Piermont

Vajra Vogel, left, speaks with Nancy Fagnant, Michele Thayer, and Dalton Thayer about Vogel's husband Greg, before the annual school meeting in the Piermont Village School in Piermont, N.H., on March 17, 2015. Greg Vogel defeated School Board incumbent Monica Adams-Foster, 173-60, but his eligibilty came into question following his election. 
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Piermont Budget Contested; Election Winner Appointed

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Piermont — Greg Vogel was appointed to a one-year term on the Piermont School Board and residents voted down an initial budget proposal that was 24 percent higher than the current year’s at School Board and district meetings on Tuesday night. On Town Meeting day last week, Vogel defeated incumbent Monica Adams-Foster, 173-60, for a three-year term on the School …

Grants Will Support Local River Projects

Sunday, March 15, 2015

Pomfret — The Connecticut River Watershed Council has received more than $270,000 in grants to support river restoration projects in Vermont and New Hampshire. More than $250,000 comes from the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation’s Upper Connecticut River Mitigation and Enhancement Fund grant, while another $20,000 is from the state of Vermont’s Watershed Grants program. The grants, combined with other funding secured by the …

Piermont Results Revealed

Friday, March 13, 2015

Piermont — Town officials on Thursday revealed the winner of Tuesday’s election for a three-year term on the Piermont School Board, but the victorious candidate might not be allowed to take his seat because of a question about his eligibility. Resident Greg Vogel defeated School Board incumbent Monica Adams-Foster, 173-60, according to Town and School Moderator Joyce Tompkins. Residents voted for school and …

Piermont Withholds Town’s School Board Race Results

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Piermont — Residents went to the polls on Tuesday to elect town and school officers. At Town Meeting, results for all but one of the elections were announced. Citing “extenuating circumstances,” Town and School Moderator Joyce Tompkins did not name the winner of the race for a three-year …

Piermont Town Meeting 2015 Results

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Piermont Number of Voters: 247 Number on Checklist: na Town Clerk: Bernadette Ratel Selectboard 3 yrs: Colin Stubbings Selectboard 2 yrs: Randy Subjeck Treasurer: Susan Belyea Library Trustee: Pauline Marvin Library Trustee: Joyce Tompkins Library Trustee: Kristi Medill Trustee of Trust Funds 3 yrs: Abby Metcalf …

Piermont Budget Approved; Stubbings Re-Elected

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Piermont — Residents approved a $1.07 million budget, a zoning ordinance that would limit the number of days a yard sale can be held at a residence, and kept the position of tax collector an appointed role. Selectboard Chairman Colin Stubbings was re-elected to a three-year term with …

Piermont to Consider Yard Sale Ordinance

Friday, March 6, 2015

Town Meeting will take place Tuesday, March 10, in the Old Church Building, with ballot voting from 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Voters will decide on the budget and other warrant articles when the meeting reconvenes at 7:30 p.m. at Piermont Village School. Residents will meet on Tuesday, …

The Play’s the Thing — As Is the Replay — for Woodsville’s Fagnant

Monday, March 2, 2015

Not much into sports while growing up, Rob Fagnant instead regularly took to the stage as the lead role in student play productions. Today, the Woodsville High graduate plays a huge role behind the scenes for the New …

Eleanor Davis Trevithick

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Woodsville, N.H. — Eleanor Davis Trevithick, 96, of Woodsville passed away quietly on Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015, at Cottage Hospital in Woodsville. She was born on May 22, 1918, the daughter of long-time Piermont residents Floyd and Ida Davis. She grew on the River Road in Piermont, N.H. …

Local Roundup: Hanover Girls Answer Cavalier Challenge

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Hollis, n.h. — Hanover High girls basketball coach Dan O’Rourke believes a third meeting with archrival Lebanon — this time in next week’s NHIAA Division II state tournament — could be in the offing. Both the Marauders and …

Local Roundup: Windsor Boys Basketball Continues March Toward Top Seed

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Windsor — The Windsor High boys basketball team is close to locking down the top seed in the Vermont Division III state tournament — and still a long way from it as well. The Jacks continued their march …

Local Roundup: Martin, Engineers Stifle Blue Mountain

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Woodsville — The Woodsville High girls basketball team wasn’t upset about the possibility of allowing Blue Mountain senior Jordan Farquharson her 1,000th career point on Monday night. The Engineers were just going to make sure that if she did reach the plateau, she’d do so one point at …

Wasps Beat Sin Bin, Bulldogs

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Woodstock — There isn’t a whole lot stopping the Woodstock High boys hockey team lately. Even when the Wasps try to stop themselves, someone steps up to save the day. The honor belonged to sophomore goaltender Connor Black …