Stories about Livermore Falls

Scholarship winners

Oriental Star 21 Masonic Lodge, Livermore Falls, awarded two scholarships recently. The Jay High School winner was Bethany Moore and the winner from Livermore Falls High School was Sam Chabot. The criteria for the award was based on grade point average, community involvement and letters of recomm...

Jay woman charged with assaulting police officer

LIVERMORE FALLS — A Jay woman was charged Thursday night in a case where a police officer was pushed after he responded to a domestic verbal dispute reported by a neighbor. Jessa Ahlstrom, 21, was arrested on a charge of assault, police Chief Ernest Steward Jr. said Friday. Sg...

Participation in energy-efficiency program to be considered

LIVERMORE FALLS — Selectmen voted Tuesday to put an article on the annual town meeting warrant for voters to consider adopting an ordinance that would allow the town to participate in the state Property Assessed Clean Energy program. The ordinance is needed for residents to access th...

Medical arts center to hold open house in Livermore Falls

Franklin Memorial Hospital will hold an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 21, at its new $4 million, 13,500-square-foot Androscoggin Valley Medical Arts Center on Main Street in Livermore Falls. The building will house the hospital's outpatient services and Franklin Health Livermore Fal... 1

Board approves Livermore Falls school closure

LIVERMORE FALLS — RSU 73 directors voted unanimously Thursday night to close the high school in Livermore Falls no later than June 30, 2013. The board found the school — one of two campuses of Spruce Mountain High School — is unnecessary or unprofitable to maintain within...

Briefly

OHHS '72 reunion PARIS — The Oxford Hills High School class of 1972 is planning its 40-year reunion on July 7. Class members are invited to provide current contact information to Paul Ricci at 515-6881 or paulricci@hotmail.com, or Lynn Hamper at 539-4586 or lh...

Woman charged with endangering kids in marijuana case

LIVERMORE FALLS — A Jay woman faces a charge of endangering the welfare of minors in a case involving the planned sale of a marijuana joint to three 14-year-olds, Livermore Falls police Chief Ernest Steward said. Lt. Thomas Gould investigated and charged Nicole Hennessey, 30, by summ...

Some students embrace dress code

DEAR SUN SPOTS: You are, indeed, a sunny spot in our day! Thank you for all you do. There was an article in the Sun Journal at the beginning of the school year about a high school or middle school in the Jay-Livermore area. Their principal...

Roland A. Mercier

SOUTH PARIS — Roland A. Mercier, 92, a lifelong resident of Park Street, Livermore Falls, died Sunday, Jan. 15, at the Maine Veterans' Home. He was born Feb. 18, 1919. in Livermore Falls, the son of Wilfred A. and Rose Anna (Lemay) Mericer. Roland attended school in Livermore Falls. ...

Scouts help homeless

Cub Scout Pack 599 Webelos 1’s from Jay, Livermore Falls and Fayette raised more than $200 for the homeless during the month of November, Homeless Awareness Month. The fundraiser was coordinated through Family Promise, the Greater Franklin County Homeless Coalition and the United Way of th...