Stories about Dixfield



Mexico High School Class of 1960 RUMFORD — The next class luncheon for the Mexico High School Class of 1960 will be held at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 18, at Gatch's Restaurant. For more information, call Jeanne at 364-8841. Stephens High School Class of...


Dixfield Police Department evaluation reviewed

DIXFIELD — The Board of Selectmen on Monday reviewed an evaluation from the Maine Chiefs of Police Association that pointed out ways to improve the Police Department. The board voted this past November to pay the association $6,000 to do an evaluation. The association is made up of a...


Dixfield selectmen schedule budget vote hearing

DIXFIELD — The Board of Selectmen unanimously voted Monday to schedule a public hearing Feb. 26 on whether to vote on the town budget at the annual town meeting by a show of hands or secret ballot, or to vote at a later date at the polls. The hearing will begin at 6 p.m. in the Dirig...


Dixfield picnic table shows Wednesday's snowfall

A picnic table at the Elsmore-Dixfield Center Rural Health Clinic opposite Dirigo High School in Dixfield was laden with snow on Thursday from Wednesday's storm.


Ludden Library lists new materials

DIXFIELD — Ludden Memorial Library has announced the new arrivals for December and January.  Adult fiction: Dying is My Business, Kaufmann; Drawn into Darkness, Springer; Something I’ve Been Meaning To Tell You, Munro; The Last Runaway, Chevalier; Hostage,...


After 19 year hiatus, Dixfield Special Olympics team wins Super G trophy

DIXFIELD — Team passion remained strong Tuesday, eight days after Emma's Happy Rebels team member Ross Bean won Alpine skiing's top trophy at the Special Olympics Maine Winter Ga...


Well Done: Students honored for achievements

NEW LONDON, Conn. — The following local students have achieved dean's honors, a recognition for students who have earned a grade point average of at least 3.65, or dean's high honors, a recognition for students who have earned a grade point average of at least 3.77, for the 2013 fall semest...


Two men killed in snowmobile accidents in Byron and Dixfield

BYRON — Two people were killed in separate snowmobile accidents late Friday night and early Saturday morning, officials said Saturday. They were the first fatalities of Maine's 2013-14 snowmobile season. Daniel Lavorgna, 47, of Mexico died at Rumford Hospital from injuries sustained ...


Oxford County Democrats held business meeting, caucus training

Caucuses will be held March 2 BETHEL — The Oxford County Democrats held their January meeting on Jan. 20 at the Crescent Park School, with attendance by Congressional candidates Sen. Emily Cain of Orono, Senate Majority Leader Troy Jackson of Allagash and Alden Smith...


Virginia L. Gordon

FARMINGTON — Virginia L. Gordon, 75, of Brier Lane in Farmington, died Tuesday afternoon, Jan. 28, at her home. She was born in Dixfield on March 27, 1938, a daughter of Burchard and Eleanor Adams Merrill, and received her education in Dixfield schools. In 1960, she married Reginald ...