Stories about Buckfield

H.S. softball: Buckfield edges Rangeley

BUCKFIELD — Sometimes softball pitchers not only rely on a tireless arm but also nerves of steel. There were moments Tuesday that Buckfield pitcher Amber Arsenault needed to settle her stress level a little bit. When she did, the junior hurler was at her best. Despite facing a couple...

RSU 10 budget awaits decision by bargaining units

DIXFIELD — The RSU 10 board's proposed budget for 2014-15 likely will depend on a meeting Wednesday morning among leaders of the bargaining units of the Western Foothills Educational Association. At Monday’s school board meeting, Superintendent Craig King said he will have a pr...

Military notes

SAN ANTONIO, Texas — The following local residents recently graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland. Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Dustin R. Beard is the son of Kera Gauthier of Sabattus. He is a 2013 graduate ...

Military notes

SAN ANTONIO, Texas — Air Force Reserve Airman 1st Class Kimberly L. Stetson graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core value...

Area students named to Colby College dean's list

WATERVILLE — Area students were named to the dean's list at Colby College for their outstanding academic achievement during the fall semester of the 2013-14 year. Xiaojie Chen, a sophomore, is the son of Liting and Sumei Chen of Wilton, and attended ...

S. Perkins: Honest response to voter concerns

Discussion continues about the petition that was circulated in Buckfield to stop the process of withdrawal from RSU 10. The idea of the petition came about because the towns of Sumner and Hartford chose not to be involved in the reformation of the old SAD 39. When Buckfield residents learn...

Buckfield residents grapple with RSU 10 withdrawal

BUCKFIELD — Residents told the Buckfield Withdrawal Committee they are still uncertain what's best for students, staying in RSU 10 or forming their own school system. Nearly two dozen residents attended a public hearing last week called by committee Chairman Glen Holmes to "gauge" wh...

Ida M. Tribou

WEST PARIS — Ida M. Tribou, 80, of Buckfield, died Wednesday, April 16, at Ledgeview Living Center. She was born in Penacook, N.H., on Sept. 9, 1933, the daughter of Lester Edward and Cora Alice Runnells Murray. She grew up on a poultry farm and was educated in Concord, N.H., schools...

Sun Journal

Buckfield softball preview

Coach: Sandy Albert (first year)

Sun Journal

Buckfield Baseball Preview

Coach: Joe McLaughlin (fourth year) Last year's record: 17-2, lost in Class D championship Returning letter-winners: Seniors — Jonah Williams (P/1B), Owen Bennett (P/3B), Keenan Stockdale (P/OF); Juniors — Jared Eastman ...