GSPSS heads for Oxford 250 weekend battle &nbsp

100-lap feature set for Saturday night

WALPOLE — For the first time in the history of the Granite State Pro Stock Series, the drivers are heading for Oxford Plains Speedway on Oxford 250 weekend.   More...

Posted 8/23/2017 03:04 PM

Springfield Rotary & Lions to battle Town of Springfield in softball &nbsp

SPRINGFIELD — The Springfield Rotary Club and Springfield Lions Club are again teaming up to take on departments of the Town of Springfield in softball Thursday, Aug. 24 at 6 p.m. at Riverside Park’s Bill Robinson Field. More...

Posted 8/22/2017 02:52 PM

CHaD HERO event scheduled for Oct. 22 &nbsp

HANOVER, N.H. — Be a hero for CHaD Kids! Walk, run, hike or bike in the CHaD HERO on Sunday, Oct. 22 on the Dartmouth College Green in Hanover, New Hampshire. More...

Posted 8/22/2017 03:18 PM

'Keep Mason racing' &nbsp

Family raising money to replace 12-year-old racer's stolen go-kart

CLAREMONT — One week after her son’s go-kart and associated equipment was stolen from the Walmart parking lot in Claremont, Tracy Prouty has mixed emotions. More...

Posted 8/21/2017 10:20 PM

Arm wrestling returns to Cornish Fair

CORNISH — Major-league quality arm wrestling returned to the Cornish Fair this year after a four-year hiatus with a special guest: Cathy Merrill. More...

Posted 8/20/2017 02:09 PM

Comstock seeks more records

RINDGE, N.H. — Katey Comstock will be seeking more records as she heads into her sophomore season at Franklin Pierce University.  More...

Posted 8/19/2017 04:03 AM

Claremont Speedway rained out, 7th time of summer

CLAREMONT — Claremont Speedway’s latest scheduled racing event was canceled due to the daylong rain that fell across the Twin State region. More...

Posted 8/19/2017 04:02 AM

Stingrays swim team places second at state meet &nbsp

WHITE RIVER JUNCTION, Vt. — Another year, another state runner-up title for the Connecticut River Valley Stingrays Swim Team. More...

Posted 8/19/2017 03:46 AM

Claremont Speedway holding make-up races tonight

CLAREMONT — Ignore your printed schedule, there’s a full card of racing tonight at Claremont Speedway. Weather permitting, the Thrasher Road speedplant will host a full three-division card of racing, with post time set for 7 p.m.  More...

Posted 8/17/2017 11:54 PM

Bleacher Bum: Bittersweet farewell &nbsp

By now, many of you have seen the sports editor ad being published on the bottom of page B1. Yes, it's true. I am leaving the Eagle Times. Friday will be my final day.  More...

Posted 8/16/2017 04:27 AM

2017 NHSG Badminton Tournament features strong performances from area athletes

NEW LONDON — Hard fought rallies on the singles, doubles and mixed doubles courts highlighted the 2017 New Hampshire Senior Games Annual Badminton Tournament, held recently at Colby-Sawyer College.  More...

Posted 8/16/2017 04:25 AM

Newport baton twirler chasing success &nbsp

NEWPORT — At an early age, Danielle Cherry went to a Willey-Perra Christmas Show in Newport, spotted the baton twirlers in action, and thought it was “super cool.”And that led to the start of her own twirling career in 2009 while she was a fourth-gra More...

Posted 8/11/2017 11:23 PM

Wesley Johnson Wins 33rd M&M Beverage Enduro &nbsp

BARRE, Vt. — South Hadley, Massachusetts’ Wesley Johnson emerged victorious in the 33rd M&M Beverage Enduro 200 at Barre’s Thunder Road on Sunday, Aug. 6. More...

Posted 8/7/2017 04:12 PM

Annual Elks Lodge Soccer Shoot to be held Aug. 27 &nbsp

CLAREMONT — The Claremont Elks Lodge #879 is sponsoring its annual Soccer Shoot at Monadnock Park on Sunday Aug. 27. Sign-ups for this event will start at 10 a.m. and the Shoot will begin at 10:30. More...

Posted 8/6/2017 06:25 PM

33rd M&M Beverage Enduro takes Thunder Road spotlight on Sunday &nbsp

BARRE, Vt. — Barre’s Thunder Road hosts the 33rd running of the M&M Beverage Enduro 200 this Sunday, Aug. 6. “The People’s Race” is one of the most popular on the schedule every year and is shaping up for another successful outing in 2017.  More...

Posted 8/4/2017 04:46 PM

Modifieds to star in Daddy's Pizza twin-30 &nbsp

CLAREMONT — The mighty Modifieds, the 600-plus horsepower ground pounders will take center stage Friday, Aug. 4, at Claremont Speedway, as the open-wheeled missiles square off in a 30-lap twinbill on the fast third-mile. More...

