Dixfield teen vocalist to compete nationally

Dixfield teen vocalist to compete nationally in Tennessee

DIXFIELD — Wearing jeans with holes in them and a Rolling Stones T-shirt, vocalist Melanie Jordan stood beside her karaoke machine in her living room Wednesday night, waiting for music to begin. Her mother, Mandy Bither Jordan, stood nearby in their one-story ranch house on Canton Point Road. Their two dogs were shut away in […]

Maine musicians rally to benefit Skye Theatre

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SO. CARTHAGE — Many Maine musicians including The Don Roy Band and Boreal Tordu will perform a benefit concert at Skye Theatre Performing Arts Center on Tuesday, March 11. Curtain is 6:45 p.m. A pre-show jam session will start at 6. With the announcement of the closing of Skye Theatre in September many musicians have […]

Senior watch program to start in Mexico

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MEXICO — The buzz is starting in the community around an effort to check on the well-being of their housebound residents. Called Project Senior Watch, this is a collaborative effort between the Mexico Police Department and the Mexico Police Explorers. Pamphlets for the program are available at the town office, police department and different groups […]

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1. St. Patrick’s Day dinner RUMFORD — A St. Patrick’s Day dinner will be served from 4-8 p.m. on Monday at the Eagles function hall. Served will be a traditional corned beef and cabbage or boiled ham dinner and dessert. Cost is $7 per person. Sponsored by the Eagles Auxiliary and Thibault Funeral Home, proceeds […]

MVHS Alums Serve

MVHS Alums Serve

This is the 31st in a series about graduates from Mountain Valley High School who are serving our country in the military. For many, retirement means ending work or a career. But for Staff Sergeant Cory Heinzen, it means spending time with his family and beginning school for a new career. A member of Mountain […]

Derek Hoyt returns to Kaleidoscope

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RUMFORD — This month’s Kaleidoscope, featuring Derek Hoyt, will be held from 7-10 p.m. on Friday at 49 Franklin in the Mystic Theater. Hoyt is determined to make things happen for himself in music. He is a dedicated artist who not only performs his several versions of favorite country covers but also writes and performs […]

WinterFest Weekend at BMOM

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The cold weather and wind let up on March 1 as scores of families ventured to Black Mountain for WinterFest Weekend. Among the activities, besides skiing and snowboarding, were a snow fort to play and slide on, a scenic lift ride, sleigh rides and the Never Ever World Cup Race, with fireworks in the evening.