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Crockett achieves high honors at U. New Hampshire

Christopher Crockett, of Manchester, has earned high honors for the spring semester of the 2015-2016 academic year at the university of New Hampshire, in Durham, New Hampshire.  Chris is the son of James “Jim” Crockett, of Manchester, and Linda Crockett, of Fairfield, and the grandson of Robert and Patsy Crockett, of Augusta.

Pelletier to perform with marching band

Kaitlynn Pelletier, of Waterville, will march with the 2016 Pride of The Valley Marching Band, of Lebanon Valley College, in Annville, Pennsylvania. Pelletier, a graduate of Messalonskee High School, is pursuing a bachelor of science and bachelor of arts in music education and music at The Valley. The marching band performs at all home football […]

Erskine freshmen orientation Aug. 29

FRESHMEN ORIENTATION will be held on August 29, 2016 at 6:30 p.m. in the Erskine Academy gymnasium.  Parents and freshmen students are encouraged to attend. Freshmen parents are reminded that the school does require a current freshmen entrance physical prior to the first day of school.  Any questions please call the school nurse at  445-2962. […]

SOLON & BEYOND, Week of August 25, 2016

by Marilyn Rogers-Bull & Percy grams29@tds.net Solon, Maine 04979 Good morning, dear friends. Don’t worry, be happy! Another one of those Mondays when I don’t have very much news to share with you. Some times lately I have received news too late to get it in the column it should be in, my deadline now […]

Obituaries, Week of August 25, 2016

JACQUELINE B. POULIN BINGHAM––Jacqueline B. Poulin, 69, died on Monday, August 8, 2016, following an amazingly courageous 12-year battle with cancer. She was born September 10, 1946, in Biddeford, to Wilfred and Gertrude (Bossie) Belanger. When Jacquie was four, the family moved to Bingham, where she would remain for the rest of her years. On […]

Area students spend fall in areas across globe

No education is complete without the opportunity to discover the world and our role in the global society. Stonehill college students, in Easton, Massa­chusetts, traveled to countries near and far in the pursuit of knowledge, humanity and service during the fall 2015 semester. Marissa L. Jordan, of Whitefield, studied in Italy at John Cabot University, […]

Local students on UNH honors list

The following local students have been named to the honors list at the University of New Hampshire in Durham, New Hampshire: Highest honors: Kelly McCormac, of South China, Michaela Hinckley-Gordon, of Benton, Kellie Bolduc and Luke Violette, both of Waterville, and Maxwell Kenney, of Fairfield. High honors: Julie Arbour, of Augusta, Taylor Ferguson, of Sidney, […]

Legal Notices, Week of August 25, 2016

STATE OF MAINE PROBATE COURT Court St., Skowhegan, ME Somerset, SS Location of Court NOTICE TO CREDITORS 18-A MRSA sec. 3-801 The following Personal Representatives have been appointed in the estates noted.  The first publication date of this notice is August 25, 2016 If you are a creditor of an estate listed below, you must […]