Stories about Jay

12:00am

Happenings around Spruce Mountain Middle School

JAY — Spruce Mountain Middle School has announced the following news and activities. The winners of the SMMS spelling bee were, first place, Mason Shink; second, Jaice Alsaedy; third, Cecelia McDonald and fourth, Jordan Daigle. 2013-14 student council members are, grade six, ...

12:00am Livermore Falls Advertiser

Students learn about famous Mainers

JAY – Jay Elementary School fourth graders have their own unique way of learning about famous Maine people – by participating in a wax museum. They showed their families what they had learned by portraying well known Mainers in an activity Feb. 26. The students picked a Maine p...

12:00am

Tonight's agenda

Franklin Jay: Selectmen, review budgets with department heads, 6 p.m., Town Office Oxford Hills Hartford: Planning Board, 7 p.m., Town Hall Newry: Annual town meeting, 6:30 p.m., Grange Hall; potluck at 5:30 p.m. River Valley Peru: Selectmen, 6 p.m., Town...

11:28pm

Timeline set for Jay budget development, town meeting

JAY — Selectpersons are scheduled to meet Monday with Town Manager Shiloh Ring LaFreniere and department heads to begin discussion on budget needs for 2014-15. The workshop starts at 5 p.m. March 3 at the Town Office. The meeting kicks off a timeline leading up to the annual t...

11:33am

Budget Committee members reappointed in Jay

JAY — Selectpersons have reappointed several residents to the Budget Committee. The board made the appointments on Monday. Reappointed to terms that will expire on Dec. 31 are Terry Bergeron, April Hartford, Charles Riekert, Vickie Braley and Ricky Merrill. There is a vacant ...

12:00am

Scholarship contests for students, parents, teachers

JAY — Commander Palmer Hebert and Voice of Democracy and Patriot’s Pen Chairman John Dube of the Frank L. Mitchell Post 3335 and Gail Kerns-Dube, co-chairperson of the Ladies Auxiliary, announced the kick-off of this year’s scholarship contest. Voice of Democracy is a pat...

8:20pm

Discarded stove ashes start fire in Jay

JAY — A container of ashes from a wood stove beside a door started a house fire at 23 Maxwell Road on Wednesday afternoon. Benjamin York and his son live at the home owned by Byron Johnson, Assistant Chief Mike Booker of the Fire Department said. A door and part of a wall in t...

12:00am Livermore Falls Advertiser

Jay HS graduate running Boston Marathon

JAY — Katie Nemi is running this April's Boston Marathon in memory of her grandfather, Joe Nemi — and for lung transplant patients. The 2008 Jay High School graduate recently graduated nursing school and now works in the Thoracic Unit at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston. ...

1:04pm

Share Shack opens for Jay residents

JAY — The Transfer Station started accepting items Tuesday for a Share Shack for Jay residents. The town has been considering setting up a place to share good items instead of throwing them away or recycling them at the Transfer Station for a while, selectperson Board Chairman Steve ...

12:00am Livermore Falls Advertiser

Benefit for Jay father and son

JAY – There will be a spaghetti supper and dance on March 15, 2014 at the AMVETS in Jay to benefit Brian Dalot and his son, Carson. Brian is recovering from open heart surgery and Carson was hospitalized for two months following a cardiac arrest. Carson is 20 months old. His grandmot...