April 2017

Thu
13
Apr

A Fresh Start for Just South of the Border

Photo Ready to enjoy a taco bowl at Just South of the Border is Dan McDonald, owner of Ever-Green Auto Glass in Charlotte. Presenting the bowl is Just South of the Border owner Antony Noyes. (Photo by Lura Jackson).

By Lura Jackson

Thu
20
Apr

Woodland Rec. Notes

 

 

BASEBALL / SOFTBALL, FARM TEAM,T-BALL REGISTRATION: Sign-up for the 2017 season can picked up at Woodland Elementary School or at the Town Office. 

Registration Evenings / discussion will be held on Wednesday evenings, April  19 at 6:00 p.m. at the Baileyville Muni. Bldg. / Rec. Dept. Office

Thu
20
Apr

YOUNG GRADES 4-6 LADY DRAGONS WIN TOURNAMENT

Photo Pictured are the Lady Dragon Tournament Champions from grades 4-6. Members include front l-r: N. Spencer, J. Barrett, B. Smith, G. Howard, and N. Cox. Back l-r: C. Spencer, A. Stevens, S. Waycott, A. Cox, H. Lockenwitz, K. McPhee and Coach Sheridan Smith. (Photo by John Rogers).

Thu
20
Apr

Land Transfers by Deed March 31, 2017 through April 11, 2017

 

Linda L. Croman of Baileyville to Dale Croman of Baileyville and Jason Croman of Alexander a certain lot or parcel of land with the buildings and improvements thereon situated in Codyville Plantation (Beginning at the north abutment  of an abandoned bridge which crossed Little Tomah Stream on the so-called Tomah Road)

Thu
20
Apr

Washington County Community Café and Meals on Wheels for May

 

 

Mon., May 1, 2017; Chicken with Red Wine and Herb Sauce, Lynonnaise Potatoes, Sliced Zucchini, Wheat Bread, Dessert. 

Tues., May 2, 2017; Turkey and Rice with Cheese Sauce, Corn and Black Beans, Wheat Bread, Dessert. 

Thu
20
Apr

Benedict Arnold and the St. Croix Valley

Photo: This photo from 1885 shows Benedict Arnold's trading post on Campobello Island. After fleeing from West Point following his attempt to sell it to the British, Arnold did a roaring smuggling trade in the Passamaquoddy Bay. 

By Lura Jackson

Thu
20
Apr

CRH Births

 

To Alison and Brent Bohanon of Baileyville, a boy, Asher Crosby Bohanon born on March 8, 2017.

To Denise Roussel and Jeremy Crowe of Princeton, a boy, Easton Allan Crowe born on March 8, 2017.

To Caroline Coleman and Gabriel Dilio of Calais, a boy, Gabriel James Coleman-Dilio, born on March 11, 2017.

Thu
20
Apr

Troop J

Number of Calls for Service: 160 Number of Warrant Arrests: 2 Number of Accidents: 15 Number of OUI/OAS Arrests: 6 Number of Burglaries: 0

Thu
20
Apr

Calais Regional Hospital Celebrates National Donate Life Month

 

A Time to Honor Those Touched by Donation and Transplantation

Thu
20
Apr

Hard Rock Music Festival To be Held at Just South of the Border

By Lura Jackson

 

Thu
20
Apr

Woodland National Honor Society Students Visit Augusta

Photo Kim Gibson, Rep. Beth Turner, Paige Fitch, Sophia McDonald, Sen. Joyce Maker, Gabe Hunnewell, Brooke Russell, Shawna Monk, Tannis Hawkins, Anna Johnson, Charles Newman (in back). (Submitted photo).


Thu
20
Apr

Oldest Recorded Bald Eagle Recovering From Lead Poisoning

Photo: Game Warden Joe McBrine handles the oldest eagle ever documented in Maine, which is nearly 34 years old. (Photo IFW website).

By Amy Jeanroy

Thu
20
Apr

Double Award Winner - Sophia McDonald

Woodland High School Principal, Thomas Vicaire, presents Sophia McDonald with the Maine Principal Association Award for Academic Excellence and Citizenship. Ms. McDonald also received the Daughters of the American Revolution Award for Citizenship.  (Submitted photo).

