Greenville: A year later, culvert work moves ahead

Monday, April 14, 2014

GREENVILLE — The town is moving forward with repairs to a concrete culvert on Livingston Road, after the project was delayed for more than a year. Two years ago, the town became aware of repairs that were needed on two crossroads culverts. The cost to address both, however, was prohibitive, and the town was only able to secure enough grant funds from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to address one … 0

Greenville: Wastewater plant under review

Monday, April 14, 2014

GREENVILLE — In order to avoid millions of dollars in facility upgrades, the town of Greenville has been struggling to meet chemical standards in its wastewater effluent. It’s a task that may become significantly more difficult with the expiration of a state administrative order that has allowed the wastewater treatment plant to operate … 0

Roundup: ConVal’s Hardwick takes first in girls discus

Monday, April 14, 2014

On Friday, the ConVal track team participated in their season opener at Souhegan High School. Four schools participated in the meet, Hollis-Brookline, Souhegan, Pelham and ConVal. ConVal had several top three finishes in a number of events. Leading the way on the girls team was co-captain Megan Hardwick with a strong first place … 0

Letter: Mascenic teachers deserve support

Monday, January 27, 2014

To the editor: The article “Union Raises to Cost $550K” on Jan. 16 should have noted that the Mascenic Education Association, MEA, is the exclusive collective bargaining representative for nurses and guidance counselors, as well as teachers, employed in the Mascenic School District. The School Board and MEA … 0

Letter: We need to boost teacher salaries

Monday, January 27, 2014

To the editor: As part of the negotiating team, I wanted to share some thoughts on our schools in the Mascenic District. We have gone through a lot of changes in the last few years. And many things have been done to provide opportunities for the children. One … 0

Viewpoints: Dental care an urgent need across all of New Hampshire

Wednesday, January 22, 2014

At one time in my 40-year nursing career, doctors were the only ones who could offer primary health care and complete medical procedures. Today, nurse practitioners and physician’s assistants provide routine care in doctor’s offices, community health centers, clinics, and hospitals. When changes like these were first proposed, … 0


Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Christine McInnis graduated from Brandeis University ,Waltham, Mass., earning a master’s degree in neuroscience. She will be continuing her studies in the Ph.D. neuroscience program at Brandeis with a focus on stress and the immune system. She is a 2006 graduate of Mascenic High School, New Ipswich, and … 0

Letter: We need to pass union contract

Monday, January 20, 2014

To the editor: I looked at Thursday’s bold headline, “Union raises to cost $500K” and I thought, “So much for a teacher’s contract.” I teach at Mascenic, but I am a long time staff member, so I am not up for any big raise, but I am also … 0

Mascenic SCHOOLS: Union raises to cost $500K

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

NEW IPSWICH — The proposed budget for the 2014-15 year came in flat this year at $17,863,771, but new contracts for both teachers and support staff, as well as capital reserve requests, will cost taxpayers an additional $640,000. … 0

Boys basketball: WLC boys top Mascenic; Litts leads Warriors

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Tuesday night’s WLC/Mascenic game was a marquee matchup between two of the area’s best scorers. Mascenic’s Jared Stauffeneker and WLC’s Jordan Litts have already made names for themselves due to their prodigious scoring output, and both teams knew … 0

Temple-Greenville police log: Jan. 15, 2014

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Temple-Greenville Thursday, Dec. 26, 2013 Arrest: Police arrested Jesse J. Harbeck, 26, of Greenville and charged him with possession of drugs and circumvention of an alcohol-ignition interlock. Harbeck was released on $10,000 personal recognizance bail and was issued a court date of Feb. 7. Wednesday, Dec. 31, 2013 … 0

Letter: Record number of runners on Jan. 1

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

To the editor: The Souhegan Lions Club, serving the towns of Temple, New Ipswich, Mason and Greenville, thank all those who participated in our New Year’s Day Peanut Butter Chip Chase 5K Run/Walk Road Race. A record 211 runners/walkers took part in a great race, the post-race food … 0

Greenville: French Canadian dinner at Sacred Heart Saturday

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

A dinner celebrating the large pool of people sharing French Canadian heritage in the area will be held at the Sacred Heart Church in Greenville on Saturday. The Knights of Columbus Council 8016 in Greenville is hosting its 17th Annual French Night Dinner. This event is open to … 0