Stories about Avon


Franklin County arrest log

FARMINGTON — The following arrests were recently logged at Franklin County Detention Center: Virginia H. Gordon, 40, Farmington, domestic violence assault, Jan. 29, no bail listed, Farmington Police Department. Travis Gordon, 20, Farmington, domestic violence assault, Jan. 29,...


Recreation Center fundraiser

Katrina Roy, a local Avon representative from Mexico, sets up Avon products at the Mexico Recreation Center on Monday evening as part of a fundraiser for a new stage mat. Roy said the products will be available to the public from Monday to Thursday during night games.


Timothy R. White

FARMINGTON — Timothy Ricky White, 56, of Avon, died on Jan. 13, at Edgewood Rehab and Living Center, following a long illness. He was born in Farmington, Oct. 24, 1956, the son of Beric and Priscilla (Merrill) White. He was educated in the schools of Phillips and graduated from Mt. A...


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.


Maine School of Masonry approved for GI Bill applicants

AVON — Maine School of Masonry is pleased to announce that the Veterans Administration, through the Maine State Approving Agency, has approved the school’s masonry program for educational purposes under the GI Bill. This allows veterans to fund their course at the school through the G...


John R. Darveau

AVON — John R. Darveau, 61, of Avon, formerly of Augusta, died late Saturday, Dec. 8, at his home in Avon, with his wife by his side. He was born June 10, 1951, in Gardiner, a son of Robert and Annabelle (Russell) Darveau Sr. He attended Augusta schools, graduating from Cony High Sch...



Church cancels Dec. 1 dinner LIVERMORE FALLS — Eaton Memorial United Methodist Church has canceled its planned roast pork dinner that was scheduled for Dec. 1. Organizers want everyone to support the benefit supper for Donald Simoneau being held the same night. The ...


Two die in Thanksgiving Day crashes in Avon, Peru

Two people died Thanksgiving Day in predawn highway crashes in Avon and Peru, police said, and road conditions were factors in both. Sgt. Aaron Hayden said Carlton Haggan, 38, of Strong was traveling north on Route 4 in Avon when he lost control of his car at about 5:45 a.m. Thursday. ...


Howard — Adams

Nikki Howard and Aaron Adams WILTON — Francis and Mary Howard of Wilton are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Nikki Michelle Howard, to Aaron Michael Adams, son of Gregory and Andrea Adams of Avon. The future bride graduated from the University of ...


Kennebec Valley Community College dean's list

FAIRFIELD — The following students have earned a place on the Kennebec Valley Community College spring 2012 dean's list by achieving a grade point average of 3.5 or higher while carrying nine credit hours or more for the semester. Avon: Cathe A. Kelley. Chesterville: Amy A. Cu...