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High schools: Coe-Brown boys take first, girls second in cross country opener

Thursday, September 3, 2015

The Coe-Brown boys’ and girls’ cross country teams rested most of their top runners but still came away with strong results in the Bears’ season-opening meet on their home course Wednesday. The Coe-Brown boys won the five-team meet, placing six runners in the top 11 and totaling 35 points, topping Goffstown (41), Pembroke (82), John Stark (107) and Sanborn (113). The John Stark girls placed four runners in the top …

High school Stars of the Day

Thursday, September 3, 2015

Sarah Dupuis, Coe-Brown girls’ cross country, 1st in 5-team meet Nick Grimbilas, Bishop Brady golf, medalist in Brady win Ryan Oliver, Coe-Brown golf, co-medalist in Coe-Brown win Jesse Demers, MV golf, co-medalist …

Division II football preview: Father-son combo at coach and quarterback look to turn around John Stark

Thursday, September 3, 2015

Rod McQuarrie is the new man in charge at John Stark Regional High School, and he’s bringing a new offense with him. If the Generals’ new football coach needs to talk to his quarterback to help guide him through the change, he’ll know where to find him – whether on the practice field …

High schools: Three local teams fall to Lebanon in golf opener

Thursday, August 27, 2015

GOLF Bishop Brady second, Coe brown third, john stark Fourth Key players: Lebanon- TJ Barber 38, Kyle Pelletier 39; John Stark – Jake Blanchett (48), Tyler Hazzard (53) Highlights/key moments: Lebanon (219) won its match at Carter Country Club in Lebanon. Bishop Brady (233), Coe-Brown (246) and John …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Golf results Jean VerPlanck, Brenda Thomas, Mary Hogan and Terry Blake won the Best of Four tournament at the Concord Country Club with a total score of 130. Tied for second place with rounds of 134 were the teams of Nancy Calder, Andy Jalbert, Cheryl Murphy and Carol …

In Franklin, Rubio chats and chews at local businesses

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Wednesday was just another day at work for Andrea Grevior. That is, until shortly after 2:30 p.m., when Florida Sen. Marco Rubio walked down Central Street in Franklin and stopped at Grevior Furniture. “I still can’t believe (it). …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Rec soccer signups Co-ed recreational soccer for seventh- and eighth-graders for the towns of Boscawen, Loudon, Penacook, Salisbury and Webster will be held Thursday from 5:30-7 p.m. at the Penacook Elementary School. Contact Tami Porter at penacooksoccer@yahoo.com or 724-3280 for information. Yoga class Pembroke Recreation will sponsor a …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Golf city champions The 2015 Concord Men’s City Championship was played at Beaver Meadow Golf Course and Canterbury Woods Country Club on Saturday and Sunday. Bob Landry (pictured) of Loudon CC won the gross championship, shooting a two-day …

Announcements: Decorate a car

Monday, August 24, 2015

CONCORD Save the coaches The Abbott-Downing Historical Society is seeking donations to purchase seven coaches made by the Abbot-Downing Company of Concord from 1827-1927. The society is $45,000 away from its goal of $100,000 raised by September. Any …

Franklin City Council forms committee to study SAU split

Monday, August 24, 2015

The Franklin City Council approved Monday the formation of a withdrawal planning committee to study the Franklin School District’s separation from SAU 18. The committee, which the council also nominated members for at Monday’s meeting, will complete its plan by October and bring it to city council for …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Monday, August 24, 2015

Youth football The Concord Capitols U11 5th-grade football team opened the season with a 6-2 victory over Windham on Sunday. The Capitols scored the game-winning touchdown on a long pass from Matt O’Rourke to Peter Reid with 40 seconds left in the game. The Capitols defense led the …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Sunday, August 23, 2015

Golf results Chris and Jake Sullivan came in first place with a score of 45 in Concord Country Club’s annual Parent Child event on Saturday. Bill and Kelly Varnell, and Chris and Cam Brown tied for second place with a 48, followed by Shane and Caitlyn Clark (50) …

Town Crier for Aug. 23, 2015

Saturday, August 22, 2015

Allenstown Town boards need volunteers ∎ Bone Builders will be held at the Suncook Senior Center on Mondays and Wednesdays at 9 a.m. For more information, call Leslie at 485-4254. ∎ The Suncook Senior Center will hold the Corn Hole Tournament on Tuesday at 10 a.m. ∎ The Knights of Columbus …