Earlier this month a school district merger vote was held in Elmore and Morristown. Both towns needed to approve the measure for the two school districts to merge into one. The measure was defeated in Elmore and passed in Morristown by a four-vote margin.
Richmond Elementary School physical education teacher Brian Godfrey has been recognized as one of the best P.E. teachers in the country, and now he's in the running for a National Teacher of the Year honor.
Vermont nonprofits have until the end of the month to put their name in the hat for a chance to win some grant money from the Vermont State Employees Credit Union. Next month, five charities will be presented to members of the statewide credit union, who can vote for their favorites. The $20,000 will be divvied up by percentage of votes received.