Stories about New Sharon


Soldier injured in New Sharon crash

NEW SHARON – A Waterville soldier was injured Friday afternoon when a truck driven by a Livermore Falls man attempted to pass a line of slowing cars traveling east and struck the one that was turning left on to Lane Road from Route 2. Bruce Roscoe, 45, of Waterville, a recruiter for ...


New Sharon man ordered held without bail

FARMINGTON – A New Sharon man was ordered to be held without bail Monday after police say he struck a woman with a loaded pistol on Friday. The man was previously charged in February after he pushed a state trooper and was disorderly in 12th District Court on 2012 charges. Ronald Beg...



PARIS — The Oxford Hills Chapter of AARP will meet on Monday, March 11th at the First Congregational Church on E. Main Street, South Paris. Lunch will be served at 12 noon and include ham with macaroni and cheese. The cost is $6.50 and reservations are required by calling Ruth at 744-9069 b...


New Sharon town meeting voters choose new road commissioner

NEW SHARON — About 150 voters elected a selectman, road commissioner and an RSU 9 school director at Saturday's nearly six-hour-long annual town meeting at the Cape Cod Hill School. Paul Mills was elected as moderator. In elections from the floor, Selectman Forrest Bonney was ... 1


University of Maine at Fort Kent dean's list

FORT KENT — Dr. Rachel E. Albert, vice president for academic affairs at the University of Maine at Fort Kent, has announced that the following students were named to the dean’s list for the fall 2012 semester. Auburn: Destiny Lizotte, Christa Metivier, Jessica...


Thomas College announces fall 2012 dean’s list

WATERVILLE — Area students who were named to the dean's list at Thomas College for the fall 2012 semester are: Industry: Shayne Kemp, majoring in international business. Jay: Brenda Hiscock, entrepreneurship and small business management. ...


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...