Kaitlynn Pelletier graduates from Lebanon Valley College

Kaitlynn Pelletier, of Waterville, was among nearly 500 students who received degrees as part of Lebanon Valley College’s 149th Commencement Exercises on Saturday, May 13, in Annville, Pennsylvania. This year 382 undergraduate students were eligible to participate in Commencement.

Pelletier received a bachelor of science and bachelor of arts in music education and music.

Pelletier is a graduate of Messalonskee High School.

Gaining some ground

Waterville Youth Football third and fourth grade team member Ethan Sirois breaks for a sizable gain in a game against Skow­hegan on Sep­tember 23, in Waterville. (Photo by Tawni Lively, Central Maine Photography staff)

Ducker graduates magna cum laude

Pierce Ducker, of Waterville, was among more than 1,700 candidates for graduation from Adelphi University, in Garden City, in New York. Commencement ceremonies took place in NYCB Live’s Nassau Coliseum on May 18, 2018. Pierce graduated magna cum laude earning a bachelor of fine arts in theatre arts.

Football is in the air in central Maine – from youth to an old rivalry

Winslow’s Marek Widerynski (2), attempts to block for ball carrier Cody Ivey (22), while Waterville’s Anthony Singh (21), Kody Vallee (23), and Jack Lloyd (73), move in for the tackle. Winslow won the annual Battle of the Bridge, 54-23, on September 15. (Photo by Tawni Lively, Central Maine Photography staff)

Kennebec Timber Framing PAL player Noah Cole, 7, of Benton, runs for a touchdown during Super Sunday on September 2 at the PAL Field in Fairfield. (Photo by Tawni Lively, Central Maine Photography staff)

Winslow’s Bryce Gunzinger (32), sweeps for a touchdown against Waterville on September 15, with Waterville’s Trent Andreozzi in pursuit. (Photo by Tawni Lively, Central Maine Photography staff)

Area Students Enroll at Colby College 2018

The following area students have enrolled at Colby College, in Waterville, for the 2018-19 school year.

Benjamin J. Amalfitano, of Oakland, is a graduate of Messalonskee High School. He is the son of Neil and Kimberly Amalfitano, of Oakland.

Benjamin K. Bernier, of Waterville, is a graduate of Waterville Senior High School. He is the son of Daniel and Jennifer Bernier, of Waterville.

Jacob T. Burton, of Oakland, is a graduate of (high school unknown). He is the son of Thomas and Lisa Burton, of Oakland.

Jarret T. Mayo, of Fairfield, is a graduate of Lawrence High School. He is the son of Thomas and Tammy Mayo, of Fairfield.

Luca R. Thamattoor of Waterville, is a graduate of Waterville Senior High School. He is the son of Dasan and Davida Thamattoor, of Waterville.

Local students on dean’s list at Dean College

Dean College, in Franklin, Massachusetts, is pleased to announce the students that have earned a place on the dean’s list for the Spring 2018 semester.

Kiara Andreozzi, of Waterville, and Joshua Veilleux, of Winslow.

Marie Deeb invested to Order of St. Gregory

Marie Fefa Deeb, center, of Waterville, is bestowed into the Order of St. Gregory the Great by Maronite Bishop Gregory, bishop of the Archdiocese of Brooklyn. (Contributed photo)

Dame Marie Fefa Deeb, of St. Joseph Maronite Church, in Waterville, was recently invested into the Order of St. Gregory the Great by Maronite Bishop Gregory of the Archdiocese of Brooklyn. This Papal Honor was bestowed upon the nomination of the Apostolic See. The order of St. Gregory the Great is one of five Pontifical Orders of Knighthood in the Catholic Church. It is bestowed on Catholic men and women in recognition of their service to the church, their community and country. A celebratory luncheon will be held on Sun., Sept. 16, following the 10 a.m. Liturgy at St. Joseph Parish Hall, 3 Appleton St., Waterville.

Pelletier named to dean’s list

Kaitlynn Pelletier of Waterville, is one of nearly 700 Lebanon Valley College students named to the dean’s list for the spring semester, in Annville, Pennsylvania. Pelletier, a graduate of Messalonskee High School, received a bachelor of arts in music at The Valley.

URI graduates local students

The following students from the area graduated from the University of Rhode Island, in Kingston, Rhode Island.

Nick Nicholas Danner, of Waterville, received a bachelor’s degree in landscape architecture.

Devan Arelyn Alexandra Globensky, of Augusta, received bachelor of arts in elementary education and bachelor of arts, in economics.

Rachel Cambridge Pratt, of Cornville, received a bachelor’s of science, kinesiology cum laude

Students graduate from St. Lawrence University

CANTON, NY (06/01/2018) — Nearly 520 students received bachelor degrees from St. Lawrence University during Commencement ceremonies held on May 20 in Canton, New York.

Sydney A. Kahl of Waterville. Kahl is a member of the Class of 2018 and majored in environmental studies. Kahl received the degree of bachelor of arts. Kahl attended Plymouth Regional High School.

Kylee P. Knight of Oakland. Knight is a member of the Class of 2018 and majored in neuroscience. Knight received the degree of bachelor of science. Knight attended Messalonskee High School.