Hight dealerships host ‘barbecue-to-go’ for Somerset, Franklin county first responders

SKOWHEGAN — The Hight Family of Dealerships still held its First Responder Barbecue this year, but adapted it to meet COVID-19 regulations. Last year, the…

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Skowhegan Chamber annual awards dinner is Nov. 12

SKOWHEGAN — The Skowhegan Chamber of Commerce annual awards dinner will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 12, at T&B’s Celebration Center,…

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Skowhegan Trunk or Treat is Oct. 24; businesses welcome to take part

SKOWHEGAN — Residents, businesses and community groups are encouraged to participate in a safe Trunk or Treat Halloween event for children from 11 a.m. to…

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KVCAP annual diaper drive continues until end of October

WATERVILLE — Kennebec Valley Community Action Program is hosting its annual diaper drive throughout the month of October. Family Enrichment Councils in Kennebec and Somerset…

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USDA to provide direct assistance to farmers, producers affected by drought

AUGUSTA — A lack of moisture, over an extended period of time, has caused producers in Somerset County to suffer from the effects of severe…

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Tardiff-Belanger Legion Auxiliary hosts Nov. 7 curbside turkey pie sale

MADISON — Tardiff-Belanger American Legion Auxiliary 39 will hold a curbside-only turkey pie sale on Saturday, Nov. 7. The sale will be from 3 to…

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KVCOG hires pair for new community resilience positions

FAIRFIELD — William Harper and Robyn Stanicki have joined Kennebec Valley Council of Governments as community resilience coordinators. Harper and Stanicki will work to deliver…

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Hight pair complete Ford Senior Masters Program

Chip Salisbury and Shane Davis have completed the 2020 Ford Senior Masters Program. They each completed the Chassis Master Retention Program, the Drivetrain Master Retention…

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KVCC offers free welding training course

FAIRFIELD — Kennebec Valley Community College is offering a free aluminum welding training program, open to the public. There are 11 spots available. The course…

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Central western Maine community theaters benefit from anonymous donor

PHOTO: Arielle Ebacher performs tight-wire as theater meets circus in Celebration Barn’s drive-thru production “Just Outside the Window,” in South Paris. (Michael Menes/Celebration Barn photo)…

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