LACONIA — Kearsarge traveled to Laconia on Monday, Jan. 13, and picked up a solid road victory against the scrappy Sachems. The Cougars were up at the half, 34-23, and ended up pulling away 61-45 thanks to strong defense, balanced scoring and great team rebounding.
Area College Athletics
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — Senior Dana Bean (Franklin, N.H.) moved into ninth on the Colby-Sawyer all-time scoring list with a team best 20 points in Sdaturday’s 87-71 Hampton Inn West Springfield Naismith Classic consolation game loss to Bridgewater State.
NEW LONDON — Colby-Sawyer senior Patrick Coffey (Westford, Mass.) was fouled and hit both free throws with four seconds remaining to lift the men’s basketball team to an 81-79 non-conference victory over Thomas College on Tuesday, Jan. 7,
NEW LONDON — The Colby-Sawyer College women’s basketball team defeated Middlebury, 72-65, to hand the Panthers their first loss of the season on Saturday.
NEW LONDON — The Colby-Sawyer College men’s basketball team scored 46 points in the paint en route to an 83-59 victory over Rivier on Tuesday evening.
PLYMOUTH, N.H. - November 26, 2019 - Colby-Sawyer senior Lexie Hamilton (Sunapee, N.H.) became the program's 16th member of the 1000-point club, and second player this year, as the Chargers defeated Plymouth State 73-58.
NEW LONDON — Colby-Sawyer senior Lexie Hamilton (Sunapee, N.H.) has been named to the 2019-20 Academic All-District Division III Women’s Basketball Team, selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
NEW LONDON — The Colby-Sawyer College women’s basketball team earned a 64-46 non-conference victory over Fisher College on Saturday afternoon.
NEW LONDON — The Colby-Sawyer men’s basketball team fell to Suffolk, 86-77, in Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) action Saturday afternoon.
NEW LONDON — Colby-Sawyer Director of Athletics and Women’s Basketball Head Coach George Martin has announced that he has accepted the Director of Athletics position at Dean College in Franklin, Mass.
CONCORD — Sports fans in New Hampshire wagered more than $2.31 million on this year’s Super Bowl, stamping an exclamation point on the New Hampshire Lottery’s first month of sports betting.
PAXTON, Mass. — Colby-Sawyer senior Lexie Hamilton (Sunapee) recorded her second career triple-double to lead the women's basketball team to a 76-61 Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) win at Anna Maria on Saturday.
CLAREMONT — On Feb. 19, 2020, at approximately 12:10 P.M., Members of the New Hampshire Attorney Generals Drug Task Force, Sullivan County Sheriff’s Department, New Hampshire State Police, and the Claremont Police Department executed an arrest warrant for three sales of Methamphetamine by Je…
SOUTHPORT, Conn. — Sturm, Ruger & Company Inc. (NYSE: RGR) announced on Wednesday, Feb. 19, that for 2019 the Company reported net sales of $410.5 million and diluted earnings of $1.82 per share, compared with net sales of $495.6 million and diluted earnings of $2.88 per share in 2018.
NEW LONDON — Several Kearsarge Regional High School students recently took part in a Youth and Government student caucus.
CROYDON — Croydon Police Chief Richard Lee made a dramatic exit from his job Tuesday night when the Croydon Board of Selectmen voted to dissolve its one-man police force that Lee has headed for approximately 20 years.
NEWPORT — Brendan Minnihan, Interim Superintendent of Schools for the current school year, is in line for a pair of promotions when the 2020-21 school year starts on July 1.
I am contacting you about the Newport Winter Carnival Pageant that was held this past Friday.
CLAREMONT — It may be snowy and cold, but Turning Points Network has its eye on spring with planning underway for its annual Steppin’ Up To End Violence 5k Walk and Fun Run scheduled for May 2nd.
WILMOT — On Feb. 13, 2020, The Ausbon Sargent Land Preservation Trust accepted full ownership (also known as Fee-Ownership) of the Cassey Brook Preserve on Wilmot Center Road in Wilmot.
WILMOT — Would you like to learn more about your neighbors who are running for town office in the March 10 election? If yes, then plan to attend a candidates’ night hosted by the Wilmot Community Association (WCA) from 6 to 7:15 p.m. Thursday, March 5 at the Red Barn, 64 Village Road.
