Stories about Fryeburg

Labor board rejects charges by Fryeburg Academy faculty union

FRYEBURG — The National Labor Relations Board has dismissed several charges against Fryeburg Academy by the Fryeburg Academy Teachers Association that the school had agreed to salary raises and failed to give them. According to a release from Bernstein Shur, who represents Fryeburg A...

Babysitter training to be held in Fryeburg area

Girl Scouts of Maine to offer “Babysitting 101” Training Program for Girls in Grades 5 -9 in the Fryeburg Area Girl Scouts is offering a “Babysitting 101” training program for all area girls in grades 5-9. The program will include: Getting your baby-sitting business started ...

Fryeburg man pleads guilty to sexual touching, child pornography charges

PARIS — A Fryeburg man admitted Tuesday to sexually touching a young child and for possessing child pornography. Luke Edmunds, 23, who has no legal address, pleaded guilty in Oxford County Superior Court to possession of sexually explicit materials of a child under 12 and unlawful se...

Leonard Roland Kiesman

NORTH CONWAY, N.H. — Leonard Roland Kiesman, 83, of Fryeburg, died peacefully Tuesday, March 5, at the Memorial Hospital surrounded by his loving family. Len was a lifelong resident of Fryeburg and loved his "hometown." He graduated from Fryeburg Academy, Class of 1948, and married h...

Wrestling: Sheehan victorious at New England meet

By Bob McPhee Staff Writer When Connor Sheehan suffered a broken ankle in November, he never took his eyes off his ultimate goal. With plenty of hard work and dedication, that dream became a reality Saturday when Sheehan, of Fryeburg Academy, won an individual title at the Ne...

Plymouth State University dean's, president's lists

PLYMOUTH, NH (02/13/2013)(readMedia)-- The following students have been named to Plymouth State University's President's List. To be named to the President's List, a student must achieve a grade point average of 3.7 or better for the fall 2012 semester and must have attempted at least 12 credit h...

H.S. Skiing: Oxford Hills girls claim overall title; EL's Lever completes sweep

But by the slimmest of margins, the Oxford Hills girls' ski team pulled out its greatest triumph in 36 years Wednesday, thanks in part to the efforts of a pair of skiers so determined to finish their runs that they hiked up the mountain.

Roomful of Blues swings into the Leura

FRYEBURG — Roomful of Blues will perform at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, March 1 at the Leura Hill Eastman Performing Arts Center. For 45 years Roomful of Blues has been pleasing crowds around the world with the tightest, most joyful blues ensembles around, filling dance floors and theaters...

Legendary folk singer Peter Yarrow at Eastman Center

FRYEBURG — Combining both the views of the emotional songwriter and the American political activist, few have managed to be as inspiring as world-renowned singer/songwriter Peter Yarrow who will perform at Leura Hill Eastman Performing Arts Center at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 7 – s...

Joanne Ruth Stormann Littlefield

NORWAY — Joanne Ruth Stormann Littlefield, 79, of Paris, gracefully passed away on Feb. 12 at Stephens Memorial Hospital after a lengthy illness. She was lovingly surrounded by her children, grandchildren and dear friends as she finally found eternal peace. Joanne was born in Stillwa...