Editor’s note: The writer uses word play and neologisms to portray the serious problems he sees in American society today.
These are the times that try our souls.
Phoners, that’s the term I coined for those people that have decided it’s their God-given right to drive and phone at the same time.
I was a classroom teacher at Bristol Elementary School from 1996-2018. I am deeply saddened to hear about the recent events at the school. I am also, unfortunately, not surprised.
As a former special education teacher who has worked in public schools with a variety of governing structures in Vermont, Massachusetts and Illinois, I was dismayed, saddened and angry as I listene
Today I saw on WCAX that a local town has elementary students who terrorize the classrooms, including the teachers, and get away with it. Huh? You are kidding me, right?
VERGENNES — In a Tuesday boys’ soccer game that ramped up in intensity as it progressed, host Vergennes Union High School did just enough to get past rival Mount Abraham, 2-1.
MANCHESTER — The Otter Valley boys’ golf team dominated the field at the Manchester Country Club on Thursday to win the Division II championship by a 22-stroke margin.
ADDISON COUNTY — The Middlebury and Otter Valley union high school football teams picked up vital wins this past weekend, while Mount Abraham-Vergennes lost in overtime on the road.