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  • Super Senior: Matt Parisi

    Super Senior: Matt Parisi

    Thursday, August 28 2014 8:39 PM EDT2014-08-29 00:39:37 GMT
    Matt Parisi doesn't complain after a hard day's work, which is pretty amazing since he's 83. This week's Super Senior is known for his boundless energy and rock solid masonry skills.
    Matt Parisi doesn't complain after a hard day's work, which is pretty amazing since he's 83. This week's Super Senior is known for his boundless energy and rock solid masonry skills.
  • Super Senior: Charlie Becker

    Super Senior: Charlie Becker

    Thursday, August 21 2014 8:26 PM EDT2014-08-22 00:26:15 GMT
    This week's Super Senior still works tirelessly for his community, but he doesn't mind having a little fun too.
    This week's Super Senior still works tirelessly for his community, but he doesn't mind having a little fun too.
  • Super Senior: Rita Copeland

    Super Senior: Rita Copeland

    Thursday, August 14 2014 8:23 PM EDT2014-08-15 00:23:23 GMT
    Rita Copeland puts her heart and soul in for the seniors of Washington County. And she discovered what she gives, comes back with love.
    Rita Copeland puts her heart and soul in for the seniors of Washington County. And she discovered what she gives, comes back with love.
  • Super Senior: Charles Conte

    Super Senior: Charles Conte

    Thursday, August 7 2014 8:38 PM EDT2014-08-08 00:38:26 GMT
    Charles Conte, 86, has a gift: his voice. His singing allowed him to travel the country and charm his wife, Elizabeth. Joe Carroll has this Super Senior's musical love story.
    Charles Conte, 86, has a gift: his voice. His singing allowed him to travel the country and charm his wife, Elizabeth. Joe Carroll has this Super Senior's musical love story.
  • Super Senior: Larry Drew

    Super Senior: Larry Drew

    Wednesday, August 6 2014 2:08 PM EDT2014-08-06 18:08:43 GMT
    As a kid, Larry Drew went to Camp Billings in Thetford for just one season, but the adult Larry has been enjoying camp for decades.
    As a kid, Larry Drew went to Camp Billings in Thetford for just one season, but the adult Larry has been enjoying camp for decades.
  • Super Senior: Lucille Randall

    Super Senior: Lucille Randall

    Friday, July 25 2014 3:23 PM EDT2014-07-25 19:23:57 GMT
    Lucille Randall wants to improve her golf game even at 99.
    Lucille Randall wants to improve her golf game even at 99.
  • Super Senior: Frank Suchomel

    Super Senior: Frank Suchomel

    Thursday, July 17 2014 8:47 PM EDT2014-07-18 00:47:02 GMT
    He plays music in the mountains and since 1942 the sounds of Bach, Mozart and Chopin have been a part of a community near Montpelier.
    He plays music in the mountains and since 1942 the sounds of Bach, Mozart and Chopin have been a part of a community near Montpelier.
  • Super Senior: Riki Bowen

    Super Senior: Riki Bowen

    Friday, June 27 2014 3:04 PM EDT2014-06-27 19:04:15 GMT
    Riki Bowen was born in Austria, raised in England and moved to the U.S. as a young woman. Throughout that time, there was one constant-- a love of ballroom dancing. And dancing is where Joe Carroll found this Super Senior.
    Riki Bowen was born in Austria, raised in England and moved to the U.S. as a young woman. Throughout that time, there was one constant-- a love of ballroom dancing. And dancing is where Joe Carroll found this Super Senior.
  • Super Senior: Harold Porter

    Super Senior: Harold Porter

    Friday, June 20 2014 12:53 PM EDT2014-06-20 16:53:17 GMT
    Porter Bike shop is strictly a family affair. Pauline is quick to answer the phone, Jim helps out when he can, but it’s Harold who keeps the place rolling along. He's this week’s Super Senior.
    Porter Bike shop is strictly a family affair. Pauline is quick to answer the phone, Jim helps out when he can, but it’s Harold who keeps the place rolling along. He's this week’s Super Senior.
  • Super Senior: Maurice LaClair

