Stories about New Sharon

Voters to consider 49 articles at town meeting

NEW SHARON – Voters will consider electing a selectman, a road commissioner and an RSU 9 school director at the annual town meeting at 9 a.m. Saturday, March 2, at the Cape Cod Hill School. New Sharon elects its officials from the floor of the town meeting. Selectman Forrest B...

Franklin County Arrest Log

FARMINGTON —  The following arrests were recently logged at Franklin County Detention Center: * Tyler Glen Colpitts, 30, Peru, driving after suspension, Feb. 22, $100 unsecured, court appearance April 3, Farmington Police Department. * Angela M. Davis, 37, New Sharon, dri...

New Sharon man charged with stalking

A New Sharon man faces a charge of stalking a woman in that town. 2

Brick Church Concerts presents Mark Phillips

NEW SHARON — Singer-songwriter Mark Phillips will bring his folk music to Brick Church Concerts at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 16 at the Big Brick Church at 21 Cape Cod Hill Rd. Hailing from Pennsylvania and now living in Maine, Phillips has been dubbed a dynamic performer and all-around fun f...

Kents Hill School honor roll

KENTS HILL — The following area students were named to the Honor Roll for the Fall Trimester at Kents Hill School. Names marked with an asterisk also received effort honors recognition. Highest honors: Luke D. Arsenault, Manchester*; Laura M. MacDonald, Hallowell*; A...

Love, respect and work part of New Sharon couple's 70 years together

NEW SHARON —  Elliott and Marilyn Powers have some advice for married couples this Valentine's Day. “Take each day as it comes. If you disagree and there will be some disagreements, stop and think it over,” Marilyn, 86, said as she and her husband of 70 years sat tog...

Franklin County arrest log

FARMINGTON —  The following arrests were recently logged at Franklin County Detention Center: * Joshua J. Norton, 33, Farmington, domestic violence criminal threatening, domestic violence stalking,  Feb. 6, $250 bail, court appearance Feb. 21, Farmington Police Department.

University of New England announces dean's list

BIDDEFORD — University of New England has announced the dean's list for fall 2012. Auburn: Nicole Allen, Hilary Boulier, Madisun Bunker, Timothy Mains, Jordan Tate. Casco: Lauren D’Ascanio. Durham: Kerri Grant, Maxwell Roberts. Farmington: Brody Hines, Emil...

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Resource Depot names officers FARMINGTON — Everyone's Resource Depot held its annual meeting of directors on Feb. 2. Officers were elected for 2013 as follows: chairman, Bill Reid of New Sharon; treasurer, Maggie Griswold of Farmington, and secretary, Maria James of ...

Bear cub rescued in Norway, given new home

NORWAY —  A mere 30-pound orphaned male bear cub that kept appearing in the backyard of John McCormack's home in Norway in December was rescued by game wardens and given a new, temporary home.  "I got up one morning about four o'clock, I turned the coffee maker on ... ...