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Birth Announcements: Aug. 24, 2014

Sunday, August 24, 2014

Gifford Medical Center RIZZO — A daughter, Harper Elizabeth Rizzo, born on July 16, 2014, to Megan and Scott Rizo, of East Corinth. BARCELOW — A son, Chase Andrew Barcelow, born on July 31, 2014, to Heather and Dean Barcelow, of South Royalton. LaCROIX — A daughter, Maya Claire LaCroix, born on Aug. 3, 2014, to Robin and Ryan LaCroix, of Randolph. BECKER — A daughter, Allison Hannah Becker, born …

Royalton Neighbors Battle Over Bucks

Sunday, August 24, 2014

Royalton— Hatfields and McCoys? How about Hirtles and McCleerys? Keith Hirtle and Jim McCleery, who can view each other’s houses from opposite hilltops overlooking Happy Hollow Road in Royalton, made headlines last year when their long-standing feud hit a boiling point over McCleery’s four impounded cows. Hirtle had made use of a little …

Quiet on the Set

Friday, August 22, 2014

O nly 11 years old and acting in his second short film, Danny Davis is already a pro. Waiting to go on camera, Davis, wearing an adult black leather jacket that swamps his frame, is having a liberal dose of mayonnaise applied to his hair by Alicia Bozzone, an assistant director on the …

Home Destroyed by Blaze; Three Pets Perish in South Royalton Fire

Thursday, April 10, 2014

South Royalton — About 50 firefighters responded to a fast-moving fire that destroyed a South Royalton home Tuesday night, killing three pets. Nobody was injured in the blaze on Pleasant Street, around the corner from the South Royalton …

Ruth Page Morgan

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

South Royalton, Vt. — Ruth Page Morgan, 54, beloved mother, wife, daughter, sister, aunt and friend, passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday, April 8, 2014. She was surrounded by her devoted husband and three loving daughters. Formal obituary to follow. …

Marion I. Button

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

South Royalton, Vt. — A memorial service for Marion I. Button, 95 who died Monday, March 31, 2014, will be held Friday, April 11, 2014, at 1 p.m. at the United Church of South Royalton in Soutyh Royalton. The Boardway & Cilley Funeral Home, Chelsea, Vt. is in …

Prescription Drug Take-Back Set for April 26

Sunday, April 6, 2014

A free, anonymous drug take-back day will take place on April 26 across Windsor County. Prescription drug abuse is a growing problem in the U.S. and locally, and a majority of abused prescription drugs are obtained from family and friends. The no-questions-asked “take-back” will enable residents to help …

Marion I. Button

Friday, April 4, 2014

South Royalton — Marion I. Button, 95 died Monday March 31, 2014, at Gifford Medical Center in Randolph, Vt. She was born Feb. 6, 1919, in Bethel the daughter of Arthur E and Iva L. (Russ) Wood. Marion graduated from South Royalton High School in the class 1937. …

Letter: Too Many Potholes on Rt. 14

Monday, March 31, 2014

To the Editor: Route 14 is unsafe at any speed. From Sharon north midway to the Williamstown Gulf, it is rough and full of terrible potholes. It is getting to the point of being unsafe. Something needs to be done soon. Don Adams South Royalton …

Upper Valley Embezzlers Take $2.4 Million

Sunday, March 30, 2014

Lebanon — At least $2.4 million has been embezzled from more than 20 small businesses, government agencies and nonprofit organizations in the Upper Valley over the last decade. In least one case, the theft contributed to a bankruptcy. Most of the crimes have taken place in Vermont and …

Engagement: Karon — Giles

Sunday, March 30, 2014

South Royalton — David and Nancy Karon, of South Royalton, have announced the engagement of their daughter, Andrea Beth Karon, to Thad Amos Giles, the son of Douglas Giles, of Randolph, and Alona Rogers, of Tasmania, Australia. The …

VLS: No Plan for Merger; Buxton Quit UVM Board Over Possibility

Friday, March 28, 2014

South Royalton — When state Rep. Sarah Buxton, D-Tunbridge, announced she had stepped down from the University of Vermont’s board of trustees, she said her decision was intended to avoid a potential conflict of interest between her duties …

Frances Ethelyn Berry Chapman

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

South Royalton, Vt. — Frances Ethelyn Berry Chapman, 91, passed away in her sleep while surrounded by her family at Gifford’s Menig Center in Randolph on Sunday, March 16, 2014. She was born in Richmond, Vt. on Oct. 24, 1922, to Harry E. and Nina (Beeman) Berry. A …

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