Stories about Eustis

Eustis voters OK warrant in 49 minutes

EUSTIS — Twenty-eight residents attending Saturday's annual town meeting approved a 28-article warrant as written, Selectman Jane Wilkinson said early Saturday evening. There wasn't even any discussion. "It took 49 minutes and everything passed," Wilkinson said. "We were tryin...

Three openings on the Planning Board need filling

EUSTIS – Residents have no school or municipal contested races to vote on Friday but there are three openings on the Planning Board that no one signed up to run for, Deputy Town Clerk Lori LeMont said. The elections from 4 to 8 p.m. on March 1 at meeting room at the Town Office. The ...

Well done

WESTBROOK — Deanna Merchant of Norway was named to the dean's list for the Westbrook College of Health Professions at the University of New England. NEWTON, Mass. — Josephine Hatch of Waterford has earned dean's list status for the 2012 fall se...

SAD 58 considers withdrawal proposal from Eustis

SALEM TOWNSHIP — SAD 58 directors began discussions Thursday on Eustis becoming a stand-alone School Administrative Unit by September. Superintendent Brenda Stevens met with the board at Mt. Abram High School to review the proposal and the district’s options and choices to prov...

Snowmobile crashes keep wardens busy over weekend

CHINA — Late snowfall and above-average temperatures and speed kept the Maine Warden Service busy with a rash of weekend snowmobile accidents resulting in injuries, including an incident involving a Strong resident. At about 2 a.m. Sunday, Maine wardens investigated a snowmobile cras...

HUD survey seeks count of homeless

LEWISTON — If you or someone you know is homeless, Tri-County Mental Health Services needs your help. Government funds are sent to states and agencies based on the number of homeless that live in each community. Help get the resources you need simply by standing up being counted.

SAD 58 board discusses Eustis withdrawal effort

SALEM TOWNSHIP — Directors received the first draft of the Eustis’ voters' proposal to withdraw from the SAD 58 district on Thursday n...

Stratton-Eustis tree-lighting is Dec. 1

STRATTON — The Stratton-Eustis Community will be celebrating the start of this year's holiday season at its annual lighting of the community Christmas tree. The festivities will start at 5 p.m. at the Diamond Corner B & B on the corner of Routes 27 and 4 on Saturday, Dec. 1. The ...

Franklin County Arrests

FARMINGTON —  The following arrests were recently logged at Franklin County Detention Center: * Zachary Webber, 31, Farmington, driving after suspension, Nov. 7, $250 cash bail, court appearance Dec. 20, Farmington Police Department. * Kimberly Helms, 28, Livermore, warra...

Residents vote to file petition to withdraw from SAD 58

EUSTIS — Residents voted 321-43 Tuesday to file a petition to withdraw from SAD 58. The petition will be filed with the SAD 58 Board of Directors and with the state commissioner of education to begin the process of leaving the five-town school district. Voters also authorized ...