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Youth Achievers

Youth Achievers
  • May 15, 2014
  • Seacoast Goes National

    The 2014 New Hampshire Vocational Clubs of America (VICA) Leadership Skills USA Championships were held all over the state. Students from Seacoast School of Technology in Exeter received two first place awards and will represent the State of New Hampshire in the National Skills Championship in Kansas City, Missouri. Finalists include: Ryan Murray, Kingston; Jeremy Claar, Exeter; and Tiger Thongchanh, Exeter. A fundraiser was held at the Masonic Hall in Kingston to help raise funds for the students to attend the Nationals. For more information or to donate, call Linda Murray at 603-770-2826. (Larry Kennedy/CTN photo)

    Seacoast Goes National Posted 73 days ago 1 Photo
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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 ear 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 73 days ago 1 Photo
  • May 8, 2014
  • Students on the Rise Posted 81 days ago
  • May 5, 2014
  • Seacoast Goes National

    The 2014 New Hampshire Vocational Clubs of America (VICA) Leadership Skills ISA Championships were held all over the state. Students from Seacoast School of Technology in Exeter received two first place awards and will represent the State of New Hampshire in the National Skills Championship in Kansas City, Missouri. Finalists include: Ryan Murray, Kingston; Jeremy Claar, Exeter; and Tiger Thongchanh, Exeter. There is a fundraiser set for Sat., May 10, from 3:00-5:00 p.m., at the Masonic Hall, Church Street in Kingston. Each finalist has to raise approximately $967.50 to attend the Nationals. For more information, please call Linda Murray at 603-770-2826.

    Seacoast Goes National Posted 83 days ago 1 Photo
  • May 1, 2014
  • Taylor Places in Geographic Bee

    On April 4th, Hampstead Academy 8th grader, Daniel Taylor, participated in the National Geographic Bee in Keene. The National Geographic Bee is a competition held each year among the state’s 4th - 8th graders. The competition is designed to encourage the subject of geography in the classrooms, peak interest in the subject and bring awareness of geography to the community. Students compete in a challenging and engaging way to test the knowledge of geography. Daniel competed against 100 students to finish an incredible second in the state. He has proudly represented Hampstead Academy for the last four years. Congratulations, Daniel!

    Taylor Places in Geographic Bee Posted 88 days ago 1 Photo
  • April 17, 2014
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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 101 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 101 days ago 1 Photo
  • DAR News Posted 102 days ago
  • April 10, 2014
  • 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 108 days ago 1 Photo
  • April 3, 2014
  • 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 115 days ago 1 Photo

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Obituaries
  • Howard "Howie" Coombs, 58

    Fremont, NH — Howard “Howie” R. Coombs, 58, of Fremont, N.H., passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at his home.

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  • Keith Bisson, 55

    Jonesboro, ME — Keith A. Bisson, known to most as Tyke, 55, of Jonesboro, Maine, died after a long battle with cancer on May 6, 2014. Keith leaves his wife, Penny (Geel) Bisson. In addition, Tyke leaves his son, Michael Bisson; his grandson, Joel Bisson; as well as a granddaughter, Valerie Bisson.

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  • Mary L. Rodgers, 75

    Kingston, NH — Mary Louise (Meeks) Rodgers, longtime resident of Kingston, N.H., and recently of Haverhill, Mass., passed away on May 11, 2014 after a long illness. She was born on April 2, 1939, in Epping, N.H., the daughter of the late Samuel G. and Edna E. Meeks Sr. She graduated from Tilton High School with the class of 1957. She spent most of her life in Kingston where she was well-known and well-loved.

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  • John Harold Allison, 84

    Salem, NH — John Harold Allison, 84, of Salem, N.H., died peacefully at Lawrence General Hospital, Lawrence, Mass.

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  • Sandra Wagoner, 52

    Merrimac, MA — Sandy entered into eternal peace at home in Tennessee on April 11. She was born in Malden, Mass., and went to Haverhill and Pentucket schools. She worked at AT&T in North Andover, at the shoe shop and nursing homes in Haverhill, and lastly at Danville store in Danville, N.H. Sandy moved to Tennessee in 2011 to welcome the birth of her first grandchild. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Jennifer Carr; father, Roland Gurley, and grandparents, Virginia and Edson Peck. She leaves her loving memories to be cherished by her husband of 31 years, John Wagoner; son, Brandon Wagoner and his wife, Shannon; grandson, Derek; parents, Robert and Elaine Leatham; aunts, Sharon (Arthur) Benjamin, Nancy (Ed) Hamilton, Gloria Crumel, Ruth McKewen, and Uncle Charlie Peck. Also, several cousins, nieces, nephews, loving in-laws and a host of longtime friends.

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