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Youth Achievers

January 16, 2014

Students on the Rise: January 16, 2014

In February 2014, Colleen Denison from Danville is volunteering on the IVHQ Uganda Orphanage volunteer program for sixteen weeks. IVHQ is an international volunteer organization working in twenty-two countries that sends over 6000 volunteers abroad annually. Established in 2007, the organization has sent over 25,000 volunteers abroad and work with hundreds of different projects through Africa, Asia and Latin America. Colleen will spend sixteen weeks on the Uganda orphanage program working alongside other volunteers from all over the world.

This fall, Colby-Sawyer College welcomed approximately 430 first-year students to its 2017 graduating class, including: Kristina Cortes of Sandown, Kimberly Faust of Raymond, Madison Hamilton of Exeter, Hannah LaRoche of Kensington, Daniel O’Keefe of Brentwood, Sarah Paullis of Newton, Bradford Rose of Exeter, Elisabeth Seymour of Brentwood, Shelby Smith of Sandown, Molly Statezni of Newton, Kyle Sullivan of Exeter. Colby-Sawyer is pleased to announce the following local students have been named to the Dean’s List for academic achievement during the 2013 spring semester: Jessica Casey of Exeter, Rebecca Perley of Sandown, Anthony Riso of Raymond, and Ashlee Worsham of Raymond.

Tadhg Duffy, son of Vandy Duffy of Exeter, and Kevin Duffy of Brentwood, have enrolled for Fall Semester, 2013 admission at Rochester Institute of Technology. Tadhg is in the industrial design program in RIT’s College of Imaging Arts and Sciences and is a 2013 graduate of Exeter High School. Tadhg has been awarded the Robinson Fund and John A. Anderson Memorial Scholarship.

Plymouth State University has announced the following local first year students who are attending this fall: Kacie Arthur of Kensington, Mariah Barnum of Kingston, Branden Bishop of Sandown, Brandon Carleton of Epping, Adam Corey of Danville, Nicole DeFranzo of Sandown, Tucker Finerty of Kensington, Jessica Fischer of Sandown, Alexander Frizzell of Exeter, Toni Gallant of East Kingston, Masha Lange of Danville, Michael Maguire of Danville, Hayleigh Mantini of Epping, Jacob Milbury of Kensington, Tucker Moss of Epping, Shawn Poor of Newton, Justin Rogers of Sandown, Kirsten Roman of Raymond, and Ryan Walker of Kingston.

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    Several Sanborn Regional High School (SRHS) students were honored at the Seacoast School of Technologies National Technical Honor Society (NTHS) for their outstanding contribution in career and technical education. These students have demonstrated high quality in the areas of Skill, Honesty, Service, Responsibility, Scholarship, Citizenship and Leadership. These students have also achieved a minimum academic average of 90 in their technical program at SST for six quarters, shown a serious career interest, have demonstrated professional behavior in their academic pursuits, and have made significant contributions to the SST community. All NTHS inductees will wear a sash at the SST Certificate Ceremony and at their high school graduation. This year's inductees are: Christopher Chase, Matthew Cote, Mackenzie Deschenes, Michael Jesso, Nicholas Kaminski, Ryan Keiran, Ethan Larkham, Kevin MacMillan, Kyle McLaughlin, Robert Morse, Caitlyn Pagnottaro, and Jessica Wood. Congratulations to each of these students for showing their Sanborn P.R.I.D.E!

    Sanborn Students Honored Posted 3 days ago 1 Photo
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    Kingston Junior Troop 12782 had a great time earning their Practice with Purpose badge with Deshi Munoz at Ocasio's True Martial Arts in Plaistow. The girls brought a friend to show them how much fun girl scouting can be as part of their bridging requirements. They all broke boards with their hands. Great job girls!

