Raymond Thibeault, Sr., 1939 – 2018

Raymond Thibeault

CHESTER, Vt. – Raymond Thibeault, Sr., 78, died unexpectedly on Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018 at his home. He was born Nov. 27, 1939 in West Stewartstown, N.H. He married the love of his life, Louise, on Aug. 22, 1958 in … Continued

Remember When…


A popular feature in the Vermont Journal/Shopper is the ‘Remember When’ old photo. Over the years I have submitted many photos. Occasionally I submit a photo that I know nothing about. Sometimes I don’t even know the town the photo … Continued

Elks BFUHS December student of the month


BELLOWS FALLS, Vt. – It is a pleasure to announce that Theophilus “Theo” Pilette has been named the December Elks Student of the Month for Bellows Falls Union High School. Pilette, a senior, is the son of Ron and Anna … Continued

In support of School Choice

Dear Editor, I believe Act 46 has created a crisis for the towns of Mount Holly and Ludlow. We need to look at this challenge as an opportunity to evaluate what matters most to us. We can embrace this as … Continued

Stretch your woodpile through spring


REGION – Following the two-week arctic blast from late December into early January, the 38 percent of Vermonters who heat in full or in part with wood may be looking with dismay at their dwindling woodpiles. The unseasonably cold and … Continued

Jennie M. Parker, 1924-2018

Jennie M. Parker

CHESTER, Vt. – Jennie Madeline Parker, 93, passed away surrounded by her two children on the evening of Jan. 16, 2018. Parker was born on July 13, 1924 in Patchogue, N.Y. She enjoyed the outdoors, flowers, nature, and painting. She … Continued

Allen D. Rickert, 1944 – 2018

SPRINGFIELD, Vt. – Allen D. Rickert, 73, passed away on Friday, Jan. 12, 2018 at the Springfield Health & Rehabilitation Center in Springfield, Vt. He was born Aug. 7, 1944 in Burlington, Vt., the son of Dale and Dorothy (Hardy) … Continued

Denise A. Procko, 1948 – 2018

Denise A. Procko

LUDLOW, Vt. – Denise Aranda Procko, 69, of Ludlow, Vt. passed away on Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018, peacefully at her home. Born on April 5, 1948 in New Britain, Conn., Procko was the daughter of the late Claire and Vincent … Continued

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