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Youth Achievers

October 3, 2013

Students on the Rise

Northern Essex Community College student David Bowie of Plaistow, was nominated for the Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation Scholarship. A 2007 graduate of Timberlane Regional High School, Bowie is an Engineering Science major at NECC. After graduation this spring, Bowie plans on transferring to UMass Lowell, where he will major in Environmental Sciences. At NECC, Bowie is the president of the Bacon Board Gamers, a student board gaming club, and a member of the Board Game Library, which lends games to the community. He also has been published in the school's literary magazine, Parnassus and is a math tutor at the college's math center. The Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation Scholarship is for outstanding students who will be transferring from NECC, have a cumulative GPA of 3.5, and have done significant community service.

Shannon Maguire, daughter of Mark and Audrey Maguire of Danville, was initiated into Sigma Tau Delta, the nationally recognized English Honor Society at Endicott College. Shannon is a Junior.

Phillips Exeter Academy is pleased to announce the following local students have been honored for their academic achievements during the winter 2013 term: High Honors: Hannah E. Keane, grade 11, of Fremont, parents Mr. and Mrs. Thomas P. Keane; Alexander Greaney, grade 11, of Kingston, parents Heidi and Kevin Greaney; Kevin Ma, grade 12, of Brentwood, parents Dr. Hongbao Ma and Ms. Juan Sun; Honors: Michaela E. Streep, grade 9, of Exeter, parents Mr. Thomas M. Streep; Marc L. Steele, grade 11, of Danville, parents Mr. and Mrs. Timothy Steele.

The Catalinas Synchronized Swim team of the YMCA of Manchester started the 2012-13 competition year off to a good start at the 2013 New England Synchronized Swim Association Figure meet at Wheaton College in Norton, MA. Eight teams from all over New England were represented at the meet. Isa Lamers of Hampstead placed sixth in the 11-12 Novice Division.

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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 5 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 5 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 13 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 20 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 61 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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