Taking care of your auto needs

Alton Auto and Alignment open in Village Centre

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 brought together Dave Turner of Dave's of Alton and Keith Daly of Daly Automotive and the new business has been accepting customers at the new location since Feb. 1....more>

Students present their research on WWII soldiers

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 at the Wright Museum on the evening of May 17, when the students presented the program "Dead But Not Forgotten: Memorializing New Hampshire Servicemen Buried in the American Cemetery in Margraten, Netherlands." As reported in the May 12 edition of The Baysider, as part of their coursework Folan's students had done extensive, and in some cases innovative, research on 28 of the 32 New Hampshire servicemen who are buried in the cemetery in this southeastern Netherlands town. Using the Individual Deceased Personnel Files (IDPFs) provided by the Department of the Army as a basis, the students then went on to investigate more information about the soldiers. In doing so, they became intimately aware of the lives of many of the fallen and came to really know them as people, not just as names on a casualty list....more>

Timber Wolf boys sweep doubleheader to finish season

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, a match that had been rescheduled a couple of times and was played after the girls' team played Littleton. Because the girls' match went long, the boys were a bit late getting things started but Prospect took care of things in singles in order to move on to the second match of the day....more>

Budget vote sparks discussion for PMHS board

ALTON — The Prospect Mountain High School Board spent considerable time and energy at its Tuesday, May 10, meeting on a seemingly small issue that triggered a long-standing tension between some board members of the two towns. It related to two line items in the 2016-2017 high school operating budget. The budget that went to the voters in Alton and Barnstead in March of this year included $15,000 for roof repairs and $5,300 for refinishing the floor of the high school gymnasium. ...more>
Salmon Press
Thanks for visiting