Newport honors baseball, softball seniors &nbsp

NEWPORT — Newport said goodbye to six senior baseball players and four senior softball players Tuesday, honoring them at their games with Conant.Recognized before the games were baseball players Dylan McNamara, TJ Hubert, Brenden Halleck, Bryce Turne More...

Posted 5/24/2017 03:55 AM

FM Fire places second at AAU qualifier

DERRY, N.H. — The FM Fire competed in the AAU NH State District Qualifier last weekend, finishing second overall. The Fire lost to a tough New England Flames team, 50-26. More...

Posted 5/23/2017 03:31 AM

Stevens drops senior game to Coe-Brown Northwood &nbsp

CLAREMONT — Donovan Putnam came to life in the fourth quarter to put a pair of Stevens goals on the scoreboard Monday. Unfortunately, it wasn't enough to upset Coe-Brown Northwood in the Cardinals' senior game as the Bears prevailed 11-2.  More...

Posted 5/23/2017 03:23 AM

HCRS to host 10th annual golf tournament fundraiser to support children, youth in Windsor, Windham counties

SPRINGFIELD — Health Care and Rehabilitation Services (HCRS), Vermont’s second-largest community mental-health agency, will be hosting its 10th annual Golf Tournament on Friday, June 9 at Woodstock Country Club.   More...

Posted 5/21/2017 07:27 PM

Russ Davis tops Super Streets at Claremont Speedway

CLAREMONT — Radical Russ Davis roared to victory Friday, May 19, at Claremont Speedway, topping a 21-car field to win the night’s 40-lap Super Street main event. More...

Posted 5/21/2017 05:17 PM

Gregory Ardine wins big with hole-in-one

SUTTON, N.H. More...

Posted 5/20/2017 03:54 AM

Red River Charitable Foundation hosting 3rd annual 'Rock Your Camo 5K & Dirty Dash' to support local veterans

CLAREMONT — The Red River Charitable Foundation (RRCF), Red River’s philanthropic organization, will be hosting its third annual “Rock Your Camo 5K & Dirty Dash” Saturday, May 20 in Claremont. More...

Posted 5/18/2017 04:04 AM

Sunapee baseball, softball improve to 14-0 &nbsp

SUNAPEE — If 13 is a baker's dozen, what is 14? More...

Posted 5/18/2017 03:48 AM

Fall Mountain nines sweep Newport &nbsp

LANGDON — When Fall Mountain and Newport met back on April 12, the baseball fans were treated to a thrilling pitchers' duel. More...

Posted 5/17/2017 03:56 AM

Locals compete in CVC Track & Field Championships &nbsp

LANGDON — Oh what a day it was at the 2017 Connecticut Valley Conference Track & Field Championships Saturday. More...

Posted 5/15/2017 04:36 AM

Dwight Jarvis, Mark McClay win at Claremont Speedway

CLAREMONT — Modified superstar Dwight Jarvis did what he’s done often over the past 40-plus seasons Friday at Claremont Speedway. More...

Posted 5/15/2017 04:52 AM

Stevens lacrosse drops heartbreaker to Milford &nbsp

CLAREMONT — The Stevens lacrosse team challenged for its first win of the season Thursday. More...

Posted 5/12/2017 03:06 AM

Windsor's Balch no-hits Bellows Falls &nbsp

WESTMINSTER — The Bellows Falls and Windsor baseball teams are gearing up for the stretch run and, hopefully, return trips to the state finals.  The defending Division 3 champion Yellow Jackets are looking pretty solid, sitting in the No. More...

Posted 5/11/2017 03:29 AM

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Posted 5/11/2017 03:34 AM

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Posted 5/10/2017 03:51 AM

Local track & field teams compete in CVC qualifiers &nbsp

Several local teams competed in the Connecticut Valley Conference qualifiers Tuesday with some strong results. Newport, Stevens and Windsor participated in the North qualifier at Hanover while Bellows Falls, Fall Mountain, Green Mountain and Spr More...

Posted 5/10/2017 03:46 AM

Springfield Track & Field Meet Results

Boys Team Scores: 1. Bellows Falls 88.5, 1. Brattleboro 88.5, 3. Woodstock 53, 4. Springfield 16 Results 4x800 Relay: 1. Bellows Falls 9:40.7, 2. Springfield 10:40.5  More...

