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June 17th, 2014

OEC Kings Split in Season Opening Doubleheader

June 17, 2014

MONTPELIER VT-- The OEC Kings won game one of their double header at Montpelier High School against Post #3 by a score of 12-0 in five innings.
Danville's Brett Elliott picked up the win, going four innings and allowing three hits. Saint Johnsbury's Chris Connolly pitched a scoreless fifth inning to close things out.
On offense for the Kings, Lyndon's Davis Guyer went 2 for 3 with a double and triple while driving in four runs. North Country's Wyatt Prue doubled, drove in two runs, and scored three times.

June 16th

NorthWoods Stewardship Center: Plans In Works To Build Sleeping Quarters

June 16, 2014

CHARLESTON - The NorthWoods Stewardship Center is preparing to add a 24-foot by 40-foot bunkhouse to accommodate up to 20 people. The project is in the planning stage, but Operations Director Jayson Benoit told Charleston’s planning commission the project is in the works.

See the Newport Daily Express Tuesday for the full report.

Old Stone House Antique Gas And Steam Engine Show

June 16, 2014

Mark Amey of Clarksville, NH displays a cement mixer his neighbor built in the 1920s. His neighbor created the mixer to pour his own foundation, then left the contraption in the garage ever since. The mixer is made from a variety of parts from different eras. (Photo by Ed Barber) See The Newport Daily Express Tuesday for more photos.

Betty "Elizabeth, Lizzie" Madeline Masson

June 16, 2014

MASSON–– Betty "Elizabeth, Lizzie" Madeline (Filby) passed away peacefully among family on June 13, 2014 in Newport, VT.
For the full obituary see Monday's Express.

Richard F. Catani

June 16, 2014

Catani–– Richard Francis, 86, of Newport, VT passed away peacefully Tuesday, June 10, 2014.
For the full obituary see Monday's Express.

Stanwood Bray Churchill

June 16, 2014

Churchill–– Stanwood Bray DVM of Orleans, VT died on June 11, 2014 surrounded by his loving family.
For the full obituary see Monday's Express.

Roger Norbert Lamothe

June 16, 2014

Lamothe–– Roger Norbert, 79, of Derby, VT, passed away on June 14, 2014 in Newport, VT.
For the full obituary see Monday's Express.

June 15th

Well-Known Orleans County Veterinarian Dr. Stan Churchill Dies

June 15, 2014

Dr. Stan Churchill, a popular and well-known and active member of the community, died Wednesday, June 11. “Doc” Churchill, a harness racing enthusiast, helped keep the sport alive at the Orleans County Fair. He was a former director of the fair association, a former Lake Region Union High School board chairman, and he had been a director for other community and business organizations. Please turn to page 12 in Monday's Newport Daily Express for the obituary. (Courtesy photo)

Charleston Planners Review Solar Proposal

June 15, 2014

CHARLESTON - The Charleston Planning Commission listened to a preliminary report by a subcommittee on solar power at Thursday evening’s meeting. The subcommittee offered possible siting for solar panels in town, and explained possible funding sources.

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

Derby Development: Developer Applies For Sewer Extension

June 15, 2014

DERBY – A local landowner is making sure permits are in place for development. Roger Gosselin Inc./Gosselin Enterprises own a 64-acre piece of land on Route 5 in Derby. Step by step, permits are being attained to be ready for development.

Please see Monday's Newport Daily Express for the complete story.

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