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Baseball: Signups start now for Babe Ruth program

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Signups for our Babe Ruth Summer Baseball program run for the next two weeks. It is open to all players from the Conant, ConVal and Mascenic areas who played or were eligible to play during the regular Babe Ruth season as well as those who are moving up from the Little League and Cal Ripken programs. The season will be played two nights per week at Humiston Field during the … 0

Greenville: Court rules in state’s favor

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

GREENVILLE — A dispute between a local company and the N.H. Waste Management Council has been settled at the State Supreme Court-level. Yesterday, the court issued an opinion ruling, stating that Pioneer Point Enterprises, a Greenville waste management facility, was properly permitted at the time it was constructed, despite the objections of an abutting business that argued the permit was wrongly issued. The … 0

New Ipswich: Community mourns town clerk’s death

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

NEW IPSWICH — The death of New Ipswich Town Clerk and Tax Collector Cynthia “Cindy” Lussier, who has been part of the fabric of the town offices for more than 18 years, has left a void in the community. Lussier, who was diagnosed with colon cancer in 2013, passed away at Massachusetts General … 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

Viewpoint: Why setting down roots in the region makes sense

Thursday, June 5, 2014

Let me introduce myself. I’m Bruce Ruotsala from New Ipswich, and I was recently honored with the designation of valedictorian for Franklin Pierce University’s class of 2014. I attended public school in the Mascenic Regional School District for … 0

Mascenic School District: ‘It’s absolutely real life’

Wednesday, June 4, 2014

It’s not too often that you see a group of teenagers carefully comparing prices and examining the ingredients in the aisles of a grocery store. But during a recent trip to Shaw’s Supermarkets, that’s exactly what the students … 0

Mascenic School District: Board holds off on diploma change

Wednesday, June 4, 2014

GREENVILLE — Before approving a new graduation policy, the Mascenic Regional School Board will be seeking public opinion, both through a survey and a public forum. Top among the issues they’ll be seeking feedback on are whether or … 0