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Joyce E. Post

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Royalton, Vt. — Joyce E. Post, 79 died on Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, at the Menig Extended Living Facility in Randolph, Vt. She was born Dec. 16, 1934, in Greenfield, Mass., the daughter of Farrand and Grace (Perry) Hodgdon. Joyce graduated in 1952 from South Royalton High School in South Royalton. After high school she attended the Northampton Commercial College in Northampton, Mass., where she graduated in 1954. On Aug. 24, 1956, she married Robert H. Post of Royalton. Joyce and Robert together managed the Post Dairy Farm for all of their married life. Robert died on April 15, 2004. She was a member of the East Bethel Community Church where she taught Sunday School …

Arts Program Aims to Grow

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

The founders of Vermont Independent School of the Arts at the Seven Stars Center in Sharon may be on the brink of realizing their dream. If all goes as planned, the 14-year-old nonprofit center and school, which has helped hundreds of students become better musicians, singers and visual artists, will qualify for a …

Student Charged With Bomb Hoax

Friday, October 17, 2014

Royalton — A 15-year-old student at the South Royalton School is facing juvenile charges after a device in his book bag mistaken for a homemade bomb led school officials to lock down the student body in the gymnasium for about two hours on Thursday. Another student alerted school officials after he saw a photo of the object. Police ultimately found that the object …

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 …

Cynthia A. Fulcher

Tuesday, June 3, 2014

South Royalton, Vt. — A committal service for Cynthia A. Fulcher, 78, who died Dec. 11, 2013, will be held Saturday, June 7, 2014, at 11 a.m. at the Branch View Cemetery in South Royalton. The Boardway & Cilley Funeral Home in Chelsea, Vt. is in charge of …

Early Harvest

Monday, May 26, 2014

Peter Thornton, 11, of South Royalton, fills a bag held by Ashleigh Brown, 11, with freshly cut rhubarb as his brother Kaleb, 9, right, taste a stalk on his lawn last week. The Thornton brothers, including Sam, 16, …

Mary C. Parmenter

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

South Royalton, Vt. — Mary C. Parmenter, 71, died peacefully on Sunday, May 18, 2014, at the Gifford Medical Center in Randolph, Vt. surrounded by her family. She was born June 20, 1942, in Mountain Lakes, N.J. the daughter of Ralph M. and Marion L. (Wells) Crane. She …

Mary C. Parmenter

Monday, May 19, 2014

South Royalton, Vt. — Mary C. Parmenter, 71, died Sunday, May 18, 2014, at the Gifford Medical Center in Randolph, Vt. Arrangements are pending at the Boardway & Cilley Funeral Home in Chelsea, VT. …

VLS Class of 2014 Shaped by Storm

Sunday, May 18, 2014

Click here for a photo gallery.  ∎ South Royalton — This year’s graduating class at Vermont Law School was welcomed to Vermont three years ago by Tropical Storm Irene, which canceled the first day of classes, left the students …

A Life: David A. Ring, 1952-2014; ‘He Had a Heart as Big as the Moon’

Monday, May 12, 2014

White River Junction — Dave Ring returned one day from his weekly trip to the Connecticut Valley Auto Auction with a used maroon Ford pickup that he couldn’t wait to show to one of his mechanics. “He knew …

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Thursday, October 4, 2012

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