B-BJ Historical Society Holds Annual Meeting

Submitted by B-BJ Historical on May 17, 2018 - 5:46pm

The Brownville-Brownville Junction Historical Society held its annual meeting on May 15th at the Parish House Museum. Officers elected for the coming year are: Susan Worcester – president, secretary and curator; George Dean – vice president; Allana Washburn – treasurer. Ms. Washburn replaces Marilyn Kindamo who has held the position of treasurer for the organization for nearly 25 years. Members of the board of directors are: Lynn Weston, Lynn Gerrish and Jeff Larson.

It was reported that the sales of More Than a Train Yard and a Whistle Stop: The Canadian Pacific Railroad in Brownville Junction 1886 to 1963 gifted to the Society by author Ken Hatchette have gone very well this year. 130 books have been sold to date and only 20 remain. The author and the publishing committee... Read More

May 10 SAD 41 referendum results

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Submitted by Sethen on May 17, 2018 - 5:41pm

Staff, Piscataquis Observer • May 13, 2018

To approve an approximate $2.3 million funding package for a heating system upgrade, converting from steam to hot water, and energy efficiency project at the Penquis Valley School?

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Principal search underway at the Penquis Valley School

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Submitted by Sethen on May 17, 2018 - 5:39pm

Stuart Hedstrom • May 9, 2018

MILO — The search for the next principal of the Penquis Valley School is now underway, with interviews scheduled for later in the month, the school board learned during a May 2 meeting.

Superintendent Michael Wright said Principal Daniel Ross had emailed him his letter of resignation and this item was formally accepted by the directors.

“We put out immediately for a new principal,” Wright said. He said interviews are scheduled for May 15 and May 17 as a group of teachers and administrators will meet with the candidates.

“We do have a group of students who will meet with each candidate first,” Wright said. He said sessions with groups of students were held to address concerns... Read More

Enhancing Fish Habitat Workshop

Submitted by Sethen on May 17, 2018 - 5:36pm

Brownville Library - Help Wanted

News - Brownville Library
Submitted by Sethen on May 17, 2018 - 5:34pm

Brownville Elementary 30th School Year

Submitted by Sethen on May 16, 2018 - 5:23pm

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