NEWPORT — Nine members of the Sullivan County Delegation braved stormy weather and after a 90-minute session in the County Probate Courtroom Tuesday night, unanimously supported a request by county officials to purchase the former Eagle-Times building on Sullivan Street in Claremont for $325,000.
NEWPORT — Six Newport High School girls and one from Kearsarge Regional High School will compete for the title of Queen of the 104th Annual Newport Winter Carnival Friday night in the Newport Opera House.
NEW LONDON — Superintendent Winfried Feneberg has announced that Kearsarge Regional School District is recognizing National School Counseling Week to celebrate the support, resources and programming school counselors provide for students every day.
NEWPORT — Road To Independence, a local nonprofit organization, is pleased to announce it has once again been chosen by Shaw’s Supermarket in Newport to be the beneficiary of the Give Back Where It Counts Program.
NEWPORT — The New Hampshire State Council on the Arts has announced it is now accepting applications for its grant programs and has scheduled four regional workshops designed to help applicants seeking Arts Council funding during the upcoming fiscal year.
MANCHESTER (AP) — Bernie Sanders won New Hampshire’s presidential primary election Tuesday night, narrowly edging moderate rival Pete Buttigieg and scoring the first clear victory in the Democratic Party’s chaotic 2020 nomination fight.
MANCHESTER — Eversource recently packed more than 34,560 mac and cheese meals to support the New Hampshire Food Bank’s efforts to ensure all Granite Staters have enough food to eat.
NEWPORT — Town Manager Hunter Rieseberg presented his proposed 2020 Newport Town Budget to the Newport Board of Selectmen at their Monday meeting.
WASHINGTON, DC — On Tuesday Rep. Annie Kuster (NH-02) released the following statement on President Trump’s State of the Union Address:
NEW LONDON — For More than a decade, a local man has been sharing his love of chess with students at Keasarge Regional Elementary School.
In the junior group Natasha Whipple and Mason Martell placed first on Friday night. Saturday honors went to Allie Howald and Ben Bartlett. In second place on Friday night it was Cameron Hall and Ali Friend.
GOSHEN — As of 1/29/2020 at 00:00:01 hours Goshen’s Primary Ambulance coverage will be provided by Newport Ambulance of Newport, N.H.
CLAREMONT — The sober housing project took another leap forward on Thursday, Jan. 23, following a public meeting in Claremont, the final informational stop on the route to purchasing and renovating the former Eagle-Times building at 19 Sullivan Street.
Recently, we have seen an increased interest in mindfulness, although the concept itself is thousands of years old. Essentially, being mindful means you are living very much in the present, highly conscious of your thoughts and feelings. However, being mindful does not mean acting on those t…
Looking for a cat that is as sweet as their name?! We have three amazingly affectionate 9-month-old sisters looking for loving homes. Brownie is black and white, Cookie is calico and Cinnamon is a tortie. All three are playful and really enjoy people. They do not have to be adopted together,…
WASHINGTON (AP) — Evidence indicates it is “highly likely” that an Iranian anti-aircraft missile downed a Ukrainian jetliner near Tehran late Tuesday, U.S. and Canadian officials said Thursday. They said the strike, which killed all 176 people on board, could well have been a mistake amid in…
More than 8 million federal student loan borrowers use income-driven repayment plans. These plans can drop payments to $0 based on a borrower’s income and family size. And after 20 or 25 years — 10 if you work in public service — any remaining balance is forgiven.But to stay on these plans, …
The Food and Drug Administration continues to file thousands of reports of patients’ deaths related to medical devices through a reporting system that keeps the safety data out of the public eye.
LOS ANGELES — With its deluxe suites, A-list patients and world-class art collection that includes works by Picasso and Chagall, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center’s nickname is “ hospital to the stars.” But starting this year, it is making a change for its poorest patients.
It might not have made the headlines, but a recently passed piece of legislation could affect the IRAs and 401(k)s of millions of Americans beginning in 2020. So, if you have either of these accounts, or if you run a business, you’ll want to learn more.
SUNAPEE, N.H. — Beyond the double doors and reception desk at the Sunapee Cove Assisted Living facility sits a woman of grace and remarkable talent surrounded by her life’s work of watercolors and paintings, a collection directly attributed to her hidden aptitude for bringing life to the canvas.