Peterborough: Souhegan Lions hold annual meeting

Thursday, July 17, 2014

The Souhegan Lions Club, serving the towns of Greenville, Temple, New Ipswich and Mason, had their annual cookout at MacDowell Dam State Park on June 22. In addition to a fun outing for club members, the group also installed officers for the coming two years: Steve Nelson, president; Bill Moore, first vice president; Rick Miller, second vice president; Cookie Shahmehri, … 0

Greenville: ‘Songs of old New Hampshire’ offered

Monday, July 21, 2014

Jeff Warner will present “Songs of Old New Hampshire” at the Chamberlin Free Public Library on Wednesday, July 30, at 7 p.m. Drawing heavily on the repertoire of traditional singer Lena Bourne Fish (1873-1945) of Jaffrey and Temple, Warner offers the songs and stories that, in the words of Carl Sandburg, tell us “where we came from and what brought us along.” These … 0


Monday, July 14, 2014

The following students were named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at The University of Maine at Orono: Amber Makela of Lyndeborough and Tyler Savoie of Greenville. To make the list students must complete 12 or more credit hours in the semester and earn a grade point average of 3.5 or higher. … 0

Letter: District employee situation alarming

Monday, June 16, 2014

To the editor: In recent months there have been many personnel that have been either non- renewed, demoted or hours cut. Interestingly, these are all strong women with the exception of the Tech Director. Many of these people have worked for the Mascenic District for 15-plus years. Some … 1

Mascenic School District: Teachers find new ways to optimize their class time

Monday, June 16, 2014

GREENVILLE — The teachers at Highbridge Hill Elementary School and Boynton Middle School are planning new ways of teaching their students that best use the class time available. In two separate presentations given to the School Board on … 0

Greenville: Sewer rate for estates up $1.27

Monday, June 16, 2014

GREENVILLE — Sewer rates for the Greenville Estates housing development will be rising by $1.27 this year, set by the Select Board as $6.05 per 1,000 gallons of usage during a public hearing on Wednesday. Greenville Estates pays … 0

Candidate roster for state, federal seats are finalized

Monday, June 16, 2014

As of the end of the filing period Friday, the following candidates had filed for state and federal offices for local districts, according to the N.H. Secretary of State’s website: Governor: Ian Freeman (D-Keene), Maggie Hassan (D-Exeter), Clecia … 0

Temple-Greenville police logs: June 12, 2014

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Temple-Greenville Friday, May 23 Motor vehicle accident: While traveling on Pleasant Street in Greenville, Stanley S. Brown, 50, of Mason and a 16-year-old of New Ipswich were involved in a two-car motor vehicle accident. There were no physical injuries. There was minor damage to the vehicles. Wednesday, May … 0

letter: Support for team was appreciated

Friday, June 6, 2014

To the editor: On Monday, June 2nd, the Boynton Middle School softball team won their first ever championship over Epping, 11-1. The next day, June 3rd, the baseball team beat Derryfield 5-1, winning their third championship in a row. As coaches, we would like to extend sincere thank … 0

New Ipswich: ‘Welcome to Granite Valley’

Thursday, June 5, 2014

Matthew Guruge and Tyler Hurst of New Ipswich are small town, childhood friends with big dreams. Although they just graduated from college, the 22-year-old business partners aren’t new to the working world. Guruge, who sees himself as the … 0

track and field: Fafard takes first at Meet of Champs

Monday, June 9, 2014

Mascenic’s Tim Fafard headed into Saturday’s Meet of Champions a little perturbed. During last year’s Meet of Champions, Fafard lost the state 3200 crown by just three seconds to Concord’s B.J. Smith. Then in November Fafard was out-kicked … 0

Court log: June 10, 2014

Monday, June 9, 2014

Greenville police Matthew Jones, 23, of Merrimack, speeding, $51,67. Hancock police Alexandra Bean, 25, of Dublin, speeding, $77.50. New Ipswich police James Gates, 27, of New Ipswich, simple assault, $1,200 with $1,000 suspended for 24 months; obstructing report of a crime, $1,200 with $1000 suspended for 24 months. … 0


Friday, June 6, 2014

The following local students have achieved Dean’s Honors, a recognition for students who have earned a grade point average of at least 3.65, or Dean’s High Honors, a recognition for students who have earned a grade point average of at least 3.77, for the 2014 spring semester at … 0