Kicking her way to the top

Southington fourth grader Lily Cooper captured the title in her age group at the NFL Punt Pass and Kick New England Patriots championship at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, Mass. on Dec. 4. She received her award on the field during…

Panthers capture Nutmeg title

With a 45-18 victory over the Farmington Blue on Saturday, Nov. 19, the Southington Valley Midget Football League B-division Panthers became the first Southington team to capture the Nutmeg League championship title. The Panthers finished the season with a 9-1…

Bobcats outlast Lady Knights

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER “There are no silver linings in this one tonight,” said a deflated Southington coach Mike Forgione after Friday’s loss to South Windsor at home, “You have to close it out. Everyone tries to be nice…

Library expansion on hold

Although plans continue to expand Southington’s public library, plans will not require a referendum this fall. At the Jan. 9 Library Board meeting, Town Manager Garry Brumback said that library expansion plans will not be ready for 2017. “The library…

Gymnasts sweep home schedule

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER The Lady Knight gymnastics team remained undefeated on the with back-to-back wins this past week in their final two home meets of the season. It might have been odd for the Knights to celebrate their…