Stories about Industry

4-H club holding hay-raiser for horse rescue shelter

TEMPLE — Members of the Giddy Up & Go 4-H Horse Club are preparing for Saturday's hay collection to benefit The Double B Equine Rescue in Industry. Shortly after forming in 2008, the club began supporting the nonprofit shelter on Route 148. Club members are looking for donations ...

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Shelter needs votes FARMINGTON — Franklin County Animal Shelter is seeking community help to win $1000 from Bangor Savings Bank's Community Matters more campaign. Go to www.bangor.com/Why-Bangor-Savings/Supporting-Our-Communities/Voting.aspx and write in the shelter....

Madison logging company fined for clear-cuts in Peru, Industry

PERU — The Maine Forest Service reported Friday that it fined T.R. Dillon Logging Inc. of Madison $35,000 for improper clear-cuts within the past two years on Dillon land in Peru and Industry. The forest service and Dillon entered an agreement to resolve the violations of state fores... 1

Military notes

Army Pvt. Era E. Damon has graduated from One Station Unit Training at Fort Leonard Wood, Fort Leonard Wood, Mo. The course included basic military training and advanced individual training. The basic military trainee received instruction in drill and ceremonies, weapons,...

Franklin County arrest log

FARMINGTON — The following were recently booked at the Franklin County Detention Center: * Dillan Hatch, 19, Wilton, two counts of violation condition of release, Jan. 26, no bail listed as of Jan. 30, Wilton Police Department. * Janie Mullins, 20, Augusta, warrant - failure t...

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Country music SALEM — A+E's Hill Country Music will return to the Salem Community Building for their February show at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 5. Homemade refreshments will be on sale and a donation box will be at the door. Hosted by the Salem Pine Tree Club.

Starks voters seek to join RSU 9

FARMINGTON — An effort that could bring Starks into Regional School District 9 moved a step forward this week. On Tuesday, two-thirds of the residents of the Somerset County town voted 164-27 to support withdrawing from RSU 59 based in Madison and join RSU 9. At the RSU 9 boar...

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Extension meeting INDUSTRY — The Industry Extension will meet at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 12 at Shorey Chapel. Program will be International. For more information contact Barbara Titcomb at 778-6780. Free supper JAY — This month's...

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Warm supper FAYETTE — The next Keep Me Warm supper will be held from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 7, at Fayette Central School. There will be food, music and raffles. Nonperishable food items will be collected for the Mount Vernon Food Bank, which serves the Fayette...

Local students enroll at Unity College

UNITY — The following local students will attend Unity College for the upcoming spring 2012 semester. Twenty-one students in all, from across the country, will join the community at America's Environmental College in January including Theresa Mosher of Wilton, Krist...