Stories about Phillips

12:00am

Church briefs

Easter at Lovell Church of Christ LOVELL — Easter activities at the Lovell United Church of Christ have been announced. A free program for children up to grade five, Egg-Citement, will take place from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, April 12. There will be crafts, ...

1:39pm

Avon man charged with driving to endanger

PHILLIPS — An Avon man told a Franklin County deputy Thursday that he didn't stop for 4 miles because he wanted to get home first and he didn't have his driver's license on him, Sheriff Scott Nichols Sr. said Friday. Zebulen Lariviere, 20, was arrested on misdemeanor charges of drivi...

12:00am

Briefly

Apple expert to speak PHILLIPS — John Bunker Jr., an expert on heritage apples, will be at the Phillips Area Community Center on Depot Street at 3 p.m. Saturday, April 5. Admission is free. Donations are welcome. Snacks will be available. The eve...

6:00pm

Franklin County arrest log

FARMINGTON — The following arrests recently were logged at Franklin County Detention Center: * Jessica J. Gammon, 34, Wilton, violating condition of release, March 31, released April 2, time served, by Wilton Police Department. * Sarah Copeland, 27, Farmington, warrant —...

2:47pm

Phillips man accused in break-in at Madrid Township garage

FARMINGTON — Police said a Phillips man was charged Wednesday with breaking into a garage on East Madrid Road in Madrid Township in January. Franklin County Cpl. Nate Reid and Lt. David St. Laurent arrested Aaron J. Barker, 32, on a felony charge of burglary, Sheriff Scott Nichols Sr...

8:10pm

Phillips loses plow truck to fire

PHILLIPS — A fast-moving fire reduced the town's 2010 International plow truck to charred rubble Wednesday. The driver was not injured. Public Works employee Matt Stevens was plowing the remote East Madrid Road when he saw the flames shooting from the hood of the double-axle wheeler,...

9:50pm

Public asked to observe winter parking rules

PHILLIPS — Winter parking challenges require cooperation and patience, Road Commissioner Ward Bredeau told selectmen Tuesday night. Bredeau said he is faced with a difficult situation each winter when he and his crew plow turnarounds for trucks and school buses. These spaces are for ...

6:20pm

Phillips driver issued summons in Farmington crash

FARMINGTON — Police say a Phillips man was given a summons charging following too close after his vehicle struck a car stopped on the Wilton Road. Timothy Haley, 34, was driving a 2004 Dodge minivan west on Routes 2 and 4/Wilton Road about 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Farmington police office...

12:00am

Franklin County arrest log

FARMINGTON — The following arrests were recently filed at Franklin County Detention Center: * Jonathan A. Loveitt, 34, Steep Falls, driving under the influence, March 21, no bail listed as of March 24, by Franklin County Sheriff's Department. * Shane C. Dunn, 23, Farmington, d...

12:00am

Franklin County arrest log

FARMINGTON — The following arrests were recently logged at Franklin County Detention Center: Joshua A. Kelley,  32, Phillips, domestic violence assault, March 19, no bail listed as of March 21, Maine State Police. Jeffrey L. Danforth Jr., 44, Sumner, warrant, unpaid fines...