February 1st, 2015
NEWPORT CITY â€” The education and medical communities are at the forefront in advocating for preschool education.
Fifty supporters of early childhood education attended a seminar addressing the subject Thursday evening.
Please see The Newport Daily Express Monday for the complete story.
A San Diego, California defense attorney plans to ask newly elected Orleans County Stateâ€™s Attorney Jennifer Barrett to revisit a case involving Christine Billis, the driver of a car that went off Route 5A and hit a tree on July 22, 2009. Her husband Charles Billis died in the crash.
Please see Monday's Newport Daily Express for the complete story.
ORLEANSâ€“The Lake Region girls basketball team opened up a 15-5 lead in the first quarter against the Danville Indians and never looked back, as they came away with a one-sided 53-26 win on Saturday afternoon.
For this story and all of the weekend's action, see the Express on 2-2-15.
NEWPORT â€“ North Country Hospital (NCH) signed an agreement with Vermont Occupational Safety and Health Administration (VOSHA) Wednesday, January 28, reducing a previous penalty of $42,500 by a half to $21,250.
Please see The Newport Daily Express Friday for the complete story.
BARTON â€” Bill May was born in Barton where he was raised by his parents, Ralph and Beatrice.
Please see Friday's Express for the full story.
JAYâ€“Despite having two of their top players sidelined with injuries, the North Country girls hockey team was able to continue their winning ways, defeating the U-32 Raiders 5-3 on Wednesday evening.
Keep with the Falcons in the Express.
Jay Peak developers have filed with the Environmental Court for a permit to demolish the Spates Block and make way for the Renaissance Block.
Please see Thursday's Newport Daily Express for the complete story.
DERBY CENTER â€” The North Country Union Junior High School board voted at Tuesdayâ€™s meeting to add an article to the Town Meeting warning that would ask voters for permission to draw the $60,000 to repair the school roof from unspent bond funds.
Please see The Newport Daily Express Thursday for the full story.
The Richford at LR Girls Basketball game is rescheduled for:
Monday 2/9/15 JV â€“ 5:30 V â€“ 7:00.
The North Country boys hockey team will play Stanstead in Stanstead on February 11th at 6pm @ Pat Burns Area.
Elizabeth A. â€śBetsyâ€ť Benoit, 82, of Barton, Vermont beloved wife of Norman W. Benoit passed away on January 22, 2015 in Newport, Vermont.
For the full obituary see Wednesday's Express.