Stories about Norway

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Class of '52 sets Aug. meeting RUMFORD — The Class of 1952 from Stephens High of Rumford will meet on Monday, Aug. 6, at 11:30 a.m. at Dick's in Mexico for its monthly luncheon. All class members and guests welcome. Magic show venue change...

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Norway Baptist Church held 'Wild West' Bible school

NORWAY — The Norway Baptist Church family enjoyed a week of Vacation Daily Bible School with family fun for ages 5 to adults for the week of July 9-13. Charlie Chandler and his puppeteers performed each night. This year's theme was the Wild, Wild West. Charlie's program offered songs...

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Life in Oxford County

Oxford County, incorporated in 1805, is located on the western edge of Maine and borders New Hampshire. South Paris is the county seat. The towns of this region are mostly small and rural. This mountainous region provides four season recreation opportunities and boasts some of the state’s b...

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Supper cost is donations NORWAY — The First Saturday Community Supper will take place at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 4, at the Congregational Church of East Sumner, Route 219. Menu includes American chop suey, rolls, biscuits and desserts. Donations requested. There wil...

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OHCHS seniors held trap shooting contest

On April 28 two young men from the senior class at Oxford Hills Comprehensive High School held a trap shooting contest at the Norway-Paris Fish and Game Association Clubhouse and Range. Chad Jordan and Nick Michaud planned, organized, publicized, arranged the prizes and provided a wonderful cooko...

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Governor promises to issue Norway Opera House funds by 2015

NORWAY — Gov. Paul LePage has agreed to issue a $400,000 bond on or before June 21, 2015, allowing Norway to proceed with its $1.1 million rehabilitation of the Opera House. The letter, dated July 31 from LePage to state Treasurer Bruce Poliquin, authorizes the treasurer to issue the... 2

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Frost Farm showing Joanna Reese's artwork

NORWAY — Frost Farm Gallery will hold a First Friday reception on Aug. 3 for its "Love Unfolds Endlessly" exhibit, featuring original works by local artist Joanna Reese. The free reception will be from 5 to 8 p.m. at the gallery in the historic David W. Frost farm, 272 Pikes Hil...

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Jones Dance Band at Legion PARIS — Jones Dance Band will perform old-fashioned dance music from 7 to 10 p.m. on Saturdays, Aug. 4, 11, 18 and 25, at the Legion Hall.  The cost is $5. Historical Society sale Aug. 4 WEST PARIS &mdash...

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Donated photos provide details of historic farmland as it was in mid-1900s

NORWAY — A donation of old photographs showing the Roberts Farm on Pikes Hill has opened up a new view of the historic farm complex beyond the remaining farmhouse and old building foundations. “I literally had one photo that showed a barn and photos of cows,” said Lee Das...

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Oxford County arrest log

PARIS — The following arrests were logged at the Oxford County Jail: * Robert E. Bryant, 44, of Minot, July 30, domestic violence assault, Maine State Police. * James T. Devlin, 31, of West Paris, July 30, cultivating marijuana, tampering with evidence and two counts of p...