Jaffrey: Guilty plea expected in heroin dealing case

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

One of two men allegedly caught dealing heroin in the area is expected to plead guilty, according to court documents. Alan D. Wheeler, 26, of Jaffrey is scheduled to appear at the Cheshire Superior Court, Keene next Wednesday for a plea and sentencing hearing for a special felony controlled drug charge. Wheeler has agreed to enter a guilty plea and serve two to four years in state prison, as well … 0

Antrim / Bennington / Jaffrey: Indictment in threatening case

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

An Antrim man has been indicted on criminal threatening charges after he allegedly pointed a BB gun at two police officers in March. Andrew Hart, 21, of Antrim is accused of pointing the BB gun, which appeared to be a real firearm, at Officer Robert McAllister and Sergeant Thomas Grella. Hart was indicted on four counts of criminal threatening — two for each … 0

Jaffrey / Rindge: Churches fill summer food gap

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Church-led Got Lunch summer program fed 120 children … 0

JAffrey/Rindge: Center needs new pickup

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

With summer winding down and winter on its way, Toah Nipi Retreat and Training Center in Rindge is asking for the community to come together to help replace their pick up truck that was stolen and totaled about … 0

Golf: Hole-in-one for Sullivan at Shattuck

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Jack Sullivan of Nashua got his first-ever hole-in-one last week at the Shattuck. Sullivan hit from the blue tees on Hole No. 7, 183 yards with a 5-iron. Sullivan was playing with Al Hodge and Jim Devorak. … 0

JAffrey: Fire Department welcomes two new members

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Chastity Dupuis and Clayton Lampinen are the two newest additions to the Jaffrey Fire Department, after recently completing the Firefighter I course through the N.H. Division of Fire Standard and Training. “It is a great accomplishment,” said Fire Chief David Chamberlain, in an interview Monday. “Hopefully they will … 0

Francestown: Labor of love

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Making something out of nothing. That’s essentially what art is. For fine craftworkers like Terry Miller of Jaffrey or Pat Thalhauser of Francestown, it is the essence of what they do — and the best part. Miller and … 0

Jaffrey: Saturdays at the Cinema starts this weekend

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

The Park Theatre will continue its 9th annual film series with Saturdays at the Cinema beginning this weekend with a screening of the 2010 film “The King’s Speech.” “The King’s Speech,” starring Colin Firth, Helena Bonham Carter, and Geoffrey Rush, will be shown at the Jaffrey Woman’s Club … 0

Cross-country: Local high school runners ready to make noise

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

The Conant, ConVal and Mascenic cross-country teams are looking to make some noise this fall on the wooded trails of Derryfield Park and Mines Falls. With the youth movement in place and team member numbers on the rise, … 0

Girls’ soccer: Conant can overcome early struggles

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Starting off a new season can be tough enough for teams. They have to adjust to each other, learn how to play together and figure out their new identity. And when the first two games of the season … 0

Greenfield: Tree farm field day Sept. 19

Monday, August 24, 2015

Born at Monadnock Community Hospital, Peterborough: ROSE: A girl, McKenna Quinn, to Timothy and Tania Rose of Jaffrey, July 18, 2015. … 0

Police Logs: Jaffrey - Sept. 3, 2015

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Jaffrey Wednesday, Aug. 26 Possession of controlled/narcotic drugs: At 7:52 p.m., police went to Prospect Street after getting a report of people smoking marijuana in a vehicle. Upon arrival, police saw Daniel J. Pento III, 19, of Jaffrey, get out of the passenger seat. Police said he admitted … 0

What not to say when the kids get home from school

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Five things never to ask your child right after school: “How was school today?” “What do you have for homework?” “When are you going to do your homework?” “What did you get on the test?” “What did you learn today?” You want to interact and make connection. Your … 0