Stories about Lovell


Lovell town meeting set for Saturday

LOVELL — Residents will be asked to approve an expected $1,115,984 budget at the annual town meeting Saturday. Voters will be asked to act on 88 articles, including electing a selectman, making a recommendation for the appointment of a code enforcement officer and see if the town wil...


Lovell landmark a great loss to the town

LOVELL — The Lovell Village's General Store that burned Saturday was once the hub of the community. "It was the center of village life," Lovell Historical Society member Catherine Stone said. "Some might argue it was the center of life in Lovell." Four days after an early-morn...


Saturday fire levels Lovell building

LOVELL — Fire crews from five communities battled a fire in a historic landmark building in Lovell Saturday morning. According to Chief Tom McKenzie of the Lovell Volunteer Fire Department, the fire broke out around 6:45 a.m. Saturday at 224 Main St. McKenzie said that by the ...


Lovell Village fire disrupts phone service

LOVELL — Firefighters were still on the scene of a major fire on Main Street in Lovell Village, an Oxford County dispatcher said at 2:20 p.m. Saturday. The fire at 211 Main St. began before 6:45 a.m., which is when firefighters and emergency responders were alerted to it. The ...


Lovell ice fishing derby is Feb. 16 and 17


Military note - Kori Macdonald

PARRIS ISLAND, S.C. — Marine Corps Pvt. Kori F. Macdonald, son of Joy M. Macdonald of Lovell, Maine, and Leonard Macdonald, of Sumner, Maine, earned the title of United States Marine after graduating from recruit training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot. For 13 weeks, Macdonald stayed ...


Well done - Students honored for achievement

PARIS — Kelly Laplante has been selected as the 2012-13 recipient of the Central Maine Community College Aspire Higher scholarship. This scholarship enables her to take up to 15 credits of CMCC courses tuition free at the Western Maine Community College Center in South Pari...


HUD survey seeks count of homeless

LEWISTON — If you or someone you know is homeless, Tri-County Mental Health Services needs your help. Government funds are sent to states and agencies based on the number of homeless that live in each community. Help get the resources you need simply by standing up being counted.


Donald E. Lovell

NORWAY — Donald E. Lovell Sr., 72, of Norway, died Monday, Nov. 19, at his home. He was born in Starks, April 7, 1940, the son of Leo and Audrey Crocker Lovell. He had been employed as a truck driver for C.N. Brown, as well as being a woodsman and doing car maintenance. He married De...


Sixth-grader donates funds in memory of LFD captain

BRIDGTON — McKenna McGrath, daughter of Matthew and Laurie McGrath of Lovell, sixth-grader at Molly Ocket Middle School, wanted to do something to remember Lovell Fire Department Capt. Scott Thomas, who died earlier this year after a battle against cancer. Thomas was a colleague with...