Stories about Hebron

Hebron school spilled oil remains in snow, ice

HEBRON — Despite warm temperatures and melting snow, the heating oil contained in snow and ice in the wetlands surrounding Hebron Station School remained intact over the weekend, according to Department of Environmental Protection officials. Jessamine D. Logan, DEP director of commun...

Well done - Students honored for achievements

BRISTOL, R.I. — The following local residents are among those to be named to the Roger Williams University dean's list for the fall 2013 semester. Alexandra Landry of Wales, majoring in accounting Jacob Weeks of New Gloucester, majoring in gl...

Hebron school oil cleanup continues

HEBRON — Efforts by the Maine Department of Environmental Protection continued this week to recover about 1,500 gallons of heating oil believed to have seeped into wetlands surrounding the Hebron Station School when a basement oil tank was accidentally overfilled in December. DEP spo...

Love of dogs, outdoors propels dog-sledding business

HEBRON — Alex Therriault likes the quiet, when it comes, after the dogs are hitched and it's just them and the snow. “I love the dogs. I love the experience with the dogs, being out there with Mother Nature,” Therriault said. “There's no cellphones, none of this tec...

Oil tank bunker rooms used at other Oxford Hills schools

OXFORD — Two other schools in SAD 17 have oil tank bunker rooms similar to the one at Hebron Station School that failed to contain more than 1,900 gallons of oil spilled on Christmas Day, according to Superintendent Rick Colpitts. A month after oil leaked out of the school basement t...

DEP holding second meeting about Hebron Station School oil spill

HEBRON — A Hebron parent of two SAD 17 students said she and others want answers at Thursday night's public meeting about the Hebron Station School oil spill. “It just maddens me. It just maddens me,” repeated Michelle Campbell, owner of Hair Plus Salon in Norway. ...

Hebron society meeting at 7 p.m.

HEBRON — The next meeting of the Hebron Historical Society will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 28, at the Town Office, 351 Paris Road. The time was incorrectly reported in the Oxford Hills and City editions on Jan. 23 and again in a correction published on Page A2 on Jan. 25. It was an editing ...

Land owners near Hebron oil spill consider possible impact

HEBRON — Owners of properties abutting wetlands affected by a 1,950-gallon oil spill at the Hebron Station School say time will tell if the December spill will impact them. "I'm not concerned at this point, but I'm just going to wait to see," Davis Packard, who owns the Station Road ...

Hebron Station School location

HEBRON — A map published Friday on Page A11 misrepresented the location of the Hebron Station School. It is farther northeast on Station Road, near Bicknell Brook, which is a tributary to Bog Brook. It was an editing error.

Hebron society meeting at 7 p.m.

HEBRON — A story on the Hebron Historical Society published Thursday on Page B4 of the Oxford Hills and City editions should have said the society will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 28, at the Town Office, 351 Paris Road. It was an editing error.