Stories about Buckfield

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Oxford County arrest log

PARIS — The following arrests were logged at the Oxford County Jail: * James M. Burke, 52, of Fryeburg, March 19, fugitive from justice in New Hampshire warrant, Fryeburg Police Department. * Sandra L. Goodman, 47, of Buckfield, March 19, violation of protective order, $150 ca...

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Lee seeks Buckfield manager's job

BUCKFIELD — Interim Town Manager Dana Lee told selectmen Tuesday night that he sat down with his family March 12 and told them he is considering applying for the job. “I’ve come to like this town and the people. I would like to put my hat in,” he said. Select...

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Hartford-Sumner students focus on Canada

Students at the Hartford-Sumner Elementary School in Sumner are participating in Canadian studies. From left, front, are Hannah Shields, Nathan Cyr, Seneca Jacobs and Andrew Warren; back, Norliyana Menes, Zachary Grover, Cassandra Zak, Jordyn Bennett, Mackenzie Heathco and Jason Cates.

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Spring Fever Reliever in Sumner March 16

The group Old Grey Goose, which specializes in performance and partnership with local folk musicians, will be playing at the Hartford-Sumner Elementary School on March 16.

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Proposal seeks to study merging Rumford, Dixfield schools

DIXFIELD — The Falcons and the Cougars may be sharing a nest in the not-too-distant future, if a tentative proposal by RSU 10 Superintendent Tom Ward is approved by the board. Ward announced to all staff in the district late Tuesday that a proposal for a feasibility study for reconfi... 7

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Dixfield police log

DIXFIELD — Two more people have been summoned to court for passing stopped school buses, something that appears to be rising in the area, according to the Dixfield Police Department. * Milan Bickford, 18, Buckfield, received a summons at 8:41 a.m., Feb. 9, for passing a stopped schoo...

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RSU 10 inks two labor contracts

DIXFIELD — The RSU 10 board came to two labor agreements with the district's 30 nutrition workers Monday night following closed sessions. Superintendent Tom Ward said a one-year agreement that ends on June 30, 2012, and a three-year contract agreement that ends on June 30, 2015, will...

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Well done - Jessica Stocker

SPRINGFIELD, MASS. — Jessica Stocker was named to the dean's list at Springfield College for the fall semester. She is a 2008 graduate of Lewiston High School. She is the daughter of Thomas H. and Sarah M. Stocker of Buckfield.

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Springfield College dean's list

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — Springfield College has named the following local residents to the dean's list for academic excellence for the fall 2011 term.  Brandon Gruver of Auburn, studying applied exercise science. Kathryn Fitzgerald o...

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J. Berg: Did consolidation save money?

The Sun Journal has finally given the public some information regarding school consolidation, forced upon us by the state in 2009. In Maine, with fewer than 188,000 students and with numbers dropping, the enrollment is equal to or smaller than that of single-district cities and counties. C...