Cafe looking at teen suicide

LEWISTON — The growing number of teen suicides will be discussed at Lifetree Cafe at 8:30 a.m. Sunday, May 20, at South Lewiston Baptist Church, 1919 Lisbon Road.

The program, “Exploring Teen Suicide: A Necessary Conversation,” will feature a filmed interview with Shay Black, a woman whose son unexpectedly took his own life.

In the interview, Black discusses the aftermath of losing her son. “The toughest thing about suicide is the person with all the answers takes them with him,” she said.

During the program, Lifetree participants will have an opportunity to discuss what could be contributing to the epidemic of teen suicide.

Questions about Lifetree may be directed to Travis Burleigh at 207-783-3316 or [email protected]


Seniors to hold memorial service

AUBURN — The First Auburn Senior Citizens will meet at 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 16. The board will meet at 10 a.m.

A memorial service will be held. Those attending should bring a bag lunch, cup and utensils. Bingo will be played.

At the last meeting, seniors held a 55th anniversary party with a lunch and entertainment by Jose Duddy. There were 60 members present.

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