Shock graduation held for St. Michael’s scholar in Eire

COLCHESTER, Vt. (WCAX) – There was a shock graduation ceremony Saturday for a Saint Michael’s School graduate from Brattleboro that crossed continents.

Lily Friesen was considered one of two grads who, as an alternative of strolling throughout the stage to graduate with the remainder of the category of 2023, are as an alternative in Eire on the ultimate educational research journey of their undergraduate careers.

School packed their caps and robes and stunned the scholars with the impromptu ceremony at their welcome dinner in Eire, with their households watching through zoom.

The 2 grads had no concept this was occurring.

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Vt. State Police identify officer concerned in Morrisville shootout

BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) – The manhunt for a suspect police say is armed and harmful is ready to proceed in Morrisville.

On Friday evening, police launched the identify of the officer concerned within the shootout on Nice Avenue—an officer Brian Tomlinson.

Tomlinson has been with the Morristown Police Division since February of 2021. Police say he was struck by pellets fired from a shotgun by 24 12 months previous Henry Lovell. Tomlinson shot again at Lovell, however it’s unclear if Lovell was struck. Per commonplace protocol, Tomlinson has been positioned on administrative depart pending the capturing investigation.

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Molly Stark Elementary College principal resigns

BENNINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) – A Bennington County college is with out a principal.

Tuesday, throughout a particular college board assembly, the superintendent notified the board of Donna Bazyk’s resignation.

“[Monday] I obtained a letter of resignation from Molly Stark, principal, Donna Bazyk efficient June 30, 2023. [Tuesday] morning I obtained affirmation that principal Bazyk shall be on medical go away efficient instantly, which leaves the varsity with out a principal.”

With Bazyk’s departure, the superintendent says he’s working with the assistant principal to search out an interim resolution, after which seeking to rent somebody full-time.

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