New Ipswich

Mascenic School District: Central is still for sale

Thursday, December 18, 2014

After the Hillsborough County Superior Court ruling that upheld up the Zoning Board of Adjustment’s decision to deny Dollar General a variance to build a store on the current Central Elementary School property, the district will have to find a new potential buyer. The school has been on the market for three years, since elementary students were moved to the new Highbridge Hill Elementary School in 2011. The school and … 0

Cross-country: Viking runners building a legacy

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Over the 2014 season — and, indeed, the last 10 years — the Mascenic cross-country team has made a name for itself. They have been known as a running powerhouse and always have competitive athletes. They bring some of the best in the state year after year. This year, they took it to … 0

New Ipswich: Smith, Lucas run on Olympic stage

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Two local youth runners from New Ipswich recently returned from the Junior Olympic Cross Country Championships held in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Over 3000 runners from every part of the country descended on the Whispering Pines Golf Course to participate in this National Championship. Both members of the Highbridge Hill Running Club, Logan … 0

New Ipswich: New town radio tower in the works

Thursday, December 18, 2014

NEW IPSWICH — The 100-foot radio tower located behind the town offices is expected to soon be decommissioned, and replaced by a new tower located at the Highway Department. Emergency Management Director Jim Hicks said in an interview Wednesday that he plans to apply for two grants administered … 0

New Ipswich police log: Dec. 18, 2014

Thursday, December 18, 2014

New Ipswich Saturday, Dec. 6 At 7:22 p.m., police responded to Pine Street for an audible alarm reported in a condo unit. Police confirmed the alarm, which appeared to be a fire or carbon monoxide alarm. The condo was locked but unoccupied. New Ipswich Fire Department responded and … 0

Letter: Clothing drive broke the record

Thursday, December 11, 2014

To the editor: The Souhegan Lions Club, serving Greenville, New Ipswich, Temple and Mason, and the Greenville Lioness Club would like to extend a huge, warm and fuzzy thank you to the members of our communities who donated to our annual clothing drive. This year, we collected a … 0

Mason: Pipeline meeting draws big crowd

Monday, December 15, 2014

MASON — So many citizens showed up to Saturday’s meeting on the proposed Kinder Morgan natural gas pipeline that would run through town that organizers had to turn some away. In all, more than 150 people from multiple … 0

Rindge: Market Basket now fully in Artie T.’s hands

Monday, December 15, 2014

The sale of Market Basket to Arthur T. “Artie T.” Demoulas was completed Friday afternoon, after it was announced in September that Demoulas and his sisters reached an agreement to buy the grocery chain from their cousins, and that the sale would be finalized over the next several … 0

Letter: Natural gas is not the answer

Thursday, December 11, 2014

To the editor: This is in response to the letter by Charles Saari in the Dec. 9 edition. Increasing dependence on natural gas will not lower energy costs. More natural gas is not needed to meet our heating or electricity needs. The industry’s justification is based on a … 0

Editorial: Take matters into your own hands

Monday, December 15, 2014

When you want to get something done, sometimes, you just have to do it yourself. That’s what we’ve learned from some folks interviewed for two stories in today’s paper. The first concerns the Ingalls Memorial Library in Rindge. The 120-year-old library has undergone several renovations in the past … 0

New Ipswich: Icy weather leads to two crashes

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Icy weather conditions contributed to two accidents that sent their drivers to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries on Tuesday. At about 2:30 p.m., a 1998 Ford Explorer driven by Bruce Card, 54, of Temple, hit a patch of icy road, causing Card to lose control of his … 0

Cross-country: Vikings honored at awards night

Monday, December 8, 2014

At a Dec. 7 awards ceremony, three local athletes and one coach were recognized among the States elite at the 14th annual New Hampshire Cross Country Awards banquet. Avery Traffie, Jackson Whitehouse and Jake Movsessian, members of the … 0


Monday, November 24, 2014

U.S. Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Connor Somero graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air … 0