WATERVILLE — Colby clawed its way to a 6-3 NESCAC victory over the Bates College women’s tennis team on Tuesday, with all six singles matches hotly contested.
Bates (9-8, 3-4 NESCAC) concludes the regular season at home today against its other Maine NESCAC rival, Bowdoin, starting at 4 p.m.
SOUTH PARIS — The Mt. Ararat Middle School eighth-grade softball team opened its season Tuesday at Oxford Hills and fell in a high-scoring affair, 15-10.
Wednesday’s rain caused the postponement of several high school contests.
However, the Mt. Ararat and Oak Hill boys lacrosse teams faced off in the rain, with the visiting Eagles coming away with an 8-6 win over the Raiders.
Mt. Ararat improved to 3-0 and visits Marshwood on Saturday at 10 a.m.
[img_assist|nid=1214767|title=|desc= OKLAHOMA quarterback Baker Mayfield (6) leaps over Iowa State defensive back De’Monte Ruth, bottom, in the second quarter of an NCAA college football game in Norman, Oklahoma, in 2017. Mayfield is expected to be a first round pick in the NFL Draft.
A chilly windy day wasn’t going to keep a large group of eager race fans from what they had been waiting months for. Opening day had arrived.
Group 1 divisions took to the track Saturday afternoon at Wiscasset Speedway with a little over 1,200 racing enthusiast huddled in for a day of fun.
The Tufts University women’s lacrosse team used a big run to open the second half and held off a late rally to defeat Bowdoin, 11-10, on Wednesday evening on the final day of the regular season in the NESCAC.
A wave of red-clad teachers will crash upon the Arizona state Capitol today for an unprecedented job action that will close schools for a majority of the state’s public school students, part of an educator uprising that’s also bubbled up in Colorado.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate Judiciary Committee is expected to vote on a bill to protect special counsel Robert Mueller’s job — legislation that has split Republicans as President Donald Trump has repeatedly criticized Mueller’s Russia investigation.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt faces potentially make-or-break hearings today on Capitol Hill, where he is expected to be peppered with questions about spending and ethics scandals that have triggered bipartisan calls for his ouster.
[img_assist|nid=1214744|title=|desc= REAR ADM. RONNY JACKSON, center, President Donald Trump’s choice to be secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs, walks down a stairwell to avoid reporters and cameras as he leaves a Senate office building after meeting individually with some members of the committee that would vet him for the post, on Capitol Hill in Washington on Tuesday.
The governors of six northeastern states and Puerto Rico have formed the nation’s first consortium to conduct gun violence research and recommend policy changes.
Rose Alzoma Barter; Born on December 3, 1934 to Seth Nelson Doughty and Estella Mildred Higgins in Bath, Maine. Died on March 21, 2018 in Fairfield, California.
Graduated from Morse High School in Bath Maine in 1952.
Employed at Santa Clara County from 1980 to 1993.