Stories about Buckfield

Lowell family reunion held in Buckfield

BUCKFIELD — A Lowell family reunion was held Aug. 19 for the descendants of John and Ruth Lowell, who had resided on North Hill Road in Buckfield. The event was hosted by a grandson, Elwood Lowell and his wife Gloria, at their home on North Hill. A group of 70 gathered to enjoy the d...

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Library lists teen room hours NORWAY — Area teens in grades 7-12 are encouraged to take advantage of after-school offerings at the Norway Memorial Library. The Teen Room is open every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 2 to 5 p.m. Teens may relax, hang out w...

Girls' roundup: Royer’s goal gives Hornets a lift

ROCKLAND — Sadie Royer grabbed key passes from Meagan Dow and Brianna DeGone and fired one into the net with just 16 seconds left in regulation to give Leavitt a come-from-behind 2-1 win over Oceanside Tuesday. Phoebe Ferriaolo tallied the lone goal for Oceanside (4-1) with 20 second...

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Mexico High Class of 1948 MEXICO — The Mexico High School Class of 1948 will meet for their monthly luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 12, at Far East Restaurant. All members and their guests are invited. Second Zumba class added ...

Face Time: Entertainer, arborist, engineer and proud father David Tardy

LEWISTON — David Tardy plays guitar in a band, spends sunny days as an arborist on Chebeague Island and helped design a famous rocket car. It's a mix that might qualify him as Maine's Buckaroo Banzai. Yet, his resume is broadening still. On the set of Buckfield native M...

Buckfield Boys' Soccer

Coach: Travis Magnusson (third year) and Kyle Rines (first year). Last year's record:  6-8, lost in Western D quarterfinal Returning players: Seniors — Garrett Hamann (FB), Jacob Bailey (MF); Juniors — Kyle Chabe (FB), Jacob Kimball (MF); Sophomores — Brian Ca...

Buckfield Girls' Soccer

Coach: Travis Magnusson (first year) and Caleb McNaughton (first year). Last year's record: 3-9-1 Returning players:  Seniors — Michelle Boutin (FB), Elizabeth Strout (MF), Jessica Cooper (MF), Elizabeth Damon (FB), Dakota Warren (F); Juniors — Abby Campbell (FB), G...

Buckfield Golf

Coach: Jamie Henderson (third year) Returning athletes: Jonah Williams, Owen Bennett. Key losses: Caitlin Henderson. Promising newcomers: Senior — Justin Damon; Juniors — Hannah Gallant, Sam Zak. Season outlook: The Bucks picked up a great deal of experienc...

Hartford to vote on money for fire protection, roads

HARTFORD — A special town meeting is set for 9 a.m. Saturday at the Town Hall to vote on using reserve funds to pay for fire protection and to appropriate money for winter roads. At their 2012 town meeting, residents rejected the increased cost for fire protection from Buckfield, Can...

Buckfield board spells out meeting procedures

BUCKFIELD — The Board of Selectman opened its meeting Monday night by laying out the rules for public comments. “I started out as a board member wanting everyone to speak, as this is an open meeting,” Chairman Robin Buswell said. “Now I have to throttle down the ope...