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ConVal Junior Beecher Clifton-Waite started Live Free and Ski, a nonprofit that sponsors students who can't afford the sport otherwise.

ConVal: Starting nonprofit a ride

Monday, May 25, 2015

Beecher Clifton-Waite didn’t think it was right some of his friends couldn’t afford to ski or snowboard. Why are there charity organizations that provide food and shelter, he asked, but not something fun? “My passion is skiing. So I came up with the idea — let’s create this organization,” said Clifton-Waite of Temple. The ConVal junior founded Live Free and … 0

Baseball: Conant beats Mascenic on whirlwind walkoff

Monday, May 25, 2015

Mascenic was sitting pretty after two innings at Humiston on Wednesday, up 6-0 on Conant after a big first and a bigger second. But Conant scrapped away, battled back and ultimately got it done in the end for a whirlwind walkoff win. The Vikings got it started right off the bat, as Daimon … 0

Baseball: Vikes sweep WLC series

Monday, May 25, 2015

It took until late-May for Mascenic and WLC to play what had originally been scheduled as their first game of the season. Unfortunately for the Warriors, they played as if the early-season jitters had yet to be shaken off. In a game eerily similar to Monday’s meeting, WLC was plagued by errors and … 0

Peterborough: MCH laboratory awarded accreditation

Monday, April 20, 2015

The Accreditation Committee of the College of American Pathologists has awarded accreditation to Monadnock Community Hospital based on results of a recent on-site inspection of the hospital’s laboratory as part of the CAP’s accreditation programs. The facility’s director, Dr. John Bryan, MD, was advised of this national recognition … 0

Peterborough: ConVal, NHBB plan course on manufacturing

Monday, May 11, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — Manufacturing employment in New Hampshire nosedived 36 percent from 2000 to 2010. While the industry inches back, everyone from Gov. Maggie Hassan to legislators to manufacturers are asking how they can build a younger workforce. Now … 0

Volleyball: Vikes lose two straight

Monday, May 11, 2015

Mascenic came up short in its last two matches, losing to both Timberlane on Wednesday and Salem on Friday in 3-0 matches. Both Timberlane (9-1) and Salem (10-0) stand up as some of the strongest competitors of Division I this year, with Salem undefeated and Timberlane’s only loss … 0

Softball: Mascenic falls to Raymond Rams

Monday, May 11, 2015

The Vikings had a close-fought game up until the sixth inning against Raymond Friday, but eventually went down in a 10-4 loss. Mascenic (3-4) was down 3-2 going into the sixth, but were unable to make up the difference when Raymond (5-4) came out and scored six runs … 0

Track and Field: Throwback meet at Mascenic brings friendly rivalry

Monday, May 11, 2015

Mother Nature took her time delivering spring weather, but this past Saturday was gorgeous — a far cry from the blustery conditions under which the Mascenic Vikings took to their home opener. The warmer weather must have had … 0

Mascenic: Hall of Fame noms due May 22

Monday, May 11, 2015

The Mascenic Athletic Hall of Fame is entering its third year, and it’s time to start selecting the next class to enter the Hall. Nominations can be submitted by email to Athletic Director Kevin Rines at krines@mascenic.org. The deadline for this year’s nominations is May 22. Please contact … 0

New Ipswich police logs: May 7, 2015

Monday, May 11, 2015

New Ipswich Friday, April 24 Road hazard: At 7:50 a.m., police were advised of a low-hanging wire in the roadway on Old Wilton Road. Police contacted FairPoint, and the wire was tied up so it was no longer lying in the road. Lost property: At 8:56 a.m., a … 0

New Ipswich: Sounding the call

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

NEW IPSWICH — Atop a tool chest in the back of a pickup truck parked in front of the town office is an amplifier, set to play a recording of a 80,000-horsepower compressor station at a precise 98 … 0

New Ipswich: Fines set for short cut

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

NEW IPSWICH — Taking the easy route will now be a costly venture, after the Select Board enacted fines for those that use a route meant for emergency vehicles to avoid a long detour. The route, cutting across Mill Street and Ypya Road to avoid the closed bridge … 0