Posted 8/3/2017 09:58 PM

Fall Mountain Athletics releases tryouts schedule

LANGDON — Following is the schedule for tryouts for Fall Mountain Regional High School Athletics:      More...

Posted 8/3/2017 09:18 PM

Colby-Sawyer names new swimming, diving head coach &nbsp

NEW LONDON — Colby-Sawyer Athletic Director George Martin has announced the hiring of Conrad “Connie” Kohrs Jr. as the new Head Coach of the Men’s and Women’s Swimming and Diving programs.   More...

Posted 8/2/2017 08:00 PM

Okemo Valley Golf Club records two holes-in-one in July &nbsp

LUDLOW, Vt. — Two lucky golfers made holes-in-one at Okemo Valley Golf Club during the month of July. More...

Posted 8/2/2017 05:27 PM

New Hampshire Comets win Caroline Farley Tournament

The New Hampshire Comets 14U Blue team has won six consecutive tournaments and is sporting a 38-0 record. The team is now headed to Stratford, Connecticut for the USA Eastern Nationals Championship.  More...

Posted 8/1/2017 02:21 AM

Remembering the cause

Players, coaches meet patients ahead of annual Maple Sugar Bowl

CASTLETON, Vt. More...

Posted 8/1/2017 11:25 PM

Participants, fans gearing up for 64th Annual Shrine Maple Sugar Bowl

CASTLETON, Vt. — Next week 72 of the finest high school football players from New Hampshire and Vermont will begin practicing for the 64th Annual Shrine Maple Sugar Bowl. It will be a week when strong legs run so that weak legs may walk. More...

Posted 7/30/2017 10:48 PM

Post 84 comeback bid falls short &nbsp

WHITE RIVER JUNCTION, Vt. — The well finally ran dry for White River Junction Post 84 at the Vermont 2017 American Legion State Championship Friday night.  More...

Posted 7/29/2017 03:44 AM

Morris turns season around with win at Times Argus Mid-Season Championships

BARRE, Vt. – Boomer Morris started the second half of the 2017 Thunder Road season in a big way with a win in the Times Argus Mid-Season Championships on Thursday. More...

Posted 7/29/2017 03:49 AM

NH Senior Games Pickleball Tournament begins today

MANCHESTER — More than 160 players from across New Hampshire, New England and the Northeast will compete in the 2017 New Hampshire Senior Games Pickleball Tournament this weekend. Players ranging in age from 40 to 90 will compete in their age br More...

Posted 7/28/2017 02:29 AM

Tight battle in Super Streets as season nears halfway mark at Claremont Speedway

CLAREMONT — The deep and talented field of Super Street competitors at Claremont Speedway will square off in a 40-lap feature race tonight, the eighth racing event of the 2017 season at the Thrasher Road third-mile oval.  More...

Posted 7/28/2017 02:27 AM

Sprint football offered at Franklin Pierce University

RINDGE, N.H. — It's a well-kept secret in New Hampshire and other states that carry the sport, but not because anyone is trying to hide it. Unfortunately, it just happens to take a back seat to “regular” college football. More...

Posted 8/22/2017 02:25 PM

Thunder Road concludes Thursday night season on Jet Service/Accura Night &nbsp

BARRE, Vt. — Barre’s Thunder Road hosts its final Thursday night event of the 2017 racing season this Thursday, Aug. 24 with Jet Service Envelope/Accura Printing Night. More...

Posted 8/22/2017 05:52 PM

U.S. Cellular launches national search for most valuable coach &nbsp

CLAREMONT — Today, U.S. Cellular’s Most Valuable Coach program returns to honor high school coaches who lead by example, strengthen their teams and give back to their communities. More...

Posted 8/22/2017 07:26 PM

HCRS to host 5K/Walk &nbsp

WHITE RIVER JUNCTION, Vt. —  Health Care and Rehabilitation Services (HCRS), Vermont’s second-largest community mental-health agency, will be hosting a 5K Run and Walk on Sunday, Sept. More...

Posted 8/21/2017 08:58 PM

Windsor field hockey competes in Great New England Jamboree &nbsp

KEENE — Yellow Jacket field hockey players had a good showing Saturday playing at a tournament hosted by Element Athletics during the Great New England Jamboree Saturday at Keene State College. More...

Posted 8/20/2017 10:38 PM

Moltz pounces early, dominates WMMP 150 &nbsp

NORTH WOODSTOCK, N.H. More...

