Stories about Otisfield

Ruth Chamberlain Abbott

MESA, Ariz. — Ruth Chamberlain Abbott, 81, of San Tan Valley, Ariz., formerly of Otisfield, died Dec. 12, in Mesa, Ariz. She was born in Hartford, Dec. 14, 1930, the daughter of Donald Eugene Chamberlain and Ruth Gertrude Bryant. She was a member of Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-D...

HUD survey seeks count of homeless

LEWISTON — If you or someone you know is homeless, Tri-County Mental Health Services needs your help. Government funds are sent to states and agencies based on the number of homeless that live in each community. Help get the resources you need simply by standing up being counted.

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Transportation to vets job fair NORWAY/PARIS — A veterans' job fair will be held Tuesday, Jan. 15, at the Lewiston Career Center. Transportation from Norway/South Paris is available, for a nominal fare, on a first-come/first-served basis, by calling Western Maine Tra...

Rotary provides for food banks

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Master Gardener registration PARIS/MEXICO — The University of Maine Cooperative Extension is once again offering the very popular Master Gardener Volunteer training in 2013. For the first time the course is being offered in two locations: Thursday evenings at the Sou...

Court hearing expected on Otisfield cell tower

OTISFIELD — The fate of U.S. Cellular's proposed 180-foot telecommunications tower on Scribner Hill may be decided soon. The Planning Board approved the application in January 2012, but the decision was appealed and eventually the matter taken was over by Oxford County Superior Court...

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New Year's party at Eagles RUMFORD — The Rumford Eagles will hold a New Year's party in the club's function hall, with entertainment by Borderline Express. Doors open at 8 p.m. Monday, Dec. 31,with the band playing from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. There will be party fav...

Military note - Joshua McLaughlin

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Army Sgt. Joshua B. McLaughlin has returned to the U.S. after being deployed overseas at a forward operating base to serve in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. Operation Enduring Freedom is the official name given to anti-terrorism military operations involvi...

Robert Ellis Stone

OTISFIELD — Robert Ellis Stone passed away surrounded by his family on Dec. 21, at his childhood home in Otisfield. Robert was born in Otisfield, April 30, 1941, the son of Ellis A. Stone and Estelle (Pottle) Stone. He was educated at Otisfield Elementary School, Casco High School an...

Otisfield Community School academic awards

OTISFIELD — Otisfield Community School has announced awards for the first trimester of the 2012-13 school year. The following Otisfield Community School students earned Academic Recognition Awards, meaning they met and/or exceeded grade level expectations in all academic areas, for the firs...