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Iva N. Provencal

Saturday, April 19, 2014

Casa Grande, Ariz. — Iva N. Provencal, 79, died Tuesday, April 15, 2014, at Casa Grande hospital in Arizona. She was born Oct. 29, 1934, in Grantham, N.H. She worked at Dartmouth College in Hanover, N.H., for 29 years as supervisor of residential life. She retired in 1998, then moved to Arizona. She is survived by her companion of 18 years, Pete Cote; her beloved children, William Provencal of Arizona and his two sons, Scott and Sean; her daughter, Dolores Lizotte and husband, Paul of Canaan, N.H., and their children, Christopher and Chelsey; her daughter, Cynthia Tibbetts and husband of Canaan, and their children, Amanda and Matthew; and one sister, Becky Flynn of Cornish, N.H.; …

State. Sen. Odell, R-New London, Plans to Step Down at End of Term

Saturday, April 19, 2014

New London — State Sen. Bob Odell, a moderate Republican known as a pivotal and principled vote in Concord, announced Friday he would not seek a seventh term in the state Senate, saying he is ready to spend more time with his family and friends. “As my colleagues all know, serving in the …

Eastman Expansion Questioned: Community Considers $5.7 Million Center Upgrade

Monday, April 7, 2014

Grantham — Some residents of Eastman, a private residential community, are raising questions about a proposed $5.7 million renovation and expansion of the community’s main facility, which includes a public restaurant and golf pro shop. In addition to upgrading the heating and air conditioning system with a geothermal system, improvements to the Center …

Wedding: Talcott — Miller

Sunday, December 29, 2013

Grantham — Natalie J. Miller and Nicholas A. Talcott were married on Sept. 28, 2013. The wedding took place at Lake Morey Inn and Resort and was presided over by the Rev. Richard Crocker. The bride was escorted …

William Lowell Wagner, Jr.

Friday, December 27, 2013

Chagrin Falls, Ohio — William Lowell Wagner, Jr., most recently of Chagrin Falls, Ohio, died on Thursday, Nov. 28, 2013. William “Bill” Wagner was born on Aug. 8, 1931, in Pittsburgh, Pa., the eldest child of William Lowell and Dorothy Arthur Wagner. Bill grew up in several communities, …

Letter: The Christmas Spirit Is Alive

Thursday, December 26, 2013

To the Editor: The spirit of Christmas is alive, well and living at Northern Stage! The refreshing and imaginative production of White Christmas is moving and exhilarating. Go see it; you’ll go home with a tear in your eye and a warm feeling in your heart. Douglas Wise …

Engagement: Barrow — Turner

Sunday, December 22, 2013

Plainfield — Leslie and Richard Barrow, of Plainfield, have announced the engagement of their daughter, Nicole Lynne Barrow, to Matthew Ryan Turner. The bride-to-be graduated from Lebanon High School in 2005 and earned a bachelor’s degree in early …

James Perriello Gets 35 Years to Life; Sentence Is Harshest Possible For Man Who Killed Wife

Thursday, December 19, 2013

Newport — James W. Perriello received the maximum sentence for the shooting death of his wife, teacher Natalie Perriello, following a heart-wrenching hearing on Wednesday where the oldest of the couple’s four children confronted her father for the …

Letter: Value of Walk-In Clinics

Wednesday, December 18, 2013

To the Editor: Due to personal experience, I applaud the positive opinion expressed in the Dec. 11 editorial regarding the value of the concept of “retail medicine” as is now available in some CVS stores in New Hampshire. Earlier this year, I attended a conference in Hendersonville, N.C. …

Carrying a Tune: Part-Time Music Teacher Travels From School to School

Sunday, December 15, 2013

Bridgewater — By the time Christmas Eve arrived, Santa was pretty tired and a little bit cranky. At least, that is, the Santa portrayed in Bridgewater Village School’s holiday concert last week. Onstage, the third- and fourth-grade class …

Wedding: Miller — Morse

Sunday, December 15, 2013

Grantham — Lauren A. Miller and Dustin Mark Morse were married on Sept. 21, 2013. The wedding and reception took place at Ragged Mountain Resort. The bride was given away by her mother and father. Justice of the …

Navy Captain From Grantham Retires at Pentagon Ceremony

Sunday, December 15, 2013

Grantham — Navy Capt. Randy Britton, of Grantham, retired from the Navy Reserve on Dec. 6 at the Pentagon in Washington, D.C., after a 25-year career as a public affairs officer in the Navy and Navy Reserve. Accompanied …

Wilma D. (Smith) Stearns

Saturday, December 14, 2013

Grantham, N.H. — Wilma D. (Smith) Stearns, 71, of Grantham, became an angel on the wings of a beautiful indigo bunting on Dec. 11, 2013. She was born in Hanover on April 3, 1942, to Arthur Sr. and Dorothy (Church) Smith. Married to Paul Stearns on Oct. 7, …