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Local Roundup: Hartford Field Hockey Stops Long Bellows Falls Streak

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

White River Junction — With one well-executed goal, one well-planned defensive adjustment and one well-played game, the Hartford High field hockey team handed down-river rival Bellows Falls one very rare defeat on Monday. Morgan Horne converted penalty corner feeds from Paige Kehoe and Megan Newton into the day’s only goal as the Hurricanes blanked the Terriers, 1-0, at Hartford High School. BF last lost a regular-season game two years ago, but the Horne strike, defender Morgan Fisk’s work against the Terriers’ top scoring threat and Rachel Loseby’s six-save shutout goaltending won the day for Hartford (6-2-2). “It was a really good game, up and down,” …

Engagement: Dubois — Pierce

Sunday, October 4, 2015

Hartland — Connie Dubois and Lynn and Timothy Pierce have announced the engagement of their children, Danielle Dubois and Dillan Pierce. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Connie Dubois, of Dover, N.H., and the late Daniel Dubois. She graduated from Dover High School in Dover in 2007 and earned a bachelor’s degree in …

Hartland’s Damon Hall Celebrates 100th

Sunday, September 27, 2015

Hartland — A big hall in a small town often becomes the center of community life, and Damon Hall, Hartland’s largest meeting space, has filled that role for a century. Built in 1914 and 1915, the Colonial Revival-style hall was a gift from the Damons, a Hartland family who had moved to the …

Wyatt M. Morrill

Sunday, September 27, 2015

Hartland, Vt. — Wyatt M. Morrill, died unexpectedly Sunday, Sept. 20, 2015, at Gifford Medical Center in Randolph. He was born May 23, 2015, in Lebanon, N.H. the son of Kristi Bonnell and Timothy Morrill. Wyatt loved being sung to by his mother. He brought light and happiness …

Windsor Football Continues High-Scoring Trend

Sunday, September 27, 2015

Windsor — A lot of the pre-game talk that preceded Saturday’s Springfield-Windsor football game centered on all the high-scoring games on Friday night — 84-70, 77-20, 67-22 and 66-6 were a few of the zanier ones. The Yellowjackets did nothing to change that trend, putting a 62-0 hurt …

John J. Zuba, Sr.

Thursday, September 24, 2015

Hartland, Vt. — John J. Zuba, Sr., 92, a longtime resident of Hartland, passed away Tuesday morning, Sept. 22, 2015, in Claremont, N.H He was born July 25, 1923 in Chilicarthe, Ohio the son of John and Petronilla (Czajka) Zuba. He received his schooling in New York and …

Windsor, Green Mountain Duke It Out to a Draw

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

Chester, Vt. — Windsor High girls soccer coach Bruce Mackay expected a good contest with Green Mountain on Tuesday. He might have been understating what was about to happen. The Yellowjackets and host Chieftains played to a 3-3 draw, but this was not one of those kiss-your-sister ties. …

State Investigates Death Of Hartland Infant

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

South Royalton — State police continue to investigate the untimely death of an infant who was discovered unresponsive early Sunday morning at his uncle’s South Royalton residence. Vermont State Police Lt. Dan Trudeau said it’s unclear what caused the death of 4-month-old Wyatt Morrill, the son of Hartland …

Local Roundup: Five-Goal Second Half Enough for Dartmouth

Monday, September 21, 2015

Hanover — The Dartmouth College women’s soccer team played much of Sunday’s Burnham Field match with Sacred Heart like a toddler taken to the mall: Junior may be well-behaved most of the day, but the outburst will eventually come. The visiting Pioneers may have had that thought, perhaps, …

Green Spoils Raider’s Return: Perryman, Bryant Surrender Lead Late to Dartmouth

Monday, September 21, 2015

Hanover — As a recent Lebanon High graduate, Emily Perryman has suffered her share of Upper Valley defeats. The Sunday setback she and her Bryant University field hockey teammates endured at Dartmouth, however, will likely sting for quite …

Field Hockey on the Defensive as Dwindling Numbers Threaten Game at High School, Youth Levels

Sunday, September 20, 2015

There’s a tinge of apprehension in the voice of Kestin Bunnell, senior goalkeeper for the Mascoma Valley Regional High School field hockey team. It’s subtle, almost nonexistent in the unfamiliar heat of early fall. But it’s there. Bunnell’s …

Local & Regional Briefs for Friday, Sept. 18, 2015

Friday, September 18, 2015

Judge Delays Release of Footage Concord — A judge has delayed the limited release of body camera footage from a deadly shooting by police in July, allowing himself four extra days to consider objections from attorneys on various sides. Redacted clips were scheduled to be released Monday, according …

Windsor Soccer Slips Past Thetford

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Windsor — The slimmest of margins sometimes make all the difference. The Windsor High girls soccer team enjoyed such an advantage on Wednesday in taking a non-league 3-1 win from Thetford at MacLeay-Royce Field. Windsor goalkeeper Becca Rumrill denied a pair of would-be Panther goals with fingertip saves, …