SHEFFIELD - Flood plans were center stage at the latest Sheffield Planning Commission meeting.
SHEFFIELD- A two-alarm fire ripped through a home in Sheffield early this morning, leaving one family without a home.
SHEFFIELD - Following Town Meeting Day’s school budget defeat, Wheelock and Sheffield voters have approved the Millers Run School budget after a second look.
SHEFFIELD- Friday three men were charged with first degree murder and kidnapping of the seventy- eight year old woman, Mary Pat O'Hagan. Yesterday two of the men were arraigned, Keith Baird and Richard Fletcher, both plead not guilty to first degree murder, kidnapping, and robbery.
SHEFFIELD – A huge development in the murder of Mary Pat O'Hagan. O'Hagan was the 78-year-old Sheffield resident who was reported missing back in 2010. Her body was found in Wheelock nearly four weeks later.
Charged with her murder are Michael Norrie, 23, and his cousins, Richard Fletcher, 27, and Kevin Baird, 33. Fletcher and Baird are also brothers.
SHEFFIELD- While Town Meeting Day may be a step towards a new beginning for some, this year's Town Meeting Day means the end for one. After 30 years of working in the town office of Sheffield, Town Clerk, Kathy Newland, is retiring.
SHEFFIELD - The Miller’s Run Middle School has dedicated a new playground in memory of the late Mary Pat O’Hagan. Students and Community members gathered at the Sheffield middle school in late November to honor her memory.
SHEFFIELD- Deep in Sheffield, far off the beaten path you will find Scott Salmonsen working on his new home. But this house is far from conventional. His 14 by 14-two story cabin is completely self sustainable.
SHEFFIELD - The Sheffield-Wheelock Fire Department has received some assistance for payment on an upgraded firetruck. The United States Department of Agriculture has awarded a $20,000 grant for the refurbished tanker, a much-needed improvement over the station's current aging truck.
WHEELOCK - Unified School District #37 services the towns of Wheelock and Sheffield and includes the Miller's Run School. On Town Meeting Day, both towns rejected the district's budget for the coming year, leaving UD #37 in quite the predicament.
SHEFFIELD - As the legislation regarding wind farms works its way through the House and Senate, more changes are made to the bill. The third reading of the bill is set for today in the Senate. Those against the bill aren't thrilled with the changes.
SHEFFIELD - Every year residents of Sheffield are busy preparing to vote on Town Meeting Day.
This year, one town official is making preparation of her own, preparations to say goodbye.
SHEFFIELD - Representatives from the United States Postal Service held a public meeting on the fate of the Post Office on Main Street a few weeks ago and since then, residents have not received any answers on why they're cutting the hours.
SHEFFIELD - The Sheffield wind farm hosted school children from around the area to get an up close view of the 16 turbines and how they operate.
After heavy debate the Sheffield Wind Farm broke ground during the summer of last year and has been in service for just over 6 months.
SHEFFIELD - One third grade class at the Miller's Run School is a pioneer in a new learning technique that helps students with math.
SHEFFIELD - One teacher has received a heritage award and has been named the teacher of the year by the Vermont Folk Life Center.