Enfield

Hope Margaret Wescott

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Enfield, N.H. — Hope Margaret Wescott, 97, a long time Enfield resident died Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015. She was born in Greendale, Mass. on April 29, 1918, to the late Alden & Margaret (Murry) Chase. She was a member of the Lebanon Emblem Club and the West Lebanon Baptist Church. She had worked for the Baltic Woolen Mill for many years before moving to Washington State where she worked for Pendleton Woolen Mill. She then returned to Enfield and began working for Baker Library in Hanover. She is survived by a son, Morris “Sonny” Wescott of Bradford, N.H.; daughters, Charlotte Taylor, Ellen Barker and Jeannie Langord all of Washington; and a daughter, Patricia Leonard of …

Anne-Marie Doolittle

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Grants Pass, Ore. — A graveside service for Anne-Marie Doolittle, 72, who passed away Oct. 12, 2014, will be held Friday, Aug. 7, 2015, at 1 p.m. in the Oak Grove Cemetery in Enfield, N.H. Ricker Funeral Homes and Crematory assisted the family with arrangements. …

Raising Sails, And Skills: Dartmouth Instructors Help Kids Get Comfortable on Water

Sunday, August 2, 2015

Enfield — Children who attend sailing camp might start off as novices, but by the time it ends, they are sailors. Instructors at the camp, run by the Dartmouth Sailing Facility on Lake Mascoma, make sure of it. “By the end of the week they can usually sail the boat to where they …

Guy W. Bailey

Saturday, May 16, 2015

Enfield, N.H. — Guy W. Bailey, age 76, from Enfield, died Thursday, May 14, 2015, at DHMC in Lebanon, N.H. He was born May 17, 1938 to Guy W. and Rena (Clark) Bailey in Etna, N.H. He grew up in Canaan, N.H., and graduated from Canaan High School …

Cause of Fire In Enfield Unknown

Friday, May 15, 2015

Enfield — The New Hampshire State Fire Marshal’s Office was unable to determine the cause of a fire that caused extensive damage early Wednesday morning to a waterfront home on Mascoma Lake. “At this point, the cause is undetermined,” fire investigator Tom Schutzius said on Thursday. “At this …

Suzanne Laliberte

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Coppell, Texas — Suzie Laliberte’s ashes will be interred in the Laliberte burial plot in the Lakeview Cemetery in Enfield, N.H., on May 15, 2015. The interment will be private. Suzie died on Friday, Oct. 10, 2014, at the age of 75 shortly after she had moved from …

Local Roundup: Raptors Rule the Fairway

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Quechee — With the high school golf season winding toward the postseason, Mid Vermont Christian School co-coach Gary Ott can breathe easier. He now has a team. Hosting three schools on the Quechee Club’s Highland course front nine, …

Hartford Baseball Improves to 7-0

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

White River Junction — Playing on a freshly remade infield, the Hartford High baseball team laid out visiting U-32 on Monday, 8-2. The victory pushed the Hurricanes’ record to 7-0, with upcoming road games at Windsor today, at …

A Powerful Drama at Shaker Bridge

Saturday, May 2, 2015

Shaker Bridge Theatre’s production of Jon Robin Baitz’ play Other Desert Cities is riveting, funny and heartbreaking, and the actors give an all-around powerful performance. From top to bottom, the five cast members are comfortable and believable in their roles as members of the dysfunctional Wyeth family, who …

Pipe Break Temporarily Slows Rt. 4 Traffic

Saturday, May 2, 2015

Lebanon — Traffic was delayed near the Route 4 bridge, which is under construction, after an excavator inadvertently hit a nearby sewer line on Thursday morning. Despite the 10-minute delay for morning commuters, officials say the incident was relatively insignificant and will not affect the timeline for the …

Savor the Flavors

Friday, May 1, 2015

Falling on the first gorgeous spring day after a winter that wouldn’t quit, Flavors of the Valley was “definitely competing” with the weather, said coordinator Emily Gardner. Nonetheless, the annual tasting expo for local food drew about 900 …

Local Roundup: Hanover Girls Lacrosse Nixes John Stark

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Hanover — To turn fortunes around following its first loss of the season, the Hanover High girls lacrosse team knew it would need to cut down on turnovers. The Marauders did just that against John Stark on Monday, …

Humane Society Has New Leader

Sunday, April 26, 2015

Enfield — After years of working to improve the plight of animals of all kinds in her native Kuwait, Ayeshah Al-Humaidhi was ready for a change. “I was pretty tired,” she said. “You do get jaded, unfortunately.” Just …