Topsham native says hometown lessons meant Navy success

By Erica R. Gardner Chief mass communication specialist Navy Office of Community Outreach PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii – A Topsham, Maine, native who is serving at…

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Lewiston HS class of ’67 donates to CMCC scholarship in classmate’s memory

AUBURN — Members of the Lewiston High School Class of 1967 presented a check for $1,500 recently to the CM Education Foundation at Central Maine…

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BIW awarded major ship planning-yard contract

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Bath Iron Works was recently awarded a $126,171,106 sole source contract to continue integrated planning yard services for DDG-51 Arleigh Burke-class ships,…

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Next littoral combat ship will be USS Augusta

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Secretary of the Navy Richard V. Spencer announced recently the next Independence-variant Littoral combat ship will be named USS Augusta (LCS 34)….

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Gray Legion community public bean, casserole supper is Feb. 2

GRAY — There will be a public baked beans and casserole supper 5 to 6 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 2, hosted by American Legion Auxillary Post…

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Mt. Ararat student is state winner in Voice of Democracy essay contest

TOPSHAM — Emily Smith, a senior at Mt. Ararat High School, has been awarded first place in the Department of Maine Veterans of Foreign Wars…

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Design by Gray artist chosen for Maine Honorable Service Coin

AUGUSTA — The Maine Bureau of Veterans’ Services has announced that a Gray artist is the winner in the competition to design the new State…

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Four Chaplains Ceremony is Feb. 2 at Brunswick American Legion post

BRUNSWICK — The Brunswick American Legion George T. Files Post 20 will open its doors to the public Saturday, Feb. 2 at 5 p.m. at…

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Maine Women’s Memorial Challenge seeks state’s female veterans

AUGUSTA — The Maine Bureau of Veterans Services is partnering with Joy Asuncion, Maine’s ambassador for the Women in Military Service for America Memorial Foundation…

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Winners in Topsham VFW post essay contest announced

TOPSHAM — The Rev. Joseph Lamarre Memorial Post 2197 of the Veterans of Foreign Wars recognized local junior high and high school winners in VFW’s…

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