Users also searched for: Greenfield, Whately, Shutesbury, Ashfield, Leverett
Div. 6 track: Mahar’s Sienna Moore captures pole vault title (PHOTOS)
[[ vote_1_value['j34VifHl3lNm'] | number:0 ]]
WESTFIELD — Sienna Moore doesn’t have many track meets remaining in her high school career. The Mahar Regional School senior is cherishing the ones she does have, however.Moore continued her dominance of the pole vault at the MIAA Division 6 Track and Field Championship on Thursday at Westfield St...
PHOTO: Waiting for his catch of the day
[[ vote_1_value['f8aLFsuBUOx9'] | number:0 ]]
Bulletin Board: Deerfield Academy boys track takes home New England championship
[[ vote_1_value['dExtD5QS0GDJ'] | number:0 ]]
It was a busy, but successful weekend for Deerfield Academy athletics. On Saturday, the Big Green boys track team won the New England Div. 1 championship, scoring 130 points in the win. Elic Ayomanor was named MVP of the meet, setting a league and school records in the 100 (10.76 seconds) and 200 me...
Frontier baseball gets hot at the plate in win over Westfield Tech
[[ vote_1_value['onh4C93oKBwh'] | number:0 ]]
SOUTH DEERFIELD — The bats came alive at the perfect time for the Frontier baseball team. Taking on No. 7 Westfield Tech in the quarterfinals of the Western Mass. Class C Tournament, the second-seeded Redhawks found a way to put the ball in play early and often. Frontier scored one in the first and...
Frontier volleyball advances to Class C finals with win over Athol (PHOTOS)
[[ vote_1_value['5XQvrD8U9XZV'] | number:0 ]]
SOUTH DEERFIELD — In the past, local high school teams had to fight their way through the Western Mass. tournament just to qualify for the state tournament. Now, with a new-look postseason, the best teams have an opportunity to compete in both tourneys.In its first season of existence, Frontier boys...
Bed and breakfast being revived on Graves Street in South Deerfield
[[ vote_1_value['0B4TQux0EJGN'] | number:0 ]]
SOUTH DEERFIELD — After running a bed and breakfast for several years on River Road, two South Deerfield residents are foraying into the hospitality business again with plans to open a new bed and breakfast in their home.Tucked away at 60 Graves St., Bela Breslau and Stephen Billias are preparing to...
Frontier students take on complexities of Chekhov in ‘The Seagull’
[[ vote_1_value['scDVO5apbhdl'] | number:0 ]]
SOUTH DEERFIELD — In preparation for this weekend’s productions of Anton Chekhov’s “The Seagull,” Frontier Regional School students had to dig deep within themselves to take on characters unlike any they’ve played before.Written in 1895 and filled with an ensemble of complex characters, the cast spo...
HS Roundup: LeBlanc leads Athol softball past Franklin Tech (PHOTOS)
[[ vote_1_value['HXKY89JnTnVl'] | number:0 ]]
Lindsey LeBlanc and the Athol softball team put an end to Franklin Tech’s unbeaten record in the Franklin County League East on Wednesday. LeBlanc hit an RBI triple to put the Bears ahead 3-2 in the top of the fifth inning, and that stood to be the game-winning hit as Athol came away with a 4-2 vict...
Annual antique truck show rolling back to South Deerfield on Sunday
[[ vote_1_value['QIU6zbIMYbik'] | number:0 ]]
SOUTH DEERFIELD — The Antique Truck Club of America’s western Massachusetts chapter will host its 17th annual antique truck show on Sunday, May 22.As is tradition, the Yankee Candle Corporate Headquarters on Yankee Candle Way will serve as the site of the show, with the public invited to see all man...
HS Track, Tennis, Volleyball: Frontier track wins pair of Intercounty League titles
[[ vote_1_value['ereMW6hfQ1KG'] | number:0 ]]
Add another league title for Bob Smith and the Frontier girls track team. The Redhawks came away with a 118-27 victory over Mohawk Trail on Tuesday — a meet that began on Monday in Buckland, was suspended by weather and resumed on Tuesday in South Deerfield — to seal an unbeaten 6-0 season for Front...
Ultimate: Four Rivers girls capture PV Invitational title (PHOTOS)
[[ vote_1_value['Wg5Xs805eCb3'] | number:0 ]]
It was a dominant weekend for the Four Rivers girls ultimate team.The Otters ran the table at the annual Pioneer Valley Invitational, capturing the championship via a 13-3 victory over Canadian club Titane in the title-tilt at the Oxbow in Northampton on Sunday.After a 3-0 start during Saturday pool...
Bulletin board: Sam Schreiber pitches Frontier past Smith Academy, 4-0
[[ vote_1_value['Of737V3ZUobE'] | number:0 ]]
Frontier pitcher Sam Schreiber struck out 11 in seven innings, blanking Smith Academy 4-0 in an independent baseball game on Saturday in South Deerfield.The Redhawks scored three runs in the third inning, thanks to RBIs from Gabe Gochinski (hit by pitch) and Aidan Drury (walk).Tyler Dubreuil drove...