    Super Senior: Maurice LaClair

    Thursday, June 12 2014 9:12 PM EDT2014-06-13 01:12:27 GMT
    You're never too old to learn. That's 91-year-old Maurice LaClair's motto. He's a man of intelligence and common sense, but he thought he wasn't worthy of getting a certain piece of paper.
    You're never too old to learn. That's 91-year-old Maurice LaClair's motto. He's a man of intelligence and common sense, but he thought he wasn't worthy of getting a certain piece of paper.
  • Super Senior: Roland Pigeon

    Super Senior: Roland Pigeon

    Thursday, June 5 2014 8:30 PM EDT2014-06-06 00:30:20 GMT
    You can't help notice a collection of vintage buses and tractors while driving through Westford. 
    You can't help notice a collection of vintage buses and tractors while driving through Westford. 
  • Super Senior: Merton Pike

    Super Senior: Merton Pike

    Thursday, May 29 2014 8:36 PM EDT2014-05-30 00:36:06 GMT
    They say you can judge much about someone's character by how they deal with adversity. This week’s Super Senior stature in Stowe is without doubt because of one horrible accident more than four decades ago.
    They say you can judge much about someone's character by how they deal with adversity. The stature of this week’s Super Senior in Stowe is without doubt because of one horrible accident more than four decades ago.

  • Super Senior: Micheline Auger

    Super Senior: Micheline Auger

    Thursday, May 22 2014 9:18 PM EDT2014-05-23 01:18:49 GMT
    In Newport, Micheline Auger is treated like a celebrity.
    In Newport, Micheline Auger is treated like a celebrity.
  • Super Senior: Leo West

    Super Senior: Leo West

    Thursday, May 15 2014 9:00 PM EDT2014-05-16 01:00:34 GMT
    Leo West spends his nights not only watching the games, but doing something very special for the kids. 
    Leo West spends his nights not only watching the games, but doing something very special for the kids. 
  • Super Senior: Donald Balch

    Super Senior: Donald Balch

    Thursday, May 8 2014 9:17 PM EDT2014-05-09 01:17:09 GMT
    Like so many of his generation, Donald Balch fought for his country. But his longest battle was keeping an iconic Vermont farm open.
    Like so many of his generation, Donald Balch fought for his country. But his longest battle was keeping an iconic Vermont farm open.
  • Super Senior: Armand Gelineau

    Super Senior: Armand Gelineau

    Thursday, May 1 2014 8:04 PM EDT2014-05-02 00:04:30 GMT
    In the town of Hardwick, Armand Gelineau is known as a sweet guy with a mean punch. He's a boxing coach who's also a talker. Joe Carroll chatted up a few rounds with this Super Senior.
    In the town of Hardwick, Armand Gelineau is known as a sweet guy with a mean punch. He's a boxing coach who's also a talker. Joe Carroll chatted up a few rounds with this Super Senior.
  • Super Senior: Fran LaPlaca

    Super Senior: Fran LaPlaca

    Thursday, April 24 2014 8:32 PM EDT2014-04-25 00:32:41 GMT
    What the kids learn is music, but what they walk away with is so much more. Joe Carroll found that out in this week's Super Senior.
    What the kids learn is music, but what they walk away with is so much more. Joe Carroll found that out in this week's Super Senior.
  • Super Senior: Rolland Lafayette

    Super Senior: Rolland Lafayette

    Thursday, April 17 2014 8:12 PM EDT2014-04-18 00:12:57 GMT
    It's a routine, five days a week for the last 10 years Rolland Lafayette has come to the Thatcher Brook Primary School in the village of Waterbury. "Come over here and I'll give you a hug," said Rolland. The
    It's a routine, five days a week for the last 10 years Rolland Lafayette has come to the Thatcher Brook Primary School in the village of Waterbury.
  • Super Senior: Clyde Twitchell

    Super Senior: Clyde Twitchell

    Friday, April 11 2014 11:07 AM EDT2014-04-11 15:07:01 GMT
    Jacksonville, Vt., has a very notable citizen-- Clyde Twitchell. Clyde might not be famous, but he's an inspiration to many. And he's this week's Super Senior.
    Jacksonville, Vt., has a very notable citizen-- Clyde Twitchell. Clyde might not be famous, but he's an inspiration to many. And he's this week's Super Senior.
  • Super Senior: Carolyn 'Cal' King

