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Roland A. Nadeau

Thursday, November 19, 2015

Canaan, N.H. — Roland A. Nadeau, 86, died Monday, Nov. 16, 2015. He was born in Sherbrook, Canada on Feb. 24, 1929, to the late Adelard & Sarah (LaPlante) Nadeau. Roland moved to the United States as a young boy and attended schools in both Tilton and Northfield, N.H. Roland worked in the woods sawing logs; he worked construction building roads in Northfield. Later he worked for himself as Black …

Roland A. Nadeau

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Canaan, N.H. — Roland A. Nadeau, 86, died Sunday, Nov. 15, 2015. An obituary will be published in a later edition of the Valley News Arrangements are by the Ricker Funeral Home & Crematory. …

UVRC Dominates N.H. Running Scene

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Hanover — Jim Burnett says he gets to feel like a kid again during the New Hampshire Grand Prix road race series, particularly since many of the races require long road trips with friends. This year, Burnett and the rest of the Upper Valley Running Club even got to experience winning a state …

Cardinals Flying High: Stevens Rallies Past Mascoma

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Claremont — Underdog Mascoma High gave Stevens all it could handle for a while. Then the second half arrived. The Cardinals punched in two goals after the return from halftime, using them as a springboard for a a …

Local Roundup: One Goal Does Job for Engineers

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Woodsville — Dominant everywhere but on the scoreboard, the Woodsville High girls soccer team finally found the back of the net with just 30 seconds to play on Monday afternoon to beat Lin-Wood, 1-0. Woodsville outshot the Lumberjacks, …

Grandparents Brag: Sept. 27. 2015

Sunday, September 27, 2015

POLJACIK — A grandson, Blake Robert Poljacik, born on July 25, 2015, to paternal grandparents Jodie and Brian Poljacik, of Grantham, and Bonnie and Regan Hill, of Enfield; paternal great-grandparent Joan Menard, of Braintree, Vt.; and maternal grandparents Shelli and Dean Vanier, of Canaan. …

Local Roundup: Hanover Girls Soccer Blanks Plymouth

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

Hanover — Everyone’s gunning for the Hanover High girls soccer team this year. That’s what happens to a defending state champion. The Marauders’ challenge is making sure they have their game on point at every opportunity. Hanover met …

Field Hockey on the Defensive as Dwindling Numbers Threaten Game at High School, Youth Levels

Sunday, September 20, 2015

There’s a tinge of apprehension in the voice of Kestin Bunnell, senior goalkeeper for the Mascoma Valley Regional High School field hockey team. It’s subtle, almost nonexistent in the unfamiliar heat of early fall. But it’s there. Bunnell’s …

Playing The Numbers Game: Mascoma Tries to Keep Field Hockey Going

Sunday, September 20, 2015

West Canaan — No other youth recreation team within the Mascoma Youth Sports League, including girls and boys soccer, basketball and baseball, travels as far as Windsor — a 40-minute drive. Except for field hockey, that is. These …

Revamped Stevens Routs Mascoma

Sunday, September 20, 2015

West Canaan — Stevens High’s Richard Bell found out at halftime last weekend against Epping-Newmarket: Freshman QB Henri Bourque, who was beginning to break out as the Cardinals’ star offensive playmaker, was going to miss significant time with …

Rabekka “Beckky” Anne Paul

Saturday, September 19, 2015

Canaan, N.H. — Rabekka “Beckky” Anne Paul, 25, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2015. Arrangements are pending with the Ricker Funeral Homes & Crematory of Lebanon & Enfield, N.H. A complete obituary will be published in a later edition of the Valley News. …

A Run for a Cause: Woman Goes 46 Miles for Servicemen

Saturday, September 19, 2015

Lebanon — Since a birthday epiphany 5 ½ years ago, fitness and running have become a large part of Amy Mitchell-Hartson’s identity. Now she’s working to help wounded soldiers re-establish theirs. Mitchell-Hartson, 36, on Friday ran 46 miles …

Eye on the Prize

Friday, September 18, 2015

One-year-old Sutton Cederman, of Enfield, takes a chance at playing with a soccer ball with her father, Shawn, while 3-year-old cousins Brady and Blake LaHaye , of Canaan, break for water and a snack. The cousins were visiting …