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Area girls' soccer teams open play

Posted on September 6, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



ADDISON COUNTY — Mount Abraham edged host Vergennes to highlight local high school girls’ soccer play this past weekend. In other weekend games, the Eagles lost in double overtime, Middlebury dropped a close road game, and Otter Valley came up short against last year’s Division IV defending champion.

On Tuesday VUHS hosted MUHS; see story on Page 1B.

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Local boys' soccer teams get off to a slow start

Posted on September 6, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



ADDISON COUNTY — The local high school boys’ soccer teams mostly stumbled out of the gate, with a tie for Mount Abraham the high point. Vergennes dropped two close games, Middlebury lost at home, and Otter Valley fell on the road.

EAGLES

The Eagles and visiting Green Mountain Valley Schools settled for a 1-1 stalemate on Tuesday in Coach Bob Russell’s Mount Abe varsity head coaching debut.

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Cross country teams vie in Essex

Posted on September 6, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



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ESSEX — Cross-country runners from Middlebury, Vergennes and Mount Abraham union high schools competed in this past Saturday’s Essex Invitational, with the best efforts coming from Tiger sophomore Jack Christner and Tiger junior Malia Hodges.

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Comes, Preston win at Devil's Bowl

Posted on September 6, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



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WEST HAVEN — Addison County drivers Justin Comes and Mike Preston were among the winners at Devil’s Bowl Speedway on Sunday.

Middlebury’s Comes put on a show in the 30-lap feature race in the Central Vermont Motorcycles Sportsman Modified division. He started 10th, took the lead at lap 18 and briefly sailed away from the pack. But championship point leader Kenny Tremont Jr. chased Comes down and caught him in the final two laps. Tremont pulled even with Comes during the final lap, but Comes held him off in a furious drive to the finish line.

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Ralph Myhre stages club championships

Posted on September 6, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



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MIDDLEBURY — Ralph Myhre Golf Course held its individual club championships last week.

On the women’s side, Nicole Laberge was the Low Gross winner, and Mia Politano was the Low Net winner.

Among the men, Kirk Goodman was the Low Gross winner, and Kit Wilson was the Low Net winner.

In the senior competition, Bob Kirkpatrick was the Low Gross winner, and Doug Biklen was the Low Net winner.

Lucas Politano prevailed as the junior club champion.

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Scoreboard for Sept. 6

Posted on September 6, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



SCOREBOARD

HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS

Football

8/31 Colchester vs. MUHS.................. 34-28

9/1 U-32 vs. Mt. Abe............................. 28-14

9/1 OV vs. Milton ................................... 24-6

Field Hockey

8/31 Mt. Abe vs. Harwood........................ 4-0

9/1 OV vs. Mt. Anthony............................ 6-0

9/5 Mt. Abe vs. U-32 ................................ 9-0

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Middlebury Police Log: Officers conducted a welfare check on East Road

Posted on September 6, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



MIDDLEBURY — Middlebury police conducted a welfare check on Aug. 30 on an East Road resident who had not been seen in recent days.

Police found the man to be suffering from an unspecified “medical issue,” and asked Middlebury Regional EMS to take the man to Porter Hospital.

In other action last week, Middlebury police:

•  Were informed of the theft of a construction sign from a yard off Ossie Road on Aug. 27.

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Vermont State Police: Drunk driver ran from crash

Posted on September 6, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



ADDISON COUNTY — At a little past 10:30 p.m. this past Saturday, Sept. 1, Vermont State Police responded to a one-car crash on Route 125 in Hancock, at the intersection of Taylor Brook Road. The trooper arrived to find that the driver of a 1984 Chevrolet Monte Carlo had fled the scene but left behind a moderately damaged car and guardrail.

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Bristol Police Log for Sept. 6

Posted on September 6, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



BRISTOL — Between Aug. 13 and 26, Bristol police completed 17 foot and car patrols at various locations, namely on Mountain Street, Main Street and surrounding areas, including near Bristol Elementary School, as well as in the eastern part of the police district.

Officers also completed 9 hours and 15 minutes of directed patrol, traffic enforcement and patrols of the police district and the town under a town contract.

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Whiting to host debate for pair in House race

Posted on September 2, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



WHITING — With Labor Day past the local election scene is kicking into high gear. In one of the first debates of the fall, the candidates vying for the Vermont House seat representing Whiting, Shoreham, Orwell and Benson will square off in Whiting.

Incumbent Rep. Terry Norris, an Independent from Shoreham, and Barb Wilson, a Shoreham Democrat, are candidates for the Addison-Rutland legislative seat. They will debate at Whiting Town Hall on Tuesday, Sept. 18, 6:30-7:45 p.m.

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