Jeff Elliott, his son, Brandon and seasoned fishing dog, Hank, all of Dixfield, enjoyed a late afternoon fishing the Androscoggin River in Mexico on June 22.
Grades 3-5 students of the Dirigo Elementary School “Village” visited KP’s Focus Karate on June 11 where Senpai Kayla Provencher taught lessons in self-defense as well as special kicks over 90 minutes at her facility at 77 Canal St. in Rumford. Kayla visited the school twice during the school year, teaching lessons of focus, perserverence […]
On June 12, fifth graders at Rumford Elementary School prepared 150 pocket flags, to be given to be distributed to soldiers that are being deployed overseas. Hannah St. Laurent shows a message she wrote — “Thank you for your service! Stay safe.” Principal Chris Decker, who has a son deployed overseas, purchased the flags from […]
One of the events at the Chop, Drop & Roll lumberjack event on June 14 at Black Mountain was the springboard competition. A discipline based on the need for old-time loggers to establish a cutting platform above the massive root bases of old growth trees, the competitor uses an axe to chop pockets into a […]
These were scenes from the River Valley Relay For Life on June 6-7, with the Survivor Lap, the Luminary Ceremony and the Ride For Life.
Youngsters enjoy the parachute game during the Rumford Elementary School field day on May 29 at Hosmer Field.
A bright red carpet greeted more than 100 TW Kelly Dirigo Middle School students on May 21 as they disembarked from several classic vehicles driven to the school’s entrance. The car doors were opened for the students by their principal, Celena Ranger.