March 2014

Baileyville Police Report

For February 17 through March 2 the Baileyville police officers answered 57 calls for service. The officers handled complaints of traffic issues on plowing, vehicles stuck in snow, harassment, motor vehicle complaints and accidents, theft, forgery and protection order violations.

Community Calendar

MARCH 7: Free film Fridays at the Calais Free Library at 6:30 p.m. Admission is free! Please call us at 454-2758 to find out what we are showing next!

MARCH 8: Look good, feel better group session at CRH classroom from 1:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. FMI and to register call 454-3906.

MARCH 9: Bingo at Baileyville Odd Fellows’ Hall. Doors open at 11:00 a.m. Games begin at 1:00 p.m.

Woodland Rec. Dept. Notes

WOMAN’S VOLLEYBALL LEAGUE: The annual and very popular Woman’s VB League will hold its registration and 2nd practice on Mon. March 10 at 6:30 pm at the Woodland H. S. Gym. Any female from gr. 7 through adult may participate. F.M.I. contact the Woodland Rec. Dept.

State Representative Beth Turner Welcomes Girls’ Day Participants to State House

Rep. Beth Turner (R-Burlington) was pleased to welcome Lisa Curtis and Avis Hartman to the State House on Tuesday, February 25th. Lisa and Avis were at the State House to take part in the annual Girls’ Day. The two were also joined by Michele Cochran-Barnes, a teacher at Princeton Elementary (not pictured). (Photo By Jamie Carter).

Democratic Caucus

(L to R) Ken Clark, Dennis Mahar, Jim Thompson, and caucus convener Gail Wahl.) The local Democratic Caucus was held last Sunday at the Calais City Building.  Its focus was to build support for Democratic candidates in Washington County, elect delegates to the state Democratic Convention, elect local Democratic Party leaders, and share ideas for the direction of the Maine Democratic Party.

CHS Jazz Combo to Compete at Maine Music Educator’s State Competition

Moving Co. members are: Quinn Sluzenski on bari sax, Dominic Gayton on trombone, John LaPointe on alto sax, Jackson Greenlaw on drums, Jaq Skriletz on bass, Gabe Jeanroy on guitar, Isaac Johnson on alto sax, Thomas Champagne on tenor sax and Rocky Meserve on guitar. (Submitted photo).

Cheering Competition In Calais

This past Saturday Calais Cheerleaders hosted their second annual youth cheerleading competition in the CHS gymnasium. Listed below are the division winners & runners-up.

Dolls Division - Calais winner

School Mini division - Calais winner

Mixed Division - Woodland winner

Jr. High Division - Calais runner up


Missing you on your 






We thought of you today

But that is nothing new

We thought about you 


And will tomorrow too.


We think of you in silence

And make no outward show

For what it meant to lose you

Only those who love you know

GLS Events

Largemouth Bass

Tuesday, March 11, 2014 - 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

Town Building

Water St, Grand Lake Stream, ME

The Downeast Lakes Land Trust will host Greg Burr, Regional Fisheries Biologist from the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife to discuss the management of largemouth bass in Downeast watersheds.