Girls Basketball preview: A new beginning

SPENCER DREHER STAFF WRITER For the Southington girls basketball team, having a winning season in 2018-19 was just not meant to be.  They had a young team with just two seniors, and one of their starters went down with injury for most of the season. Entering the next decade, perhaps it will be a fresh … Continue reading “Girls Basketball preview: A new beginning”

Girls Basketball preview: A new beginning

SPENCER DREHER STAFF WRITER For the Southington girls basketball team, having a winning season in 2018-19 was just not meant to be.  They had a young team with just two seniors, and one of their starters went down with injury for most of the season. Entering the next decade, perhaps it will be a fresh … Continue reading “Girls Basketball preview: A new beginning”

Wrestling preview: Knights set sights on the postseason

SPENCER DREHER STAFF WRITER Southington wrestling is coming off of back-to-back solid seasons, both of which they won the conference tournament and placed in the top-five of the Class LL tournament.  This season, they return eight starters, including three who finished in the top-five in Class LL last season. “Our main goal for our team … Continue reading “Wrestling preview: Knights set sights on the postseason”

Wrestling preview: Knights set sights on the postseason

SPENCER DREHER STAFF WRITER Southington wrestling is coming off of back-to-back solid seasons, both of which they won the conference tournament and placed in the top-five of the Class LL tournament.  This season, they return eight starters, including three who finished in the top-five in Class LL last season. “Our main goal for our team … Continue reading “Wrestling preview: Knights set sights on the postseason”

Boys Basketball preview: Ready to make another run

SPENCER DREHER STAFF WRITER For Southington boys basketball, their eight-game winning streak during the end of last season showed head coach John Cessario the program can compete against anybody. After a 5-15 season in 2015-16, the Blue Knights have qualified for the state tournament three years in a row and made it past the second … Continue reading “Boys Basketball preview: Ready to make another run”

Boys Basketball preview: Ready to make another run

SPENCER DREHER STAFF WRITER For Southington boys basketball, their eight-game winning streak during the end of last season showed head coach John Cessario the program can compete against anybody. After a 5-15 season in 2015-16, the Blue Knights have qualified for the state tournament three years in a row and made it past the second … Continue reading “Boys Basketball preview: Ready to make another run”

Town Attorney named; Controversy continues with selection process

SHERIDAN ROY STAFF WRITER Atty. Jeremy Taylor has been selected by the town council to serve as the Southington Town Attorney in what became a split vote down party lines at the Dec. 9 meeting. Back at the Nov. 12 meeting, the decision to appoint a town attorney was tabled until the December meeting. Council … Continue reading “Town Attorney named; Controversy continues with selection process”

Town Attorney named; Controversy continues with selection process

SHERIDAN ROY STAFF WRITER Atty. Jeremy Taylor has been selected by the town council to serve as the Southington Town Attorney in what became a split vote down party lines at the Dec. 9 meeting. Back at the Nov. 12 meeting, the decision to appoint a town attorney was tabled until the December meeting. Council … Continue reading “Town Attorney named; Controversy continues with selection process”

Former BOE chair named as YMCA person of the year

SHERIDAN ROY STAFF WRITER The Southington-Cheshire Community YMCA held a special event on Monday, Dec. 9 announcing the honorees of the 2020 annual celebration and recognition ceremony. Both the president of the SCCYMCA, Paul Beddard, and CEO Mark Pooler, noted that the occasion was a “very special day.” “Since 1992, the YMCA has honored a … Continue reading “Former BOE chair named as YMCA person of the year”

Former BOE chair named as YMCA person of the year

SHERIDAN ROY STAFF WRITER The Southington-Cheshire Community YMCA held a special event on Monday, Dec. 9 announcing the honorees of the 2020 annual celebration and recognition ceremony. Both the president of the SCCYMCA, Paul Beddard, and CEO Mark Pooler, noted that the occasion was a “very special day.” “Since 1992, the YMCA has honored a … Continue reading “Former BOE chair named as YMCA person of the year”