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Laurence Terreault

Saturday, February 13, 2016

Canaan, N.H. — Laurence Terreault, 89 passed away Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016, at the Lebanon Center Genesis. Laurence was born Nov. 30, 1926, the son of Henry and Florence (Powel) Terreault. He was born in Enfield, N.H. and raised in Canaan and was a lifelong area resident where he would also meet and marry his wife Elizabeth Chelles. Laurence joined the United States Army and served in the Korean War. Following his honorable discharge at the rank of Sargent, he began his career in construction where he would eventually become known as the “Canaan handyman”. Throughout his career he worked for A.C. Lary Lumberand and later on Biathrow Construction and the Town of Canaan. In …

Laurence Terreault

Friday, February 12, 2016

Canaan, N.H. — Laurence Terreault, 89, passed away passed away Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016, at the Lebanon Center Genesis. Arrangements are pending with the Ricker Funeral Homes & Crematory of Lebanon & Enfield. A complete obituary will be published in a later edition of the Valley News. …

A Raider Rout: Lebanon Boys Make Quick Work of Mascoma

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

West Canaan — Fun as they are to contemplate, and often to witness, Lebanon-Mascoma high school boys basketball games have rarely mattered over the years. They have usually occurred during a long-since-shuttered Lebanon holiday tournament, yet at the time they frequently required the aid of a Crisco-saturated shoehorn to find a place to …

Canaan Resident Homeless After Fire Decimates Trailer

Friday, January 8, 2016

Canaan — A longtime Canaan resident lost everything he owns, including his cat, in an early morning fire Thursday that tore through his mobile home . Canaan fire Chief Bill Bellion said the fire started near a wood …

Georgia M. Tilton

Thursday, January 7, 2016

Canaan, N.H. — Georgia M. Tilton, 98, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2016. She was born in Sandwich, Mass. on July 5, 1917. She served in the Woman’s Army Auxiliary Corps. On June 29, 1940, she married Kenneth L. Tilton and in 1953 they moved from Cape Cod …

Gerald A. Shambo

Thursday, January 7, 2016

Canaan, N.H. — Gerald A. Shambo, 70, passed away peacefully on Friday, Jan. 1, 2016, at home with his family at his side. He was born on Feb. 16, 1945 to the late Robert & Wanda (Jones) Shambo. Gerald is survived by his spouse of 51 years, Wanda …

Georgia M. Tilton

Wednesday, January 6, 2016

Canaan, N.H. — Georgia M. Tilton, 98, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2016. Arrangements are pending with the Ricker Funeral Home in Lebanon. An obituary will be published in a later edition of the Valley News. …

Maurice J. Bergeron

Tuesday, January 5, 2016

Canaan, N.H. — Maurice J. Bergeron, 73, of Canaan passed away peacefully on Friday, Jan. 1, 2016, surrounded by his family. He is survived by his loving wife of 39 years, Janet Bergeron; his nine children: Mark Bergeron, Bruce Bergeron, Shane Bergeron, Michelle Pringle, Melissa Kiernan, Tina Clarkson, …

A Life: Arlene Chapman, 1927-2015; ‘She Was a Woman Ahead of Her Time’

Monday, January 4, 2016

Lebanon — Arlene Chapman raised a large family, much like many women of her generation, and she worked a full-time job. But it wasn’t just any job. Chapman traveled daily from Canaan to Mascoma Savings Bank in Lebanon …

Hard Work Pays Off for Hanover

Wednesday, December 30, 2015

Hanover — Despite undergoing changes in both personnel and style, the Hanover High boys basketball team expects to play with the same workmanlike effort that has helped it thrive in recent years. The Marauders’ “all in” motto — echoed after every team huddle — appeared lacking in a …

Trump Campaign Claims Upper Valley Supporters Who Say They Didn’t Commit

Wednesday, December 30, 2015

West Lebanon — Nancy Partington isn’t a fan of Donald Trump. The Woodsville resident plans to vote for a Republican in the upcoming New Hampshire presidential primary, but thinks the billionaire businessman can sometimes be “a little erratic.” …

School Notes: Mascoma Graduates Perform Benefit Concert for Music Programs

Tuesday, December 29, 2015

In their latest push to build up their bank of instruments for elementary-school musicians in the Mascoma Valley Regional School District, the Friends of Mascoma Foundation had Hannah Hoffman and Brooks Hubbard at “Hello, again.” “I was emailed about three months ago by Andrew Cushing, a fellow Mascoma …

Geraldine (Lemery) Daniels

Tuesday, December 29, 2015

Canaan, N.H. — An internment service for Geraldine (Lemery) Daniels, who died Thursday, Dec. 10, 2015, will be held at the Boscawen Veterans Cemetery in Boscawen, N.H. on Friday, Jan. 8, 2016, at 1 p.m. …