Stories about Fryeburg


Well done

BRUNSWICK — The following students of the Brunswick Maine Center for Continuing Education of Southern New Hampshire University have been recognized for academic achievement for terms in fall 2012. President's list: Chamberlin Baerd, Lewiston; Marilyn Brinnick, New Gl...


Students honored for achievement

NEW LONDON, N.H. — Colby-Sawyer College has named the following students to the dean's list for academic achievement during the 2012 fall semester. Kolby Adam Arnold, a member of the class of 2015, is an exercise science major from New Gloucester.


Well done - students honored

WORCESTER, Mass. — The following local residents were among 1,337 students from Worcester Polytechnic Institute named to the university's dean's list for academic excellence for the fall 2012 semester. Olivia Doane of Durham, a senior majoring in biomedical engineeri...


Saint Joseph's College dean's list

STANDISH — The following local residents were named to the dean's list at Saint Joseph's College of Maine for the fall semester. Elizabeth Allen of Gray, Susan Attianese of Naples, Meghan Bradley of Fryeburg, Willie Brown of Fayette, Christopher Bryant of Gray, Sophie-Mary Creegan of...


Maine Warden Service’s No. 2 man, Gregg Sanborn, dies of cancer at 47

AUGUSTA — The Maine Warden Service and state officials are mourning the loss of State Game Warden Maj. Gregory “Gregg” Sanborn, who died at approximately noon on Tuesday at the age of 47. The Fryeburg native, a 23-year-veteran of the Maine Warden Service, had been battlin...


Fryeburg takes down West B wrestling crown

By Bob McPhee Staff Writer YORK — Fryeburg brothers Connor and Zach Sheehan each realized the opportunity they had Saturday. And they both delivered, winning back-to-back individual championships to lead the Raiders to a win in the Western Class B regional wrestling championsh...


Wrestling: Dirigo captures Mid-State crown

RUMFORD — When Nelson Pepin stepped on the mat for the 182-pound championship match, the Dirigo wrestler listened as the crowd cheered. He maintained his focus, and promptly took care of business. The Cougars’ wrestling team followed suit. Using its considerable depth, D...


H. S. Skiing: Eastman, James repeat at Sassi

RUMFORD — It was a thought Silas Eastman didn't want to dwell on. The Fryeburg senior couldn't help but think about it this week. After two straight wins at the Sassi Memorial Classical ski race, it was too tempting for Eastman to contemplate a third consecutive win. "I tried ...


Conversation on consolidation of registrars finds opposition in Fryeburg

PARIS — A bill to study possible changes to Oxford County's current system of two registries of deeds raised ire from attorneys and municipal officers in the Fryeburg at Tuesday's meeting of the county commission. The bill was pulled Tuesday and is no longer under discussion in Augus...


Fryeburg man gets four years for burglary

PARIS — A Fryeburg man pleaded guilty Tuesday to breaking into a home in Porter and stealing guitars and jewelry. Zachary E. Jackson, 24, pleaded guilty to burglary, two counts of theft and receiving stolen property in the April 13, 2012, incident. He was sentenced to four years in p...