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Sullivan County to Hold Budget Hearing

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Newport — The county commissioners’ proposed $30.4 million Sullivan County budget for the fiscal year beginning July 1 will be presented at a public hearing on June 2 at the town hall in Charlestown. The proposed spending plan represents an increase of 2.2 percent, or nearly $650,000, from this year’s and increases the amount to be raised by taxes among the 15 county municipalities by 1.2 percent, or $167,000. Sullivan …

A Life: Clarence Jacob (C.J.) Smith, 1942 — 2015; ‘He Was Quiet, Calm, Gentle... Except When We Scored’

Monday, May 25, 2015

West Lebanon — The NCAA Frozen Four college hockey championship stretches over a three-day period: semifinals, day off, finals. Fans of the event, or of the teams involved, routinely face a conundrum: What to do in a strange city on that middle day? Traveling with one or more of his three sons to …

Students Graduate RVCC

Saturday, May 23, 2015

Claremont — More than 220 students and their families celebrated their educational achievements Friday evening at the 47th commencement at River Valley Community College. “The veterans, single moms, first in family to go to college, and everyone who thought they couldn’t make it, who thought this day would never come — take a …

Betty C. Smith

Saturday, November 29, 2014

Grantham, N.H. — Betty C. Smith, 79, of Grantham died on Monday, Nov. 24 of lymphoma. Born in Tyringham, Mass. on Oct. 15, 1935, Betty was the daughter of Wilbur and Carrie (McCarthy) Clark. She grew up in the Berkshires and graduated from Lee High School and the …

Andrew Gillette Warner

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Grantham, N.H. — Andrew Gillette Warner died at home, Sunday afternoon, Nov. 23, 2014. Andy was born in Rochester, N.Y. on June 11, 1943, second son of Karl and Jane (Moore) Warner. He attended Colgate University, earning a BA in sociology, with a thesis documenting the racial unrest …

N.H. Man, 23, Dies in I-89 Wreck

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Grantham — A Hillsborough, N.H., man died Tuesday morning after the vehicle he was driving hit a patch of ice and collided with a tractor-trailer truck on Interstate 89 in Grantham. Maxwell Miller, 23, was traveling northbound near …

Noreen Anne DeNatale

Saturday, November 15, 2014

Grantham, N.H. — Noreen Anne DeNatale, age 89 of Grantham, died Sunday, Nov. 9, 2014. She was born Sept. 1, 1925, in Providence, R.I., daughter of Thomas L. Keily and Mary (Grimes) Keily. Noreen lived in Yonkers, N.Y., until attending New Rochelle College, where she received a B.A. …

Democrats Sweep Claremont

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Although House Democratic candidates swept Claremont, it appeared Republicans gained a seat in the county delegation with wins in Newport and Charlestown. In Claremont, the largest community in the county, state Rep. John Cloutier, D-Claremont, was re-elected to his 12th two-year term in the Legislature Tuesday, defeating state …

Little Leads for N.H. District 8 Seat

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Newport — A former bank industry executive who ran as a moderate Republican was holding a lead in the vacant Senate District 8 seat Tuesday over a Sunapee Democrat who was a longtime teacher at Kearsarge Regional High School. Weare Republican Jerry Little, a ninth-generation New Hampshire native, …

Raymond Alton Sanville Sr.

Sunday, November 2, 2014

Grantham, N.H. — Raymond Alton Sanville Sr., passed away Thursday, October 30, 2014, at DHMC in Lebanon, N.H., at the age of 66, after a long battle with lung cancer. The son of Edward Henry Sanville and Ethel Badger Sanville, he was born June 9, 1948, on Poverty …

Roger O. Gossett

Friday, October 31, 2014

Grantham, N.H. — Roger O. Gossett, 66, died Monday, Oct. 27, 2014. He was born in Cleveland, Ohio to the late William D. & Donna M. (Zingery) Gossett. Roger grew up in California. Following graduation he moved back to Toledo, Ohio where he was employed with Norfolk & …

Former Teacher, Bank Exec Battle for N.H. Senate Seat

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Newport — A feisty race between a retired Kearsarge Regional High School teacher and a former banking industry executive is taking place for New Hampshire’s District 8 Senate seat, with life experience and considerations such as Medicaid expansion …

Roger O. Gossett

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Grantham, N.H. — Roger O. Gossett, 66, of Eastman, died Monday, Oct. 27, 2014. Family and friends are invited to the Ricker Funeral Home in Lebanon on Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014, for memorial calling hours from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. with a memorial service to begin at …