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At the Hospitals: Feb. 1, 2015

Sunday, February 1, 2015

Mt. Ascutney Hospital Diabetes Education Program Earns Accreditation Windsor — The Diabetes Self-Management Education Program at Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center was recently accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Education. The certification is awarded to programs and organizations that have demonstrated a commitment to diabetes education, offering quality programming to help diabetes patients self-manage the disease, the hospital said in a recent news release. To maintain accreditation, programs must meet the National Standards for Diabetes Self-Management Education and Support. The Windsor hospital’s Diabetes and Nutrition Education Program is led by Nancy McCullough, a registered nurse and certified diabetes educator, supported by Virginia Quinn, …

Wedding: Boucher — Bailey

Sunday, February 1, 2015

Enfield — Patricia R. Boucher and Frederick G. Bailey were married on Oct. 18, 2014, at Canaan Hall, near the Canaan Speedway. The Rev. Chris Crews, of Claremont, performed the ceremony. The bride was escorted down the aisle by her daughter, Tammy Billingham, of Canaan, and her best friend, Sharon Hosington, of Wilder. …

Rotary Club Names Contest Winner, New Members

Sunday, February 1, 2015

Lebanon — Zhengqi “Jack” Zhang, a ninth-grader at Kimball Union Academy, recently won the first round of a regional speech contest. Zhengqi, who won the Rotary Club of Lebanon’s speech contest , was awarded $100 at the club’s Jan. 22 luncheon meeting. He will compete in the next round, set for Feb. 12, …

Valley Regional Proposes New Mental Health Facility

Sunday, February 1, 2015

Claremont — A plan by Valley Regional Healthcare to invest $1.5 million in a facility to care for mentally ill patients sent for treatment because they pose a danger to themselves or others could contribute to New Hampshire’s efforts to rebuild its broken mental health care system. The …

Attempt to Trim Lebanon School Budget Fails

Sunday, February 1, 2015

Lebanon — A small crowd composed primarily of School Board members and staff rejected a request to reduce the proposed $40.4 million operating budget for 2015-2016, during the Lebanon School District’s hour-long annual meeting on Saturday morning. “(We) spent many hours on this budget,” said the board’s Vice …

Milford Potwin

Sunday, February 1, 2015

Lebanon, N.H. — Milford Potwin, 92, passed away Saturday Jan. 31, 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. …

Donald Panaccione

Sunday, February 1, 2015

Lebanon, N.H. — Donald Panaccione, 71, passed away in the comfort of his home on Friday Jan. 30, 2015. He was born in Boston on August 23, 1943 to the late Anthony & Florence (Berthel) Panaccione. He attended schools in the Boston area. Don moved to California for …

French Class Trip Raises Safety Fears

Saturday, January 31, 2015

Lebanon — A Lebanon High School teacher assured School Board members this week that students traveling to France next month will be safe in spite of the recent terrorist attacks there. During a School Board meeting Wednesday, Board Chairman Jeff Peavey said concerns were brought to him about …

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. …

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 …

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 …

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. …