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 — …

Grafton Man Guilty in Outburst Case

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Grafton — The former chairman of the town Planning Board has appealed a disorderly conduct conviction stemming from last year’s lengthy deliberative session in Grafton, where he repeatedly interrupted other speakers. On Monday, Brian Fellers filed an appeal …

Ernest W. Hamilton

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Concord, N.H. — Ernest W. Hamilton, 80, of Concord died peacefully on Tuesday, Dec. 30, 2014, at the Concord Hospital Hospice House surrounded by his loving family. He was born on Dec. 31, 1933 in Lebanon to the late Ernest and Madeline (Woodward) Hamilton. Ernest was married to …

Howard W. Logan

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Lebanon, N.H. — Howard W. Logan, 92, passed away, Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015, in the comfort of his home surrounded by his family. He was born Dec. 30, 1922, in White River Jct., Vt., son of Robert D. Logan, Sr. and Florence Wilkinson Logan. Mr. Logan graduated from …

Local Roundup: Wasps Rain Threes in Boys Hoop Win Over Hartford

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

White River Junction — The Woodstock High boys played two halves of basketball in recording their second win over Hartford in 48 hours on Monday. They scored half of their baskets from beyond the 3-point arc, mirroring leading …

Lucille Ann “Lucy” St. Jean Spaulding

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

White River Jct., Vt. — Lucille Ann “Lucy” St. Jean Spaulding, 80, died unexpectedly Wednesday morning, Jan. 7, 2015, at the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, N.H. She was born Aug. 26, 1934, in Lebanon, N.H. the daughter of Edward and Yvonne (Jette) St. Jean. She grew up …

Police Get Military Gear: Upper Valley Agencies Use Defense Program

Sunday, January 11, 2015

West Lebanon — At least 12 Upper Valley law enforcement agencies are beneficiaries of the Pentagon military-surplus program that provided Ferguson, Mo., police with some of the tactical gear deployed during protests there in August. The Department of …

Expansion Underway for Growing North Haverhill Senior Center

Sunday, January 11, 2015

North Haverhill — On a ny given weekday, Horse Meadow Senior Center might serve 175 lunches in the dining room, send out 90 home-delivered meals, and offer an exercise class, writers’ group and bingo, all the while buzzing …

At the Hospitals: Jan. 11, 2015

Sunday, January 11, 2015

HCRS Recognizes Staff At Annual Meeting Springfield, Vt. — Health Care and Rehabilitation Services recently presented length of service and other awards to employees and community partners. Lynn Boyle, field services director for the Vermont Agency of Human Services, received the agency’s annual Community Partnership Award for being …

Fuel Assistance Program Available For Eligible Granite State Residents

Sunday, January 11, 2015

Lebanon — A local fuel assistance program is accepting applications from income-eligible residents of several area New Hampshire towns. Residents of Canaan, Dorchester, Enfield, Grafton, Hanover, Lebanon, Lyme, Orange and Orford, including those who have electric heat or heat included in their rent, are eligible for the program. …

Lebanon Workshop to Address Resiliency and Climate Change

Sunday, January 11, 2015

Lebanon — A free workshop next month aims to help local businesses prepare for increasingly severe and unpredictable weather events brought on by climate change. The business continuity workshop is set for Feb. 3, from 7-11 a.m., at Hypertherm, 71 Heater Road, Lebanon. It’s coordinated by the Upper …