State: Fairfax CTE students to stay put


The Vermont State Board of Education denied a Franklin County superintendent's request that would have resulted in a loss of students for the Center of Technology in Essex.

The Center for Technology in Essex received welcome news Tuesday after the Vermont Board of Education denied a request to reassign students from the Franklin West Supervisory Union to a different service region. CTE director Bob Travers said the proposal would have meant losing $640,000 in revenue for the state’s largest tech center if passed…

Couple injured in motorcycle crash


Vermont State Police say an Essex couple was injured after their motorcycle collided with a car exiting a driveway in St. George, a press release said Saturday. Police say the motorcycle, driven by Alan Coe, 49, was traveling on Oak Hill Road when it struck a car driven by Michael C. Hadow, 84, of St.…