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Vermont Law School professor Cheryl Hanna visits during Homecoming 2013 at the South Royalton, Vt., campus. (Laura DeCapua photograph)

A Life: Cheryl Hanna, 1966-2014; An ‘Intellectual Powerhouse’ and an ‘Agent of Change’

Monday, September 15, 2014

South Royalton — Cheryl Hanna spent most of the last two decades of her life in Vermont and associated with Vermont Law School, as she made her mark as a professor, administrator, legal scholar and commentator — in short, as a lawyer. Perhaps because of this, Hanna hated lawyer jokes. Hanna disclosed her dislike for such humor in a speech …

Joint Ambulance Service Proposed for Royalton, Sharon, Tunbridge

Monday, September 15, 2014

South Royalton — Officials in Royalton, Sharon and Tunbridge are looking into creating a three-town ambulance service and will unveil the proposal at a joint Selectboard meeting on Wednesday. Tunbridge Emergency Services Committee Chairman Dave Kimball said the new service could lower taxpayer costs, improve response times and give more control to the municipalities, which would run and own the service . “The …

Cold Growing Season May Diminish Harvest

Sunday, September 14, 2014

South Royalton — Each season brings new challenges for Upper Valley farmers, and the summer of 2014 has been no exception. “Every year I say I’m going to do everything right this year,” said Geo Honigford, owner of Hurricane Flats Farm, whose South Royalton farm suffered extensive flood damage in 2011 from Tropical …

Mary Anderson

Thursday, July 17, 2014

South Royalton, Vt. — A graveside burial service for Mary Anderson (who passed away May 22, 2013) will be held on Saturday, July 19 at 1 p.m. at the Haven Cemetery on Dairy Hill in South Royalton, Vt. After the burial, there will be a fellowship gathering at …

Mary Anderson

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

South Royalton, Vt. — A graveside burial service for Mary Anderson (who passed away May 22, 2013) will be held on Saturday, July 19 at 1 p.m. at the Haven Cemetery on Dairy Hill in South Royalton, Vt. After the burial, there will be a fellowship gathering at …

Recreation Notes: Towns Honor Accident Victim

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Tragedy afflicted Tunbridge last month when 20-year-old Jen Kinnarney, of South Royalton, died from injuries suffered in an all-terrain vehicle accident. While both communities mourned, more than 100 friends gathered to help make things a little easier for …

News Briefs: Friday, June 20

Friday, June 20, 2014

S. Royalton Man Pleads Not Guilty to Embezzlement White River Junction — A South Royalton man pleaded not guilty to embezzling from the Corner Stop Mini Mart in Royalton, where he worked as a night shift manager. Police allege that 55-year-old Gregory Manning stole more than $10,000 from …

A Fairly Fishy First Try; White River Open Deemed Successful

Saturday, June 14, 2014

When fly fishermen Brian Burkholder and Eric Dexter decided to organize a fly fishing tournament on the White River, they sought advice from Jesse Haller, who directs the Otter Creek Classic in the Middlebury, Vt., area. “We were …

South Royalton Mourns Death of Young Teacher

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

South Royalton — The South Royalton community this week is mourning the death of a 20-year-old preschool teacher who died on Sunday following an accident involving an all-terrain vehicle. Jennifer Kinnarney, a 2012 graduate of South Royalton High …

Jennifer C. “Jen” Kinnarney

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

South Royalton, Vt. — Jennifer C. “Jen” Kinnarney, 20, died on Sunday, June 8, 2014, at the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, N.H. from injuries she sustained in a four-wheeler accident on June 7, 2014. She was born Sept. 3, 1993, in Randolph, Vt. the daughter of James …

Jennifer “Jen” Kinnarney

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

South Royalton, Vt. — Jennifer “Jen” Kinnarney, 20, died Sunday, June 8, 2014 at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, N.H. from injuries she sustained in a four-wheeler accident on June 7, 2014. Arrangements are pending at the Boardway & Cilley Funeral Home in Chelsea, Vt. …

John D. Cooper

Saturday, June 7, 2014

South Royalton, Vt. — John D. Cooper, 89 died Thursday, June 5, 2014 at his home in South Royalton. He was born June 9, 1924, in Northfield, Vt. the son of John H. and Inilla (Durkee) Cooper. While attending high school he lived in Randolph, Vt. and played …

Carry On

Tuesday, June 3, 2014

Amanda Rogers-Wilson, of Middlebury, walks with her dog Wrex, a pitbull-bulldog mix, in South Royalton last month. Rogers-Wilson said the dog was underfed when she got him a few weeks ago and became alarmed when leashed, so she …

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Thursday, October 4, 2012

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