Stories about Andover


Students honored for achievement

NEW LONDON, N.H. — Colby-Sawyer College has named the following students to the dean's list for academic achievement during the 2012 fall semester. Kolby Adam Arnold, a member of the class of 2015, is an exercise science major from New Gloucester.


School buses involved in Hanover crash

One person seriously injured in a multi-vehicle accident involving two schoolbuses on Friday afternoon on Route 2 in Hanover is taken from a snowbank to a waiting Med-Care Ambulance by an ambulance crew and firefighters.


HUD survey seeks count of homeless

LEWISTON — If you or someone you know is homeless, Tri-County Mental Health Services needs your help. Government funds are sent to states and agencies based on the number of homeless that live in each community. Help get the resources you need simply by standing up being counted.


Ventilation, conservation project about to begin at Telstar

BETHEL — The SAD 44 board Monday approved a loan of $1.3 million from Norway Savings Bank for a period of 20 years for energy conservation and air quality improvements at the Telstar Middle/High School complex. Those funds, as well as $1.2 million in district reserve funds, will pay ...


James H. Bodwell

ANDOVER — James H. Bodwell, 82, of Andover, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 11, at his home following a brief illness. He was born May 28, 1930, a son of the late Ira and Marion (Robinson) Bodwell. He grew up in the Andover area and attended Andover schools. He was a graduate of Andover Hi...


Franklin D. Gammon

RUMFORD — Franklin D. Gammon, 67, of Andover, died Wednesday, Dec. 12, at the Rumford Hospital. He was a resident of Andover. He was born in Rumford, May 11, 1945, a son of Ira and Mary (Lufkin) Gammon Sr. He attended local schools. He owned and operated F.D. Gammon and Sons Logging....


Telstar student named Teen Who Cares

MEXICO — Cody Smith likes people. It shows in his work at the Victorian Villa Rehabilitation and Living Center in Canton, and as a junior firefighter with the Andover and Rumford fire departments. Smith, 17, of Andover was recognized by WCSH 6 Teens Who Care program. He receiv...


Andover panel to present school withdrawal plan

ANDOVER — The Withdrawal Committee plans to submit its plan to the SAD 44 board and Superintendent David Murphy sometime next week. Committee member and Andover Selectman Susan Merrow said once the withdrawal plan is submitted, negotiations between the committee and the board can beg...



Elks holding supper for vets RUMFORD — The Rumford Lodge of Elks 862 on 60 River St. will host a Veterans Supper from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 30. All vets eat for free. The cost of the meal is $7. Menu will consist of ham, potatoes, veggies and dessert. Ta...


Mayberry — Arsenault

Sarah and Joseph Arsenault ANDOVER — The wedding of Sarah L. Mayberry and Joseph R. Arsenault was held on Aug. 11 at the Andover Town Hall in Andover. Shannon Welch, family friend, officiated at the wedding. The bride is the daughter of Everett and Donna Mayberry of And...