Senior Profile: Three-Sport Athlete Mulls Criminal Justice Studies

By Gareth Henderson, Standard Staff The Woodstock Union High School student who has sung the National Anthem at sport events since her sophomore year is about to graduate. Loretta Blakeney, from Barnard, who’s a three-sport athlete, also sang at the WUHS lacrosse championship game two years ago and at the basketball championship game last year. […]

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Photos: Race Around the Lake

Race Around the Lake, BarnArts Fundraiser 2017 The annual Race Around the Lake, held in Barnard, Vermont took place on May 21 this year. The race put on by BarnArts, helps fund its programs throughout the year. Rick Russell Photos |  Phil Camp Photos A portion of these photos will appear in the May 25, […]

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Photos: Barnard Fiber Arts Festival

Fern Strong of Tunbridge, left, hooks a rug at the Barnard Fiber Arts Festival held at the Barnard Town Hall. (Rick Russell Photo) The Fiber Arts Barnard group put together a festival of crafts. About 15 members and their work were on display demonstrating spinning, rug hooking, knitting, crocheting and weaving at the Barnard Town […]

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Photos: Barnard Academy Spring Performance, Tom Sawyer

Barnard Academy held its Spring play last week, Tom Sawyer, with original adaptations by teachers Sharon Groblicki & Nancy Boymer.  All grades, preK and up, danced and sang multiple folk songs true to the era and region of the story, while the narrative was performed by the 3-6th graders. Linda Treash Photos A portion of […]

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Tuesday Night Fire In Barnard

No Injuries in Barnard Blaze Volunteer firefighters from the Barnard, Broad Brook, South Royalton and Bethel departments fought a fire that broke out at 10 p.m. Tuesday evening right across Route 12 from the Barnard Fire Station. The occupants made it out safely, along with their dog and cat, although the two-story home, which is […]

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Barnard Board Awards New Firehouse Contract

The highest bid to complete the building phase of the new Barnard Emergency Services Facility was $1,107,623, from Chuck Adams, Builder. The lowest bid, $910,000,000, won the contract for E. F. Wall Construction Co. at the March 8 Select Board meeting.

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Photos: Barnard Town Meeting, 2017

The annual Town Meeting was held for Barnard residents in which many people heated speakers address the controversial Act 46 vote. Rick Russell Photos A portion of these photos will appear in the March 9, 2017 print edition of the Vermont Standard. Click here if you are having trouble viewing the collection of photo galleries, […]

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