Hundreds of Lincoln County residents not only attended the live stream of the Inauguration of President Barack Obama at the Lincoln Theater on Jan. 20, but others took the long trek to Washington, D.C. to personally witness history in the making.
A $400,000 shortfall for Two Bridges Regional Jail has kept the Jail Authority sifting the current budget to find ways to cover costs until June.
Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office deputies and officers rushed to the scene of a domestic dispute last Tuesday between two brothers in Damariscotta Mills and arrested and booked one of them on a charge of threatening with a dangerous weapon.
The Damariscotta Police Department reports the following activity:
Dec. 18, Diane Marie Crudell, 41, of Rockland was issued a summons to court for theft from Renys department store.
A Waldoboro chimney sweep reported Monday an inspection done at a local senior’s home by someone else resulted in filing an erroneous report to the Maine State Housing Authority (MSHA).
Carrie Lynn Reynolds of Augusta and Harold Fredric Lothrop Jr. of Newcastle are pleased to announce their engagement. Carrie and Fred will exchange their marriage vows and begin their life together on Feb. 14, 2009 at the Second Congregational Church in Newcastle.
The debate between Jefferson and the State as to who would plow a three-mile section of road in town was resolved at the town selectmen’s meeting Monday night.
Lincoln County commissioners and the local Sheriff’s Dept. union chairman signed a three-year union contract Tuesday morning affecting 27 employees, giving them a 3 percent increase.
Chimney fires and other hazards pose a threat to homeowners, but a Waldoboro chimney sweep tells how dangers can be avoided and prevented, along with other problems.
During the past three weeks, 270 wreaths decorated by local businesses and individuals were sold to the highest bidders throughout Knox, Lincoln, and Waldo Counties in the Big Brothers Big Sisters Bids For Kids Annual Wreath Auction.
Food pantries around Lincoln County are receiving plenty of donations, but sources say they won’t turn up their noses at more.
Cheryl C. Gray of Damariscotta and Steven P. Gray of York are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Megan Lyn Gray, to Brett Keith Verney, both of Newcastle.
Reduction in state support threatens jobs and beds at the Two Bridges Regional Jail in Wiscasset.
Heavy snowfall and high winds marked the first official day of winter in Lincoln County as a Nor’easter moved into the area on Sun. afternoon for an overnight visit. Lincoln County should wake up on Mon. morning to snowfall accumulations in the 12-17 inch range inland and the 10-15 inch range along the coast, according to the National Weather Service (NWS). Scattered snowfall is forecast to continue through the day, and accumulated snowfall will be blown about by 20-30 mph winds from the west-northwest, according to the NWS.