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MILLBROOK— Although showers were forecast for Monday, July 17, Grace Church’s 11th Annual Golf and Dinner Benefit took place with sunny skies — perfect for golfing. A mild summer evening followed, ideal for the benefit dinner. 

About 100 people attended the dinner at the Millbrook Golf and Tennis Club; 53 golfers played on the course. 

There were raffle tickets available at the door and prizes donated by golf courses, farms, antique shops, restaurants and cafés. One prize included a round of golf with Rev. Matt Calkin, pastor of Grace...

Millerton News Sports

Truly Tangled: A beginner learns to cast

By Michael Duca
You know the guy. He decides he’s going to learn how to fly-fish. He spends a weekend at the Orvis School in Millbrook, is dazzled by the embedded complexity of the sport — the equipment, the methods, the etiquette. Taking full advantage of the special discount extended to the newly anointed “graduates,” he buys a lot of high-end gear at the conveniently located in-house store. And never goes fishing again. 
I am that guy.

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5K raises money for Backpack Program

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WEBUTUCK — Sponsored by the Webutuck Teachers Association (WTA) and the Church of St. John in the Wilderness in Copake Falls, the fifth annual 5K fundraiser on Saturday, June 17, was organized by WTA President Rebecca Garrard and member Cara Tomasetti. 

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Seymour Smith students kick off the summer with Field Day frolicking

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PINE PLAINS — Students at Seymour Smith Intermediate Learning Center couldn’t have asked for more beautiful weather for this year’s Field Day on Tuesday, June 20.
Organized by Coach Andrew Hettinger, the all-day event included everything from a cup-stacking relay to Tug of War. This year’s Field Day hosted 12 activity stations.
“It’s really a community effort,” said Heather Berardo, third-grade teacher.

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Tyler Lydon heads to the NBA

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ELIZAVILLE — The Pine Plains community — especially the hamlet of Elizaville — was jubilant last Friday, June 23, following the previous night’s announcement that Stissing Mountain High School basketball alumnus Tyler Lydon was drafted by the NBA. Lydon, who was a first-round pick, will play with the Denver Nuggets. 

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Webutuck varsity athletes honored at Spring Sports Awards ceremony

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WEBUTUCK — Webutuck High School (WHS) varsity athletes reflected on their accomplishments as they bid farewell to their classmates and coaches at the Spring Sports Awards ceremony on Tuesday, June 13.
The athletes and their families celebrated with a barbecue dinner. With the sun high in the sky and smoke coming off the grill, students stacked their plates high with burgers, hot dogs, mac and cheese and salad. Once settled, the ceremony commenced with opening remarks by Athletic Director Rosanne Persico.
Persico thanked the students for their hard work.

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Tournament honors John Lamb

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AMENIA— In spite of the cloudy skies overhead, the determined spirit of the five Little League baseball teams remained intact as they competed in the recent double elimination tournament on Saturday, June 17, at Beekman Park.

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Two recent wins for Amenia Monarchs

AMENIA — The bats for the Amenia Monarchs have heated up. The team improved its record to 5-3 with recent lopsided victories over the Torrington Rebels and Valley Thunder.

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Amenia Monarchs Schedules

Thursday, June 8, at 7 p.m., Brass City at Amenia, Doc Bartlett Field.
Saturday, June 10, at 1 p.m., Amenia at East Mountain,  Crosby High School.
Tuesday, June 13, at 7 p.m., Amenia at Torrington, Fuessenich Park.
Saturday, June 17, at 1 p.m., Amenia at Valley Thunder,  Tyrell Middle School.
Thursday, June 22, at 7 p.m., Bristol at Amenia, Doc Bartlett Field.
Sunday, June 25, at 10 a.m., Amenia at Litchfield, Community Field.
Sunday, June 25, at 1 p.m., Tri-State Old Timers Game, Litchfield Community Field.

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Webutuck plays hard at Sr. Field Day

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WEBUTUCK— With graduation day just around the corner, the seniors of Webutuck High School (WHS) enjoyed a final day of fun at the district’s first Senior Field Day, on Wednesday, June 7.
Organized by Senior Advisors Mari-Ann Hoke and Susan Pomeisl, the day was the first of its kind at WHS, though there have been annual Field Day events for the district’s other schools.

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Edmundson siblings compete at states

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WEBUTUCK — Late into the morning of Thursday, June 8, student athletes Angus and Taylor Edmundson of Webutuck High School (WHS) were recognized for qualifying in the New York State track and field tournament.

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