Author: Michelle Monroe

Meet Milo ~ A playful guy

From Franklin County Animal Rescue: Sweet Milo is a young little gentleman of about one year of age. He loves taking long naps and getting gentle pets. Milo seems to like other cats, especially females and is a playful guy. Milo was found at a local farm in Franklin County and brought to the shelter for a chance at a better life. Milo is a current resident of Franklin County Animal Rescue in St. Albans. Call: (802) 524-9650 or email: for more...

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Meet Ferdinand ~ A handsome guy

From Franklin County Animal Rescue: Ferdinand is a super sweet guy, brought to us as a stray. Ferdinand is approximately  four years old. He loves to head-bop and be pet. Ferdinand is a big, handsome guy- always dressed to impress in his tuxedo! Ferdinand is a current resident of Franklin County Animal Rescue in St. Albans. Call: (802) 524-9650 or email: for more...

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Joyce Lorraine Graves

FAIRFIELD – Joyce Lorraine Graves a lifelong Franklin County Resident passed away Tuesday, February 13, 2018, at Spring Village at Essex with her loving family at her side. Born on August 1, 1932, at home in Swanton, she was the daughter of the late Edward and Stella (Lawyer) Underwood. Joyce was 85 years old. On September 2, 1950, she married Carlton Leon Graves at her parent’s farm on the Bushey Road. Joyce and Carlton were married for 66 ½ years. Carlton passed away on June 27, 2017. Joyce was a 1950 graduate of the former Swanton High School. For...

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John “Jack” H. Brooks

ST. ALBANS — John “Jack” H. Brooks, 70, of St. Albans, Vermont and of Loreburn, Saskatchewan passed away unexpectedly at the family’s grain mill in Loreburn, SK on the morning of Monday, February 12th, 2018. John was born in St. Albans, Vt. on September 28, 1947, to John B. Brooks and Shirley (Burnor) Brooks. In February of 1967 he married Mary Flanagan. He graduated from Bellows Free Academy St. Albans in 1965 and attended both Lamar College in Colorado and Lyndon State College in Vermont. John worked on the family farm with his father and brothers in St. Albans...

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James Frederick Rice

BAKERSFIELD — James Frederick Rice, 64, of Bakersfield, Vt., died peacefully at home Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018, after a fierce battle with cancer. Throughout his illness Jim showed grace, courage and compassion, qualities that he exhibited throughout life. He his survived by his partner of 27 years, Greg Popa. Jim was born in Cambridge, Mass., on July 13, 1953, to Jim F. and Barbara Clemons Rice, who both predeceased him. He grew up in Lincoln, Mass. Jim spent many years working for Northwest Counseling & Support Services in St. Albans in a variety of capacities helping individuals with mental...

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