Tuesday, June 18, 2013
Wendy Jean Murray, 41, of Pittsfield, denied setting fire to her neighbor's vehicle Monday, during her first court appearance on a felony arson charge.
High-school equivalency diplomas offer a better life, increased earnings and a chance to overcome the odds, school officials and recent GED recipients say.
Residents of the six towns of School Administrative District 54 on Tuesday validated the $32,894,711 budget for the coming year.
Skowhegan voters agreed, after three hours of debate, amendments and number crunching, to raise $8,865,666 to run the town in 2013-14, which is $3,765 more than the current budget.
Residents at the annual Town Meeting Monday night voted to raise the full amounts requested for the public library; the Chamber of Commerce and the restoration of the iconic Skowhegan Indian.
Heidi Dawson lost some of her possessions Monday morning when fire swept through the mobile home she and family members were tearing down on Stickney Hill Road.
A public hearing on the final draft of the $11.1 million proposed Somerset County budget is set for 7 p.m. Tuesday in the Superior Court building in Skowhegan.
"(Teachers) make kids work harder than they ever thought they could," Samuel Wheeler, a member of the Skowhegan Area High School's drama team, recited from a poem during Sunday's commencement.
Residents of the six towns of School Administrative District 54 will go to the polls Tuesday for the final vote on the $32.9 million school budget.
Horace Barstow, 67, of Norridgewock, accused of molesting three children at a Norridgewock day care center owned by his wife, has been indicted by a Somerset County grand jury.