Stories about Mexico

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R. Briggs: The voice of the people

Sheryl Briggs is my wife, a mother and grandmother. She has also been a voice for the people and had their backs while being the state representative for Canton, Carthage, Dixfield, Mexico and Peru. She has been working very hard, 24/7, to support all her towns in the River Valley — ...

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Christian Women United Luncheon PARIS — The Christian Women United Luncheon will be held at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 16, at the South Paris Congregational Church. Sammie Angel from Dixfield will be the singer. Men are also welcome. Call Janice at 743-5770 for ...

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D. Murphy: Service to veterans a top priority

I write in support of Rep. Sheryl Briggs' re-election with regard to her strong support for veterans. She has made services for veterans one of her top priorities in the Legislature. She sponsored the Vietnam War Remembrance Day at my request, and saw that it passed. She has worked ... 2

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Industry man to serve one year for sexually assaulting teen

PARIS — An Industry man pleaded guilty Friday in Oxford County Superior Court to gross sexual assault of a 13-year-old girl in Mexico earlier this year. Christian Richards, 19, will serve one year of a five-year sentence; the remaining four were suspended. He will be required to regi...

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J. McHugh: Knows the struggles families face

I am writing in support of state Sen. John Patrick of Rumford. He is a maintenance worker at the local paper mill. He knows the struggles working families like mine have — taking care of aging parents, helping children with the high cost of education and the day-to-day grind of living the A...

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Rumford Grange harvest dinner RUMFORD — Rumford Grange 115 will have a harvest dinner on Sunday, Oct. 14, at the Rumford Center Grange Hall. The meal will include corned beef, ham, potatoes, vegetables, pickles, biscuits, drinks and famous homemade pies by the...

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New signs installed at Roxbury cemeteries

Ray Carver, left, of R & A Tractor Works of Mexico, watches Vern Porter, center, and Roxbury Selectman Mike Worthley install a new sign on Wednesday afternoon at Roxbury Village Cemetery beside Route 17. The volunteers donated their time to the town and Cemetery Committee project.

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Cans for a Cure drive DIXFIELD — From Wednesday, Oct. 10, through Friday, Oct. 12, T.W. Kelly Dirigo Middle School will be hosting a bottle drive in conjunction with the radio station Q97.9. Each year this radio station holds an event called Cans for a Cure at which ...

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K. Lawler: She will fight City Hall for you

I support Sheryl Briggs in her candidacy for District 93. She has served three terms and is eager to work tirelessly for her constituents in Augusta. I support her for her strong work ethic and top efficiency. She has been the driving force accomplishing a task that neither the town nor th...

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Craft fair seeks vendors DIXFIELD — The American Legion Ladies Auxiliary will be having their indoor craft fair the first Saturday of every month starting on Oct. 6 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Doors will open at 7 for set-up. One table is $10; two are $15. There wil...