Thu
20
Apr

Fighting Hunger with a Meal

Photo The Calais High School National Honor Society and Student Council present Len Hanson from the Irene Chadbourne Ecumenical Food Pantry with a check for $1145 at last year's Hunger Games. This year's event will take place on May 1 at 6:00 p.m. in the Calais High School Cafeteria. (2016 photo by Kaileigh Deacon).

Thu
20
Apr

Calais and Red Beach FD Called to Contain Milltown Grassfire

Photo Calais Police officers and residents contain a fire on Boardman Street. (Photo by Jarod Farn-Guillette).

By Jarod Farn-Guillette

Thu
20
Apr

St. Stephen 11 & Under All-Star State Champions

Photo: Team celebrates after winning the State Championship in the Cross Center at Bangor. This team will compete in a nation-wide competition in Orlando, Florida in May – Best of luck ladies! (Photo by John Rogers).

Thu
20
Apr

St. Stephen 11 & Under All-Star State Champions

Paper Dolls piece of the pyramid. (Photo by John Rogers).

Thu
13
Apr

Perry Elementary School Struggles With Widespread Bullying

Photo Parent Kaitlin Scribner reads her statement the school board about the bullying problems happening at the school. (Photo by Amy Jeanroy).

By Amy Jeanroy

Thu
13
Apr

Free Easter Dinner Feeds 346 Community Members

 

Photo Volunteers rallied to serve 346 ham dinners to community members at no cost as part of the first annual Grampie Bill's Place Easter Dinner at the Second Baptist Church on Saturday, April 8th. (Photos by Lura Jackson).

 

By Lura Jackson

 

Thu
20
Apr

WCCC Student Ski Champion Teaches Shead Outing Club

Photo: The Shead Outing Club enjoyed a day of ski lessons with WCCC Adventure Recreation student and Maine ski champion Curtis Paradis at the Moosehorn Wildlife Refuge. From left to right: Curtis Paradis, Laura Lane, Luke Lane, Audrey Bradbury, and Outing Club coordinator Stephanie Allard. 

Thu
20
Apr

Local Residents Inducted Into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi

 

 

The following local residents recently were initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest and most selective all-discipline collegiate honor society.

• Lura Jackson of Calais was initiated at University of Maine.

Thu
20
Apr

Town News for Calais, Baring, Meddybemps, Alexander School, Princeton, Grand Lake Stream, Alexander/Crawford

Photo  Princeton Bike winner: D. Storey. (Submitted photo).

Calais

Sharon Frost

454-3339

 

New Moon on the 26th.

Thu
20
Apr

Princeton Elementary School Third Quarter Honor Roll

 

 

GRADE FOUR 

(Mrs. Andrews)

HONORS

Cole Arsenault

Emma Bailey

Evan Borden

Lee Phelps

Kelton Stegman

Jack Surles

Alan Thornton

Thu
20
Apr

Calais American Legion

Michael McLean

454-3435

 

We had our Veterans Meet & Greet on Monday at Just South of the Border. I want to thank Tony Noyes and the staff for their great food and hospitality. 

Thu
20
Apr

Out and About

By Dorothy Johnson

 

Thu
20
Apr

Historical Photos - Money

Thu
20
Apr

PHILIP “BUD” CHAFFEE

Calais – Philip “Bud” Chaffee, 93, passed away Thursday, April 13, 2017 in Calais.  Bud was born in St. Stephen, NB, on October 3, 1923, son of Willard and Berniece (McKnight) Chaffee. 

Thu
20
Apr

DANA R. HIGGINS

Princeton – Dana Ray Higgins, 63, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, April 11, 2017.  Dana was born in Calais on April 20, 1953, son of Walker and Virginia (McPhail) Higgins. 

Thu
20
Apr

ORRIS E. SEAVEY

South Princeton – Orris Erman Seavey, 101, passed away peacefully at his home with his daughter Becky by his side.  Having enjoyed a blessed and wonderful life of almost 102 years, Orris will now be joined with his loving wife Glennis who passed away in 2012.

Thu
20
Apr

DEANNA LEA FRANCIS

 

Dec. 4 1995 - April 2, 2017

Deanna Lea Francis passed away unexpectedly on Sunday April 2, 2017.

She touched many lives with her love of life and her joyful spirit.

She will be sadly missed by so many.

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