Stories about Jay


Jay voters to consider $300K for revaluation of Verso mill

JAY — Selectpersons will hold a special town meeting Monday, March 24, to ask voters to transfer $300,000 from the town’s $6 million undesignated fund to an account to do a revaluation on Verso Paper’s Androscoggin Mill. The money will be used to determine the fair and ju...


Fayette Baptist Church plans free supper


Spruce Mountain Adult Ed lists courses for March, April

JAY — During March and April RSU 73 Spruce Mountain Adult Education will offer the following classes. If interested, telephone 897-6384 for more information and to register. College Transitions is a 14-week class that can bridge the gap between you and college, impro...


Jay, Livermore schools holding kindergarten registration

LIVERMORE FALLS — Kindergarten registration is scheduled for Monday, March 31, and Tuesday, April 1, at the RSU73 central office on Cedar Street. Jay Elementary School and Livermore Elementary School kindergarten registration and screening will be by appointment only. Call 897-5719 o...


Franklin County arrest log

FARMINGTON — The following arrests recently were logged at Franklin County Detention Center: * Matthew Allen, 35, Vienna, driving after habitual offender revocation, violating condition of release, March 17,  no bail listed, by Franklin County Sheriff's Department. * Evan...



Tourism Network meets March 20 KINGFIELD — The Franklin County Tourism Network will hold its quarterly meeting from 2 to 4 p.m. Thursday, March 20, at Herbert Grand Hotel. Discussion will include 2014 marketing plan, Governors Conference on Tourism and Motor C...

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Spruce Mountain High School senior honored for scholarship

JAY — Erik Taylor, a senior at Spruce Mountain High School, has earned two recent academic honors that are a testament to his love of learning. At a Maine Association of Basketball Coaches (MABC) banquet during McDonald's All-Star Weekend on March 7-8, Taylor won a $2,000 scholarship...


Odd Fellows donate to area organizations

JAY — The Odd Fellows Williamson Lodge, No. 20, of Wilton and Livermore Falls held its annual banquet at LaFleurs in Jay and made donations to local organizations who provide community services. They included Western Maine Homeless Outreach in Farmington, Androscoggin Home Care and H...


Jay boy charged with break-ins at mill building

JAY — Police said a 12-year-old Jay boy was charged Tuesday with breaking into a building at the Otis Falls Mill twice. The investigation began Sunday night after a report of a burglary at the mill. Police were called there again late Monday night and discovered the same building had...


Jay police investigating forced entry into Otis mill complex

JAY — Police are investigating a forced entry into the Otis Falls Mill on Mill Street that was reported late Sunday. A representative at the mill reported the burglary at 10:07 p.m., Detective Richard Caton IV said. Officer Michael Mejia responded to the mill complex owned by ...