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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Athol voters OK $16M debt exclusion for elementary school
Voters approved a $16 million Proposition 21 2 debt exclusion for the town's portion of funding for a new $43.9 million elementary school in a special election Monday, by a vote of 727-446.
Police Logs, Dec. 1
1:12 p.m. - Arrested Tywan M. Dean, 34, of Cottage Street, Athol, charged with larceny over $250, operating with a revoked license, subsequence offense, and stop sign violation.
Orange has found some ways to save
Despite staffing cuts, stretched resources and old failing computers, town employees and officials have found ways to keep basic services in place over the past few years in part because they have been resourceful.
District Court Logs
Tammy Kingsbury, 49, of Packard Road, Orange. Charge of uninsured motor vehicle, in Athol, to be dismissed on payment of $25 court costs, and it has been paid.
District Court Logs, Nov. 15-Nov. 19
Shannon Roberts, 20, of Cummings Street, Athol. Placed on pre-trial probation until 11/14/14 for possession of Class A drug, to wit, heroin, in New Salem, must reside with her family in New York, must have substance evaluation, and take any follow up treatment recommended by probation.
The Item Extra
Sterling interviews three for town administrator
At the board's next meeting on Wednesday, selectmen plan to choose the person who will replace Town Administrator Terri Ackerman when she leaves at the end of the year, .
District Court Log, Nov. 4-12
Justin Shaida, 24, of Riverside Drive, Greenfield. Pleaded innocent to possession of a class E drug, to wit, Tylox and Adderall, released on personal recognizance, continued to 12/17/13 for pretrial conference.
Greenfield honors local veterans
Recorder/Paul Franz Doris Glabach speaks of her brother, Harry Wilder, who died in World War II at the Leyden Veterans Day ceremonies.