Lebanon

From left, Delia Nahabedian, Darby Phillips, Amara Nichols and Kirsten Tischbein play the warmup game “pepper” before Friday’s NHIAA Division II contest at Lebanon. Phillips graduated last year and is a volunteer coach with her former team, while the others are current Marauders. Hanover won, 17-5. (Valley News - Tris Wykes)<p><i>Copyright © Valley News. May not be reprinted or used online without permission. Send requests to permission@vnews.com.</i></p>

Hanover Brings the Fun in Rout of Lebanon

Friday, April 24, 2015

Lebanon — There were plenty of days — heck, even weeks — in the not-so-distant past when the Hanover High softball team didn’t score double-digit runs. Not so Friday, as the visiting Marauders pounded arch-rival Lebanon, 17-5, at Kenneth Devins Memorial Field. Amara Nichols belted a three-run home run, two doubles and had five RBIs to lead Hanover, which improved …

Quick Actions by Bystanders Help Save Heart Attack Victim

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Hanover — When Weiping Liu saw a bicyclist collapse on Route 120 near the Lebanon town line last week, he knew what to do. In fact, he had prepared precisely for this sort of situation starting 13 years ago, following the death of a friend. After pulling over his car Thursday morning, Liu …

William Darwin Wedgwood

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Lebanon, N.H. — William Darwin Wedgwood, age 92, died on Sunday, April 19, 2015, at his home at Harvest Hill in Lebanon. He was born in Woodbury, Conn. Aug. 22, 1922, a son of James D. and Florence (Galpin) Wedgwood. He graduated from East Hampton, Conn. High School. He married Bertha Adymt of Windsor, Conn. in 1944. In 1945 they moved to New …

Ann Hutchinson Neidecker

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Lebanon, N.H. — A funeral service to commemorate the life of Ann Hutchinson Neidecker, who passed away at age 87 on Tuesday, April 21, 2015, at her home at the Woodlands in Lebanon, will be held at St. Denis Church in Hanover, N.H. on Saturday, April 25 at …

Local News Briefs: Tuesday, April 21

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Bridge Work Next Week Will Affect Nighttime Traffic West Lebanon — Evening commuters may run into slowed traffic on Bridge Street beginning Sunday evening, when night-time construction will result in alternating, one-way traffic during the night. Drivers will first notice activity on Wednesday, but the impact on traffic …

Barbara Jean (Dustin) Richardson

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Lebanon, N.H. — Barbara Jean (Dustin) Richardson, wife of Charles, passed away very peacefully on Sunday, April 19, 2015, in the Hughes Care Unit at Harvest Hill. Any other arrangements are still pending. Barbara’s eventual final resting place will be at the New Hampshire Veteran’s Cemetery in Boscawen, …

A Life: Janine Weins, 1940-2015; ‘She Was a Very Brilliant Woman, and She Was Also Very Modest’

Monday, April 20, 2015

Lyme — Janine Weins interviewed her last radio guest, the director of the sleep program at Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital, on March 4. “Every living creature needs sleep,” Dr. Adam Sorscher told Weins during the hour-long broadcast. …

At the Hospitals: April 19, 2015

Sunday, April 19, 2015

TDI Receives $800,000 For Neonatal Care Study Lebanon — The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice has received a three-year, $800,000 grant from the Anthem Foundation for a nationwide study of neonatal intensive care, the first of its kind, researchers say. “Very few published reports have …

Assistant Director of WISE Honored

Sunday, April 19, 2015

Lebanon — Abby Tassel, assistant director of WISE, has received the 2015 National Sexual Violence Resource Center’s Visionary Voice Award. Presented during Sexual Assault Awareness Month, the annual award recognizes the creativity and hard work of individuals around …

Welcome, Wagging

Sunday, April 19, 2015

Robyn Farwell, of West Lebanon, makes sure that every Marley’s Doggie Bag has a bag of dog treats during a volunteer bag-stuffing event at the Kilton Public Library on Saturday. Marley’s Doggie Bags was founded by Tina Kebalka, …

Committee Makes Pick for New Lebanon High Principal

Friday, April 17, 2015

Lebanon — The committee searching for a new Lebanon High School principal has selected the dean of students at Hanover High School as the sole finalist for the job. The candidate, Ian Smith, of Lebanon, is set to meet with community members next week. Interim Superintendent Joanne Roberts, …

KUA to NCAA: Former Wildcats Make Their Mark in Playoffs

Friday, April 17, 2015

Boston — The NCAA men’s hockey postseason was filled with Kimball Union Academy alumni this spring. From Division III Trinity College’s first-ever NCAA national championship three weeks ago to both sides of last Saturday’s Division I Frozen Four …

Auction Set for Lebanon College Buildings

Friday, April 17, 2015

Lebanon — The mortgage lender for the two former Lebanon College buildings in the heart of the city’s downtown has set a May date for a public auction as part of the foreclosure process, a step that may pave the way for a new owner to purchase the …