adjutant general en Vermont Adjutant General Candidate Withdraws <p></p><p></p><p>One of three candidates vying to become the next adjutant general of the Vermont National Guard has withdrawn from the race.<br><br>Former Army Guard Brigadier Gen. Jonathan Farnham says an anonymous letter being circulated has become a significant distraction to the Legislature and Guard. Wed, 30 Jan 2013 08:15:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 56770 at Vermont Adjutant General Candidate Withdraws Vermont Air Guard Pilot to Seek Adjutant General Job <p>A Vermont Air National Guard general says he is seeking the office of state adjutant general, the top National Guard position in the state.<br><br>Brigadier General Steven Cray of Essex Junction announced his candidacy Friday.<br><br>In Vermont the adjutant general is chosen by a secret vote of the Legislature for a two-year term. The vote is Feb. 21.<br><br>Cray would succeed Major General Thomas Drew, who assumed the job last summer after former Adjutant General Michael Dubie resigned. Drew is not seeking a full term.<br> Fri, 07 Dec 2012 22:30:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 53539 at