October 2013

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Thu
24
Oct

HS Soccer

For the Woodland Dragons Damon Lincoln connected for four goals, including his 74th career goal, en route to Woodland’s 7-3 victory over East Grand. Lincoln set the school record for total goals scored and is now number 10 in all-time career goals for boys’ soccer in the State of Maine.

Thu
24
Oct

Beckett Center News

Monday was Columbus Day.  The crew went for a walk in the Park. We also worked on scrap booking.

Tuesday some attended the Health Fair at WCCC. Others went for a nice walk in the community. In the afternoon we played basketball and enjoyed the beautiful weather. Also some went swimming in Machias.

Thu
24
Oct

Calais High School

Quinn Sluzenski

Thu
24
Oct

Princeton

Sharon Norman

Thu
24
Oct

Grand Lake Stream

Dave McCullough

Thu
24
Oct

Robbinston

Kathy Mekelburg

454-0654

Thu
24
Oct

Cooper

Arline Flood

454-3347

Thu
24
Oct

Indian Township

Donna Meader-York

Thu
24
Oct

The Dragon’s Den

Camille Howard

The students at Woodland Jr. Sr. had a busy week, even though it was only three days long! So let’s go into the kitchen and get cooking! 

Thu
24
Oct

Teddy Bear Picnic

Mrs. Brackett’s kindergarten class at Calais Elementary School celebrated the letter “t” last week with a teddy bear picnic. (Photo by Amy Jeanroy).

Thu
24
Oct

St. Croix Valley Pageant

Winners of this year’s Miss St. Croix Valley Pageant were chosen at the pageant last Saturday.  Pictured are Little Miss St. Croix Valley Karly Welshman of St. Stephen, Junior Miss Kelsey Brown of Whiting, Teen Miss Lauren Cook of Meddybemps, and Miss St. Croix Valley Crystal Annis of Baileyville.

Thu
24
Oct

Wheelbarrow of Cheer Winner

Tom MacDonald is the winner of the infamous Wheelbarrow of Cheer raffled off at Calais Downtown Revitalization Coalition’s Celebration Party held Friday night during a Full Hunter’s Moon at St. Croix Country Club. He gets to keep the wheelbarrow donated by Ace Home Center and the contents (valued at $500) donated by CDRC members. (Submitted photo). 

Thu
17
Oct

Octoberfest Wrap-Up

Grand Marshals for the 2013 Octoberfest Parade are Dr. and Mrs. Tom McHugh. (Photo by Dorothy Johnson).

 

By Dorothy Johnson

Thu
17
Oct

New Strategy to Combat Local Drug Epidemic

By Dan Northcutt

Thu
24
Oct

Meddybemps

Linda Baniszeski

This moose was spotted at Kendall Head. (Photo by Jimmy Lowe).

Thu
24
Oct

Calais

Sharon Frost

454-3339

October 24th: UN Day

The Hyssongs will be at Second Baptist Church on Saturday, October 26th at 6:30 pm. 

Sympathy to Eldon Libby on the loss of his brother, Donald in Bangor on Sunday.

Donation Day at CRH on October 24th. Drawings on pies where you make or bring a donation.

Thu
24
Oct

Calais American Legion

Michael McLean

454-3435

Thu
24
Oct

Calais Recreation Notes

MEN’S BASKETBALL SIGNUPS – Signups have begun for our Men’s Basketball League.  Games will be played on Sunday mornings starting at 10:00 beginning December 8th.  Please contact Toby Cole at the Rec. Department, 454-2761 or by email, calaisrec@calaismaine.org if you are interested in being on a team.

Thu
24
Oct

Woodland Rec. Dept. Calendar

WED. OCT. 23

6:30 pm: EXERCISE / AEROBICS, (AGES 13 & UP), WES

THURS. OCT. 24

2:30 pm: ELEM. VOLLEYBALL. (GR. 3 / 6), WES

6:00 pm: 6:00 PM: DANCER-CISE, AGES 13 & UP; WES

SUN. OCT. 27

4:00 pm: EXERCISE / AEROBICS, (AGES 13 & UP), WES

MON. OCT. 28

 2:30 pm: KARATE, (GR K / 6) WES

Thu
24
Oct

Woodland Rec. Dept. News & Notes

 OPEN GYM BASKETBALL: Will begin on Sun. Nov. 3 at 4:30 pm at the High School Gym for grades 3 / 8 and at  6pm will be grades  6 / 12. There is no cost for this program. F.M.I. Contact the Rec. Dept. At 427-6205, or on Facebook.

Thu
24
Oct

High School Volleyball

The Woodland Lady Dragons and Calais Lady Blue Devils will open their quarter-final volleyball action Friday night at Calais High School with the best of five game playoff match starting at 5:30.

Calais (7-2) defeated Sumner (1-9) 27-25, 25-14, 22-25, 25-14

Thu
24
Oct

JHS/Elementary Cross Country League Championships

2013 Event Held in Perry

Pictured for the boys JHS Champions from Pembroke are Ian and Giles Gordon. Missing from that picture is Colby Jamieson, Luke Depoy, Jakob Fredette (10TH place) and Nathan Lund (3RD place). (Photo by John Rogers).

Thu
24
Oct

Calais School Board Candidates

Kathleen Caso

 

Thu
24
Oct

Calais Police Report

Over the past week, officers have responded to 46 incidents, 4 accidents.  Officers also conducted 10 traffic stops with all but one resulting in warnings, and all but one for the offence of speeding.  One summons was issued for speed.

Thu
24
Oct

Washington County Sheriff’s Report

This week the Washington County Sheriff’s Office responded to 71 calls for service. Notable complaints are listed below:

 Cpl John Peterson with K9 Dev and Deputy Richard Rolfe with K9 Stryker conducted a routine search of Baileyville High School. 

Thu
24
Oct

CHARLENE ANN GRANT

BUCKSPORT – Charlene Ann Grant, 73, passed peacefully into the arms of Jesus, surrounded by family on October 17, 2013 at her home in Bucksport.  She was born February 1, 1940, in Calais, the daughter of Stephen and Beulah (Lee) Getchell.  

Thu
24
Oct

GLORIA J. GAYTON

Calais – Gloria Jean Gayton, 57, passed away Wednesday, October 16, 2013 with her family by her side at Calais Regional Hospital following a courageous battle with cancer.  Gloria was born in St. Stephen, NB on November 4, 1955, daughter of the late Fred and Annie (Hartford) Fraser.  After attending school in St. Stephen she worked in the tuna plant in St.

Thu
24
Oct

MSGT OSCAR WALTER ELLSMORE

Snooky White

Haines City - Master Sergeant Oscar Walter Ellsmore, USAF (Retired), died September 28, 2013 at 5:20 p.m. as a result of cancer.

Thu
24
Oct

American Heart Association Offers Heart-Healthy Halloween Tips

 The American Heart Association is reaching out to families to show how children can have fun this Halloween while staying healthy. 

Thu
24
Oct

A Story and a Recipe

By Dorothy Johnson

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