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  1. County's trades scholarships not to be based on academic standingsRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Truro Daily News

    Trade-school scholarships to be offered by the County of Colchester this year will not be based on a student having the highest academic standing. Instead, the three $1,000 scholarships will be based more on each student's perceived ability to succeed in the field of trade they plan to enter.

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  2. Gregory Brigante SextonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Seven Days

    ... and talent for the game of soccer, and he immensely enjoyed his teams and the competition while playing for Colchester town and school teams, Far Post and Nordic Spirit soccer clubs. Greg loved playing basketball, and his talents developed for his ...

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  3. A Craven DiaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Cravenherald.co.uk

    ... with Craven's rain. The epic journey has its foundations back in the 1980s, when Peter was in Young Farmers in Colchester. Two of his YFC friends married and had two children, Emma and Tom. Sadly, in October 2013, Tom died from cancer, aged just 19. ...

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  4. News from Colchester schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | The Hartford Courant

    ... The Bacon Academy Gymnasium entrance bears his name. Shea is also the Bacon baseball coach and he resides in Colchester with his wife, Dorothy. The Colchester Board of Education has named Rosemarie Payne interim assistant principal at the William J. ...

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  5. Volunteers make Santa event happenRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | Hawk Eye

    ... d for jolly old St. Nick's attention Sunday at FunCity in B ... Michael Noble Jr./The Hawk Eye Drew Powell, 9, of Colchester, Ill., poses with Santa as their photo is taken by Nicole Nichols of West Burlington Sunday at FunCity in Burlington.

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  6. Winners call in on usRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | Gazette-news.co.uk

    Overall winner Erin Smith and runners-up Bethany Hollis and William Cox took an hour out of school to sit in on a news conference and watch the paper being put together at our Colchester offices. The teenagers were chosen from dozens of entries in the competition, jointly organised by Tutor Doctor Colchester North and Write Wai PR and Copywriting Services.

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  7. Winners call in on usRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | Essexcounty Standard

    Overall winner Erin Smith and runners-up Bethany Hollis and William Cox took an hour out of school to sit in on a news conference and watch the paper being put together at our Colchester offices. The teenagers were chosen from dozens of entries in the competition, jointly organised by Tutor Doctor Colchester North and Write Wai PR and Copywriting Services.

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  8. 4-H clubs hosting annual fundraiser on SaturdayRead the original story

    Nov 13, 2014 | Truro Daily News

    The eight 4-H clubs within Colchester County are hosting the eighth annual scholarship auction and awards night, beginning at 5:30 p.m. Saturday at Central Colchester Junior High School in Onslow. "Each club puts forward their best junior leader, junior, rookie, clover bud, senior and all-around member, and then they are all voted on," said Maja van den Hoek, about the event.

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  9. Neal NullRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Hawk Eye

    Neal Louis Null, 77, of rural Colchester, Ill., died at 1:47 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014, at his home.

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  10. Neal NullRead the original story

    Nov 9, 2014 | Hawk Eye

    Neal L. Null, 77, of rural Colchester, Ill., died at 1:47 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014, at his home.

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  11. 4-H awards, auction night pays tribute to talented youth, community supportRead the original story

    Oct 31, 2014 | Truro Daily News

    The event is hosted by the eight local 4-H club members, leaders and families and will include an awards portion that will pay special honour to top senior member, junior member, rookie, junior leader, all-around member and Friends of 4-H . In addition, a number of items have been donated by businesses and individuals from Colchester County for the night's auction.

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  12. Historic Colchester brickyard has a story to tellRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2014 | KHQA-TV Quincy

    Moses King Brick and Tile Works was opened in 1978 by Moses King who emigrated from England to the United States in 1871. The brickyard in Colchester, Illinois operated and provided jobs to the area until it closed due to labor costs in 1969.

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  13. Colchester schools embrace new theme of community engagementRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2014 | The Hartford Courant

    Engagement is the theme for the new academic year, according to Colchester Superintendent of Schools Jeffry P. Mathieu.

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  14. Bacon Academy principal resignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2014 | The Hartford Courant

    Bacon Academy Principal Mark Ambruso has resigned his job in Colchester to take a position at Windham Technical High School in Willimantic .

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  15. Stephens claims two gold medals at ASA National ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | Essexcounty Standard

    ... gold medallist Ruta Meilutyte to win gold at the British Gas ASA National Championships, in Sheffield. The Colchester Swimming Club member, who now competes for Plymouth Leander, followed the Lithuanian on the fly leg to help the team win gold in ...

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  16. Building an educationRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2014 | Truro Daily News

    ... skills while benefiting the community. "I've never done it before so it's pretty cool," said Jack Galvao, a North Colchester High School student who spent weeks learning boat building skills at the Creamery Square's boat shop. Five North Colchester ...

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  17. Golden girl Laura switches focus to nationalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2014 | Essexcounty Standard

    ... Swimming Championships after claiming a double gold at the British Gas International Meet in Manchester. The Colchester Swimming Club member, who now represents Plymouth College where she is undertaking a scholarship, was victorious in both the ...

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  18. Gazette: Enjoying relocation - Tough training for Laura Stephens in PlymouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2014 | Gazette-news.co.uk

    ... Swimming Championships after claiming a double gold at the British Gas International Meet in Manchester. The Colchester Swimming Club member, who now represents Plymouth College where she is undertaking a scholarship, was victorious in both the ...

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  19. Building an educationRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2014 | Truro Daily News

    ... skills while benefiting the community. "I've never done it before so it's pretty cool," said Jack Galvao, a North Colchester High School student who spent weeks learning boat building skills at the Creamery Square's boat shop. Five North Colchester ...

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  20. 4 schools to help educate public about legislationRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2014 | The Bennington Banner

    ... School in Brandon; Twinfield Union School in Plainfield; Champlain Valley Union High School in Hinesburg; and Colchester High School in Colchester will receive grants. The legislation encourages schools to offer so-called flexible pathways to high ...

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