Enfield

Counties Ranked on Wellness

Saturday, March 28, 2015

West Lebanon — Upper Valley public health officials say an annual ranking of the health status of each county in the United States will help guide them as they create action plans to address the challenges area communities face. The 2015 County Health Rankings released Wednesday by the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation is one of several reports utilized by public health officials to evaluate existing health systems and plot steps for the future. “I think these are good because they tell us where we need to work,” said Dr. Robert Greene, chief population health management officer at …

Stephen Bruce LaJoie

Friday, March 27, 2015

Dallas, Texas — Stephen Bruce LaJoie, 64, passed away on Friday, March 13, 2015. He leaves to grieve his daughter, Staci LaJoie of Hurst, Texas and son, Zak LaJoie of Mesquite, Texas. He also leaves behind two precious granddaughters, Psacha LaJoie and Kennedy LaJoie. Also surviving is Steve’s brother, Wayne LaJoie of Enfield, N.H. and sister, Wendy LaJoie of Lebanon, N.H. His father, …

N.H. House Passes Bill Prompted by Enfield 4-Year-Old’s Death

Friday, March 27, 2015

Enfield — Legislation named for the 4-year-old Enfield girl who died at an unlicensed day care one year ago is on its way to the New Hampshire Senate following unanimous approval in the House this week. The bill that passed the House, named “Willa’s Law” for Willa Shine Clark, would make negligence by licensed and license-exempt providers the leads to a child’s “permanent …

Donna Marie Darling

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Enfield, N.H. — Donna Marie Darling, 64, passed away in the comfort of her home Monday, March 9, 2015. She was born in Lebanon, N.H. to Harland & Jean (Gauthier) Pillsbury. She graduated from Mascoma High School, Class of 1969 and was married to Philip Darling that September. …

Mascoma School District Meeting 2015 Results

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Mascoma Valley Regional School District School Clerk 3 yrs: Kamala Tupper School Board (Enfield) 3 yrs: James Gerding School Board (Orange) 2 yrs: Kathleen Stacy School Board (Canaan) 3 yrs: Timothy Josephson Budget Committee (Canaan) 3 yrs: Philip Smith, Jr. Budget Committee (Enfield) 3 yrs: Daniel Kiley …

Enfield Town Meeting 2015 Results

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Enfield Number of Voters: na Number on Checklist: na Selectboard: B. Fred Cummings Trustee of Trust Funds: Vacant Cemetery Trustee: Gordon K. Clough, Jr. Fire Ward: Timothy Taylor Library Trustee 3 yrs: Shirley Green Zoning Board of Adjustment 3 yrs: Mike Diehn Zoning Board of Adjustment 3 yrs: Cecilia Aufiero Budget Committee 3 yrs: Holly West Budget Committee …

Mascoma Budget OK’d

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Enfield — A $25 million operating budget that includes a $1 million bond payment to renovate the high school narrowly passed in Mascoma Valley Regional School District balloting Tuesday, while a raise for district teachers was approved by …

Enfield Voters Elect Cemetery Trustee, Budget Committee, Zoning Seats

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Enfield — Residents on Tuesday decided three contested elections for town officers, including a seat for a trustee of the cemetery, three budget committee members and two members of the zoning board of adjustment. Holly West, 323 votes, James Buffington, 243, and Mike Diehn, 243, won seats on …

Donna Darling

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Enfield, N.H. — Donna Darling, 64, passed away Monday, March 9, 2015, at her home surrounded by family. Arrangements are pending with the Ricker Funeral Homes and Crematory of Lebanon & Enfield. A complete obituary will be published in a later edition of the Valley News. …

Engagement: Maynard — Dubuque

Sunday, March 8, 2015

West Lebanon — Karisa Anne Maynard and Derek Ryan Dubuque have announced their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Cheril and Brady Maynard, of Enfield. She graduated from Mascoma Valley Regional High School in 2006 and earned …

Eugene E. Kirk

Saturday, March 7, 2015

Enfield, N.H. — Eugene E. Kirk, 80, entered God’s Kingdom peacefully on Thursday, March 5, 2015, in the comfort of home with his wife and daughter at his side. He was born in the Bronx, N.Y. on Aug. 27, 1934, to the late Kenneth and Vienna (Henderickson) Kirk. …

Eugene Kirk

Friday, March 6, 2015

Enfield, N.H. — Eugene Kirk, 80, died peacefully at his home Thursday, March 5, 2015. Family and friends are invited to calling hours at the Ricker Funeral Home in Lebanon on Sunday, March 8, 2015, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. A mass of Christian burial will be …

Joseph Hurshell Sears Jr.

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Enfield, N.H. — Joseph Hurshell Sears Jr., 70, passed away peacefully Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015, at DHMC in Lebanon, N.H., surrounded by his family. He was born at home in Canaan, N.H. on July 28, 1944 to Joseph H. and Frances (Grace) Sears. When Joe was 8 his …