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Local church collects for Samaritans Purse

Last Sunday was collection day for the ‘shoebox ministry’ of Samaritans Purse. Individuals fill shoeboxes with gifts intended for a boy or girl, in a specific age group. Suggested items include school supplies, hygiene items, hair accessories, toys, etc. These are then distributed around the world to children in over 170 countries and territories. The […]

LEGAL NOTICES for Thursday, November 17, 2022

STATE OF MAINE PROBATE COURT COURT ST., SKOWHEGAN, ME SOMERSET, ss 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 November 10, 2022. If you are a creditor of an estate listed below, you must present your claim within […]

EVENTS: Waterville Rotary Club launches annual charity auction

The 59th annual Waterville Rotary Auction with hundreds of gifts, services and unique items will once again be held on-line through BiddingOwl.com. If you would like more information about the online auction November 27 through December 3, 2022, please see our webpage for details: https://watervillerotary.com/. You may also actively bid and participate in the auction […]

Happy birthday to a dear friend

Rena Harding, of Albion, spent her 100th birthday on October 29, 2022, at home with family and friends. Rena is the daughter of the late Lesley and Gertrude Bailey, of Palermo. Rena’s last sister, Natalie Coro, of Waterville, attended her party. She has four children, Eugene, Athene, Sheldon and Neil as well as many grandchildren […]

OBITUARIES for Thursday, November 17, 2022

STANLEY P. TYKS OAKLAND – Stanley “Stash” P. Tyks, 70, passed away Wednesday, October 12, 2022, at MaineGeneral Medical Center, in Augusta. He was born in Skowhegan on June 27, 1952, and graduated from Skowhegan High School. He enlisted in the U.S. Army in December 1971, serving in Virginia and Okinawa, receiving Letters of Appreciation […]

EVENTS: Tea and Troubadour: A literary tea

submitted by Lyn Rowden Recycled Shakespeare Company is beginning their tenth season with their popular Literary Tea on Sunday, December 4, 2022, in the beautiful hall of the South Parish Congrega­tional Church, 9 Church Street, in Augusta. A splendid tea party beginning at 2 p.m., is the setting for a delightful afternoon of poetry readings […]