Posted 8/20/2017 11:27 PM

Local junior golfers compete in Vermont Drive Chip and Putt qualifier at Okemo Valley

LUDLOW, Vt. — The Vermont qualifier for the 2018 National Drive, Chip and Putt Championship was held Wednesday, Aug. 2 at Okemo Valley Golf Course. More...

Posted 8/19/2017 03:49 AM

They're baaaack: Yellow Jackets field hockey returns to Windsor &nbsp

WINDSOR — After a two-year hiatus, field hockey returns to Windsor High School.The Yellow Jackets began practice Thursday afternoon with a small, yet eager group of girls ready to put their sticks to work. More...

Posted 8/17/2017 11:59 PM

Thunder Road inching closer to finish line with U.S. Army Recruiting Night

BARRE, Vt. — Barre’s Thunder Road nears the zenith of its weekly racing season Thursday with U.S. Army Recruiting Night. More...

Posted 8/16/2017 04:20 AM

Fantastic fundraising, thrilling games highlight 2017 Travis Roy Foundation WIFFLE Ball Tournament

ESSEX, Vt. More...

Posted 8/16/2017 04:25 AM

24th annual Chargers Club Classic Tennis Tournament results &nbsp

NEW LONDON — The Colby-Sawyer College Chargers Club, which is the school's athletics booster club, held its 24th annual Tennis Classic Tournament on Aug. 4-6, at the Patricia D. Kelsey Tennis Courts overlooking beautiful Mt. More...

Posted 8/8/2017 05:11 PM

Tigers battle for Triple Crown Championship on Cody Chevrolet Cadillac Night &nbsp

BARRE, Vt. — Barre’s Thunder Road enters the home stretch of the summer racing season this Thursday, Aug. 10 with Cody Chevrolet Cadillac Night. More...

Posted 8/8/2017 05:04 PM

VT makes it two in a row with 19-0 Maple Sugar Bowl win

CASTLETON, Vt. More...

Posted 8/6/2017 07:06 PM

Local athletes participate in European Summer Hockey Series &nbsp

Coach Chris Davidson and 11-year-olds Elliot Groenewold and Deke Davidson earned the bronze medal in the European Summer Series hockey tournament. More...

Posted 8/4/2017 06:09 PM

Pelkey outduels Blake for first late model win on WDEV/Calkins Night &nbsp

BARRE, Vt. – Barre’s Christopher Pelkey came out on top of a classic battle with fellow hometown driver Cody Blake to win the Thunder Road Late Model feature at WDEV Radio/Calkins Portable Toilets Night on Thursday, August 3. More...

Posted 8/4/2017 02:21 PM

Windsor, Stevens players among Maple Sugar Bowl captains

CASTLETON, Vt. — Two local players are among the eight that have been announced for teams Vermont and New Hampshire ahead of the Shrine Maple Sugar Bowl game this coming Saturday. More...

Posted 8/3/2017 09:45 PM

Colchester racer seeks to break his own record &nbsp

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Posted 8/2/2017 04:35 PM

Rivard sisters youngest to complete Kingdom swim

NORTHEAST KINGDOM, Vt. — The youngest swimmers to finish the Kingdom Swim course in Northeast Kingdom, Vermont, the Rivard sisters did it like real champs. More...

Posted 8/1/2017 02:17 AM

Local youth athletes shine at track & field events &nbsp

The Bellows Falls community does not lack traditions, and one of the greatest traditions is its rich history in athletics, and more specifically cross country running and track & field. More...

Posted 8/1/2017 02:13 AM

Championship chases tighten up heading into WDEV/Calkins Night &nbsp

BARRE, Vt. — Thunder Road motors into the month of August with WDEV Radio/Calkins Portable Toilets Night this Thursday, Aug. 3. More...

Posted 8/1/2017 09:20 PM

Rookie Craig Smith wins first Super Street feature at Claremont Speedway &nbsp

CLAREMONT — Rookie Craig Smith scored his first career Super Street victory Friday at Claremont Speedway. More...

Posted 7/30/2017 10:10 PM

NHWGA Tournament Results

Crotched Mountain Golf Club in Francestown was host to 62 New Hampshire Women’s Golf Association members for a Division A weekly tournament. More...

Posted 7/29/2017 03:52 AM

Bringing the Shrine Spirit &nbsp

CLAREMONT — Nineteen recent graduates and rising seniors from five New Hampshire and two Vermont high schools came together at Stevens High School Friday to practice for the 64th Annual Maple Sugar Bowl. Former Stevens cheerleader and current So More...

Posted 7/29/2017 03:42 AM

New Hampshire Women’s Golf Association Amateur Championship set

GRANTHAM — At just 19 years old Chelsea Sedlar will be defending her title at the New Hampshire Women’s Golf Association Amateur Championship July 31 through Aug. More...

Posted 7/28/2017 02:28 AM