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May 24th, 2015

Local Sports & Outdoors

Strong Field of Thunder Road Street Stock Racers Aim For 2015 Crown

The Allen Lumber Street Stock division at Thunder Road Speedbowl is guaranteed to have a different champion in 2015. Defending Champion Tommy Smith is moving up to the Bond Auto Tiger Sportsmen, which opens the door for a number of contenders to ascend to the Street Stock Championship. 2014 Street Stock runner-up Alan Maynard looks to lead the char...

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Montpelier Teen Named Vermont Youth of the Year by Boys & Girls Clubs of America

Rachael Cummings, 16, has been named the 2015 Vermont Youth of the Year by Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA). The Youth of the Year title is a prestigious honor bestowed upon an exemplary young person in recognition of leadership, service, academic excellence and dedication to live a healthy lifestyle. The program honors our nation’s most a...

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Thanks to Everyone Who Volunteers

Editor, I’d be willing to wager that 100 years from now, Vermont communities will still be grappling with critical issues that impact the well-being of seniors: hunger, heating, transportation and isolation. We will also still be trying to find that balance between state and federal budgets that provide for our neighbors in need. One thing is for s...

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Sunrise Gymnastics Secures Four Vermont Champions

Twelve girls from Sunrise Gymnastics team travelled on Sunday, March 22 to Bellows Falls Union High School to participate in the Vermont USA Gymnastics Championships. The girls and their coaches, Lynn and Alena, brought back four Vermont champion titles. Three of them belong to Chloe Reynolds, who won vault with a 9.125, beam with a 9.375 and floor...

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Public Invited to Comment on Proposed State Shooting Range Rules

The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department is proposing strengthening rules for its public shooting ranges to address potential noise, safety and usage issues with a goal of developing more ranges for members of the public to safely hone their shooting skills. The public is invited to review and comment on the proposed rules at a public hearing in...

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Special Events Highlight 2015 ACT Schedule

The 2015 American-Canadian Tour (ACT) schedule is shaping up to be one of the biggest in recent memory. The U.S. Tour will hold 13 point-counting events and three special events at 12 different tracks throughout the northeastern United States and Canada, featuring a variety of long-standing events, new tracks, and new alliances. Four new races will...

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Williamstown Cruises to Fourth Straight Boys Basketball Title

By Aaron Retherford His role has varied throughout his four years with the Williamstown boys basketball team, but Hunter McLaughlin ended his high school basketball career the way most expected — leading the Blue Devils to their fourth straight Vermont Div. III championship. McLaughlin helped Williamstown pull away in the second half and teammate G...

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Sign Up Now for Governor’s Youth Turkey Hunt Event

In an effort to promote youth hunting in Vermont, youth hunters are encouraged to sign up for the Third Annual Governor’s Youth Turkey Hunt this spring. The young hunters will be treated to a lunch-eon on Sunday, April 19, at the Waterbury Fish & Game Club, where they will take part in a discussion on the importance of the hunting tradition in...

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Central Vermont Swim Club Swimmers Excel at New England Regional Championships

The Central Vermont Swim Club sent 17 qualifying swimmers to participate in the New England Regional Championship on Feb. 13-15 at the Upper Valley Aquatic Center. Several swimmers placed, 15 team records were broken and three swimmers qualified for the next level of championships, which will be held at the Greater Lawrence Technical Center in Ando...

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Vermont Bear Hunters Had a Successful and Safe Season in 2014

The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department reports that bear hunters in Vermont had a safe and successful hunting season in 2014. Hunters took 567 black bears during the 84 days of the two-part ‘early bear season’ and ‘late bear season.’ There were also no hunting-related shooting incidents. The final harvest was nearly identical to the 2013 harve...

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