    Super Senior: Carolyn 'Cal' King

    Thursday, April 3 2014 8:56 PM EDT2014-04-04 00:56:08 GMT
    Carolyn King or "Cal" grew up in Massachusetts but has lived all over the place. A one constant, baking tasty treats for her family, friends and customers. She's this week's Super Senior. At first glance
    Carolyn King or "Cal" grew up in Massachusetts but has lived all over the place. A one constant, baking tasty treats for her family, friends and customers. She's this week's Super Senior.
  • Super Senior: Tom Hart

    Super Senior: Tom Hart

    Friday, March 28 2014 5:38 PM EDT2014-03-28 21:38:40 GMT
    A very powerful man lives in Vermont. It's true. He doesn't hold office or run companies, but Tom Hart has inspired hundred in the gym and in the classroom. He's this week's Super Senior. Just above the
    Just above the town of Hinesburg, Tom Hart has 15 acres of serenity.
  • Super Senior: Eleanor Scully

    Super Senior: Eleanor Scully

    Thursday, March 20 2014 7:56 PM EDT2014-03-20 23:56:24 GMT
    At first glance, Eleanor Scully may look like a lonely woman, perhaps at the senior center. But the truth is she's learning about something that's her life-- saving others. "I have to know this because
    Years ago in her native New Jersey, Eleanor Scully was told they didn't accept women on the rescue squad. It was their loss; she went on to dedicate her life to saving others. She's this week's Super Senior.
  • Super Senior: Connie Knodt

    Super Senior: Connie Knodt

    Thursday, March 13 2014 8:29 PM EDT2014-03-14 00:29:53 GMT
    She has brains plus a strong work ethic. Proof that if you put your mind to something you can succeed in life. This week's Super Senior is Connie Knodt. It's a brand new day at the University Health Center
    She has brains plus a strong work ethic. Proof that if you put your mind to something you can succeed in life.
  • Super Senior: Dave Morse

    Super Senior: Dave Morse

    Thursday, March 6 2014 8:23 PM EST2014-03-07 01:23:10 GMT
    He's a Super Scribe and he's not planning on stopping. This week we take you to the sports page where this Super Senior, Dave Morse just loves what he does on and off the court. Vermont has a rich history
    He's a Super Scribe and he's not planning on stopping. This week we take you to the sports page where this Super Senior, Dave Morse just loves what he does on and off the court.
  • Super Senior: Maybelle Dumont

    Super Senior: Maybelle Dumont

    Thursday, February 27 2014 8:40 PM EST2014-02-28 01:40:24 GMT
    Every Monday night there is a familiar site at the White Church in Bethel. Maybelle Dumont knows her way around the kitchen and she should. She's been cooking the Rotary Club's dinner right here since
    Everyone loves good home cooking. And this Super Senior takes pride in her tasty dishes. She's known for hearty meals that never leave you hungry.
  • Super Senior: Ray Burke

    Super Senior: Ray Burke

    Thursday, February 20 2014 8:12 PM EST2014-02-21 01:12:03 GMT
    At Harvest Hill Farm, just listen and you will hear the sounds from outside. But every day, music comes from the inside. It's Ray Burke, playing his tenor sax. He's been playing since he was 12. Ray's
    Ray's a self-described hillbilly, who grew up in the mountains of Rochester.
  • Super Senior: Francois Bourgeois

    Super Senior: Francois Bourgeois

    Thursday, February 13 2014 8:38 PM EST2014-02-14 01:38:54 GMT
    At Spare Time Colchester it's senior league day. Bowlers 50 and up compete, but it's all for fun. And the most senior of the seniors is Francois Bourgeois. His bowling form masks his age. Francois is a
    You're never too old to fall in love. Just ask this Super Senior. Joe Carroll caught up with him on the countdown to Valentine's Day.
  • Super Senior: Lyle Hurtubise

