Winners will be based on public votes

MECHANIC FALLS/DIXFIELD – Elm Street School in Mechanic Falls and Dirigo High School in Dixfield are in the Top 100 of U.S. Cellular’s Calling All Communities campaign.

The top 18 schools that receive the most votes will win a share of $1 million to spend any way they see fit. The school that garners the most votes will receive $150,000 and the next 17 schools will each receive $50,000. The voting period ends Oct. 21.

The full Top 100 school list for this week can be seen at

Anyone 18 years or older can visit any U.S. Cellular store and receive a code to vote for their favorite school at Enter the code online at to cast a vote. The winning schools will be announced in November.

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