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May 7th, 2013


May 7, 2013

Three teenagers entered not guilty pleas in court Tuesday after being charged with unlawful mischief (vandalism) and possessing a destructive or hoax device, which is what authorities are calling the bottle bombs that went off in Newport City.
For more of this story, read Wednesday's edition of The Newport Daily Express for May 8, 2013.

Mount Mansfield Wins Season Series Against North Country

May 7, 2013

NEWPORT–They fought long and hard, but in the end, the North Country boys tennis team fell to the Mount Mansfield Cougars by a score of 6-1.
The loss moves the Falcons record to 1-4, and they will hit the courts again on Saturday when they travel to Waterbury to face Harwood at 10:00.
For the full story, see the Express on Wednesday 5-8-13.

Round-up Lady Rangers Run Into Tough Montpelier Team, More

May 7, 2013

Staff Reports
Montpelier 5, Lake Region 0
ORLEANS–Always a tough competitor, the Montpelier Solons came into Lake Region and swept the Lady Rangers on Monday.
Annie Jones felled Judit Simon 6-0, 6-2 at the number one position.
Caitlyn Bushara kept the Solon train moving with a 6-1, 6-1 win over Brianna Fontaine.
Alexis Buicider brought down Shaylyn Beaton 6-1, 6-1.
Maddie Dunn had Alyssa Lawson's number, winning 6-0, 6-0, and finally Rhea Constantino went over Crystal Triebe by the same score.

Freda Alice Cass

May 7, 2013

Cass–– Freda Alice, 91, of Morgan, VT passed away on May 4, 2013 in Barton, VT surrounded by her loving family.
For the full obituary see Tuesday's Express.

Marcel Joseph Roberts

May 7, 2013

Roberts–– Marcel Joseph, 70, of Newport, VT, well-known local businessman, passed away on May 6, 2013 at his home surrounded by his loving family.
For the full obituary see Tuesday's Express.

May 6th


May 6, 2013

They're everywhere: Dropping bombs in Pakistan, running radar in Iran, or swooping around like some remote-controlled, overgrown dragon fly on the international border. Drones have invaded Vermont, and legislators are taking notice. For more of this story, read Tuesday's edition of The Newport Daily Express for May 7, 2013.


May 6, 2013

Thanks to a generous Massachusetts organization, Newport's finest K-9 will be getting a new safety vest. Read about it in the pages of The Newport Daily Express for Tuesday, May 7, 2013.


May 6, 2013

Ask almost anyone in the Northeast Kingdom and you will hear a story about Marcel Roberts - businessman, auctioneer, poker player and local icon. Marcel passed away Monday at the age of 70. Read about him in Tuesday's edition of The Newport Daily Express for May 7, 2013.

Members, Volunteers Combine to Give OCC a New Look

May 6, 2013

ORLEANS–When members and guests of the Orleans Country Club stop by the pro shop to sign in, or head into the bar for a post-round beverage, they will be find a new look OCC, as many of the club's members, in tandem with local business' get together to give the building a face lift.
"We wanted to change the club up to make it new and exciting," said Tony Daniels, a local contractor who was one of the lead men on the project. "We want to have younger people coming in and participating. We have been doing things the same way for quite awhile and we are looking to do different things."

Gene Charlie Wilcox

May 6, 2013

Wilcox–– Gene Charlie, 55, of Newport, VT passed away suddenly on May 3, 2013 in Newport, VT.
For the full obituary see Monday's Express.


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