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Spring turkey hunting starts soon

Posted on April 9, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



MONTPELIER — It’s almost time for spring turkey hunting in Vermont. Youth spring turkey hunting weekend is April 28 and 29 this year, and the regular spring turkey season is May 1-31.

Vermont hunters set an all-time record last year when they took 6,599 turkeys in the spring youth weekend and May seasons. The previous spring record occurred in 2013 when 6,365 birds were taken in the spring.

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Middlebury boys' lacrosse defeats Burlington and B&B

Posted on April 9, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



BURLINGTON — The Middlebury Union High School boys’ lacrosse team opened its season last week with a pair of road wins, defeating host Burlington, 11-5, on Wednesday, and Burr & Burton, 7-6, on Saturday.

The Tigers’ home game vs. Essex on this Monday was moved to Essex due to field conditions in Middlebury; game time will remain at 4 p.m.

On Wednesday the Tigers took an early lead in cruising to a win over the Seahorses, who moved up from D-II this spring.

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Eight Tigers and one Eagle named Nordic All-State

Posted on April 9, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



ADDISON COUNTY — The top four skiers from each of the Middlebury Union High School Division II champion Nordic teams earned All-State recognition from Vermont coaches, as did a Mount Abraham independent who trained with the Champlain Valley squad.

To earn All-State recognition a skier had to earn a top-10 combined time in the freestyle and classical state championship races in both Division I and II, with five honorable mentions going to skiers ranked 11 through 15.

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Scoreboard and sports schedule for April 9

Posted on April 9, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



SCOREBOARD

COLLEGE SPORTS

HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS

Girls’ Lacrosse

4/6 MUHS vs. S. Burlington...................... 8-2

4/7 VUHS at Harwood................ Ppd. to 5/10

Boys’ Lacrosse

4/4 MUHS vs. Burlington........................ 11-5

4/7 MUHS vs. Burr & Burton..................... 7-6

COLLEGE SPORTS

Women’s Lacrosse

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Fresh bread

Posted on April 8, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



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STUDENTS LEARNED HOW math and science tie into bread baking, and every student walked away with a free tote bag full of ingredients from King Arthur to bake two loaves of bread at home: one loaf to keep for their families, and the other loaf to bring back to school, and it will be donated to Have a Heart Food Pantry and the Starksboro Food Pantry. LCS students on Monday were excited to show off the bread they baked.

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Marquis to host New England Review readings

Posted on April 8, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



New England Review’s Vermont Reading Series welcomes poets and fiction writers Didi Jackson, Jodi Paloni, Ben Pease and Layla Santos, to the Marquis Theater Café in Middlebury on Wednesday, April 11. The Marquis opens at 5 p.m. and the reading begins at 7 p.m.

NER’s Vermont Reading Series is co-sponsored by the Vermont Book Shop and the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conferences. The event is free and open to the public, but bring some money because books, beverages, burritos and other Southwestern dishes will be available to purchase.

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College first-year tapped for military honor

Posted on April 8, 2018 |
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SAN ANTONIO — Operation Homefront, serving America’s military families since 2002, has announced that 18-year-old Rachel Flatt, a Middlebury College freshman, was on of 95 semifinalists nationwide for the 2018 Military Child of the Year (MCOY) Award. 

The Military Child of the Year Award reflects the positive impact that these special young people have made on their military families, their schools, and their communities. Flatt, daughter of a U.S. Navy captain, was not one of the seven finalists recently announced.

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Kapow!

Posted on April 5, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



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DURING THE WEEK of March 19, students of TaeKwon Do KICKS from Hinesburg, Shoreham, Orwell, Middlebury and Vergennes locations participated in a Break-a-Thon fundraiser.

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Kickin' it

Posted on April 5, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



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ABOUT 150 STUDENTS ranging from preschoolers through adults broke boards to earn their pledges.

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Break it

Posted on April 5, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



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KICKS STUDENTS RAISED $6,500, which is being donated to TJ Duncanson Scholarship, Derick Leroy Benoit Scholarship and to the Kelley Palmer family. Master Kellie Thomas organizes this event yearly to help students understand that as TaeKwon Do students they have a greater responsibility to the community and people around them.

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