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State: Packard Hill Covered Bridge in Lebanon Badly in Need of Repair

Friday, March 6, 2015

Lebanon — Nearly a quarter-century of wear and tear have taken their toll on the structure and appearance of a wooden bridge spanning the Mascoma River on Riverside Drive in Lebanon. The Packard Hill Covered Bridge, constructed by the Ashland, N.H.-based Arnold M. Graton Associates in 1991, sits on the state’s red list of municipal bridges in need of repair. “I think you’ll find that most New Hampshire covered bridges …

LHS Principal Out After a Year

Thursday, March 5, 2015

Lebanon — The Lebanon School District is seeking a new high school principal for next school year to replace a former Oxbow Union High School educator the School Board hired last summer. Current principal Tom Marshall “is not being renominated” by Interim Superintendent Joanne Roberts for a second year, Lebanon School Board Chairman …

Hanover Girls Upset Lebanon, Advance in D-II Tourney

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Lebanon — Wednesday night’s 47-40 overtime playoff win at Lebanon might stand as a microcosm of the Hanover High girls basketball team’s season. The Marauders trailed for much of the night and appeared to be headed to a third straight postseason loss against their bitter rivals. Instead — as Hanover had in winning five of its last six to secure the No. 10 …

Four Vie for Three Lebanon School Board Seats, One Seat Uncontested

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Voting for city and school offices will take place on Tuesday, March 10. Polls will be open from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m., at Kilton Public Library in West Lebanon (Ward 1), United Methodist Church (Ward 2) and …

Local Roundup: Windsor Boys Basketball Continues March Toward Top Seed

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Windsor — The Windsor High boys basketball team is close to locking down the top seed in the Vermont Division III state tournament — and still a long way from it as well. The Jacks continued their march …

Spartan Chase: Pembroke Girls Pull Away From Raiders

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Lebanon — It’s not often that a team comes to town and pushes Lebanon’s defense around, but Pembroke did just that Monday night. Fueled by Hannah Seidner’s hot hand, the Spartans overcame foul trouble and avenged an early-season …

Local Roundup: Lebanon’s Streak Stopped at Nine

Monday, February 16, 2015

Staff Reports Concord — A slow start combined with an inattentive defense spelled the end of the Lebanon High boys basketball team’s nine-game winning streak on Sunday afternoon. Brothers Jordan and Joe Bell combined to score 31 points, leading Bishop Brady to a 62-52 win over the Raiders. …

Hartford Resident Takes Horse Association Reins

Sunday, February 15, 2015

South Woodstock — Tracy Ostler, of Hartford, has been named executive director of the Green Mountain Horse Association. She will join the association full-time on March 16. Ostler, who has worked at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center for 20 years, continually took on more responsibility at the medical center, GMHA …

Grandparents Brag: Feb. 15, 2015

Sunday, February 15, 2015

GOLDEY — A grandson, Stetson Graham Goldey, born on Jan. 16, 2015, to grandparents Dale and Candy Hammond, of Lebanon. …

Lebanon Woman Receives N.H. Agriculture Award

Sunday, February 15, 2015

Lebanon — Helen Brody, of Lebanon, founder of the New Hampshire Farms Network, received the Andrew L. Felker Award from the Farm and Forest Expo board at a ceremony in Manchester earlier this month. New Hampshire Gov. Maggie Hassan and Commissioner of Agriculture Lorraine Merrill were among the …

Hanover Street School Has New Principal

Sunday, February 15, 2015

Lebanon — A former Lebanon Middle School teacher with strong ties to the community will return to SAU 88 this summer to head one of the city’s two elementary schools. Aaron Cinquemani, a 2001 Lebanon High School graduate, …

D-H Gets Ratings Agency OK

Saturday, February 14, 2015

Lebanon — A key Wall Street scorekeeper reaffirmed its view that Dartmouth-Hitchcock’s financial position is strong, stable but somewhat vulnerable while also taking note of the health system’s recent moves to expand by forging links with smaller regional hospitals and through efforts to grow its “regional footprint” in …

Robert Kimberly Doorly

Saturday, February 14, 2015

Lebanon, N.H. — Robert Kimberly Doorly of Lebanon and former resident of Lyme Center, N.H. and Wilton, Conn. passed away Thursday evening, Feb. 12, 2015, after a brief illness at 94. He was the beloved husband of the late Patricia Hastings Doorly his wife of 49 years. He …