Seventeen Leos from Erskine Academy in South China were inducted Thursday, Oct. 11 at the Whitefield Lions Club in Coopers Mills (Whitefield).
The Jefferson Fire & Rescue community blood drive will take place on Saturday, Oct. 20 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the fire station, on 204 Waldoboro Road, Jefferson. Go to redcrossblood.org to make an appointment. There is an urgent need for blood.
Two residents of Waldoboro Green recently turned 99 years of age, Mary Silveira and Marion Griffin.
Fifty trees lit up Damariscotta and Newcastle last year as part of the first-ever Villages of Light celebration. For 2018, the committee behind the event hopes to make the festivities bigger and brighter with an additional 25 trees.
After a successful rebrand in the product’s 14th year, Lincoln County Magazine is looking ahead to another exciting season in 2019.
Midcoast Humane campuses in Brunswick and Edgecomb — formerly Coastal Humane Society and Lincoln County Animal Shelter — will offer half-price adoptions on adult animals one year or older all month long in October to help find homes for high numbers of animals in their facilities, and to create space for animals displaced by Hurricane Florence. The special is called “Fall in Love.”
Please plan to join us at our Fire Prevention Week open house Thursday, Oct. 18 from 6-8 p.m. at the fire station. Visit our fire station, see our fire equipment, meet our firefighters, get to know us. Hot dogs, popcorn, cookies, and drinks will be served. We look forward to seeing you.
The Lincoln County News publishers and staff are asking all community members to take the reader survey available at lcnme.com. The survey will be open until Monday, Nov. 5.
The second annual Share the Road with Carol memorial bike ride took place in Windsor and Whitefield on Sept. 29.
As Election Day nears on Tuesday, Nov. 6, Secretary of State Matthew Dunlap is reminding all Maine voters of a nonpartisan resource that can help them make informed decisions at the polls, the 2018 Maine Citizen’s Guide to the Referendum Election, maine.gov/sos/cec/elec/upcoming/pdf/citizensguide.pdf.
Fire Prevention Week began Oct. 7, and the American Red Cross reminds everyone to take two simple steps – practice fire drills at home and test smoke alarms monthly – to stay safe from the U.S.’ most frequent and deadliest disaster.
In celebration of Columbus Day, post offices across Maine will be closed on Monday, Oct. 8 and there will be no mail delivery. Normal mail delivery will resume on Tuesday, Oct. 9.
To help meet the demand for nurses in Lincoln County, the Central Maine Community College/LincolnHealth Nursing School has expanded.
In an effort to better serve readers, The Lincoln County News launched a reader survey Oct. 3. The survey was inserted into the Oct. 4 edition of the newspaper and is available at lcnme.com/reader-survey.