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Oxford board OKs bond paperwork, receipt of donations

OXFORD — Selectmen authorized the town to sign a declaration that it would reimburse the tax exempt bonds used to pay for the waste water treatment facility. Town Manager Michael Chammings said the declaration is a U.S. Treasury requirement. The declaration also says that none of the...

NECAP tests show both academic growth and decline

OXFORD - Major changes across the Oxford Hills School District in 2010-11 and 2011-12, including staff and budget cuts, continue to play a significant role in the district's statewide tests results, say school officials. Results of the New England Common Assessment Progress (NECAP) ...

Green's first school board meeting

Newly-elected Oxford Hills School District Director Judy Green of Waterford participated in her first school board meeting Monday night. She ran unopposed in the March 2 annual town election mto replace long-time director Bill Hanger. Green is a former Adult Education director in the district. Fe...

Oxford Hills elinimates options for middle school space

OXFORD – School officials have narrowed the options for alternative housing of Oxford Hills Middle School students. Nick DiConzo, chairman of the Operations Committee and a West Paris representative on the Board of Directors, told fellow Oxford Hills School District directors Monday ...

Author visits Boxberry School

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NEWRY (add to rco)— Snowmobile Ride-in March 2, 12-5pm. To benefit Aimee Driscall's - Lung transplant, sponsored by Green Stock Snow Sports, it is being held at the Newry Grange Hall on Route 26, Newry Me. Second Chance Foundation, Chili, Raffles, Hamburgers, Hot Dogs. LEWISTON (add ...

University of Maine at Presque Isle names dean's list

PRESQUE ISLE, ME (02/15/2013)(readMedia)-- Two hundred and ninety-seven students at the University of Maine at Presque Isle have been named to the Dean's List for the Fall 2012 semester, according to Dr. Michael Sonntag, Provost and Academic Vice President. Sarah Emily Taylor of Industry, ...

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...

Oxford man who disappeared after crash summonsed for leaving scene

OXFORD — A local man who was the subject of a search after his crashed car was found last Saturday was summonsed for leaving the scene of an accident, Lt. Michael Ward of the Oxford Police Department said Thursday. Gene Stanley Burns, Jr., 24, was declared missing after his 2004 Satu... 2

Missing Oxford man found in Massachusetts

OXFORD — A 24-year-old Oxford man who went missing Saturday night was found in Abington, MA on Tuesday evening, reported Oxford Police Lieutenant Michael Ward. Gene Stanley Burns, Jr., 24, was last seen by a witness walking toward Mechanic Falls after crashing his vehicle on Robinson...