Stories about Buckfield


Boys' Soccer: Bobcats get revenge with big second half against Bucks

RICHMOND — The positive spin if you're a Buckfield boys' soccer coach, player or enthusiast — and yes, it is worth far more than a footnote — is that the Bucks played 120 sensational minutes this season against rival Richmond. Richmond being Richmond, however, the Bobcats...


Buckfield board sets tax rate 90 cents higher

BUCKFIELD — Selectmen on Tuesday set the property tax rate at $21.30 per $1,000 of valuation for 2013-14. It's a 90-cent increase from last year. The new rate was recommended by Town Manager Danna Lee and Tax Clerk Cindy Dunn. Dunn said 33.5 percent of the rate hike is due to ...


H.S. boys' soccer: Bucks blank Lakers

Michael Haley of Rangeley heads the ball during the first half against Buckfield on Thursday. 


Oxford Hills/Buckfield Adult Education lists classes

PARIS — The following classes will be offered at Oxford Hills/Buckfield Adult Education. Tuesday, Oct. 1 Computer Keyboarding, with Nancy Tyrrell, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Five weeks. Tuition is $40. Electrical Wiring for the Homeowner, with Chris Summers, 6:30-7...


Zadoc Library offers programs, seminars

BUCKFIELD — The Zadoc Long Free Library, serving Buckfield, Sumner and Hartford residents, is offering several opportunities to both help the library and benefit its patrons. First is its annual firewood raffle. Two individual cord prizes of split and seasoned wood, delivered, are av...


Well done - Student achievements

BALTIMORE — Joshua Charest, who is attending Johns Hopkins University, made the dean’s list for the recent winter semester. Joshua is the son of John and Louise Charest who live in Lewiston. He is a 2010 graduate of St. Dominic Academy,


Buckfield Withdrawal Committee decides all members will vote

BUCKFIELD — The Buckfield Withdrawal Committee decided Wednesday night that Chairman Glen Holmes should vote on all issues related to the town leaving Regional School Unit 10. Holmes said at the first meeting that he would not vote unless there was a tie. He said several residents th... 2


Buckfield board OKs bid from architecture firm

BUCKFIELD — The Board of Selectmen voted Tuesday night to accept a bid of $79,800 from Port City Architecture of Portland for services related to construction of the $1.2 million fire and rescue building. Town Clerk Cindy Dunn, acting on behalf of Town Manager Dana Lee, who was absen...


Extras die over and over in movie shoot Saturday in Buckfield

BUCKFIELD — To retired mailman Ray Hamilton, death on a splintery wooden sword seemed preferable to standing any longer. When his cue to die came, Hamilton — along with the 79 other extras who helped create director Michael Miclon's cinematic army — flopped to the gr... 2


High School Roundup: Eddies cage Bulldogs

AUBURN — Michael Hammond led a group of four players to tally goals Tuesday as Edward Little outgunned Lawrence 4-0 in another KVAC matchup. Seth Sterling, Jared Plourde and Brandon Binette also tallied for the Eddies to complete the scoring. Lew Jensen made 12 saves for Edward Littl...