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Mary Dickinson Carmichael

Saturday, April 25, 2015

Lyme, N.H. — A celebration of the life of Mary Dickinson Carmichael, who died on April 14, 2015, will be held on Friday May 1 at the Lyme Congregational Church. Pastor Amy Hayden will officiate. …

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 …

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. “Everybody listening to this show has this commonality, that they need sleep.” Owls sleep, he …

H.S. Notebook: Capital League Names TA’s Pomeroy Player of Year

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

A visit to Saturday’s VBCA Senior All-Star Games put Eric Ward in a wistful mood. As Thetford Academy senior Michaela Pomeroy ran around the Windsor High School floor in her Division III-IV girls basketball finale, Ward thought about …

It Ain’t Over ’til Senior Year: Even With D-I in Future, Hartman Happy Scoring for Hanover

Monday, March 16, 2015

Manchester — Matti Hartman’s first hockey rink was built by her father, out of love for the game and the two children who would be playing it. Gregg Hartman, a Philadelphia native and Flyers fan whose pleasant memories …

Victory Cheer: Rapid-Fire Goals Give Marauders Another Title

Sunday, March 15, 2015

Manchester — Good things always seem to come in bunches for the Hanover High girls hockey team, be it scoring goals or gathering state championships. The Marauders augmented both in Saturday’s 6-3 win over Bishop Brady-Trinity in the …

Hanover Has Its Football Coach

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Hanover — Hanover High is tapping into a builder of football programs in hopes of constructing something good for the Marauders. Sam Cavallaro will take over the reins formerly held by Mike Ivanoski as head football coach at …

Dorothy W. Sears, Jr.

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Lyme, N.H. — Dorothy W. Sears, Jr. died peacefully in her home in Lyme, N.H., on Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015. She was born on Oct. 30, 1923, in Salem, Mass., the only daughter of her parents, Charles M. Sears, Jr. and Dorothy Wingett Sears. The “Jr.” to her …

Lyme Town Meeting 2015 Results

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Lyme Number of Voters: na Number on Checklist: na Town Clerk: Patricia G. Jenks Selectboard: C. Jay Smith Budget Committee 3 yrs: Richard G. Jones Budget Committee 3 yrs: Charles Ray Ragan Budget Committee 3 yrs: Vacant Budget Committee 1 yr: Erik Colberg Cemetery Trustee: Michael C. Hinsley Library Trustee 3 yrs: Daniel Parish Library Trustee 3 yrs: Nancy …

$150,000 Approved for River Road Repairs in Lyme

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Lyme — A dangerous “slump” in the southbound lane of River Road, a stone’s throw from the Connecticut River and not far from the East Thetford bridge, took the spotlight Tuesday in a wide-ranging discussion of Lyme’s roads at its 246th Town Meeting. Separately, in voting for town …

Marauders, Again: After Dispatching Lebanon, Hanover Eyes a Six-Peat

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Concord — Seven years. Six opportunities. Five different schools. The cream of the NHIAA’s girls hockey crop has been trying — and failing — to knock the Hanover Marauders off their perch as the premier program in the …

Marauders Do a Lot With a Little

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Hanover — There was joy in the stands and singing and dancing in the locker room. There was also some of the most stingy defense you ever saw and the fewest points that Tim Winslow has ever seen …

Lyme Approves School Budget

Friday, March 6, 2015

Lyme — Voters approved all warrant articles during a short and to-the-point school district meeting at the Lyme School on Thursday night. With virtually no discussion, about 75 residents unanimously passed the $6 million school budget and a …