Posted 5/9/2017 04:40 AM

Saxtons River Recreation Area holds fishing derby

SAXTONS RIVER, Vt. More...

Posted 5/9/2017 04:38 AM

Learn to row with Edgar May, Vermont Academy

SPRINGFIELD — The Edgar May Health and Recreation Center is partnering with Vermont Academy to bring back the learn-to-row program.Using the academy's equipment, students in this class will learn the basics of sweep (Olympic style) rowing in an eight More...

Posted 5/9/2017 04:40 PM

Post 37 baseball to hold info meeting

BELLOWS FALLS — There will be an informational meeting for all players interested in playing for Bellows Falls Post 37 American Legion Baseball on Sunday, May 21 at 5 p.m. at Hadley Field on the campus of Bellows Falls Union High School. More...

Posted 5/7/2017 03:29 PM

Longtime Thunder Road co-owner Tom Curley passes away

BARRE, Vt. — Longtime Thunder Road Speedbowl co-owner and promoter Thomas M. Curley passed away on Friday, May 5 due to complications from a lengthy illness. Curley was 73 years old. More...

Posted 5/7/2017 03:34 PM

Newport's Sharron signs with Minot State &nbsp

NEWPORT — Tyler Sharron played a pivotal role in the growth and success of Newport wrestling during the past four years. More...

Posted 5/6/2017 12:09 AM

FM, Stevens split on the diamond

CLAREMONT — Fall Mountain softball got the ball bouncing in its favor and, coupled with some timely hitting, it led to a 6-0 shutout of Stevens Thursday. More...

Posted 5/5/2017 04:11 AM

Cardinals return to win column &nbsp

CLAREMONT — The Stevens baseball team didn't dwell on Monday's loss to Windsor. Instead, the Cardinals racked up 11 hits, and combined with six walks and four errors, cruised past Hillsboro-Deering by a 12-5 verdict Wednesday.  More...

Posted 5/4/2017 03:30 AM

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Posted 5/23/2017 04:24 AM

Thunder Road championship chases begin at Memorial Day Classic

BARRE, Vt. — Barre’s Thunder Road kicks off the 2017 season this Sunday, May 28, with the 55th Memorial Day Classic presented by Mekkelsen RV Sales & Rental. More...

Posted 5/23/2017 03:45 AM

Ski club to honor Ron Beaudet

NEWPORT — The Mt. More...

Posted 5/23/2017 03:30 AM

Local roundup: BF falls to Rutland

SoftballRutland 11, Bellows Falls 2Skyler Boyd hurled a complete game victory and had four hits to lead the Division 1 Raiders past Division 2 BF Saturday.No information is available for the Terriers (2-13), who host D-1 Brattleboro (6-2) on Tuesday. More...

Posted 5/21/2017 06:14 PM

Saxtons River falls to Lunenberg

WALPOLE — Five players from the Saxtons River Pirates, along with players from three other teams in the Connecticut River Valley Baseball League, lost a 9-2 decision to the Lunenberg (Massachusetts) Phillies Tuesday night. Brady Boisvert (Hartfo More...

Posted 5/21/2017 08:00 PM

2017 Kirby Cup set for Friday

WALPOLE — The Fall Mountain varsity baseball team will play the 8th Annual Kirby CupGame vs. Stevens High School on Friday, May 26 at Hubbard Field in Walpole at 7 p.m.   More...

Posted 5/21/2017 07:15 PM

Stevens lacrosse drops close one to Trinity &nbsp

CLAREMONT — Trinity rolled into town looking for an easy victory Friday. What the Pioneers received was a scare before hanging on to defeat Stevens 6-3. More...

Posted 5/20/2017 03:51 AM

Tiger boys roll to lopsided track & field victory &nbsp

NEWPORT — Mason Martell and Peter Thibault were double individual winners as the Newport boys won nine events and the team title at its home meet Thursday. The Tigers would finish with 193 team points to runner-up Mascoma's 138. More...

Posted 5/19/2017 04:30 AM

Junior Champ Kart racing revs up for second season at Thunder Road

BARRE, Vt. — Thunder Road officials announced today that the Junior Champ Kart summer youth racing series will return for a second season at the speedway. More...

