December 2017

Twitter icon
Facebook icon
Fri
22
Dec

WA Takes Opener With Calais

 

Fri
22
Dec

Dragons Look To A Good Season

 

Wins Over Machias & Madawaska

 

Fri
22
Dec

Calais High School Varsity Action

Coaches Sean Cavanaugh and Darrin Constant are pictured with CHS team Captains Addison Coty and Jacob Hornbrook. (Photo by John Rogers)

Fri
22
Dec

Lady Dragons Start Strong

 

Earn Two Victories

 

Fri
22
Dec

Lady Blue Devils Open With Wins

 

Defeat WA and Narraguagus

 

Fri
22
Dec

Calais High School JV Action

Pictured is the Calais High School JV basketball team. Members include front l-r: Alex Newsome, Luke Furtek, JD Turner, Kyle Richard, and Tony Dana. Back l-r: Coach Sean Cavanaugh, Ryan Newell, Chase Griffith, Petak Dana, Bobby Moholland, Cameron Kelly, Mason Ritchie, and Sebastian Moore. (Photo by John Rogers)

Fri
22
Dec

VA Hires Outreach Specialists to Counter High Suicide Rate

By Lura Jackson

 

Fri
22
Dec

CES Holiday Concert

Fri
22
Dec

Family Continues Tradition of Giving Back to Community

By Lura Jackson

 

Fri
22
Dec

MCF Awards Grant for Design of Devil’s Head Tower

The Friends of Devil’s Head announced Friday that the Maine Community Foundation has approved their request for a $1,000 grant for a local engineer to design a wooden observation tower at the top of Devil’s Head. Overlooking the St. Croix River, the 340’ granite bluff is the second-highest point on the Eastern seaboard. The view of the river and St.

Fri
22
Dec

Second Baptist Church Holds Christmas Concert

By Natalie Boomer

 

On Saturday, December 16th, the Second Baptist Church in Calais held its annual Christmas concert. The singing started at 6:30 p.m. and went on until around 8:30 p.m. Several church members and visiting guests performed during the evening. 

Fri
22
Dec

Down East Credit Union Ribbon Cutting

Fri
22
Dec

Editor's Desk - Receiving the Gift of Christmas

It’s said that smell is one of the most powerful memory triggers, meaning when you smell something that you’ve smelled often before, it can reconnect you with those past instances.

Fri
22
Dec

Letter to the Editor - Healthcare reimbursement for rural hospitals

 

Fri
22
Dec

Teaching lechery and getting lechers - Opinion

 

Reprinted with  permission, originally published in the Washington Times, November 29, 2017

Another day and yet more and more claims of sexual assault flood the news.

Fri
22
Dec

Down East Credit Union Celebrates Rebranding with Ribbon Cutting

By Lura Jackson

 

Fri
22
Dec

Chimney Fire in Baileyville

Calais Fire-EMS offered assistance in Baileyville recently in response to a chimney fire. First responders determined that rather than attempting to raise a ladder to

Fri
22
Dec

Bill Tracy Reflects on Growing up in Calais in New Book

By Lura Jackson

 

Fri
22
Dec

Fatal Crash on 191 Claims Life of Young Girl

Dec. 14 at 11:15 p.m., Deputy Brandon Parker of the Washington County Sheriff’s Office responded to a fatal motor vehicle crash on Rt 191 in Cathance Township.

Fri
22
Dec

Woodland Rec. Calendar

 

WED.  DEC. 20:

4:00 pm:  Elem. BB, Duke; Gr. 4 / 6; WES Gym

4:00 pm:  Elem. BB, Kentucky; Gr. 4 / 6; WES Gym

5:00 pm: Sr. Cheering Team; WES Gym

6:00 pm: Exercise / Aerobics, (Ages 13 to Adult) WES

THURS. DEC. 21:

Fri
22
Dec

Calais High School JV Action

Nice hook shot off the glass from Ryan Newell while being fouled by WA. (Photo by John Rogers)

Fri
22
Dec

DECH Births

 

To Cassidy Ramsdell & Anthony Robicheau of Whiting, a boy, Miles Lawerence Robicheau born on December 15, 2017 weighing 8lbs., 10oz., 19 inches long.

To Louise Ramsdell and Edward Dowling of Whitneyville, a boy, Adams Blaze Dowling born on December 13, 2017 weighing 9lbs., 22 inches long.

Fri
22
Dec

Calais American Legion News

 

Michael McLean

454-3435

 

Fri
22
Dec

Princeton News

Sandra Smith

 

Fri
22
Dec

Alexander/Crawford History

 

By John Dudley & Cassie Oakes

 

BUYING ON TIME

Fri
22
Dec

Alexander/Crawford News

Cassie Oakes

 

John Dudley had a quiet week concerning the property map work, but several members of the committee were hard at work.  Here is the latest update on what is going on.

Fri
22
Dec

Alexander School News

Cassie Oakes

 

Winter is upon us and the AES students are required to have winter gear for outside recess.  AES has received donations, so if you or someone you know could use winter hats, jackets, boots or mittens please contact the school at 454-2623.

Fri
22
Dec

Christmas Lights Around the Area

Always tastefully decorated for any season, the Lara house is festooned with festive decor as part of the family's Christmas celebration. (Photo by Lura Jackson)


Fri
22
Dec

Calais News

 

Sharon Frost

454-3339

 

The Hospital Auxiliary will meet on January 1st at 6 p.m. A lunch will follow at the Methodist Home Rec Hall.

New Year’s with Stage East in Eastport on December 31st at 7:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m.

Fri
22
Dec

Meddybemps News

 

Linda Baniszeski 

 

Pages