January 2013


Kathy Mekelburg



The bitter cold weather is coming to an end. January has been dry but cold, almost as much as the winter of 2009.

Sincere sympathy to the family and friends of Constance Fleming who recently passed away.

The Dragon’s Den

Camille Howard 


Welcome to the Dragon’s Den! We’ve had a pretty full week at Woodland High School, even though class was not in session on Monday. You’re about to read all about the goings on, so get out your carving knives because we’re about to cut into this week’s news!

Allison E. Talbot of East Machias Named To St. Lawrence University Dean’s List

Allison E. Talbot, of East Machias, has been selected for inclusion on the Dean’s List for academic achievement during the fall 2012 semester at St. Lawrence University in Canton, New York. 

Talbot, a member of the class of 2014, graduated from Washington Academy.

Area Students Named To Husson University Dean’s List

 The following students from your readership area have been named to the Dean’s List at Husson University for the fall semester 2012.  To be named to the Dean’s List, you must earn a 3.4 or better grade point average on a 4.0 scale.

 Kacie M. Burke of Baileyville, a junior Healthcare Studies major.


The weather seems to be on everyone’s mind this week, with the extreme cold that seems to go right through our clothes! There is a warming trend heading our way this week.