Entries by Website Editor

SOLON & BEYOND, Week of January 12, 2017

by Marilyn Rogers-Bull & Percy grams29@tds.net Solon, Maine 04979 Good morning, dear friends. Don’t worry, be happy! It’s a happy day when I receive the Solon School News letter. The Solon Kids Care Club sponsored a Secret Santa activity again this Christmas. Students and staff members drew names and each one designed a tree ornament […]

Dr. Rice joins staff at Nadeau Chiropractic

Dr. Ashley Rice grew up in California, Kentucky, and has concentrated her education on the study of biology, human anatomy and physiology. After experiencing a back injury in high school, her parents sought out the help of a chiropractor. With the help of adjustments from her doctor, she experienced great relief and became very interested […]

Moving up the ranks

Young students from Huard’s Martial Arts, in Winslow, recently earned new ranks of blue and green belts. Front row, from left to right, Sabastialn Rail, Wyatt Huntley, Makenna Huntley, Madison Field, Isabella Citro, Caden Pellotte, Elijah Ker, Jackson Hineman and Dan Ouellette. Back row, Xander Giguere (green belt), Madisyn Hines, Isaac Andrews, Lucas Andrews, Logan […]

Obedience: The foundation of all we do with our dogs

by Carolyn Fuhrer Owner North Star Dog Training AKC defines its obedience program as trials set up to demonstrate the dog’s ability to follow specified routines in the obedience ring to emphasize the usefulness of the dog as a companion to humans; and it is essential that the dog demonstrate willingness and enjoyment while it […]

Area students on dean’s list at UNH

The following area students have been named to the dean’s list at the University of New Hampshire, in Durham, New Hampshire. Kelly McCormac, of South China; Michaela Hinckley-Gordon, of Benton; Kellie Bolduc and Luke Violette, both of Waterville; Sarah Wildes, of Winslow; Myrilla Hartkopf, of Albion; Andrew Marden, of Bingham, Maxwell Kenney and Kyle McLain, […]

Obituaries, Week of January 12, 2017

MURIEL A. MacLEAN FAIRFIELD – Muriel Ann MacLean, 56, passed on Thursday, December 29, 2016, at Eastern Maine Medical Center, in Bangor. She was born in Portland on June 11, 1960, the youngest daughter of the late Walter E. Oakes. She graduated from Lawrence High School, in Fairfield, class of 1978. She shared her life […]

Letters to the editor, Week of January 12, 2017

Thanks to supporters To the editor: The Albion Lions Club thanks all area citizens for their support in the 27th annual Christmas Giving Tree Project. Your generous support enabled the club to help 25 Albion families and their 69 children with gifts of clothing, books and toys. Special thanks go to the Albion Corner Store, […]

Palermo Consolidated School first trimester honors

GRADE 8 High honors: Jacob Devaney and Jackson Tirrell. Honors: Eric Cochran, Cody Devaney, Moira MacDowell, Jessica Giguere and Samuel York. GRADE 7 High honors: Riley Reitchel. Honors: Lily Bray, Isabella DeRose, Rachel Huntoon, Lilly Potter and Timothy Weymouth. GRADE 6 High honors: Nickolas Christiansen, Kaden Porter and Paige Sutter. Honors: Grady Hotham, Bo Johnson, […]

Erskine Academy schedules parent/teacher conferences

Erskine Academy has scheduled Parent/Teacher Conferences on Wednesday, January 18, from 3 to 7:30 p.m.,(snow date will be Thursday, January 19). Progress reports will be emailed to parents by January 17. For those parents who have not yet submitted a primary email address, please stop by the Guidance Office for a printed copy of your […]