Tag Archives: horses

Looking Back
September 13, 2018

The days of cows and horses

By Mary Ellen Shaw

When you have lived long enough in the City of Rutland to remember the days of cows and horses then you know that you have been around for awhile!

Back in the 50s there was still some farmland…

Woodstock film series features cowboys and horses

Woodstock film series features cowboys and horses

Saturday, March 25, 3 p.m.—WOODSTOCK—The seventh annual Woodstock Vermont Film Series at the Billings Farm & Museum will feature the award-winning documentary “Unbranded” Saturday, March 25, at 3 p.m. and 5 p.m. in HD projection and Surround Sound, with complimentary refreshments. All films are open…

Then again: From horses to hockey—thrills on the ice
News Briefs
January 4, 2017

Then again: From horses to hockey—thrills on the ice

By Mark Bushnell, VTDigger

The ice called to Amos Blood. Each winter, as the cold settled in, he would look out from his hometown of Ticonderoga, N.Y., across the frozen waters of Lake Champlain, to the Vermont shore. Blood would grab his skates, which were…