Adams achieves Scouting gold award

In the community of Monkton, a rural town with no real center, the “dump,” or recycling center, often serves as a place for people to meet and catch up as they deposit their trash and recyclables. Thanks to Gold Award Girl Scout Natalie Adams, doing so is now safer, with new platforms between dumpsters.

Meagan MacIntyre receives honors from the Girl Scouts

What began as a way to give her own daughter the Girl Scout experience has led one woman to provide the enrichment and friendship of Girl Scouts to many more in Vergennes.

Graduation: Scout creates outdoor classroom in Monkton

Patricia McNerney earned Girl Scouting’s highest honor with her project, Outdoor Classroom, the capstone to her Girl Scout experience. She graduated from Mount Abraham Union High School on June 10. 

Girls grow thanks to these dedicated adults

When Ursula Olender “aged out” as a Girl Scout, she knew she wasn’t done.

Student promotes composting at her school

Cassandra Guillemette’s work has been recognized with the Girl Scout Gold Award, the highest honor a high schooler in Girl Scouts may earn.

Brandon woman receives Gold Award Military Ribbon

BRANDON — Vermont National Guard Specialist Christina Wiles of Brandon, 21, will receive the new Gold Award Military Ribbon released by Girl Scouts of the USA.This ribbon was designed to honor Gold Award Girl Scouts — Wiles is one of those Scouts — partic … (read more)

Vergennes Girl Scouts get creative

VERGENNES — The past year has been one of uncertainty and disruption to everyone’s normal routines. That includes Girl Scout activities. Fortunately, many volunteers have stepped up and kept their Girl Scouts active in virtual troops, with outdoor activit … (read more)

New Girl Scout Daisy troop formed

VERGENNES — A new troop of Girl Scout Daisies is enjoying the outdoors, making new friends, and beginning their Girl Scout experience in Vergennes. Troop 61465 started this past fall with a group of kindergartners. Troop leaders are Alexandra McGuire of V … (read more)

Learn about Girls Scouts Oct. 22

MIDDLEBURY — Local girls are invited to come learn more about the Girl Scouts organization when the Girl Scouts of the Green and White Mountains hosts a free information table for girls and parents on Tuesday, Oct. 22, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at Mary Hogan … (read more)

Former model to discuss her Middlebury childhood, Girl Scouts

MIDDLEBURY — On Saturday, Sept. 14, at noon, Gabriella Karsch will talk about the early 1950s Girl Scout uniform she wore as a young girl (born Sally Anita Smith) in Middlebury. She recently donated the uniform to the Sheldon Museum’s vintage clothing col … (read more)