Wednesday, June 19, 2013
The McAlpine children beat the heat by grabbing a book and reading on a hammock in the shade at their home in Waterville on Monda. From left are Jenna, Iain and Audrey.
PITTSFIELD -- Sebasticook Valley Chamber of Commerce recently announced Morgan Thies of Maine Central Institute, in Pittsfield, is the winner of its 2013 Scholarship of $1000.
FAIRFIELD, Conn. -- Sacred Heart University recently announced Stephanie Whitten, of Waterville, was named to the 2013 spring semester dean's list. To receive this honor, a student must achieve a 3.6 grade-point average, based on a 4.0 scale.
WORCESTER, Mass. -- Caitlin Bonney recently received a doctor of medicine degree from the University of Massachusetts Worcester during a ceremony held on the medical school campus. She was honored with the Association of Academic Surgery Student Research Award.
CASTLETON, Vt. -- Zachary Conlogue, of Farmington, recently earned a spot on the 2013 spring semester president's list at Castleton College.
SMITHFIELD, R.I. -- Bryant University has announced its 2013 spring semester dean's list. The local students includes Mikayla Fitzmaurice, of Skowhegan, a sophomore in marketing, and Harris Roberts, of Farmington, a senior in entrepreneurship.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. -- The following local residents have earned degrees from Springfield College: Lauren Emery, of Skowhegan, master's of science in physician assistant; and Erin Knight, of Pittsfield, bachelor's of science in psychology.
Louise Alley works in a row of flowering peonies in one of her prolific gardens at her home in Waterville on Monday.
Judy Richardson, owner of Richardson's Strawberry farm in Clinton, picks berries for stand sales on Monday. Richardson said the stand is open daily and as berries ripen, the farm will open for pick-your-own later this month.