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Middlebury takes fifth overall in NCAA D-III

Posted on June 9, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



MIDDLEBURY — The Middlebury College athletic program finished fifth among 329 NCAA Division III colleges and universities that registered points in the 2017-2018 Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup standings, which measure how well schools’ men’s and women’s teams competed overall in NCAA postseason action.

The Panthers earned their 15th straight top-10 finish, including winning the cup in 2011-2012. Middlebury has also finished in the top five 17 times since the 1995-96 academic year.

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National honors

Posted on June 7, 2018 |
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RICE MEMORIAL HIGH School recently inducted 57 new students into the Rev. Raymond A. Adams chapter of the National Honor Society. To be considered, by the end of first semester junior year, each student must have a 90+ grade point average, have served a minimum of 36 community service hours, been involved in school and community activities and demonstrate respect, responsibility, trustworthiness, fairness, caring and citizenship. Kristin DeGraaf of Vergennes was one of the inductees.

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Inducted

Posted on June 7, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



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RICE MEMORIAL HIGH School recently inducted 57 new students into the Rev. Raymond A. Adams chapter of the National Honor Society. To be considered, by the end of first semester junior year, each student must have a 90+ grade point average, have served a minimum of 36 community service hours, been involved in school and community activities and demonstrate respect, responsibility, trustworthiness, fairness, caring and citizenship. Jasper Williams of Waltham was one of the inductees.

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Making the grade

Posted on June 7, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



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STUDENTS AT THE Hannaford Career Center in Middlebury on May 30 held their first FFA Day in front of Middlebury Union High School. Interested MUHS students and others came by to run equipment, throw bales of hay, meet Henry the cow and ID cheese samples, among other things. Natural Resource Management student Jonathan Jennings shows MUHS students how to identify maple syrup grades.

Photos courtesy of Kate LaRiviere

 

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Say cheese

Posted on June 7, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



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NATURAL RESOURCE MANAGEMENT student Lillian Cotell (right) engages two MUHS students in the blind taste-test cheese identification station at the FFA Day late last month.

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Dar Williams to speak about building up small towns at Bristol conference

Posted on June 7, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



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BRISTOL — Singer-songwriter Dar Williams is coming to Holley Hall for a sold-out event this Friday, June 8.

Williams, who has performed her pop folk tunes around the country for two decades, this time will give the keynote address at the 2018 Historical Preservation and Downtown Conference in Bristol.

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Painter highlights Vermont pollinators

Posted on June 7, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



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Race for Sundaes will have you drooling at the finish, this Sunday

Posted on June 7, 2018 |
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Here are two great things about summer: getting outside on the trails and eating ice cream on a hot day. Three local nonprofits are combining those things for a morning of trail racing  with ice cream sundaes at the finish line. The aptly named “Race for Sundaes” will take place this coming Sunday morning, June 10, in the Battell Woods on the Trail Around Middlebury. Runners and bikers are invited to meet at the trailhead in Middlebury off Route 7 just south of the village, across from Denecker Chevrolet.

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By the way for June 7

Posted on June 7, 2018 |
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Habitat for Humanity of Addison County invites you to its first benefit dinner of 2018 at Mary’s at Baldwin Creek (1868 Route 116 N, Bristol) this Friday, June 8. In addition to having a great meal, you’ll be supporting Habitat, as Mary’s will donate 50 percent of its food sales to support the organization’s efforts to build affordable housing. Mary’s is open from 5 to 9 p.m.

 

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Forest walk set for June 9 at Rokeby

Posted on June 7, 2018 |
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FERRISBURGH — By 1830 hundreds of acres had been cleared on the Rokeby farm to make grazing land for Merino sheep. Now, almost 200 years later, nature has reclaimed much of this, but the subtle signs of human use still remain. To see those signs, Master naturalist Jacob Holzberg-Pill will lead a walk on Saturday, June 9, from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at Rokeby Museum.

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