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A.M. Sheehan has been in the news business for 40 years, including time as an editor at the Chatham Courier in N.Y., Kitchenware News, Beachcomber and Dover Community News in N.H., and the Summerville Journal Scene, Georgetown Times, Waccamaw Times and Inlet Outlet in S.C. In Maine she has been an editor for the Advertiser Democrat, Bethel Citizen, Franklin Journal and Livermore Falls Advertiser, and is currently managing editor for the Sun Journal's group of western Maine weeklies. She is a former journalist of the year in Maine, a Pulitzer finalist and winner of the Michael Kelley Award, the Polk Award and the Casey Medal Award. A.M. enjoys reading, theater, cooking and gardening.

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  • Published
    May 12, 2021

    How do they say that in

    English     Honor French     Honneur Spanish   Honor Italian      Onore German   Ehre Chinese   Róngyù   荣誉  

  • Published
    May 12, 2021

    Word of the week

    Honor To respect. To recognize and show admiration for publicly. We honor mothers and veterans with special days.

  • Published
    May 12, 2021

    Current Events/ Special Days

    The year is filled with special days to celebrate many different things. Ever wonder why? Let’s look at some special days in May. Mother’s Day It’s easy to understand Mother’s Day. Mothers are special people who should be celebrated every day! Mother’s Day is a holiday that celebrates mothers and motherhood. It started in the […]

  • Published
    May 6, 2021

    SAD 44 sets dates for budget referendum, hearing, election

    BETHEL — The SAD 44 School Board Monday set June 8 for a district referendum vote on the FY’22 budget and the at-large School Board election. It also set May 26 at 6:30 p.m.as the date for a remote public hearing on the budget. The proposed FY’ 22 school budget of $12,393,532, if approved, would increase […]

  • Published
    May 5, 2021

    How do they say that in

    English –  Journalism French – Journalisme Spanish – Periodismo Italian – Giornalismo German – Journalismus Chinese – Xīnwén xué  新闻学  

  • Published
    May 5, 2021

    Word of the week

    Journalism The job of collecting, writing, and editing news stories for newspapers, magazines, television, or radio. A reporter’s job is to bring readers and listeners true and fair journalism.

  • Published
    May 5, 2021

    World Press Freedom Day

    This year’s World Press Freedom Day theme “Information as a Public Good” serves as a call to everyone to understand and support the importance information as a public good, and explore what can be done to make journalism, transparency and empowerment stronger. The theme is very important to all countries across the world. It recognizes […]

  • Published
    May 5, 2021

    Franklin Group welcomes Neufeld

    FARMINGTON — The Franklin Group is pleased to welcome Staff Writer Kay Neufeld to its ranks. Neufeld, who will write for both The Franklin Journal and the Livermore Falls Advertiser, is a graduate of New York University with a bachelor of arts in journalism and gender & sexuality studies. She was most recently with the […]

  • Published
    April 29, 2021

    Woodstock approves Buck’s Ledge purchase, defeats Second Amendment designation

      WOODSTOCK — With plenty of flag waving and horn honking, Woodstock voters Monday approved all but one article on their town meeting warrant. It was the second year the annual town meeting took place outside in the town office parking lot, due to COVID concerns. Voters stayed in their cars, listened to town officials […]

  • Published
    April 28, 2021

    Word of the week

    Warmhearted Having or showing kindness, sympathy, and affection. Secretly delivering May baskets to neighbors is a warmhearted thing to do.  

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