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St. Mary's Spelling Bee's 1st place champ moves on to state competition

St. Mary’s School in Middlebury held its annual St. mary’s School Spelling Bee. The winners, after 27 rounds: First place: Liam Wagner (5th grade), snd place: Thomas Wolosinski (6th grade), and thyrd place: Maggie Lane (4th grade).

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Vergennes K-of-C to sponsor Knights Basketball Free-Throw Championship

The Vergennes Knights of Columbus will hold a “Basketball Foul Shooting” Competition for boys and girls ages 9,10, 11, 12, 13, and 14 years old at the St. Peter’s Parish Hall on Saturday, Jan. 23, at 1 p.m.

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Students say "bingo!" at Middlebury's St. Mary's School

Addison County-based Knights of Columbus Council 642 raises money for St. Mary’s School general fund.

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HEAT Squad and sisters of Mercy Farm host weatherization open house in Benson

On Sunday, Jan. 24, at 2 p.m., Benson-area residents are invited to join the HEAT Squad and the Sisters of Mercy at Mercy Farm located at 56 Howard Hill Rd. in Benson for a weatherization open house.

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Church volunteers helped make this holiday season bright

The Wildberries Womens group at North Ferrisburgh UMC prepared over 40 towel sets for the Middlebury Christmas Shop in time for Christmas last week.

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Vergennes seniors entertained by Christmas carolers

Christmas carolers visit senior citizens in Vergennes.

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History for homeschoolers offered at the Vermont History Museum

Registration is now open for the 2015-16 series of "History for Homeschoolers" workshops offered by the Vermont Historical Society.

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Historian takes illustrated look at Silver Lake history

The Salisbury Historical Society presents a pictorial and narrative of Leicester’s Silver Lake.

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Tour will showcase town's historic architecture

Costumed volunteer guides rehearse in advance of next weekend’s Castleton Woman’s Club 77th Annual Colonial Day House Tour.

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Ferrisburgh-area residents join mission work

Twenty-one Ferrisburgh-area residents attended the United Methodist Action Reach Out Mission by Youth this month.

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Rutland schools to honor educators, priest, staffers

Rutland’s Christ the King School and Mount Saint Joseph Academy will hold the seventh annual Honor Our Past event at the Rutland Holiday Inn on July 23. This year’s honorees are Diane Valente Liscinsky, Dr. William O’Rourke, Jr., and Father Richard Tinney.

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Local kids help raise funds for skeeter nets

Children of the North Ferrisburgh United Methodist Church Sunday School collected a noisy offering for Imagine No Malaria.

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Historic Rutland church to honor award-winning organist

A concert of ceremonial music will recognize Vermont’s most talented organist and help kick-off this summer's celebration of the 150th birthday of historic Trinity Episcopal Church.

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Vermont Bishop will help Rutland-area Catholics celebrate feast day

Special events for Immaculate Heart of Mary Feast in Rutland

According to Rev. James ‘Jim’ E. F. Riley, Sr., of the Immaculate Heart of Mary Roman Catholic Church Parish Council, a series of special services will be held for the Feast of the Immaculate Heart of Mary.

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National Day of Prayer in Bristol, May 7

A National Day of Prayer event will be held at the Bristol Federated Chruch, 6 Church St., in Bristol on Thursday, May 7, 7-8:30 p.m.