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Taking care of your auto needs

call imageJoshua Spaulding
ALTON — Some familiar names in auto repair in Alton are together under the same roof in the new Village Centre, located in the former Fiddlehead Farms building on Main Street. Alton Auto and Alignment ...More

Students present their research on WWII soldiers

Tom Haggerty
WOLFEBORO — Memorial Day 2016 will have special significance for the 22 members of Prospect Mountain High School history teacher Mike Folan's World War II class as well as for the audience members ...More

Timber Wolf boys sweep doubleheader to finish season

call imageJoshua Spaulding
ALTON — On a busy final day of the regular season, the Prospect Mountain boys’ tennis team picked up a pair of wins to wrap up the regular season. The first match of the day was against Littleton, ...More

“Stand Up” forum sees strong turnout

call imageJody Houle
BERLIN — The "Facing Heroin: Strengthening Our Community" forum jumped started a new coalition — "Stand Up Androscoggin Valley Coalition" and a public forum was held last Wednesday at the ...More

Meteor lights up the sky, rumbles Andoscoggin Valley

call imageJody Houle
BERLIN — A fireball from a meteor illuminated the sky and shook up the land last week and many locals reported experiencing the phenomena....More

Mountie girls come up short against Franklin

call imageJody Houle
BERLIN — The Berlin softball Mountaineers played well against the tough Franklin Tornadoes on May 17, coming back and tying the game 5-5 in the third inning, but Franklin came out on top in an extra ...More

Agricultural Learning Center subcommittee holds second meeting

call imageMellisa Seamans
TAMWORTH — For their second meeting, Carroll County Agricultural Learning Center subcommittee went on a field trip to Remick Country Doctor Farm and Museum in Tamworth on Monday evening, May 16. ...More

Selectmen oppose Hobbs proposal for outdoor concerts again

Carol Holyoake
OSSIPEE — Hobbs Tavern presented a temporary event permit at Monday’s selectmen’s meeting in Ossipee re-introducing their desire to hold summer music concerts at 3 Covered Bridge Road, ...More

Delegation cuts county commissioners' salaries

OSSIPEE — Every other year, the county delegation is charged with setting the salaries for county elected officials, including the registrar of deeds, sheriff, treasurer, county attorney, and the ...More

Aubuchon Hardware dedicates new store to Darren Discenzo

call imageDarin Wipperman
LANCASTER — The ribbon was officially cut at the town's new Aubuchon Hardware on May 17. The ceremony included another special event, the dedication of the store to Darren Discenzo, who is now ...More

Students learn about natural world as part of annual field day

call imageCOLUMBIA — More than 100 elementary school students from the region visited CJEJ Farm on Route 3 during the county conservation district's annual field day on May 18. The excursion allowed kids ...More

Spartan girls win Wilderness Championships

call imageTara Giles
WHITEFIELD — For the first time since 2012, the White Mountains Regional High School girls' track team earned the number one spot at the Wilderness League Championships. The team placed first with ...More

GHS top 10 seniors share career plans, memories

call imageErin Plummer
Gilford High School's top 10 graduating seniors will be going to schools from Vermont to Utah and pursuing everything from engineering to acting, though all of them will leave with some favorite memories....More

GHS band and chorus take top awards at Six Flags festival

call imageErin Plummer
After hard work and a few challenges, members of the Gilford High School band and chorus came back from a music festival at Six Flags New England with top honors....More

Defensive adjustment sends Eagles past Belmont, 24-13

call imageJeff Lajoie
GILFORD — Thanks to a second half adjustment, the Gilford High School girls' lacrosse team was able to pull away for a badly-needed victory on May 17. The host Golden Eagles switched senior Dana ...More

Wolfeboro police support Families in Transition application

Elissa Paquette
WOLFEBORO — The Wolfeboro Police Department has written a letter of support to the Planning Department for the prospective Families in Transition (FIT) program on Lehner Street, Chief Stuart Chase ...More

Selectmen reach agreement on golf course land value

Thomas Beeler
WOLFEBORO — On May 4 Wolfeboro selectmen reviewed a request from the Kingswood Golf Club to renew a discretionary easement on the assessed value of the club's property....More

