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Concord High School honor roll

Thursday, May 28, 2015

The following students earned honors for the third quarter at Concord High School. Grade 12 High Honors: Thomas Bengtson, Flannery Black-Ingersoll, Heidi Breton, Mikaela Callahan, Courtney DiFilippo, Kyla Dreffer, Lucy Eills, Sarah Ek, Andrew Grondin, Molly Henry, Shanna Huyck, Azwad Iqbal, Harpreet Kaur, Mattias Lambert, Mariana Lassonde, Corinne LeBell, Brooke Macri, Hannah Mason, Courtney Menczywor, Hope Morrison, Katarina Murphy, Katherine …

Volunteers recognized

Thursday, May 28, 2015

New American Africans Executive Director Honore Murenzi (left) and brother Gentil Kamanzi and Claude Rwigema, originally from Rwanda, present Mark Seymour of Concord with a certificate of appreciation for his volunteer work with the after-school program. New American Africans recently recognized 16 volunteers. …

Rundlett Middle School mourns loss of student

Thursday, May 28, 2015

A sixth grader at Concord’s Rundlett Middle School passed away Wednesday night after a medical emergency, according to a statement from school officials. The girl needed to go to the hospital for a medical emergency earlier in the day, according to a letter Rundlett Middle School principal Tom Sica sent to students’ families …

Field–Garnett

Saturday, May 23, 2015

David and Laura Field of Penacook announce the engagement of their daughter, Holly Field, to Torey Garnett, son of David Bousquet and the late Barbara Garnett. Field, of Penacook, graduated from Chester College of New England with a …

Boardman-Moffett

Saturday, May 23, 2015

Beth Boardman and Michael Moffett were married May 15 in Bannington, Vt. Gay Baker, a justice of the peace, officiated the double ring ceremony. The bride, daughter of Robert Boardman and Gladys Thompson, formerly of Littleton, Colo., graduated …

Concord Crier for May 24, 2015

Saturday, May 23, 2015

PENACOOK Discuss a mysterious novel or buy a new book ∎ The Penacook Branch Library’s book club will meet Wednesday to discuss The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins. New members are always welcome. The book club meets on the fourth Wednesday of each month at 7 p.m. …

Civil War-era music returns to its roots in New Hampshire

Saturday, May 23, 2015

Civil War-era music arranged for one of the Union Army’s best regimental bands is returning to its roots. The Third Regiment Band of the New Hampshire Volunteers, largely recruited from Penacook, was one of hundreds of bands mustered …

The Insiders: Today is for grilling, tomorrow is for holiday parading

Saturday, May 23, 2015

It’s Memorial Day weekend, which you probably figured out Friday afternoon when it took you three hours to move 11 inches on the highway. Today, we celebrate burgers. But tomorrow, we celebrate the holiday itself by honoring those who died serving in our military, and Concord does its …

Within 24 hours, two inmates walk away from halfway houses in Concord

Saturday, May 23, 2015

Two inmates walked away from their respective transitional housing units in Concord on Friday night. Christy Blondeau, 32, of Manchester was given permission to leave the Shea Farm Transition Housing Unit for a two-hour outing at 7 p.m. Friday. Blondeau, who was convicted of forgery in Rockingham Superior …

Letter: Our crumbling infrastructure

Saturday, May 23, 2015

There was nothing we could do about gravity pulling down the Old Man of the Mountain, but our crumbling infrastructure is a different story. When I first came from Pennsylvania decades ago to attend college in New Hampshire, I marveled at the great roads and bridges. No more. …

Tide boys’ sprinters dominate Capital Area Meet

Saturday, May 23, 2015

At the beginning of the season, Concord track Coach Hayden Daly was excited about his team’s mix of talented veterans and youth, especially in the boys’ sprints. And after yesterday’s non-scoring Concord Capital Area Meet, Daly has more …

High school Stars of the Day

Saturday, May 23, 2015

Brody Fredericks, John Stark boys’ lacrosse, 5 goals, 6 assists in 14-5 win Kianna Daudelin, Coe-Brown softball, 4-for-5, 2 doubles, triple, home run, 5 RBI in 15-6 win Caitlin Foley, Coe-Brown softball, 4-for-5, 4 RBI in 15-6 win Torrey Martinez, Winnisquam baseball, 2-for-4, two-run double; 3.1 innings pitched, …

High schools: Pembroke baseball’s playoff picture brightens with win over Sanborn

Saturday, May 23, 2015

Its season was on the line, and the Pembroke baseball team was flirting with seeing a four-run lead disappear in the final inning. It was a situation steeped in, as Joshua Coughlin put it, “adversity” – and the Pembroke coach also added that that wasn’t necessarily a bad …