Stories about Rumford

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Rumford-area woman accused of lying to police goes to trial

PARIS — The trial of a Rumford-area woman accused of making a false statement to police when she filed a formal complaint against a Dixfield police officer is expected to get underway on Tuesday morning. Nikki Libby, 35, faces one count of unsworn falsification, a Class D offense, in...

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Mountain Valley honor roll

RUMFORD — A Mountain Valley High School honor roll published on Page B4 of the Feb. 14 River Valley edition should have included Jacob Beauchesne, a freshman who achieved honors. Incorrect information was submitted to the Sun Journal.

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American Legion turning 95

Members of the American Legion recently visited the Governor’s office in Augusta to witness the signing of the Proclamation for “American Legion Day.”  This proclamation was created in honor of the American Legion’s anniversary, which takes place Saturday, March 15, w...

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Well done - Students honored for achievements

BALTIMORE, Md. — Emily M. Pakulski, formerly of Mechanic Falls, has received her Bachelor of Arts from Goucher College in May of 2013 majoring in communications with a concentration in studio art, with a final GPA of 3.45. Emily is a 2009 graduate of...

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John Jenkins: Motivational speaker to address MVHS students, parents

RUMFORD — Mountain Valley High School will host renowned motivational speaker John Jenkins from 1 to 2:15 p.m. Thursday, April 3, in Muskie Auditorium. After the presentation, Jenkins will lead an optional question-and-answer session for those students, teachers and community members who wi...

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Red Hat Mommas to meet March 24 MEXICO — The Red Hat Mommas of Western Maine will meet at 5:30 p.m. Monday, March 24, at the United Methodist Church. Spaghetti and meatballs will be served. Cost is $10, to be paid by Monday, March 17, to Isabel. ...

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Seven Rumford residents take out papers for two selectmen seats

RUMFORD — Town Clerk Beth Bellegarde said Thursday afternoon that seven people have taken out nomination papers for a pair seats on the Board of Selectmen. She said the earliest residents can file their nomination papers is April 11, and they will be due by April 25. The seven...

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Snowstorm postpones Rumford committee meeting

RUMFORD —  Wednesday night's initial meeting of the Rumford Comprehensive Plan Implementation Committee has been postponed due to the snowstorm, Terri Palmer, executive secretary, said Wednesday morning. The meeting was rescheduled to Wednesday, March 19, at 7 p.m. in the Munici...

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St. Patrick's Day supper, dance RUMFORD — A St. Patrick's Day supper and dance will take place Saturday, March 15, at the Snowshoe Club, 227 Waldo St. Supper will be served from 5 to 6 p.m. and consists of corned beef and ham, potatoes, cabbage, carrots, turni...