Wolfeboro Town Hall Restoration receives 2016 preservation award

call imageThomas Beeler
CONCORD — The Town of Wolfeboro and its Friends of the Wolfeboro Town Hall were honored by the N.H. Preservation Alliance in a special ceremony held in Concord on May 10. The Wolfeboro Town Hall ...More

Special class at Newfound teaches families that Cooking Matters

call imageDonna Rhodes
BRISTOL — A cooperative initiative between Project Promise of the Newfound Area School District, New Hampshire Food Bank, the UNH Cooperative Extension and the National Share Our Strength- Cooking ...More

Local Girl Scouts host Family Fun Day

call imageDonna Rhodes
BRISTOL — Girl Scouts not only work hard on their skills as they earn badges for their achievements; they also know how to have a good time, and last Sunday, the young ladies of Troop 11161 in New ...More

Rouille pitches Bears to first win

call imageJoshua Spaulding
BRISTOL — Nobody would blame Newfound baseball coach John Larsen if he scheduled a senior night ceremony before every game. After starting the season with 11 losses in a row, the Bears came out ...More

Eager kids and adults participate in Lakeway's bike rodeo

call imageDarin Wipperman
LITTLETON — The town's big partnership to promote school safety held another successful bike rodeo on Sunday afternoon. Even with a bit of rain, dozens of children benefited from the effort to ...More

Arlington Hotel site plan approved

Meg Brown
BETHLEHEM—The Bethlehem Planning Board gave the approval for the Arlington Hotel’s proposed site plan, with contingencies, after discussion at two public hearings, the second of which occurred ...More

Littleton remains undefeated with win over Woodsville

call imageCorey McKean
LITTLETON — The Littleton Crusaders remain undefeated with a record of 12-0 on the season after handing Woodsville a 9-1 loss on Monday, May 16. Littleton jumped out to an early 2-0 lead in the ...More

Community Yard Sale brings out variety of sellers

call imageErin Plummer
MEREDITH — Families, local organizations, and many others set up their special spaces to get rid of some items and make some more money during the annual Meredith Community Yard Sale....More

ILES Celebration of Learning to honor Kelley

call imageErin Plummer
MEREDITH — Students and staff at Inter-Lakes Elementary School have been preparing special ways to honor retiring principal Steve Kelley at a coming celebration....More

Greene tops 700 strikeouts as Panthers continue to roll

call imageJeff Lajoie
MOULTONBOROUGH — The thought of individual milestones had pretty much evaded Maddy Greene's mind. The Moultonborough Academy senior pitcher has done just about everything in the circle. Last year, ...More

Plymouth police carry the torch for Special Olympics

call imageDonna Rhodes
PLYMOUTH — As "Guardians of the Flame," members of the New Hampshire Law Enforcement Torch Run began their annual trek around the state to bring the Special Olympic "Flame of Hope" to the 2016 State ...More

Fire destroys landmark business in Rumney

call imageDonna Rhodes
RUMNEY — At just a little after 5 p.m. on Wednesday, May 17, Rumney firefighters raced to the former Kelley’s Auto Body Shop after receiving a report of a structure fire, and upon their arrival, ...More

Big sixth inning leads Bobcats by Knights

call imageJoshua Spaulding
WOLFEBORO — The Kingswood and Plymouth tennis teams engaged in a pitchers’ duel earlier in the season in Plymouth. On Friday, May 20, in Wolfeboro, there was a little more offense and the ...More

Bandstand's addition to Register of Historic Places highlights Heritage Fair

call imageDonna Rhodes
BELMONT —In a celebration recognizing National Historic Preservation Month, the Belmont Heritage and Preservation Fair last Saturday kicked off with a special salute to their own newly restored ...More

Yard sale raises funds toward new Recreation Department facility

call imageDonna Rhodes
SANBORNTON — A gigantic plant and yard sale at the Sanbornton Town Hall helped raise money for a new Recreation Department headquarters at the town park and in addition to those funds, many who ...More

Offense explodes as Bears slam Inter-Lakes, 11-1

call imageJeff Lajoie
TILTON — After visiting Inter-Lakes High School jumped ahead in the top of the first, the Winnisquam Regional High School baseball team needed to regroup in a hurry. With a big second inning of ...More
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