Maine Air National Guard unit takes on Arctic operation

PHOTO: A member of the Maine Air National Guard’s 265th Combat Communications Squadron supporting Exercise Amalgam Dart on June 12 at Thule Air Base in…

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AgrAbility virtual conference for veterans in agriculture begins July 27

ORONO — The National AgrAbility Project is hosting a five-session virtual conference for veterans in agriculture from 1-2:30 p.m. on July 27 and Aug. 3,…

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UMA named ‘Best for Vets’ by Military Times

AUGUSTA – The University of Maine at Augusta has been recognized by Military Times as “Best for Vets,” for its service to veterans, military service…

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Belgrade veterans memorial expansion plan changes

BELGRADE — Plans to enlarge the veterans memorial in the village, which includes veterans up to 1972, have been canceled after the committee undertaking the…

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Maine’s 195th Army Band embarks on cross-state tour

BANGOR — The Maine National Guard’s 195th Army Band will conduct a series of concerts across Maine from June 30 to July 12. “We in…

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Oxford American Legion outdoor concerts are June 29, July 13

OXFORD — Anderson Staples American Legion Post 112 has announced its free summer concert schedule. The shows, at 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., are free and…

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China Scout troop helps with American Legoin flag retirement

CHINA — Troop 479 was asked by post Commander Neil Farrington to help with the flag retirement ceremony at the Boynton-Webster American Legion post on…

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Buckfield veterans remember the fallen on Memorial Day

PHOTO: Members of American Legion Post 58, of Buckfield, gather at Damon Cemetery on Memorial Day, including American Legion Post 58 Commander Jim Lowell, First…

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Freeman Township man donates to historic cemetery

FREEMAN TOWNSHIP — The Elizabeth Dyar Memorial Cemetery was recently given a new flag pole with solar lighting by Charles Snell, Sr., a neighbor to…

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Eagle project honors veterans, pinned on Memorial Day weekend

PHOTO: Eagle Scout Gary Laweryson congratulates his grandson, Eagle Scout Gabriel Lawyerson, after the elder Laweryson pinned the Eagle Scout medal he received in 1964….

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