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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 …

Art Notes: Hartland Artist Voyages Into the Third Dimension

Thursday, August 20, 2015

In her new work, Rachel Gross takes the two-dimensional surface of the print and gives it the appearance of three-dimensionality. Another way of putting it is that she is using one of the oldest devices in the artist’s …

Edna “Peggy” Downing Rice

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Hartland, Vt. — Edna “Peggy” Downing Rice, 90, a longtime resident of Hartland, passed away Monday afternoon, Aug. 17, 2015, at the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon. Arrangements are pending with the Knight Funeral Home in Windsor. The complete obituary will be published when arrangements are final. …

Arthur H. Flebotte, Jr.

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Manchester, N.H. — Arthur H. Flebotte, Jr., 74, of Manchester, died Sunday, Aug. 16, 2015, after a period of failing health. Born in Boston, Mass., on Sept. 7, 1940, he was the son of Arthur H. and Mary (Urdi) Flebotte, Sr. He was raised in Hanson, Mass., and …

Engagement: Phillips — Dixon

Sunday, August 16, 2015

Hartland — Alison Phillips and Michael Dixon have announced their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Megan Campbell, of Hartland, and David Phillips, of Sharon. She attended Hartford High School from 2002-04 and graduated from Brattleboro Union …

Windsor Southeast Mulls School Choice Options

Sunday, August 16, 2015

Windsor — For the residents of four Vermont towns in the lower part of the Upper Valley, it’s a choice about choice — school choice. As the Windsor Southeast Supervisory Union’s school districts in Hartland, Weathersfield, Windsor and West Windsor seek to, under pressure from the state, consolidate …

Springfield, Vt., Girl Dies at Dam

Friday, July 31, 2015

Springfield, Vt. — The 15-year-old daughter of the Springfield man who was shot to death in April after confronting a suspected drug user in his neighborhood has died. Casey Wing has been identified as the girl who died on Saturday after falling 85 feet at the North Springfield …

Local Youths Win Awards at Dairy Show

Sunday, July 26, 2015

Tunbridge — Several local youths took home awards from the Central and Southeast Region 4-H Dairy Show, held July 14 at the Tunbridge Fairgrounds. Keenan Thygesen, of Tunbridge, received the Dick Dodge Memorial Award for being named the …

Grandparents Brag: July 26, 2015

Sunday, July 26, 2015

THOMPSON — A grandson, Louis Norman Thompson, born on June 22, 2015, to paternal grandparents Roger and Terry Thompson, of Hartland. …

Hartland Animal Officer Goes Door to Door for Dog Census

Friday, July 24, 2015

Hartland — A number of residents are protesting a recent announcement that an animal control officer in the coming months will be going door to door to check for unregistered dogs. Tammie Stammers, an animal control officer who is also the town’s newly elected constable, has made a …

Gun Range Reopens In Hartland

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Hartland — The Hammond Cove Shooting Range will reopen on Thursday under several new rules, including new requirements regarding hunting licenses and a prohibition on shooting more than one round per second. Additionally, the previously unsupervised state-owned range will have its hours cut in half to 10 a.m. …