December 2012

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Thu
27
Dec

Winter Wonderland

Some of Washington County, including Calais and the surrounding communities, got pummeled by snow and rain last week. Other parts of the county, including Eastport and Machias, reported just a dusting. In celebration of the winter wonderland, several snowmen families cropped up around Calais. 

Wed
05
Dec

The Dragon’s Den

Camille Howard 

This was a busy week at WHS. Let’s go to the cash register and check out this week’s news. 

Wed
05
Dec

Edmunds School

Priscilla Hobart

726-0636

Pre-K/Kindergarten:  Throughout the school year, our classroom has been listening to music by Rick Charette.  We were very excited to meet Mr. Charette in person when the Charlotte School invited us to their school to see him.

Wed
05
Dec

Calais High School

Quinn Sluzenski

The first week of December is of course filled with Christmas spirit and other aspects of the winter season.  Band, sports, Yearbook, and National Honor Society are all busy this week.

Wed
05
Dec

Indian Township

Geri Reynolds

796-2362

Going to go to GONA?  That is exactly what happened last week when a Passamaquoddy Gathering of Native Americans and Special Friends occurred at the Indian Township Boys and Girls Club from November 27-29th.

Wed
05
Dec

Calais

Sharon Frost

454-3339

Birthstone Turquoise for success.

Flower: Narcissus for precious moments.

December 5th Somalia Campaign began (1992)

Wed
05
Dec

Baileyville

Dorothy Johnson

Wed
05
Dec

Dennysville

Priscilla Hobart

726-0636

 

Wed
05
Dec

Robbinston

Kathy Mekelburg

454-0654

Wed
05
Dec

Grand Lake Stream

Wed
05
Dec

ALDEN E. CLARK

Alden E. Clark, 90, passed away peacefully Friday, November 30, 2012. Alden was born December 26, 1921 in Calais, the son of Willis and Annie (Brown) Clark. He was predeceased by his wife Gertrude (Dinsmore) Clark in 1987 and a grandson, Kirk Clark, in 2009.

Wed
05
Dec

KENNETH G. MANSHIP

Calais – Kenneth Gregory Manship, 80, passed away Tuesday, November 27, 2012 with his loving wife by his side at a Bangor hospital.  Kenny was born in Caribou on January 19, 1932, son of the late Clinton and Ellen (Noonan) Manship.  He graduated from Calais Memorial High School in 1951 and served in the Army National Guard.  Kenny worked for Georg

Wed
05
Dec

Meddybemps

Linda Baniszeski

email: LBaniszeski at myfairpoint.net

Wed
05
Dec

Cooper

Arline Flood

454-3347

Thu
27
Dec

Perry Resident Spreads Holiday Cheer

Kathleen Staples of the Calais Free Library accepts her box of Ganongs chocolates from Len Bard, an appreciative customer. Bard believes in giving a small token of his appreciation for good service throughout the year. Photo by Dorothy Johnson)

By Dorothy Johnson

Thu
20
Dec

Community Remembers Their Loved Ones

By Marla Hoffman

In memory of the 140 individuals who died this year, a Holiday Remembrance Service was held at St. Anne’s Episcopal Church last week, hosted by Mays Funeral Home. 

Thu
20
Dec
Mon
17
Dec

Next Step Check Presentation Rescheduled for Friday

The Next Step Domestic Violence Project, serving Washington and Hancock counties, will hold a check presentation ceremony on Friday, Dec. 21, at their office at 23 Broadway in Machias. 

Thu
13
Dec

Eastport Accident

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A pickup truck went off the bank on Clark Street in Eastport December 7. (Photo by Jim Lowe)

Wed
05
Dec

Machias Dental Employee of the Month

The employees of Machias Dental selected Terry L. Bagley to be their November Employee of the Month.  Terry joined the general dental practice on U.S.

Wed
05
Dec

Princeton

 Sharon Norman

Wed
05
Dec

KYLE R. COX

BAILEYVILLE – Kyle Robert Cox, 47, passed away at his home unexpectedly on Friday, November 30, 2012.  He was born to Edward and Jenny (Newlends) Cox in Calais on May 15, 1965.  He attended Woodland High, graduating class of 1984 and was proud to have been a lifelong resident of Woodland.  Kyle served his country as an Army Airborne Ranger, he wor

Wed
05
Dec

Woodland Rec. Dept. News & Notes

ELEMENTARY BASKETBALL / CHEERING: 

game schedule:  Wed. Dec. 5, at 4 pm = Bulls vs. Heat, and on Thurs. Dec. 6, at 4 pm = Lakers vs. Bulls. Players are to double check their schedules for game & practice times.  F.M.I. contact the Rec. Dept.

Wed
05
Dec

Area Wrestling Notes

Washington Academy had a great day of wrestling Saturday Dec. 1st at the PVHS Pre-Season 8 team tournament in Howland. Most of the WA’s student wrestlers were taking the SAT’s, but the few who made it had a great showing.

Wed
05
Dec

CHS to Offer Better Medical Facilities for Students

Construction is well underway for the new addition of the Blue Devil Health Center to the technical center building. The work is being done by students of the technical center at the high school and students in various programs from Washington County Community College. (Photos by Kaileigh Deacon).

Wed
05
Dec

Calais Resident Wins Big…Again

Milltown resident Denise Robichaud holds her check for $1 million dollars. Robichaud won big recently on scratch off lottery tickets. She bought this Cadilac SRX4 with her winnings.  (Photo by Marla Hoffman).

By Marla Hoffman 

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