Lebanon

Lebanon School Board Selects A Special Education Director

Friday, January 30, 2015

Lebanon — The Lebanon School Board approved the hiring of a permanent special education director for the upcoming school year at its meeting on Wednesday. Tim Koumrian, currently the director of special education for SAU 6 in Claremont, is set to begin work in Lebanon on July 1. He will replace Helene Anzalone, who left the district in September. Synthia Liska, the district’s part-time director of special education and part-time …

R.N. “Doc” Gerow, D.C.

Friday, January 30, 2015

Lebanon, N.H. — R.N. “Doc” Gerow, D.C. , 72, passed away suddenly Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015. He was born in Fitchburg, Mass. to the late Nelson & Viola (Parrott) Gerow. He graduated from St. Bernard High School. He then enlisted in the Navy where he served as a Corpsman in the Fleet Marine. Following his honorable discharge he was accepted to Palmer Chiropractic …

A Super Cause: Area Churches Hold Football Food Drive

Friday, January 30, 2015

Grantham — Football fans in New England and Seattle may not feel like they have a lot in common right now, but Methodist churches in both regions are trying to harness the excitement surrounding Sunday’s Super Bowl to pull in the same direction for a good cause. The Pacific Northwest Conference of the United Methodist Church — home to the Seattle Seahawks — …

R.N. Gerow, D.C.

Thursday, January 29, 2015

Lebanon, N.H. — R.N. Gerow, D.C. (Doc), 72, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015. Arrangements are pending at the Ricker Funeral Home & Crematory of Lebanon. An obituary will be published in a later edition of the Valley News. …

Richard C. Marsh

Thursday, January 29, 2015

Lebanon, N.H. — Richard C. Marsh, 68, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015. Arrangements are pending with the Ricker Funeral Home & Crematory of Lebanon. An obituary will be published in a later edition of the Valley News. …

Virginia L. O’Keefe

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

West Lebanon, N.H. — Virginia L. O’Keefe, 90, a resident of West Lebanon, passed away Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, at the Hackensack University Medical Center in Hackensack, N.J. She was born Jan. 9, 1925, in Mt. Vernon, N.Y. the daughter of Richard A. and Margaret (McKernan) Lindon. She …

DHMC Units Beset By Flu

Monday, January 26, 2015

Lebanon — An influenza outbreak in three units at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center has prompted hospital officials to offer preventive treatments to patients and staffers in the affected areas, a hospital spokesman said Monday. Seven staffers have been confirmed through laboratory tests to have the flu, and a total …

Warm-Up Swings

Monday, January 26, 2015

Chris Whitcomb watches his son Zach, 10, practice his swing in front of their West Lebanon home on Friday. Zach plays baseball, football and basketball, though football is his favorite. This spring, he will be playing first base.Valley …

Fire Damage Contained to Roof

Monday, January 26, 2015

West Lebanon — A resident’s instinct to promptly call the Lebanon Fire Department after seeing flames at the construction site off Route 10 spared the soon-to-be housing from major damage on Friday. “It could have been significantly worse …

Realtor Proposes Reconnecting Street

Monday, January 26, 2015

Lebanon — An Upper Valley real estate agent wants to persuade Lebanon and state officials to consider reconnecting Hanover Street by installing a bridge that would carry vehicular traffic over Interstate 89. Realtor Jim Ward — whose Equity …

Promise Kept, for a Friend: Former Mascoma, UVM Star Young Tries Coaching at Late Mentor’s Request

Monday, January 26, 2015

Lebanon — Ed Kehoe played matchmaker, right up to the end. In his younger brother Tim, Kehoe had someone who taught basketball the same way he did. In the most successful player he ever coached, Tonya Young, Kehoe …

Local Roundup: Pogue Sixth at NHCS Nordic Race

Monday, January 26, 2015

Whitefield, n.h. — There are certain allowances that have to be made when gathering hundreds of cross country skiers in one location, such as what happened on Saturday at the first of two New Hampshire Coaches Series high school races of the winter. For one, Lebanon coach Les …

Engagement: Geddis — Stone

Sunday, January 25, 2015

Lebanon — Kristin Marie Geddis and Zachary Adam Christopher Stone were married on Oct. 4, 2014, at St. Mary of the Seven Sorrows Catholic Church in Nashville, Tenn. The bride’s father escorted her down the aisle. Pastor John …