February 20, 2002 RSS feed / Front Page

Community looks into town needs

KINGFIELD -- A new fire station, a place for kids to hang out, a Little League field and transportation services were all discussed as needs that exis More...

School budget recommendations made

PHILLIPS -- SAD #58 Superintendent Quenten Clark presented the proposed budget for the 2002-2003 school year at the school board meeting on Feb. 14. T More...

Changes considered to allow hair salon

KINGFIELD -- At their Feb. 11 meeting, the selectmen spoke with Darlene Shink who would like to put a beauty salon in the old movie theater on Main St More...

Local DAR celebrates 100 years

NORTH ANSON -- On Friday, Feb. 22, the members of the Ruth Heald Cragin Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution will witness a milestone f More...

Mt. Abram Profile of the Week:

The Underlook Patio Project

SALEM -- When Chad Mitchell entered Mt. Abram High School his freshmen year, he knew he wanted to leave behind a legacy that would remain long after g More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Gertrude M. Cheek

1928-2002 -- She enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren

FARMINGTON -- Gertrude Mildred Cheek, 73, a two-year resident of Strong, died early Friday evening, Feb. 15, 2002, at the Franklin Memorial Hospital i More...

Clifford L. Davis

1934-2002 -- For many years, he enjoyed bowling

WILTON -- Clifford L. "Smokey" Davis, 67, of Wilton, died suddenly at his home on Feb. 9, 2002. He was born on Dec. 3, 1934, at his home in Dryden, More...

James T. Edwards

1927-2002 -- He enjoyed reading westerns, woodcarving, barbequing chicken for the V.F.W. and loved to mow lawns NEW PORTLAND -- James T. Edwards, 74, More...

With a little help from our CVA friends

Carrabassett Valley Academy student Justin Raden, left, was one of the many CVA students who helped coach the athletes at the Special Olympic Winter G More...

Wind farm comes to Redington area

REDINGTON -- If all goes according to plan for the Endless Energy Corporation (EEC), as soon as mud season is over, construction will begin on the Red More...

Alfred Viles made honorary deputy sheriff

FARMINGTON -- Franklin County Sheriff Dennis Pike repaid an old friend for his help over the years on Thursday, Feb 14. During the Edgewood Rehabilita More...

McKee ends reign on school board

KINGFIELD -- After two three-year terms, Jack McKee's time on the school board is almost up, and he is encouraging those interested in the education o More...

Blue star banners to grace Phillips' homes

PHILLIPS -- The Prescott/Fairbanks American Legion Post #64 recently honored area parents of children in active duty by presenting them with Blue Star More...