‘Sheep in the Street’ at Historic Deerfield welcomes historical learning through wooly animals
[[ vote_1_value['AyUOdkrrYY3O'] | number:0 ]]
DEERFIELD — Don’t call the animal control officer if you see sheep on Old Main Street this weekend.Beginning Friday and continuing through the weekend, Historic Deerfield will be hosting its first “Sheep in the Street” event. The museum invites people to meet the animals and learn about their role...
Bement student takes first place in national physics competition
[[ vote_1_value['61pbuP5tBdPJ'] | number:0 ]]
DEERFIELD — With no one available to teach her physics, Bement School eighth-grader Cleo Xu took matters into her own hands with a mix of study booklets and YouTube videos.The effort paid off for Cleo, who earned first place in the second National Middle School Physics Olympiad, a competition for si...
PHOTO: Watchful eye
[[ vote_1_value['vjBkGsFcyYr5'] | number:0 ]]
H.S. Notebook: Athol’s Lindsey LeBlanc notches milestone
[[ vote_1_value['X5EMSQ71X0Cy'] | number:0 ]]
If you’ve been struck out by Lindsey LeBlanc on the softball diamond, you’re far from alone.The Athol ace has racked up the strikeouts during her time with the Bears. Now a senior, LeBlanc reached a career milestone over the weekend that few accomplish in their high school careers. Taking on Frontie...
High schools: Frontier boys tennis sweeps doubles to earn 3-2 win (PHOTOS)
[[ vote_1_value['N0qailIyVn9I'] | number:0 ]]
It came down to doubles in the boys tennis match between Frontier and St. Mary’s on Tuesday. The Saints won two of the three singles matches but the Redhawks were able to win both doubles matches to come up with a 3-2 victory in South Deerfield. Jacob Han and Oliver Brown earned a 6-3, 1-6, 6-1 thri...
PHOTO: Time to unwind
[[ vote_1_value['LqhYm5inVKyK'] | number:0 ]]
Bulletin board: Athol’s Lindsey LeBlanc records 500th career strikeout
[[ vote_1_value['UeQVJy3raGQj'] | number:0 ]]
Frontier’s Jazzy Hayes reached on a walk in the top of the sixth inning and eventually scored on an error to break a 2-2 tie, a run that held as the game-winner with the visiting Redhawks earning a 3-2 win over Athol in an independent softball contest on Saturday. Delaney Fifield dinged three hits...
Trooper uninjured after truck strikes unoccupied cruiser
[[ vote_1_value['CMKAlUlJONXB'] | number:0 ]]
DEERFIELD — A driver was taken to the hospital Thursday after slamming into an unoccupied State Police cruiser strategically positioned to protect street sweepers in the northbound lane of Interstate 91.According to a Facebook post from the State Police Association of Massachusetts, the driver of a...
Rowing: A look inside a Deerfield Academy coxswain’s mind
[[ vote_1_value['9hylCi6oirx9'] | number:0 ]]
May 15, 2021: THE CHARLES RIVERAs I traced the river’s race course one last time in my tiny waterproof notebook, I simultaneously called to the rowers: “starboards, run your oars [off the dock], seats back. Ports, one foot in… and in. Starboards, one foot in… and in.“I’m getting in now, hold onto do...
Deerfield voters elect new members to Selectboard, School Committee and assessors
[[ vote_1_value['A6scNnfwuC6f'] | number:0 ]]
DEERFIELD — Voters opted for new faces in town government on Monday, electing a new Selectboard member, School Committee member and an assessor.Tim Hilchey, the current Conservation Commission and Community Preservation Committee chair, was elected to a three-year Selectboard seat. Annie Curtis was...
HS Roundup: Athol baseball survives late Mahar rally (PHOTOS)
[[ vote_1_value['pUjzdgkbt4Jd'] | number:0 ]]
The Athol baseball team scored its runs early against rival Mahar and it needed each and every one to come out with a win. The Bears led 7-0 going into the sixth but the Senators had a rally in them, scoring four runs in the top of the sixth to get back in the game. Mahar then scored twice in the to...
Regional Notebook: April 27, 2022
[[ vote_1_value['ZQdWtnMBftT5'] | number:0 ]]
CISA offering SNAP, HIP training sessions Farm employees are invited to a series of training sessions organized by the South Deerfield-based Community Involved in Sustaining Agriculture (CISA) that are focused on the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and the Healthy Incentives Program...
The Bars Farm, farm stand in Deerfield closing
[[ vote_1_value['DIPL2a14DEgO'] | number:0 ]]
DEERFIELD — The Bars Farm and farm stand, a community fixture known for its tomatoes, hot peppers and corn, is closing.Owner Dean Landale said he made the difficult decision to close the farm and the farm stand because he doesn’t own the land the farm is on, meaning he is unable to secure grants to...