The Medomak Valley High School Class of 2017 has adopted a unique way to raise funds for its senior class trip and graduation activities.
Community Remembers Dee as Generous, Humorous Craftsman
To sum up Teddy Dee in one word would be an impossible task, according to his wife of 34 years, Patti Dee.
Medomak Valley Successfully Defends KVAC Cheering Title
Medomak Valley cheerleaders successfully defended their Kennebec Valley Athletic Conference title on Monday, Jan. 18 at the Augusta Civic Center. The KVAC championship was the fourth in six years for the Lady Panthers. They also won in 2011, 2013, and 2015. They were runners-up in 2012 to Leavitt and 2014 to Gardiner.
Whitefield Students Learn Through Aquaponics
For five students RSU 12 might otherwise have placed outside the district in a specialized program, the ABLE program for grades five through eight at Whitefield Elementary School is providing engaging, hands-on education that is helping students achieve academic standards.
LA Students Celebrate King with Community Service
Members of Alpha Sigma Gamma, Lincoln Academy’s service fraternity, scattered across the county to help residents out by doing a variety of jobs, chores, and tasks in celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Monday, Jan. 20.
Clary Lake Dam Up for Auction
The Clary Lake Dam, a center of controversy in Jefferson and Whitefield, is up for auction, according to a notice of public sale filed with the Lincoln County Registry of Deeds on Jan. 5. The auction, the result of a foreclosure on the mortgage on the dam, is scheduled for Friday, Jan. 29 at 11 a.m. on the steps of the Lincoln County Courthouse.
Bridge Engineer Recommends Two Lanes for Bremen Bridge
The engineer of Bremen’s Heath Road bridge project recommended replacing the single-lane bridge with a two-lane bridge, more than doubling the length of the bridge, and moving the bridge upstream during a public meeting Thursday, Jan. 14.
Waldoboro Selectman Seeking GOP Nomination for House Seat
A Waldoboro selectman is throwing his hat in the ring to represent the GOP in the upcoming election for House District 91.
Arrowsic Democrat Launches Campaign for Senate
Eloise Vitelli is back on the campaign trail, announcing her bid for the Democratic nomination for Maine Senate District 23, which includes Sagadahoc County and Dresden, in a kickoff event at the Bath Freight Shed Alliance on Saturday, Jan. 16.
Governor, First Lady to Attend Lincoln Day Dinner
Maine Gov. Paul LePage and First Lady Ann LePage will attend the Lincoln County Republican Committee’s Lincoln Day dinner in Bristol Mills on Feb. 12.
Pemaquid Resident Seeks Assistance for Bristol Dog Park
A Pemaquid woman is looking for committee members to help make a Bristol dog park a reality.
Hannaford to Complete Waldoboro Expansion Late this Year
The Hannaford Supermarket chain will complete the expansion of its Waldoboro location by the end of 2016.
Damariscotta to Request Bids for Snowplowing
The town of Damariscotta is planning to request bids for winter maintenance on the town’s roads and the downtown area. The board is scheduled to discuss the matter during the board’s meeting Wednesday, Jan. 20.
Westport Island Knitters Keep Children Warm
During the holidays at the beginning of the winter season, there was a posting on the wall at Wiscasset Middle High School offering free handmade mittens and hats to students. According to school nurse Joanne Krejsa, the mittens and hats went very quickly during the onset of winter.