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Southington Observer Local News Section

Knights charge into the NCAA

Five athletes from the Class of 2019 will go on to compete in athletics at the highest collegiate level. Throughout the year, Will Downes, Tim Walsh, Abby Lamson, Jamie Lamson, and Jacob Flynn signed letters of intent to compete for…

Rugby duo beat the odds, commit to LIU

By KEVIN ROBERTS STAFF WRITER Finding a college that offers a Division I NCAA scholarship in women’s rugby is not easy. Southington senior girls rugby club team standouts Rhiannon Simione and Lynsey Danko did find that school, and it happens…

Honoring Vietnam veterans

The Southington veterans committee held a Vietnam-era commemoration recognition ceremony last Saturday at Mary Our Queen Church. Officials recognized local men and women who served on active duty in the U.S. Armed Forces during the Vietnam War and presented the…

Graduation station: Class of 2019

This week, we celebrate the Class of 2019 with our annual graduation edition, and the hardest part—once again—was trying to stuff all of the graduation and school news into just one newspaper. You would think that with a class of…