Posted 5/18/2017 03:59 AM

FM Fire wins The Edge tournament

KEENE — The Fall Mountain Fire 7/8th grade girls went 3-0 at The Edge tournament held at Keene State College May 13-14. More...

Posted 5/17/2017 04:07 AM

Fall Mountain hangs on to Lacroix Cup &nbsp

LANGDON — It may not be a championship trophy per say, but winning the Maurice C. Lacroix Memorial Cup is something the Bellows Falls and Fall Mountain softball teams believe in fighting for. More...

Posted 5/16/2017 03:57 AM

Springfield's Bladyka earns 200th victory

SPRINGFIELD – Andy Bladyka has been coaching varsity softball at Springfield longer than his current team has been alive. More...

Posted 5/15/2017 04:45 AM

Newport, Stevens 9s split &nbsp

You can never really predict what's going to happen when rivals clash. More...

Posted 5/13/2017 04:17 AM

UVAC to hold Spin Three Ways Spin-a-Thon

WHITE RIVER JUNCTION, Vt. More...

Posted 5/11/2017 07:24 PM

Smith hoping to double up tonight in speedway mods

CLAREMONT — Sunapee speedster Dana Smith will be gunning for his second victory in as many races tonight, May 12, when the 700-horsepower Mod Squad hits the blacktop at Claremont Speedway.  More...

Posted 5/11/2017 07:27 PM

CVC Track & Field Qualifier Results

CVC Qualifier North Boys 100: 1. Sullivan, Ryan (Lebanon) 11.50, 2. Milliken, Ryan (Lebanon) 11.60, 3. Lowe, Abayomi (Hartford) 11.65, 4. Cole, Davis (Lebanon) 11.70, 5. Doucette, Kyle (Hanover) 12.12, 6. More...

Posted 5/11/2017 03:31 AM

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Posted 5/10/2017 03:51 AM

Elkins Fish & Game Club sends children to camp

NEW LONDON — At its May club meeting, the Elkins Fish and Game Club awarded six scholarships to Barry Conservation Camp. Barry is located at the NH Fish & Game fish hatchery in Berlin, New Hampshire. More...

Posted 5/10/2017 03:48 AM

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Posted 5/9/2017 06:09 PM

Sunapee teams sweep Newport &nbsp

SUNAPEE — Sunapee's baseball and softball teams completed a season sweep of neighboring Newport on a cold and blustery day Monday, but the Fredericks seemed to have a pretty hot hand. The lady Lakers' Katie Frederick cooled off the Tigers with a More...

Posted 5/9/2017 04:31 AM

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Posted 5/7/2017 07:13 PM

GSPSS adds Oxford Plains to 2017 schedule

WALPOLE — The Granite State Pro Stock Series announced another addition to the 2017 schedule this week. A stop at the three-eighths mile Oxford Plains Speedway will take place as part of the 44th annual Oxford 250 weekend. More...

Posted 5/7/2017 03:19 PM

Rain cancels racing at Claremont Speedway

CLAREMONT — Claremont Speedway’s second scheduled event of the 2017 racing season was canceled Friday because of rain. The speedway’s Newport Chevrolet Weekly Racing Series season will continue with a four-division card of racing on Friday, May More...

Posted 5/6/2017 01:51 AM

Springfield teams up to renovate weight room

SPRINGFIELD — A glance at the rust on any one of the number of pieces of weight lifting equipment in Springfield High School's weight room was evidence that the facility was overdue for an upgrade.  More...

Posted 5/6/2017 01:46 AM

FM honors 4 senior student athletes &nbsp

LANGDON — There was an underlying theme to Fall Mountain's Savings Bank of Walpole Senior Awards night. The four honorees were more than generous in doling out recognition to those who have supported their athletic careers over the years. More...

Posted 5/5/2017 04:05 AM

Softball benefit for Women’s Freedom Center accepting team registrations

BRATTLEBORO — The Women’s Freedom Center announces open registration for the 23rd Annual “Glove, Sweat, and Cheers” Slow Pitch Women’s Softball Tournament. More...

Posted 5/4/2017 03:36 AM