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Derby Town Clerk Moving On

July 12, 2012

DERBY - Derby Town Clerk Nicole Daigle has accepted a job offer with a private company. Daigle’s plan is to train a person in her position.
Come Town Meeting in March, Daigle will have fully prepared a viable candidate for the job and will not seek re-election.
Daigle has worked for the town of Derby for 19 years and as town clerk for 18 years. She has also served as town treasurer and school treasurer for many years.

Joint Replacement School a Home Run at North Country Hospital

July 12, 2012

NEWPORT, VT - Performing surgeries, including hip surgeries, are nothing new for Dr. Durward Starr of North Troy. Before retiring he performed more surgeries than he can remember, but as a retired veterinarian, all of those surgeries were performed on animals.

The Man Who Ran 75 Marathons in 75 Days on Sunday’s VT Voice

July 12, 2012

NEWPORT - Terry Hitchcock of Prior Lake, Minn., has been called Minnesota’s version of Forrest Gump. He earned the title when, in 1996, he ran the equivalent of a marathon (26 miles) for 75 straight days, running from St. Paul, Minn. to the Olympic Games in Atlanta, Georgia.
His 2,000 mile journey has been transformed into the subject of a book and two movies. Among other honors, he has received the Distinguished Medal of Merit, bestowed upon him by President Ronald Reagan for his good works to humanity.

 

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