    Super Senior: Lyle Hurtubise

    Thursday, February 6 2014 9:12 PM EST2014-02-07 02:12:36 GMT
    Lyle Hurtubise and Sons have a very large farm. Reporter Joe Carroll: How many cows do you milk? Lyle Hurtubise: About 900. Through the years, Lyle has bought other farms around the Richford area. The
    We travel all over our region to find our Super Seniors. This time, we went to Canada to speak with a Vermonter-- but it's not as confusing as it sounds. Joe Carroll explains.
  • Remembering Super Senior Delbert Palmer

    Remembering Super Senior Delbert Palmer

    Tuesday, January 28 2014 10:23 AM EST2014-01-28 15:23:02 GMT
    A longtime public servant -- and a former Super Senior featured here on Channel 3 -- has passed away.Delbert Palmer was a member of the Waitsfield Fire Department for 62 years -- many of those years as
    Delbert Palmer, a longtime public servant and Channel 3 Super Senior, has passed away.
  • Super Senior: Bob Vasseur

    Super Senior: Bob Vasseur

    Thursday, December 26 2013 7:12 PM EST2013-12-27 00:12:50 GMT
    Fayston is a hillside community on the western side of the Mad River Valley with a population of just over 1,300. Except for Mad River Glen and Sugarbush North ski areas, there is little commercial business.
    Just about every town has one: a person who really loves and works for their community. In Fayston, it's Bob Vasseur. And wait until you hear how long this Super Senior has served his town.
  • Super Senior: Rene Marcoux

    Super Senior: Rene Marcoux

    Thursday, December 19 2013 9:11 PM EST2013-12-20 02:11:28 GMT
    Rene and Monique were teens when they met at a sugarhouse in Hyde Park. Rene Marcoux: The thing is she was sweeter on me, though. Monique Marcoux: That's what he says! Three years later they got engaged
    Do you have a possession you really cherish? This week's Super Senior does. Rene Marcoux has a tractor he loves so much, it even has a name.
  • Super Senior: Jim Beams

    Super Senior: Jim Beams

    Thursday, December 12 2013 8:31 PM EST2013-12-13 01:31:36 GMT
    On a hill high above Richmond, there's an ordinary garage with an unusual business. "We have customers from all over the United States," Jim Beams said. JB Aero & Son's business is soaring. They rebuild
    He's quite a fellow: a pilot who's afraid of heights, loves the opera and loves to get his hands dirty. Jim Beams is hard to define, but the Super Senior sure has a story to tell. And if you're lucky, he'll sing it.
  • Super Senior: Marge Mayo

    Super Senior: Marge Mayo

    Thursday, December 5 2013 7:43 PM EST2013-12-06 00:43:03 GMT
    Marge Mayo loves making clothes. Reporter Joe Carroll: You love fashion, don't you? Marge Mayo: Yes, yes I do. It's not just a hobby, but a business. For decades, Marge has had loyal customers coming to
    Marge Mayo might only have an eighth-grade education, but she's teaching people a thing or two about how to live life to the fullest. She's this week's Super Senior.
  • Super Senior: Ernie Boisvert

    Super Senior: Ernie Boisvert

    Thursday, November 21 2013 9:38 PM EST2013-11-22 02:38:48 GMT
    Every morning-- it's a routine-- a group of men get together at Soup-N'-Greens in Barre. They've been coming here for so long that they have a nickname, the Breakfast Club. There is no leader, but one
    Ernie Boisvert has a gift for gab. A wink and a laugh is his trademark. Joe Carroll caught up with this Super Senior and his buddies over breakfast.
  • Super Senior: Don Mullally

    Super Senior: Don Mullally

    Thursday, November 14 2013 9:02 PM EST2013-11-15 02:02:32 GMT
    It's a cold morning commute in the Kingdom. And for the last 60 years, a familiar voice has been keeping the community informed. He's Mr. St. Johnsbury-- Don Mullally. "Here on 1340 radio, the Spirit of
    Generations of folks in Caledonia County have grown up listening to this week's Super Senior. They may know the voice, but not the face-- until now.
  • Super Senior: Nancy Sabin

