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Archive - 2014

June 9th

Sky’s the Limit for North Country Golfer Katie Goulet

June 9, 2014

NEWPORT–If you are a regular reader of these pages, or a steady golfer at the Newport Country Club, then you are no doubt familiar with the name Katie Goulet.
Katie is a freshman, soon to be a sophomore, at North Country Union High School, and she is about to wrap up what has been a fantastic rookie campaign at the high school golf level.
The 15 year-old Derby resident placed 3rd in Division I, and this just been updated, 4th overall in the state of Vermont at the State Tournament, which qualified her for the New England Golf Championships to be held at on June 23rd in Keene, NH.

Colleen C. DeRoehn

June 9, 2014

DeRoehn–– Colleen C., 82, of Derby, VT passed away on June 5, 2014 in Newport, VT.
For the full obituary see Monday's Express.

June 8th

North Country Union High School: More Than 200 Graduate Saturday

June 8, 2014

The choices that are made have lasting impressions like the ripple effect of throwing a pebble into water. Those were the words Principal Bill Rivard told the more than 200 students graduating at North Country Union High School’s 47th commencement ceremony Saturday in the high school gym.

Please see The Newport Daily Express Monday for the complete story.

United Christian Academy: Grads From U.S., China, South Korea

June 8, 2014

DERBY - The United Christian Academy sent six graduates into the world at a graduation ceremony at the Church of God, Saturday morning.

Please see The Newport Daily Express Monday for the complete story and more photos.

LeClair, 91, Awarded Diploma

June 8, 2014

Ending the processional march at lake Region Union High School’s graduation Sunday is 91-year-old Maurice LeClair, who was on the founding board at Lake Region. LeClair left school at the age of 13 to work on the family farm when his father suddenly passed. He is a World War II veteran. For a story and more photos of Lake Region’s graduation, please see Tuesday’s Newport Daily Express. (Photo by Ed Barber)

No Injuries In Saturday Plane Crash

June 8, 2014

COVENTRY – A single engine airplane crashed at the Newport State Airport Saturday.

Please see The Newport Daily Express Monday for the complete story.

Solar Array Under Construction

June 8, 2014

COVENTRY - Casella Waste Systems has teamed up with Borrego Solar Systems, Inc. to build a solar farm across the street from the landfill. The property is owned by Casella, which will lease the property to Borrego to manage the facility.

Please see The Newport Daily Express Monday for the complete story.

North Country Track and Field Continues Moving Forward

June 8, 2014

BURLINGTON-Division One's best and brightest track and field stars were at Burlington High School on Saturday to take part in the State Meet on what turned out to be a beautiful summer day.
The North Country Falcons sent over thirteen competitors to the meet, including senior Jenna Moss, who opted to compete at the event instead of take part in her graduation ceremony.

Rangers and Chargers Compete at D III and D IV Track Meets

June 8, 2014

Division III Meet
CHESTER-The Division III Vermont State Track Meet was held at Green Mountain High School on Saturday, and the Lake Region Rangers were there representing Orleans County in fine fashion.
The girls relay teams were on fire on Saturday, as Tyrah Urie, Haley Kennedy Karamae Hayman-Jones and Emily Close teamed up to win the girls 4x400 with a time of 4:26.24.
Urie and Hayman-Jones picked up another blue ribbon when, along with Averill Snyder and Karina Cimborova, won the 4x100 in 54.24 seconds.

Lyndon Tops Lake Region in Division II Quarter-finals

June 8, 2014

LYNDON–Lake Region's Matt Messier and Lyndon Institute's Davis Guyer engaged in a lengthy pitcher's duel on Friday, and in the end it would be the senior Guyer winning the battle, leading his team to a 4-1 win over the Rangers in the Division II baseball quarter-finals.

 

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