April 2017

Woodland Rec. Notes




RIPKEN BASEBALL (AGES 9 / 12) & SOFTBALL (GIRLS AGES 9 / 12) will begin the week of April 23 (Sun.) - April 28 (Fri.). Times and dates of practices will be announced soon.

Tigerette Travel Teams

Pictured are Tigerettes participating on the Eastport area travel team. Members include front l-r: A. Morang, K. Beech, T. Smith, and T. Jones. Back l-r: Coach Jessica Andrews, R. Andrews, M. Barnes, M. Brown, A. Newcomb, and Coach Jeremy Brown. (Photo by John Rogers).

SCRTC NTHS Induction

Photo This year’s inductees are: Addison Coty, Calais High School; Isacc Curtis, Shead High School; Kayli Doten, Calais High School; Katelyn Mitchell, Shead High School; Kassidee Ramsey, Calais High School; Sebastian Sanford, Woodland High School; Dillion Stanley, Calais High School; and Creston Shoaf-Smith, Home Schooled.

Maine Primary Care Association Presents Senator Collins with Health Advocate Award

The Maine Primary Care Association recently presented U.S. Senator Susan Collins with the National Association of Community Health Centers’ 2017 Distinguished Community Health Advocate Award. Senator Collins received this honor for her leadership as well as her longstanding support of Maine’s community health centers.

Nominations Sought for Norman Nelson Community Service Award


The Washington County Democrats are seeking nominations for a community service award to be presented at their annual Norman Nelson dinner on May 20. 

Nominees should be residents of Washington County who have distinguished themselves  in service to their communities. Political party affiliation is not a consideration.

Hometown News - U.S. Air Force Airman Devon R. Perkins graduated


U.S. Air Force Airman Devon R. Perkins graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills.

DECH Births Notices


To Tabitha Carroll of Perry, a boy, Eltyn Jacob Carroll born on March 22, 2017 weighing 8lbs., 1 oz., 20 inches long.

To Amy Day and Frank Campbell of Meddybemps, a girl, Leah Jean Campbell born on March 29, 2017 weighing 6lbs., 3oz, 19.5 inches long.