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Longtime Windsor field hockey coach Sandy Clary doesn't blame anybody for the program's suspension this fall because of low numbers.
Valley News file — Tris Wykes

Back to the Chalkboard: Undaunted, Clary Hopes For a Windsor Field Hockey Rebuild

Monday, August 31, 2015

Windsor — When you are 66 years old, have been doing the same thing that you love for the last 42 years and it’s taken away from you, maybe there should be some anger, some resentment. Sandy Clary isn’t feeling it, however, even in the face of not having a field hockey team to coach for the first time since …

Local Roundup: Dartmouth Hires Assistant Women’s Rugby Coach

Friday, August 21, 2015

Hanover — Matthew Cameron joined the Dartmouth College women’s rugby program as an assistant to head coach Katie Dowty on Friday. A Bard College graduate, Cameron served as an assistant coach at his alma mater through 2009, working with the school’s first women’s team in 2005. He moved to the Brandeis University women’s rugby football club as head coach in 2010, helping the …

Low Numbers Means No Field Hockey in Windsor

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Windsor — Windsor High School suspended its field hockey program for the coming season on Thursday, citing low numbers and a lack of success in finding new recruits. Jim Taft, Windsor’s first-year athletic director, confirmed the decision. He plans to meet with longtime coach Sandy Clary and the Yellowjackets’ remaining players this morning …

Windsor Southeast Mulls School Choice Options

Sunday, August 16, 2015

Windsor — For the residents of four Vermont towns in the lower part of the Upper Valley, it’s a choice about choice — school choice. As the Windsor Southeast Supervisory Union’s school districts in Hartland, Weathersfield, Windsor and West Windsor seek to, under pressure from the state, consolidate …

Lynn Marie Skalaban

Sunday, August 16, 2015

Weathersfield, Vt. — Lynn Marie Skalaban, 68, a resident of Weathersfield, passed away Wednesday morning, August 12, 2015, at her home in Weathersfield, surrounded by her husband of 49 years, Peter; and their daughter, Alexis. She was born June 29, 1947, in New Brunswick, N.J., the daughter of …

Lynn Marie Skalaban

Thursday, August 13, 2015

Weathersfield, Vt. — Lynn Marie Skalaban, 68, a resident of Weathersfield, passed away Wednesday morning, Aug. 12, 2015, at her home in Weathersfield. Arrangements are pending with the Knight Funeral Home in Windsor. The complete obituary will be published when arrangements are final. …

Springfield, Vt., Girl Dies at Dam

Friday, July 31, 2015

Springfield, Vt. — The 15-year-old daughter of the Springfield man who was shot to death in April after confronting a suspected drug user in his neighborhood has died. Casey Wing has been identified as the girl who died on Saturday after falling 85 feet at the North Springfield …

Windsor’s Hingston Ready for Something New

Monday, July 20, 2015

Windsor — It’s easier for Bob Hingston to look back than ahead. “The kids are what I’ll miss the most,” he says. “In fact, I’ll just show you something I got, probably my pride and joy.” The old-school …

Patricia Wilson Daniels

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Weathersfield, Vt. — A celebration of the life of Patricia Wilson Daniels, who passed away on Saturday, July 4, will now be held on Saturday, July 25 at 10 a.m. at the Weathersfield Center Church at 2564 Weathersfield Center Road. …

Summer Visit

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Alayna Raymond, 6, and her brother Hunter, 4, build a fort at their grandparents’ home in West Lebanon Monday. The children, who were visiting along with their mother, ran in the sprinkler earlier.Valley News — Jennifer Hauck …

Windsor Southeast Districts Consider New Arrangement

Sunday, July 12, 2015

Windsor — In an effort to make the best of a new state education law, the four school districts that make up the Windsor Southeast Supervisory Union are exploring plans to form a new entity: the Mount Ascutney School District. As they gear up for a series of …

Patricia Wilson Daniels

Saturday, July 11, 2015

Weathersfield, Vt. — Patricia Wilson Daniels, 72, passed away on Saturday July 4, 2015, at the hospice suite at the Mount Ascutney Health Center. She was surrounded by family and friends in the days leading up to her death, after courageously battling breast cancer. Patricia was born in …

Newport Man Disputes EMTs’ Claims

Saturday, July 11, 2015

White River Junction — A Newport man pleaded not guilty this week to allegations that he grabbed a medical responder who was performing CPR on his brother-in-law and prevented an ambulance from departing for the hospital for several minutes during the early morning hours on the Fourth of …