SOUTH PARIS — The Mt. Ararat High School boys jayvee soccer team improved to 3-1-1 with a 3-2 victory over Oxford Hills recently in a hard-fought battle.
Marcus Steinman opened the scoring with an unassisted goal. Jace Hollenbach followed with a score off an assist from Jacob Sargent. Thomas Davison assisted Trevor Brown with the team’s final tally.
TOPSHAM — The Mt. Ararat Middle School girls soccer team played its first home game of the season on Monday against Oxford Hills, 2-0.
On a hot and humid day, the Eagles dominated most of the game with strong play in the back by Olivia Cox, Jillian Truden, Shelby Myrick, Fern Beede and Jayden Austin.
Gordon Hayward was looking forward to playing with Isaiah Thomas, one of the Celtics players who recruited him to Boston during his whirlwind free agency.
By the time Hayward steps on the parquet floor, though, there will be another All-Star point guard dishing out the ball.
NORTH QUINCY, Mass. — The University of New England found the back of the cage four times in the second half to defeat Eastern Nazarene College by a 5-0 margin in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) women’s soccer action on Saturday afternoon at Creedon Field.
Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones has been a staunch supporter of President Donald Trump, so the speculation was that he would not allow his players to kneel during the national anthem.
The Cowboys and their owner did kneel, though not during the anthem.
The Boston Red Sox would like to get the AL East wrapped up quickly so they can start resting some banged-up players.
Josh Donaldson homered and drove in three runs, powering the Toronto Blue Jays past the first-place Red Sox 6-4 on Monday night.
[img_assist|nid=1175797|title=|desc= SARAH GRAY OF FREEPORT,above, sends a direct kick over a wall of Waynflete defenders as Taylor Rinaldi (left) breaks towards the ball in front of the Flyer Emily Boedeker (9). Below, Catriona Gould dribbles the ball downfield as she prepares to pass to a Falcons teammate in girls high school soccer action in Freeport on Monday.
A Palestinian attacker opened fire early today at the entrance to a settlement outside Jerusalem, killing three Israeli security men and critically wounding a fourth, Israeli police and medical services said, in one of the deadliest attacks in a two-year spate of violence.
When a magnitude 7.1 earthquake struck central Mexico, toppling buildings and leaving hundreds of people trapped, Mexicans quickly mobilized a mammoth rescue operation involving police, firefighters, soldiers and other professionals bolstered by an army of everyday civilians.
[img_assist|nid=1175793|title=|desc= A SIMULATION OF A B-1B BOMBER being hit by a missile is seen in these images taken from propaganda video. Military analysts say North Korea doesn’t have the capability or intent to attack U.S. bombers and fighter jets, despite the country’s top diplomat saying it has the right do so.
The evidence against an Ohio man accused of killing three down-and-out men lured by fake Craigslist job offers wasn’t strong enough to convict him, according to attorneys fighting the defendant’s death sentence.
A century before the fight to end Jim Crow segregation laws, Octavius Valentine Catto was leading a civil rights movement in Philadelphia.
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico
WATERVILLE — Elizabeth Ann (Betty) Adkins, 84, of Mt. St. Joseph, Waterville, ME, passed away peacefully while taking an early evening nap on September 15, 2017; it was her wish to be cremated. Betty was born in Bath, ME on March 12, 1933, to William and Georgina Barstow.
TOPSHAM — Kathleen “Kit” A. Jensen, 80, formerly of Richmond, died Thursday, September 21, 2017, at Mid Coast Hospital in Brunswick.
Mexican government officials are still tallying up the economic losses of the magnitude 7.1 earthquake that caused widespread damage in the capital, but for the manager of a downtown restaurant it is already all too clear.
A high-stakes week got off to a bad start for President Donald Trump, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and the GOP.
A key defection in GOP ranks Monday appeared to sink their health care drive anew, while another disappointment loomed today as the Senate candidate backed by both Trump and McConnell struggled in the polls in an Alabama Senate runoff election.
LISBON FALLS — David C. McCausland 48, died unexpectedly at his home, Saturday September 23, 2017. He was born February 7, 1969 in Syracuse, NY. David graduated from Mt. Ararat High School with the class of 1987. He was a self employed mechanic. David’s passion was music. He had made several guitars and played in bands.