Tag Archives: win

Local News
October 31, 2018

Polls show incumbents likely to win

Incumbent governor Phil Scott

Dem. challenger Christine Hallquist

Results from the October Vermont Public Radio/Vermont PBS poll were recently released. It showed 45 percent of the respondents approved of the way Gov. Phil Scott was handling his job. About…

State News
March 22, 2017

Rutland area gymnasts win nine individual golds

RUTLAND—Over the weekend of March 18-19, the Cobra Gymnastics Team participated in the superhero-themed Vermont State Gymnastics Championships at Bellows Falls High School. A cosmic team banner depicted the gymnasts as their own kind of superheros. Their motto of the day was a quote from…

Area high school students win big at robotics competition
News Briefs
March 16, 2017

Area high school students win big at robotics competition

Area high school students from Rutland captured a win this past weekend at the FIRST Robotics District Event at Worcester Polytechnic Institute in Worcester, Mass. There were 40 teams from all over New England competing in this year’s challenge, including FIRST Team 2370, the IBOTS…

Rutland cheerleaders win first national championship
Local News
March 8, 2017

Rutland cheerleaders win first national championship

RUTLAND—History was made for Vermont on Feb. 25 in Ocean City, Md., when the Rutland High School’s Varsity Cheerleaders won Vermont’s very first National Cheer Championship title against teams from across the country at the Reach the Beach National Competition. The day started with one…

Arts, Dining & Entertainment
September 14, 2016

Win great prizes for under a buck

Friday, Sept. 16 at 5 p.m.—WELLS—It’s time again for the Wells United Methodist Church’s annual Giant Teacup Auction. The event returns to the MWA Annex Building on West Main Street (Route 30) in Wells on Friday, Sept. 16. Viewing and bidding start at 5 p.m.;…

Op - Ed
August 18, 2016

“The Vermont Way” to win or lose an election

By Jon Margolis, VTDigger.org OK, Vermont. You’re still special. At least for now, at least when it comes to politics. “Attack ads don’t work here” is the oft-repeated Vermont boast. In other states, Vermonters like to say, candidates can get elected by tearing down their opponents….