Stories about Livermore Falls


RSU 73 schools collect used electronics to earn equipment

LIVERMORE FALLS — Regional School Unit 73 is collecting used technology items such as digital cameras and cell phones to buy equipment for schools. Jay Middle School and some of its students became involved in the Funding Factory in 2001, district Technology Coordinator Randy Easter ...


Spruce Mountain students of the month listed

LIVERMORE FALLS — Several students were recently recognized as Students of the Month at Spruce Mountain High School South Campus. September


Towns have $300,000 plus in credits toward 2012-13 school budget

LIVERMORE FALLS – Each of the three towns in RSU 73 will have more than $300,000 previously raised by taxpayers applied to its share of the 2012-13 school budget. Voters will have to re-vote to spend that money at the district budget meeting this spring. District Business Manager Sta...


Briefly - Franklin County

Adult education JAY — RSU 73 Spruce Mountain Adult Education is offering the following academic and enrichment course offerings in Jay or Livermore Falls. During the spring semester, the following academic courses are being offered: writing, U.S. history, chem...


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...


R. Tremaine: An unfortunate term

Our beloved King Paul Le­Page made another appearance recently. I feel so good knowing that we have a man like him to command us. As is the case with all kings, King Paul must be obeyed and all of his edicts must be followed to the letter, or terrible retribution will befall us. 5


Livermore Falls high school staff to receive $7,294 in grants

LIVERMORE FALLS — Nine staff members of Spruce Mountain High School's south campus have been awarded a total of $7,294 in grants for technology equipment, service trips and reading materials. The grants from the Oak Grove Coburn Foundation are designed to support classroom teaching, ...


Spruce Mountain eighth-graders to attend Jay high school next year

LIVERMORE FALLS — RSU 73 directors voted unanimously Thursday to send all eighth-graders to the high school in Jay in 2012-13. The eighth-graders currently attend the adjacent Spruce Mountain Middle School in that town. This is something that the board has talked about and the...


Subcommittees to be formed for addition, decommissioning schools

LIVERMORE FALLS — RSU 73 directors voted Thursday to approve two ad hoc committees to address the disposition of closed schools and to determine the scope of an addition to the Jay high school campus. Both committees will need volunteers, including community members, teachers and stu...


Seniors discuss Feb. 13 party, more at weekly meeting

LIVERMORE FALLS — On Jan. 23 the Jay Livermore Falls Seniors met at Murray Hall with Shirley Couture presiding. The meeting opened with a prayer, salute to the flag and a moment of silence for departed members as well as for all men and women serving in the armed forces here and abroad.