    Super Senior: Nancy Sabin

    Thursday, November 7 2013 8:44 PM EST2013-11-08 01:44:03 GMT
    Nancy Sabin has visited hundreds of Vermont farms, but she's not a farmer. "I love farming -- if your doing it, not me," she said.Rob Hunt milks over 300 cows in West Addison.  He has a  new venture --
    Mama Nancy helps out hundreds of Vermont farms, but she's not a farmer.
  • Super Senior: Dolly Mazza

    Super Senior: Dolly Mazza

    Monday, November 4 2013 12:45 PM EST2013-11-04 17:45:10 GMT
    For Dolly Mazza, her jewelry making hits home.Reporter Joe Carroll: So this is kind of cozy isn't? Dolly Mazza: It's very cozy, yeah.In fact it's the living room of her house. Some days she works six to
    Sometimes it takes a traumatic event to test one's strength. That's the case for this weeks Super Senior, Dolly Mazza.
  • Super Senior: Bev Shaw

    Super Senior: Bev Shaw

    Thursday, October 24 2013 7:44 PM EDT2013-10-24 23:44:06 GMT
    Tucked on a side street in Winooski is Papa Frank's. It's far from trendy-- nothing fancy, just a hearty plate of pasta and sauce. It's like a big dining room and Bev Shaw is the mom. She's worked here
    A restaurant should be warm and welcoming, just like Bev Shaw. She always serves with a smile-- part of the reason she's special. Joe Carroll dishes out more on this Super Senior.
  • Super Senior: Eleonora Stein

    Super Senior: Eleonora Stein

    Thursday, October 17 2013 7:45 PM EDT2013-10-17 23:45:41 GMT
    From the beginning, the young Eleonora was drawn to the stage. Reporter Joe Carroll: So, you like the spotlight don't you? Eleonora Stein: Oh, I love it... I think I danced before I walked. It was an innocent
    Madam Stein, as her students call her, is a self-described ham. When she's in the spotlight, her eyes start to sparkle and the energy flows. Meet this Super Senior.
  • Super Senior: Skip Sedore

    Super Senior: Skip Sedore

    Thursday, October 10 2013 9:23 PM EDT2013-10-11 01:23:46 GMT
    The foliage is just past peak in Craftsbury. It's a fleeting sign that another season has gone by. Skip Sedore admires nature from his picture window. "I shade it in pencil usually," he said of his drawing. Skip
    Everyone has a story. What makes Skip Sedore stand out is what he learned from a life-changing experience. Joe Carroll sat down with this week's Super Senior.
  • Super Senior: Ralph Farnsworth

    Super Senior: Ralph Farnsworth

    Thursday, September 26 2013 8:49 PM EDT2013-09-27 00:49:13 GMT
    Ralph Farnsworth has 160 acres of land in New Haven; it's his childhood homestead. It's also where he keeps his collection of Americana. "Well, this is the latest chain saw I've brought in," he said. It's
    It seems we live in a throwaway society. But there's a man in Addison County who saves just about everything. Joe Carroll got a tour of the collection amassed by Super Senior Ralph Farnsworth.
  • Super Seniors: Bev and Jim Lawson

    Super Seniors: Bev and Jim Lawson

    Thursday, September 19 2013 8:55 PM EDT2013-09-20 00:55:29 GMT
    Just about every Vermont town has one-- a place to meet to find the latest news with their cup of coffee. It's the village store. In the Central Vermont town of Websterville it's Lawson's. "I pick up a
    They work almost every day and rarely leave their place of business. But Bev and Jim Lawson wouldn't have it any other way. They love their job and their community. They're this week's Super Seniors.
  • Super Senior: Ida Manning

    Super Senior: Ida Manning

    Thursday, September 12 2013 8:55 PM EDT2013-09-13 00:55:42 GMT
    It's an exceptionally hot day in Westfield, but the people inside the Westfield Community Center don't seem to mind. Ida Manning said, "We're like a big family here." And it's an accepting one. They're
    At first glance, Ida Manning may seem like your average hard-working Vermonter. But she's pretty special. Ida loves poetry, photography and dancing. Joe Carroll found this Super Senior on the dance floor.
  • Super Senior: Barbara Allaire

