Category Archives: Country Connection

Whittier Middle School announces semester two honor rolls

POLAND — Bruce M. Whittier Middle School has announced its honor rolls for both academics and habits of work for semester two of the 2017-18 school year.

Androscoggin County students named to UMaine dean’s list

ORONO — A number of Androscoggin County students made the University of Maine dean’s list for the spring semester.
The university recognized 2,214 students for achieving dean’s list honors, of whom 1,634 are from Maine, 533 are from 31 other states and 47 are from 21 countries other than the U.S.

Poland Spring Preservation Society hosts concerts every Monday

POLAND — Poland Spring Preservation Society, 55 Robbins Way, will host free concerts every Monday evening throughout the summer. Concerts will take place outside at the Gazebo at Poland Spring Resort. In case of rain, concerts will be held in the All Soul’s Chapel.

Central Maine students named to Merrimack College dean’s list

NORTH ANDOVER, Mass. — Several students from the Lewiston-Auburn area were named to the Merrimack College deans list for the 2018 spring semester.
Named to the list were:

Poland Spring awards Good Science Scholarships

POLAND SPRING — Poland Spring Water recently awarded 15 Good Science Scholarships of $1,000 each to seniors from four Poland-area high schools.
Each of the seniors is planning to pursue post-secondary education in life science, physical science, earth science, engineering or environmental science or policy.

Minot Historical Society Civil War re-enactment is Aug. 4, 5

MINOT — Minot Historical Society will host its second annual Civil War Encampment at the history house, Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 4 and 5.
The free event, which is geared to all ages, will be from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday at 493 Center Minot Hill Road.

Mystery theater returns to Poland Spring Resort this summer

POLAND — Mystery for Hire, Maine’s longest running year-round mystery theater troupe, will perform throughout the summer at the Poland Spring Resort, feature a number of central Maine actors.
The troupe is performing “Lights! Camera! Mystery!,” an original Mystery for Hire script that pays tribute to Hollywood award shows.

Baked beans, casseroles on Gray public supper menu

GRAY — There will be a public baked bean and casserole supper 5 to 6 p.m.Saturday, July 7, hosted by American Legion Auxilary Post 86, 15 Lewiston Road.

Gray public bean supper set for July 28

GRAY — There will be a public supper beginning at 5 p.m. Saturday July 28, at the First Congregational Church of Gray, 11 Yarmouth Road, Route 115.

Central Maine students named to UNE dean’s list

BIDDEFORD — Several central Maine students have been named to the dean’s list for the 2018 spring semester at the University of New England.