    Practice with a Purpose Posted 3 days ago 1 Photo
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  • Confirmation Class

    Congratulations to the 33 young men and women who were confirmed recently, their sponsors, families, & teachers. The ceremony led by Auxiliary Bishop Francis J. Christian and assisted by Pastor Fr. Don Clinton. St. Joseph Parish serves the communities of Raymond, Epping, Fremont, Candia, Deerfield & the County Nursing Home.

    Confirmation Class at St Joseph’s Posted 10 days ago 1 Photo
  • COOL Kids

    The COOL Kids Club of the Atkinson Congregational Church held a successful drive to help homeless families with donations of linens, cleaning supplies, hygiene items, towels, soap, shampoo, craft and school supplies, and much more. The donations were delivered to Emmanus shelters in Haverhill, MA. Some of the COOL Kids are, left, Cole Priest, Matthew William, Skye Priest, Sydney Monahan, and Jack Abel. Standing at left is Karen McLain, Director of Christian Education.

    Cool Kids for Homeless Updated 17 days ago 1 Photo
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  • 'A Midwinter Night's Scream'

    Sanborn Regional High School students put the “shake” back in Shakespeare during two public performances held in the school auditorium, celebrating Sanborn’s Shakespeare Month. Students found that Shakespeare was written to be performed, not to be read. The young men and women dedicated themselves to a month-long intensive workshop (more than twenty students) that culminated in ‘A Midsummer Night’s Scream’, written and directed by Donna Devlin-Young.

    ‘A Midsummer Night’s Scream’ Posted 59 days ago 1 Photo
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Obituaries
  • Elwood (Al) Shaw, 93

    Meredith, NH — Elwood (Al) Shaw, 93, of Center Harbor, passed away peacefully on Sunday, March 30, 2014, at Forestview Manor in Meredith. He was the beloved husband of the late Greta L. (Sykes) Shaw, to whom he was married for 62 years.

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  • Jo Ann Hughes, 79

    Sandown, NH — Jo Ann (Phelps) Hughes of Sandown, New Hampshire passed away on Thursday, March 27, 2014, surrounded by all of her children at home. She was born in Little Bend Kentucky, to Beatrice (Shepherd) Phelps and John (Cat) Phelps in 1934. Jo Ann was predeceased by brothers, Marcus Phelps, Johnny Phelps, Forrest Phelps and sisters, Juanita Phelps, and Jeanette (Phelps) Vincent. She is survived by brother, Donald Quiggins of Georgia; sisters, Geneva (Phelps) Stanley of Kentucky, and Frances (Phelps) Bratcher of Tennessee who had just visited Jo Ann in September of 2013.

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  • Sherry Lynn (Cookson) Scanzilo

    Raymond, NH — Sherry Lynn (Cookson) Scanzillo, 58, of Raymond, N.H., passed away Saturday, April 5, 2014, at the Elliot Hospital surrounded by her loving family after a sudden illness.

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  • Thomas Hugh Clinton, 73

    Atkinson, NH — Tom passed away on Sunday, March 30, 2014, at Elliot Hospital in Manchester. Tom was born on October, 30, 1940, at Clover Hill Hospital in Lawrence, Mass., as the only child to Hugh Clinton and Evelyn (Forcier) Clinton. Tom graduated from Methuen High School in 195

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  • Jo Ann Hughes, 79

    Sandown, NH — Jo Ann (Phelps) Hughes of Sandown, New Hampshire passed away on Thursday, March 27, 2014, surrounded by all of her children at home. She was born in Little Bend Kentucky, to Beatrice (Shepherd) Phelps and John (Cat) Phelps in 1934. Jo Ann was predeceased by brothers, Marcus Phelps, Johnny Phelps, Forrest Phelps and sisters, Juanita Phelps, and Jeanette (Phelps) Vincent. She is survived by brother, Donald Quiggins of Georgia; sisters, Geneva (Phelps) Stanley of Kentucky, and Frances (Phelps) Bratcher of Tennessee who had just visited Jo Ann in September of 2013.

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