    Super Senior: Barbara Allaire

    Friday, September 6 2013 9:21 AM EDT2013-09-06 13:21:17 GMT
    It's not a surprise that Stowe is a bustling tourist town, with many of its citizens transplants from outside of Vermont. Barbara Allaire isn't one of them; she grew up here. There is one building that
    Barbara Allaire is a take charge woman. She's no phony and she speaks her mind. That's what Joe Carroll found out when he chatted with this Super Senior.
  • Super Senior: Gary Ely

    Super Senior: Gary Ely

    Monday, September 2 2013 9:09 AM EDT2013-09-02 13:09:24 GMT
    Gary Ely enjoys going to work. He's proud to show off Caplan's Army Store, a mainstay in St. Johnsbury since the early 1920s. If you need it, Caplan's probably has it. "I thought to myself, I wish my arms
    At 76, Gary Ely isn't the oldest Super Senior we've profiled, but his duration working at the same job is a record.
  • Super Senior: Anna Husk

    Super Senior: Anna Husk

    Thursday, August 22 2013 9:14 PM EDT2013-08-23 01:14:41 GMT
    It's the last Monday concert in the park and the Vergennes City Band players arrive early to set up. They warm up on a pristine evening. It's an hour of fan favorites, from show tunes to marching songs. It
    As the oldest member of the Vergennes City Band, Anna Husk doesn't miss a beat. That's a good thing because she plays bass drum.
  • Super Senior: Lynn Lang

    Super Senior: Lynn Lang

    Thursday, August 15 2013 8:59 PM EDT2013-08-16 00:59:28 GMT
    Lynn Lang spent much of his life at the high-tech campus of IBM in Essex Junction. "It was a good career," he said. "I was at the right place at the right time." He worked his way up from manufacturing
    From computer chips to early American machinery, Lynn Lang in a way has gone back into history. Joe Carroll explains in this week's Super Senior.
  • Super Senior: Roger Layn

    Super Senior: Roger Layn

    Thursday, August 8 2013 8:13 PM EDT2013-08-09 00:13:27 GMT
    Roger Layn might have the prettiest commute in Vermont and he doesn't have to leave his 960 acres of land enjoy it. The Layns milk 140 cows in Monkton. Three generations work on the farm. Roger's main
    Meet a Vermont Super Senior who's a big hit at the Addison County Fair and Field Days.
  • Super Senior: Lucille Skeffington

    Super Senior: Lucille Skeffington

    Thursday, August 1 2013 8:26 PM EDT2013-08-02 00:26:12 GMT
    In Bristol, there's proof that you don't need the latest and greatest to satisfy the customer. Reporter Joe Carroll: So, Lucille, these are your regulars? Lucille Skeffington: Yes, they are. This gal's
    Lucille Skeffington has a job where customers come to her. It's kind of a women's club that's a cut above the rest. Joe Carroll joined the ladies to meet this week's Super Senior.
  • Super Senior: Fred Webster

    Super Senior: Fred Webster

    Thursday, July 25 2013 8:20 PM EDT2013-07-26 00:20:13 GMT
    Fred Webster's homestead has 300 acres of land with 80,000-square feet of barn space. Reporter Joe Carroll: So, Fred, you grew up in this house? Fred Webster: I grew up here. The hodgepodge of structures
    Fred Webster is known in the Northeast Kingdom for his sharp tongue and quick wit. Joe Carroll got tutored on the hardships and joys in Fred's life on this week's Super Senior.
  • Super Senior: Warren Patrick

    Super Senior: Warren Patrick

    Thursday, July 18 2013 7:14 PM EDT2013-07-18 23:14:56 GMT
    Warren Patrick loves to go for walks. "When I go anywhere, I take a camera with me," Warren said. And just like everyone, pictures remind him of who he is and where he's been. "This was when I was a little younger,
    If you've lived to be 102, chances are you have quite a few stories to tell. That's the case for Warren Patrick. And through the highs and lows in life, the Townsend man has kept his faith.
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