Photos: WUHS Football vs Windsor in OT Game

Woodstock Football traveled to Windsor for a rivalry matchup that took the Wasps into overtime. The regular season finale pitting the undefeated Wasps against the Windsor Yellow Jackets lived up to its advance billing in every way. Two running teams hammering against immovable defenses did not project a lot of passing nor a high scoring […]

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Photos: Farm to School at WES

Jen Lockhart serves up the squash soup she made earlier from fresh local vegetables. (Rick Russell Photo) October is Farm to School month, but local schools don’t limit its use of local produce to just October. “We have taken Farm to School Month to our own level and have created our own culture around it; […]

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Photos: Archer, Caleb Eastman Visits WUHS Classes

WUHS student Sam Blanchard aims his arrow during one of the archery classes held at the high school. (Rick Russell Photo) Sharon Academy’s Caleb Eastman, of Hartland, visited Woodstock Union High School on Monday to help with an archery unit in Jeff Thomas’ physical education classes. Rick Russell Photos

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Photos: Peak to Peak Hike

Various groups of hikers enjoyed the annual “Peak to Peak” hikes organized by the Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park last Saturday.  National Park Service Photos  

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Vermont Supreme Court Held at WUHS

Vermont Supreme Court Judge, Harold “Duke” Easton sit in the cafeteria at the Woodstock Union High School next to senior student Robert Grots. Court heard cases at the high school. (Rick Russell Photo) Hundreds of students from Woodstock, and schools as far away as Springfield, took turns throughout the day last Thursday sitting in rapt […]

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Photos: John Brown Day at WUHS

Keynote Speaker, author Lou De Caro, PhD talks to a group at Woodstock Union High School on Saturday, October 14. (Rick Russell Photo) Seeking to bring about change, over 80 people participated in Woodstock Social Justice Initiative’s John Brown Day Anti-Racism Symposium at Woodstock Union High School last Saturday. Participants learned more about John Brown […]

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Peak to Peak Hike, Saturday Oct. 14

Sat. Oct 14 – 10-2:30 Saturday, Oct. 14, Peak to Peak, 10 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Wrap up the foliage season with a hike to scenic viewpoints on Mount Peg or Mount Tom – or both! Join the guided hikes to learn about history and ecology, or head out on your own. The adventure starts […]

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Photos: South Woodstock Pancake Breakfast

Cousins Finn Liland and Oliver Murrell, bus tables at the South Woodstock Pancake Breakfast held at the fire station. (Rick Russell Photo) The annual South Woodstock Fire Department’s pancake breakfast was held on Saturday, October 7. Rick Russell Photos A portion of these photos will appear in the October 12, 2017 print edition of the […]

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Photos: Revolutionary War Encampment at NWPL

Wes Hennig, took part in the Revolutionary War Encampment on the lawn of the Norman Williams Public Library on October 6-8. (Rick Russell Photo) The lawn in front of Norman Williams Public Library in Woodstock hosted a Revolutionary War-era Encampment on October 6-8 with a local group depicting the Benjamin Cox Second Company of Herrick’s […]

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