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Dartmouth's Matt Greer (10) celebrates his match-winning goal in the final minute of regulation, a strike that gave the Big Green a come-from-behind win over Vermont at Burnham Field in Hanover, N.H., on Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015.
Courtesy Risley Sports Photographs

Local Roundup: Lebanon Boys Soccer Downs Souhegan

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Lebanon — And down go the champs. The Lebanon boys soccer team defended their home field against reigning New Hampshire Division II state champion Souhegan on Tuesday afternoon, beating the Sabers 1-0 in double overtime. The game-winner came in the 94th minute of action and was set up when Nate Gariepy pressured a Sabers defender into a turnover. Gariepy then …

Infamous Thetford Wall Will Come Down

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Thetford — Town officials have come to an agreement with former gubernatorial candidate and longtime Thetford resident Ruth Dwyer about the removal of a 60-by-24 wall she built to block her view of a newly constructed home across the street. Dwyer has agreed to remove the structure, which the town says violates zoning …

Local Roundup: Sunapee Girls Show Their Progression Against Tigers

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Sunapee — Strong teams improve the little things as a season goes on and that’s just what the Sunapee girls soccer team is doing. The Lakers beat visiting Newport 6-1 in the rain on Tuesday afternoon. The win showed a marked improvement for Sunapee from the teams’ earlier clash on Sept. 8, a …

Police: Thetford Kids Didn’t Mean to Burn Barn

Friday, September 25, 2015

Thetford — State police say two juveniles accidentally caused the fire that destroyed a Thetford barn in August. “The fire was determined to be the result of kids playing with matches,” State Police Detective Sgt. Larry Smith said in a news release issued Thursday. The fire that leveled …

Arvin C. Manning, Jr.

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

Thetford, Vt. — Arvin C. Manning, Jr., 64, of Thetford died Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015, at his home. A complete obit with service details will be printed at a later date. Funeral services are pending at Hale Funeral Homes and Cremation Care of Thetford Center, Vt. …

Local & Regional Briefs for Friday, Sept. 18, 2015

Friday, September 18, 2015

Judge Delays Release of Footage Concord — A judge has delayed the limited release of body camera footage from a deadly shooting by police in July, allowing himself four extra days to consider objections from attorneys on various sides. Redacted clips were scheduled to be released Monday, according …

Pulling Their Weight

Thursday, September 17, 2015

David Cummings exercises his pulling horses Chance and Bob in Thetford to get them in shape to compete at the Tunbridge World’s Fair. The horses are pulling about 500 pounds — an old tire and Cummings — during …

Windsor Soccer Slips Past Thetford

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Windsor — The slimmest of margins sometimes make all the difference. The Windsor High girls soccer team enjoyed such an advantage on Wednesday in taking a non-league 3-1 win from Thetford at MacLeay-Royce Field. Windsor goalkeeper Becca Rumrill denied a pair of would-be Panther goals with fingertip saves, …

School Notes: Thetford Woman Continues Education, by Teaching

Tuesday, September 15, 2015

With the elder of her two children through college and the younger well on his way, and with her Juneberry Music choral program up and running, Patricia Norton supposes that she finally could start pursuing the graduate degree …

EPA Will Hold Meeting on Ely Mine

Monday, September 14, 2015

Vershire — The Environmental Protection Agency will host a public informational meeting and hearing this month on proposed plans to clean up the Ely Copper Mine, a Superfund site in Vershire. The EPA’s preferred plans would accommodate endangered …

A Life: Anne Hahn Scotford, 1920-2015; ‘Everything She Made Looked Good’

Monday, September 14, 2015

E ast Thetford — Anne Hahn was in college at Pratt Institute in Brooklyn in the early 1940s when she met John Scotford, a fellow student and Dartmouth graduate learning the trade of commercial art and design. The …

Vershire Teen Makes Solo Glider Flight

Sunday, September 13, 2015

Post Mills — Willy Barnes, a sophomore at The Sharon Academy, recently made his first solo glider flight. The youngest member of the Post Mills Soaring Club, Barnes, 15, soloed on Aug. 29 at the Post Mills airport. …

Essay: Trading a High-Pressure European School for Thetford Academy

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Another school year is underway, my senior year. That I am at Thetford Academy sort of defies the odds, as I was unsure that I would be at school anywhere in the United States. But I am really happy to be back, and from my point of view, …