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On Friday, Nov. 13, at 6 p.m., the South Athol Methodist Women will hold their annual tin auction at the church hall on Morgan Avenue. Included will be a potluck supper. Seated, left to right -- Carol Dubour, Frenchie Mealand, Gail Harty. Standing -- Ruth Black, Janet Goldsmith. Submitted photo
ATHOL — The South Athol Methodist Women will host their annual tin auction on Friday, Nov. 13, at 6 p.m., at the church hall on Morgan Avenue. The fundraiser auction is dedicated this year to the Salvation Army Angel Fund. The event will include a free potluck supper open to the public. Guests...
PHILLIPSTON — At the selectmen’s meeting Monday night, the Board of Assessors advised they are one step closer to being able to help the town set the tax rate. During the tax classification hearing, assessors assistant Kelly Garlock and member David Manty said, that since the town has very few...
Deb Kent of the Orange Town Energy Committee prepares to install a winsert that she made at a previous workshop. Submitted photo
ORANGE — Winter with its high heating and electric bills will soon be here. The Orange Town Energy Committee will be showcasing many ways to save on energy at the Orange Armory on Saturday, Nov. 14, from 1 to 4 p.m. Building inexpensive interior storm windows, called winserts, will be...
Tuesday  9:01 a.m. - 911 caller requests the removal of his girlfriend’s car from his property, Cheney Street. Caller not there on arrival, but showed up prior to officer leaving. Caller advised the procedure for the removal of a car from private property is the landlord’s responsibility. Also...
ORANGE — The following cases were heard in Orange District Court on Nov. 6 with Judge David S. Ross presiding: William Cronin 31, 94 Prospect St. – drug possession class b (cocaine), drug possession class b (prescription Narcan) – plead innocent pretrial conference Dec. 21. Wayne F. Babin, 56...
ORANGE — An arrest occurred at 6:29 p.m., Wednesday, when officers investigating a larceny on Daniel Shays Highway located a subject hiding in the a bathroom, who initially provided two false names. It was then determined a warrant out of Leominster District Court had been issued to the subject...
GREENFIELD — The Opioid Task Force of Franklin County and the North Quabbin Region is cosponsoring the upcoming workshop, “Exploring the Connections Between Substance Use and Suicide” on Friday, Dec. 4, at the Greenfield Community College dining commons, 1 College Dr. Ann Duckless, MA, from the...
TEMPLETON — The Holy Cross Church will its holiday fair on Saturday, Nov. 21, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., in the church hall on Lake Avenue. Featured will be homemade pies, fudge and baked goods in Grandma’s Kitchen, Chinese auctions, Basketville, Crafters’ Delight, Clever Hands, a “children’s only”...
Athol Veterans Council President Toni Phillips, at the podium, leads the Veterans’ Day ceremonies at Athol’s town hall on Wednesday. Photos by Brian Gelinas
ATHOL — The Athol Veterans Council held its annual observance of Veterans’ Day in Memorial Hall at the town hall on Wednesday. A number of residents, town officials, veterans and members of the council’s six veterans service organizations were in attendance. Although canceled due to the...
Wednesday 10:39 a.m. - Alarm, Silver Lake Street. 11:02 a.m. - 911 caller requests medical assistance, Chestnut Street. Call transferred to Athol Fire Department. Subject refused transport. 11:32 a.m. - Caller requests welfare check, Fredette Street. Found subject was fine, as subject works...

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Athol, MA 01331
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