Marcela Maldonado, Stewardship Program Manager at Mount Grace, fills buckets while Dexter Park School students wait to scoop water into their cups.Photo by Cameron Woodcock
ORANGE — Dexter Park School students have breathed new life into a seldom-used courtyard that will now function as a communal garden for all four grades.  Friday marked the culmination of Mount Grace Land Conservation Trust’s “Extravagarden”...
 Mahar’s Sam Paul drops down a bunt during Friday’s baseball contest in Orange. Photo By Mike Phillips
Editor’s Note: Athol Daily News Sports Editor Josh Talbot is also the head varsity baseball coach at Athol High School. ORANGE — The Athol High School baseball team committed seven errors and Mahar took full advantage in a 6-2 victory on Friday...
Mahar's Kacy Ninteau slides across home plate to score a run in the third inning as Athol's Brej Geise dives in an effort to make a tag during Thursday's softball contest in Orange. The Senators defeated the rival Raiders for the first time since 2009, 6-4. Photo By Mike Phillips
ORANGE — The Mahar softball team defeated rival Athol High School 6-4 on Thursday. It was the first time Mahar has won against the rival Raiders since 2009. “We finally beat them,” said Mahar head coach Jerry Duguay. “It’s a big win for us as a...
Athol's Owen King (27) slides safely into second for a stolen base during Thursday's baseball contest in Athol. King had three hits and scored three times in the Raiders 5-3 victory. Photo By Katie Richard
Editor’s Note: Athol Daily News Sports Editor Josh Talbot is also the head varsity baseball coach at Athol High School. ATHOL — The Athol High School baseball team picked up its first win of the season with a 5-3 defeat of Turners Falls on...
A community open house will be held at Riverbend School in Athol on Tuesday, May 17, from 5 to 6:30 p.m. The 110-year-old facility will close its doors for good when the new Athol Community Elementary School opens this fall. Photo by Brian Gelinas
ATHOL — When the Athol Community Elementary School opens this fall, two neighborhood schools — Riverbend and Sanders Street — will close their doors forever. Before that happens, however, current and former teachers, staff members and students, as...
 Athol third baseman Bryce Melanson tags out South Hadley's Alex Dragon during Wednesday's baseball contest in Athol. The Raiders suffered a 17-1 loss to the Tigers. Photo By Katie Richard
ATHOL — South Hadley beat up the Athol High School baseball team en route to a 17-1 victory on Wednesday. The Tigers smacked 15 hits and took advantage of 10 Athol errors in the win. Alex Dragon collected three hits to lead the victors. Teddy...
Marcela Maldonado, Stewardship Program Manager at Mount Grace, fills buckets while Dexter Park School students wait to scoop water into their cups.Photo by Cameron Woodcock
 Mahar’s Sam Paul drops down a bunt during Friday’s baseball contest in Orange. Photo By Mike Phillips
Mahar's Kacy Ninteau slides across home plate to score a run in the third inning as Athol's Brej Geise dives in an effort to make a tag during Thursday's softball contest in Orange. The Senators defeated the rival Raiders for the first time since 2009, 6-4. Photo By Mike Phillips
Athol's Owen King (27) slides safely into second for a stolen base during Thursday's baseball contest in Athol. King had three hits and scored three times in the Raiders 5-3 victory. Photo By Katie Richard
A community open house will be held at Riverbend School in Athol on Tuesday, May 17, from 5 to 6:30 p.m. The 110-year-old facility will close its doors for good when the new Athol Community Elementary School opens this fall. Photo by Brian Gelinas
 Athol third baseman Bryce Melanson tags out South Hadley's Alex Dragon during Wednesday's baseball contest in Athol. The Raiders suffered a 17-1 loss to the Tigers. Photo By Katie Richard
BOSTON — Beacon Hill Roll Call records local senators’ and representatives’ votes on roll calls from the week of April 25-29. APPROVE $39.5 BILLION FISCAL 2016 STATE BUDGET (H 4200) — House 156-0, approved and sent to the Senate a $39.5 billion fiscal 2017 budget. Supporters said the budget is...
ORANGE — Jason Carey, son of Mary and Robert Carey of town, stars in a new independent movie filmed in North Dakota titled “Exscind.” Carey’s name is featured in the film’s official poster, as are his character’s eyes, which are being used in all promotional materials.  “Exscind” is based on...
Marcela Maldonado, Stewardship Program Manager at Mount Grace, fills buckets while Dexter Park School students wait to scoop water into their cups.Photo by Cameron Woodcock
ORANGE — Dexter Park School students have breathed new life into a seldom-used courtyard that will now function as a communal garden for all four grades.  Friday marked the culmination of Mount Grace Land Conservation Trust’s “Extravagarden” project, completed in succession by students in each...
ATHOL — Police and fire personnel responded to a motorcycle accident on South Athol Road that involved two people and which occurred at 7:26 p.m., Saturday. The motorcycle was operated by Eugene D. Currier, of Fairview Avenue. Both persons were transported to Athol Hospital. One was...
WARWICK — Residents will meet at the town hall on Monday, May 2, at 7 p.m., for a two-article special town meeting followed immediately by a 28-article annual town meeting. The purpose of the special town meeting is for providing the town of Montague with legal assistance against the proposed,...

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