Stories about New Vineyard

Well done - Student achievements announced

BIDDEFORD — Derrick Roy of Lewiston, a senior from Connecticut College, is conducting research in the lab of Bruce Branchini. Roy recently participated in the sixth annual Northeast Undergraduate Research Development Symposium. This National Science Foundation-suppor...

New Vineyard man accused of being fugitive from justice

NEW VINEYARD — A local man was arrested Wednesday night on a fugitive from justice charge after being stopped because of a loud exhaust on his van, Franklin County Lt. David Rackliffe said. Deputy Matt Brann initially tried to stop the Dodge Caravan on Route 27, but the driver turned...

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New Vineyard Historical Society NEW VINEYARD — The New Vineyard Historical Society will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 16, at Smith Hall. Fire Aux. bake sale, basket raffle FARMINGTON — The Temple Fire Auxiliary will hold its ann...

Tractor-trailer strikes tree; branch destroys steering column

NEW VINEYARD — The driver of a tractor-trailer received minor injuries when he lost control on the slushy road Sunday. Franklin County Sheriff Scott Nichols said the tractor-trailer was heading north on Route 27 at 12:40 p.m. Sunday. It went off the road on the right and hit a tree.

New Vineyard man accused of puncturing plow truck tire

NEW VINEYARD — A local man is accused of puncturing a plow truck tire on Thursday during a dispute over some snow left at the end of a driveway, Franklin County Sheriff's Department Lt. David Rackliffe said Monday. Kirk Hamel, 41, of New Vineyard was issued a summons on a charge of c...

New Vineyard plow truck's tire punctured in dispute with shovelers

NEW VINEYARD — A dispute between people shoveling snow and a plow truck driver ended with a punctured tire Thursday morning, Franklin County Lt. David Rackliffe said. “It is clear that everybody has had enough of the winter and the cold,” he said. Doug Nile, 41, of...

New Vineyard town meeting, election Saturday

NEW VINEYARD — Saturday's town meeting will offer voters an opportunity to elect new municipal officers and approve the budget for 2014. The meeting is set to begin at 9:30 a.m. at Smith Memorial Hall. Board of Selectmen Chairwoman Fay Adams said nominations and elections would be he...

Basic training graduates

SAN ANTONIO, Texas — The following area residents graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland. The airmen completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and b...

Well Done: Students honored for achievements

NEW LONDON, Conn. — The following local students have achieved dean's honors, a recognition for students who have earned a grade point average of at least 3.65, or dean's high honors, a recognition for students who have earned a grade point average of at least 3.77, for the 2013 fall semest...

New Vineyard GOP to caucus Saturday

NEW VINEYARD — The New Vineyard Republicans will caucus on Saturday, Feb. 8, at Smith Hall on New Vineyard Road. The morning will begin with refreshments at 9 a.m., with the caucus scheduled to start at 9:30 a.m. The purpose of the caucus is to elect delegates and alternates t...