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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Town Meeting Preview: Barnard Voters to Weigh Town Budget Increase

By Curt Peterson, Standard Correspondent BARNARD – Barnard officials have scheduled the School Meeting at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, March 7 at Town Hall, before the Town Meeting, which will follow “whenever the School Board Meeting is finished,” according to Select Board Assistant Preston Bristow. The two meetings traditionally alternate “who goes first” one year […]

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Barnard’s Snowmobile Poker Ride is Cancelled

Barnard Mountainviewers Snowmobile Clubs annual Poker Ride was to be held Feb. 26 at the Barnard Town Hall and is now cancelled due to conditions of the trail and the lake. Call Stan Butler 234-9223 or Rob Tracy 234-9785 for more info.

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Photos: Barnard Vol. Fire Department, Spaghetti Dinner

The annual Spaghetti Dinner fundraiser for the Barnard Volunteer Fire Department was held at the Barnard Town Hall on Saturday, January 21. Rick Russell Photos A portion of these photos will appear in the February 2, 2017 print edition of the Vermont Standard. Click here if you are having trouble viewing the collection of photo […]

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William Gamage, Sr. Obituary, 94

BARNARD — Services are being planned in the spring for William B. Gamage, Sr., 94, who died peacefully in the comfort of his home on Dec 24 with his family by his side. He was born on Dec 13, 1922 in Providence, Rhode Island, son of Daniel and Laura (Sweet) Gamage. He is survived by […]

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