Please support the Athol Daily News' COVID-19 coverage

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought the local economy — and many of the advertisers who support our work — to a near standstill. During this unprecedented challenge, we continue to make our coronavirus coverage free to everyone at because we feel our most critical mission is to deliver vital information to our communities. If you believe local news is essential, especially during this crisis, please donate.

Thank you for your support of the Athol Daily News.

Michael Moses, Publisher

Scholarship applications available

Published: 11/29/2019 9:38:21 PM
Modified: 11/29/2019 9:38:13 PM

GARDNER — The Greater Gardner Chapter of American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) is offering scholarships for students entering their junior or senior year of college. These scholarships are offered to students in Ashburnham, Athol, Gardner, Hubbardston, Templeton, Westminster and Winchendon.

Applications must be completed and postmarked by April 1, 2020. Any application postmarked after the deadline will not be considered.

For a scholarship application send a request to the following: Ms. Valerie Spar, 20 Plymouth St., Gardner, 01440, call 978-632-7880, or email to

E-Edition & Local Ads


athol forecast

Most Popular

Athol Police Log: May 22, 2020

‘History found you’: Mahar graduates 88 in virtual ceremony, subsequent parade

Alex Cord on remaking a classic: Stagecoach

9 vying for 4 Orange Selectboard seats

Social Media

Athol Daily News

14 Hope Street,
Greenfield, MA 01302-1367
Telephone: (413) 772-0261
FAX (413) 772-2906


Copyright © 2019 by Newspapers of Massachusetts, Inc.