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Old Town Celebrates World Teachers Day

Teachers were celebrated in Old Town Monday.

It was in recognition of World Teachers’ Day.

Joy Hollowell was there when educators received the red carpet treatment.
Students and teachers at Old Town Elementary School had no idea why they were being called to a special assembly Monday.

Then, Principal Gina Tuell announced to everyone, “Today is World Teachers Day, let’s hear it for them.”

The crowd of students clapped loudly with approval.

Usually it’s teachers cheering on their students, but this day was all about them.

“This was a total surprise,” says kindergarten teacher Michelle Reesman. “We had no idea of it and it was just a …read more

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Katherine L Poor

In Loving Memory Of KATHERINE L POOR Oct 6, 1958 – Feb 27, 1999 Happy 57th Birthday Kath! Time comes and goes, but memories last forever. “If we could turn back time . . .” Love, Your Family …read more

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Theresa G. Sirois

CARIBOU – Theresa G. Sirois, 87, went to her heavenly home on October 1, 2015 at Mars Hill. A graveside service was held Monday Oct. 5,2015 At Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery in North Caribou. A service of Lancaster Morgan Funeral Home. …read more

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Sheldon Ralph Crosby Sr.

EAST MILLINOCKET – Sheldon Ralph Crosby, Sr. went peacefully to his Lord and Savior on Monday, October 5, 2015. He was born on October 24, 1928 in East Millinocket, a son of Frank and Helen (Lee) Crosby. He married Theresa Murphy, love of his life, in 1949. Sheldon was a … …read more

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Lois French Simmons

WILLIAMSTOWN, WV – Lois Marie French Simmons, of Williamstown, WV, passed away Saturday October 3, 2015, in her home, surrounded by her family. She was born April 17, 1926, in East Corinth, Maine, the daughter of Byron Eugene and Alice Everett French. Lois loved the Lord and dedicated her life … …read more

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Krista Cheryl (Tompkins) McCallie

ELLABELL, GA AND FORT FAIRFIELD – Krista Cheryl (Tompkins) McCallie, 43, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, October 3, 2015 in Ellabell, GA. In keeping with the family’s wishes, calling hours will be private for the family. A graveside service will be conducted at the Pine Tree Cemetery, Easton at a later … …read more

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Evelyn Teresa Bradman

BANGOR – Evelyn T. Bradman, 80, passed away at a local hospital on October 4, 2015. Evelyn kept her sense of humor and sassiness until the end when she told her doctor, “I got 80 years and that’s pretty good, don’t you think?” She was born July 12, 1935 in … …read more

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Donald J. Allen

BRADFORD – Donald J. Allen, 91, passed away peacefully, October 1, 2015, at Maine Veteran’s Home in Bangor. He was born in Silver Ridge, April 11, 1924, the son of John W. and Verna A. (Greaves) Allen. Don served his country in the US Army from 1943-46, during WWII. When … …read more

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Anna McCarthy

GRAND FALLS (PORTAGE) – At Hotel-Dieu of Saint Joseph Hospital, Perth-Andover, October 3, 2015, Mrs. Anna McCarthy of Grand Falls (Portage) passed away at the age of 71. She was the wife of Cyril McCarthy. Born at Presque Isle, ME in 1943, she was a daughter of the late William … …read more

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Alice R. Mullen

WATERVILLE – Alice R. Mullen, 92, of Waterville, Maine died October 4, 2015, surrounded by loving family following a brief illness. She was born in Columbia Falls, Maine on March 8, 1923, the daughter of Fred and Lillian (Norton) Ramsdell. Alice graduated from Columbia Falls High School and Husson College. … …read more

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