native who has earned praise for his work building community ties in the Hartford schools will be the new principal of the Tunbridge Central School. Scott Farnsworth, guidance and counseling director for the Hartford School District, has announced that he has accepted a position as principal of the Tunbridge Central School, where the previous principal was fired in the midst of a scandal. “I think I’m ready for my own school,” Farnsworth said Friday. On March 2, the Tunbridge School Board fired Richard Talbot from the post; on May 13, Talbot, a former principal in Maine, pleaded not guilty to …

Lucille Ann St. Jean Spaulding

Saturday, May 23, 2015

White River Jct., Vt. — Graveside committal services for Lucille Ann St. Jean Spaulding, 80, who died Jan. 7, 2015, will be held next Saturday, May 30, at 11 a.m. in the Mt. Olivet Cemetery in White River Jct. The Knight Funeral Home in White River Jct., VT. has been entrusted with arrangements. …

Hilda B. Reynolds

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

North Fort Myers, Fla. — Hilda B. Reynolds of North Fort Myers, age 98, died Monday, March 23, 2015, at the Hope Hospice in Cape Coral, Fla. She was born Oct. 7, 1916, in Hartford, Vt. the daughter of Leslie and Grace (Hogan) Blood. She grew up in Hartford and graduated from Hartford High School class of 1934. She was married to Harry …

Patsy Schneider

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Hartford, Vt. — A celebration of life to honor Patsy Schneider will be held June 27 at 2 p.m. at Upper Valley Watson Dog Park in Hartford. Patsy passed Dec. 26, 2014, at age 64 at DHMC. She was a resident of Hartford and dog mother of Nathan. …

Daniel R. Wallace

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

West Hartford, Vt. — Graveside committal services for Daniel R. Wallace, 55, who died Feb. 28, 2015, will be held next Wednesday, May 27, at 10 a.m. in the West Hartford Cemetery in West Hartford, Vermont. The Knight Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. …

‘A Good Run’: Longtime Hartford Coach Calls It a Career

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

White River Junction — After earning career win No. 300 last fall, 28-year Hartford High field hockey coach Heather Scudder was soon asked about her plans for retirement. She had none, but that changed at some point this …

Quechee Lakes Association Wants Town to Pay for Recreation Space

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Quechee — The Quechee Lakes Landowners Association has threatened to curtail regular mowing of Quechee Green Park as part of a dispute with the town over who should pay to maintain Quechee Lakes-owned facilities that are used by …

Local Roundup: Hartford Baseball Drops First of Season

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

White River Junction — Be careful for what you wish, as the Hartford High baseball team found out Monday during a 4-2 loss to Mount Anthony. The setback was the Hurricanes’ first of the season, dropping them to …

Confirming Their Faith: Vermont’s New Catholic Bishop Makes First Visit to St. Anthony Church

Sunday, May 17, 2015

Hartford — Leading a confirmation Mass at St. Anthony’s Church earlier this month, the Most Rev. Christopher Coyne, Vermont’s new Catholic bishop, spent a few minutes reflecting on names. “Lots of names, lots of beautiful names,” Coyne said …

Engagement: Beidler — Blyden

Sunday, May 17, 2015

White River Junction — Leah Beidler and Curtis Blyden have announced their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Doreen and Dave Beidler, of White River Junction. She graduated from Hartford High School in 2001. She earned a …

Nearly Ready for Action

Saturday, May 16, 2015

Hartford — On Thursday morning, a work crew made up of inmates from the Vermont Department of Corrections began their first day on the job at the Maxfield Sports Complex, just one of the thousands of details that …

Having a Net-Together: Hurricanes Make Do With Co-Op Unit

Friday, May 15, 2015

White River Junction — Iris Berezin has seen a lot of things in 32 years of coaching Hartford High tennis, but nothing like what this spring has brought. Out of necessity, the school combined its boys and girls …

Dorothy A. Williams

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Wilder, Vt. — Dorothy A. Williams, 74, died during the early hours of Sunday, May 3, 2015 at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, N.H. She was born May 21, 1940 in Olean, N.Y., a daughter of Douglas Williams and Helen (Swanson) Williams. Dorothy was the youngest of three …