Stories about Dixfield

Dixfield to vote on $2.15 million budget June 10

DIXFIELD — Residents will vote on a proposed $2.15 million municipal budget next week. Polls will be open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. June 10 at the Dixfield American Legion Hall. In previous years, residents voted on budget items at the annual town meeting in late May. After last y...

Briefly

Yard, plant sale June 7 RUMFORD — The Rumford Historical Society will hold its annual yard sale and plant sale on the grounds of the Lufkin School Museum in Rumford Center from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, June 7. Rain date is June 14, but plant sale will be held rain ...

River Valley agenda

Tuesday Dixfield: RSU 10 districtwide budget vote, 6:30 p.m., Dirigo High School Newry: Selectmen, 5 p.m., Town Office Rumford: Board of Assessors: 7 p.m., Municipal Building Wednesday Newry: Planning Board, 7 p.m., Town Office Mexico: Region 9 Schoo...

Household Hazardous Waste collection is June 7

MEXICO — The River Valley area will hold their annual Household Hazardous Waste collection event from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, June 7. All those household chemicals that have been sitting under kitchen sinks or in basements and garages for many years can be brought to the event at t...

Early (afternoon) robin gets the worm on East Dixfield lawn

A robin with a worm in its beak hunts for more food early Sunday afternoon on an East Dixfield lawn.

Former Rumford town manager Puiia hired to lead Dixfield

DIXFIELD — Carlo Puiia, Rumford's former longtime tax collector and its town manager of more than four years, was hired as Dixfield town manager, Angela M. Varnum, deputy treasurer and payroll administrator, said Friday morning. Varnum said selectmen held a special meeting Thursday n... 1

Briefly

Southern gospel music, testimonies RUMFORD — The East Wind Gospel Singers will share the gospel through southern gospel music and testimonies at 6 p.m. Sunday, June 1, at the Rumford Baptist Church, corner of Plymouth Avenue and Washington Street. The group co...

Preschool story time program collects baby supplies for needy children

Local children in Ludden Memorial Library's Pre-School Storytime program pose with baby items they have been collecting throughout the month of April for the Sheltering Wing, a program located in the old Peru Elementary School building that collects baby supplies for needy children. The Pre-...

Dixfield police log

DIXFIELD — The following arrests were logged by the Police Department: Charges * Natasha Kaufmann, 19, Dixfield, warrant charging failure to appear in South Paris District Court on charges of consuming liquor by a minor and theft, 7:45 p.m. May 18 on Main Street. She was taken...

Weld driver charged after police chase

DIXFIELD — Police said a Weld man is scheduled to appear Friday in 11th District Court in Paris on several charges related to a police chase Wednesday night. Cody D. Austin, 21, of 511 West Side Road, is charged with felony attempting to elude an officer, operating under the influenc...