BARRE — After the Vergennes Union High School boys’ basketball team defeated No. 2 Burr & Burton in this past Saturday’s Division II championship game, 62-49, the No. 1 Commodores’ hundreds of fans — who once again made a neutral site sound like a home game — chanted what their team had accomplished for the first time in program history.
Each January, teachers and students at the Lincoln Community School dive into an intensive month-long study of a culture different from their own. The tradition has carried on for eight years; in the past, students have learned about China, Ghana and many other cultures.
Lightning flashed and cars crashed at last Thursday's Demo Derby at Addison County Fair and Field Days. About 1,000 fans turned out despite the stormy conditions to watch derby drivers compete in the muddy ring.
Last week, 4-H members around the county were making final preparations for Field Days, grooming and walking their animals. Hear what they had to say, then look out for the 4-H events at Field Days! Members are showing in the Fitting and Showmanship and Confirmation 4-H events, and most will also show their animals in the open show.