June 2017

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Sat
17
Jun

CES Hokey Pokey Fair

Photo: Despite the rain, the Darling's Ice Cream Truck was on hand to give students ice cream for this end of the year celebration. The ice cream is free but anyone can donate (the suggestion is $1) with all the money going back to the organization chosen, in this case the Calais Elementary School. 

Sat
17
Jun

School Committee Approves School Budget

By Kaileigh Deacon

 

The Calais School Committee met on Tuesday in the Calais Middle/High School Library at 6pm. The meeting was called to order with John Hill, James McDonald, and Joe Footer in attendance along with Superintendent Ron Jenkins. 

Sat
17
Jun

Woodland High School Honor Parts

Gabriel L. Hunnewell, of Princeton, Valedictorian of his class. He will be attending the University of Maine at Presque Isle to major in Political Science.

 

Sat
17
Jun

Wildlife Photo Submissions

 

Photo Deer! (Photo by Michael McLean).


 

 

Sat
17
Jun

Calais High School Honor Parts

Delayne Hold is a graduate of Calais High School and is this year’s Salutatorian. She has been involved in several extra-curricular and co-curricular activities such as volleyball team manager and is a member of JMG and STW where she was an officer. She plans to attend Eastern Maine Community College. Calais High School wishes Delayne the best of luck! 

Sat
17
Jun

City Council Accepts Fire Chief Resignation

By Kaileigh Deacon

 

The Calais City Council met on Thursday night in Council Chambers. After the Pledge the meeting was called to order and the consent agenda was approved unanimously. 

Sat
17
Jun

Friday Night Relay and Concert

 

June 16th, 6 p.m. Until Midnight

 

Wed
21
Jun
Wed
21
Jun

A Celebration of SummerKeys - Bruce Potterton Among Others

The Mary Potterton Memorial Concert on Wednesday June 28th at 7:30 P.M.  features Mr.

Wed
21
Jun

Town News for Calais, Baring, Meddybemps, Alexander School, Princeton, Grand Lake Stream, Alexander/Crawford

Calais

Sharon Frost

454-3339

 

Cherryfield Days will take place Saturday, June 24th. The theme is Disney on Display.

Wed
21
Jun

WES 4th Quarter Honor Roll

 

 

4th GRADE

High Honors

Wyatt Cropley

Paige Gagner

Tyler LaPlant

Cameron Roderick

Savanah Waycott

Denny Woodruff

Honors

Sat
17
Jun

Person on the Street: Calais Regional Hospital OB Closure

 

By Lura Jackson

 

Sat
17
Jun

Hospital Responds to Community Concerns Over OB Closure

By Lura Jackson

 

Sat
17
Jun

Person on the Street: Calais Regional Hospital OB Closure

Photo: Bruce: I don’t think they should close it. I don’t see any reason why. Are they going to pay for your travel, to go all the way down to Machias? I have a kid, had it here. It would be a pain to have to go to Machias every time you have a doctor’s appointment.

Sat
17
Jun

Valero Gas Station Renovations

Hardwicke's Valero gas station is undergoing major renovations as the 30-year old tanks are being replaced per state regulation and two new pumps are being installed. The work is expected to take a month, during which time the business is effectively closed. According to owner Bill Kilby, the Citgo pumps will be replaced in 2020. (Lura Jackson photo). 

Sat
17
Jun

Letter to the Editor - The problem with Calais Obstetrics

To The Editor:

Sat
17
Jun

Class of Yoga Teachers Graduates from Peaceful Postures

Photo: A class of yoga instructors graduated from a 200-hour program in May from Peaceful Postures Yoga and Wellness in Calais. The class was taught by Samantha Williams of Bold Coast Yoga School. From left to right: Samantha Williams, Teena Dominie, Lisa Tyson-Ennis, Maggie Brown, Ande Mosher, Ericka Marshall, and Megan Lindemanis.

Sat
17
Jun

Calais High School Honor Parts

Wed
21
Jun

May’s Funeral Home Targeted by Phone Spoofing

By Lura Jackson

 

Thu
29
Jun

St. Croix Snack Shack to Open on Route 1

Photo: The St. Croix Snack Shack will be opening the weekend of June 30th to satisfy cravings for the familiar - including burgers, hot dogs, lobster rolls, and ice cream - and the exotic, including freshly made gazpacho soup. The Shack is located where the former Ice Cream Patch was and it has been revitalized by the Feldkirchers of Utah.

Thu
29
Jun

Local Beauty Queens to Compete at USA National Miss in Florida

Photo: Among the trio of local beauty queens that will be competing in the USA National Miss competition in Boca Raton, Florida in mid-July are 5-year old Brylea Newman of Alexander (left) and 13-year old Cassidy Carr of Calais. Not pictured: Brooklyn McCarthy of Indian Township. (Photo by Lura Jackson).

By Lura Jackson

Thu
29
Jun

Chamber of Commerce Open House

 

Thu
29
Jun

Mary Potterton Memorial Concert

Gregory Biss, Pianist to Perform in Lubec Eastport's Mr. Gregory Biss performs his annual Mary Potterton Memorial solo piano concert on Wednesday July 5th in Lubec.  Mr.

Thu
29
Jun

Music on the Green

Thu
29
Jun

PEMBROKE NATIONAL HORSE BARRELL ASSOCIATION RACING COLLAGE

NBHA Event at Knox

 

Champions For the Various Events

 

OPEN POLES

1ST Place1ST DivisionBen Dyer21.743

1ST Place2ND DivisionKim Atherton23.197

1ST Place3RD DivisionMarcia Rogers24.920

Thu
29
Jun

Golf News - GORDIE MITCHELL THREE-PERSON SCRAMBLE IN PHOTOS

 

Gordie Mitchell 2017 3-Person Scramble Champions Greg Robinson, Trevor Campbell, and Josh Lindsay. (Photo by John Rogers).


Thu
29
Jun

Summer Day Camp

 

The Day Camp program will be held at the Woodland Elementary School. Children in Grades 1 / 8 (entering )from 9 am - 3:30 pm,  are welcome to participate. The cost is $5 a day for residents and $10 per day for non-residents. F.M.I. please contact the Recreation Dept. at 427-6205 or on Facebook.

Thu
29
Jun

Nick Barnett Earns Ace

 

Gordie Mitchell 3-Person Scramble

 

Thu
29
Jun

Calais Junior Little League Baseball

Front row, L to R:  Trey Hatt, Kobe Saunders, Gavin Lindsay, Mitchell Gower, Kobe Overlook.  Back row, L to R:  Luke Furtek, Adam Barnard, Aidon Arsenault, Tony Dana, Eli Andrews, Chris Gregory, Caleb Sabattus.  The team is coached by Glen Gregory and assisted by Matt Dana and Matt Vinson.  (Calais LL photo)

Thu
29
Jun

WCCC Golf Tournament Offers Big Prizes While Benefitting Students

 

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