WHS Board Scholarship 2014 Winning Essay

The Governing and Advisory Boards of Wethersfield Historical Society  award a scholarship to a graduating High School Senior. To be eligible students must have volunteered at the historical society and/or any taken the Wethersfield High School’s  Wethersfield Studies class. The recipient is then chosen on the basis of a short essay submitted to our committee. […]

Who is the First Town in Connecticut Anyway?

Who is first? It is the question that people of Wethersfield and Windsor love to ask and answer. Recently Mike Townsend, a videographer for Fox News Connecticut explored this topic on his segment “Hidden History.” (Windsor Weights In and Wethersfield is First!) Wethersfield, Windsor, Hartford all weighed in to claim the title of first in […]