Sydney Underhill-Tilton had seen this before.
With 4:44 left in the second quarter, the senior girls basketball standout had two fouls and was in danger of heading to the bench in her team’s Class C South preliminary round matchup against Waynflete on Tuesday.
Although the two school districts neighbor each other, divided by the Androscoggin River, Freeport and Lisbon High School teams rarely meet up in athletic events.
But on Tuesday night, the teams met up for a Class B South boys basketball preliminary match.
The Trump White House’s handling of abuse charges against men in its midst is frustrating prominent Republican women as the party’s years-long struggle to attract female voters stretches into the 2018 midterm elections.
Three of the nation’s top intelligence officials confirmed Tuesday that they have seen evidence of Russian meddling in the upcoming midterm elections — part of what they say is Moscow’s escalating cyber assault on American and European democracies.
PHIPPSBURG — Edward F. Murray Jr., 74, of Phippsburg passed away on the evening of Feb 10, 2018, at his home.
Alza May Scott died unexpectedly but peacefully on February 10, 2018.
She was born on February 11, 1949, in Bath, Maine, the daughter of H. Raymond and Arlene Scott.
She grew up in Bath and attended the Bath schools before entering the the Elmhurst Day Program.
BOSTON — Stephanie Lee Small-Prasher, 78, passed away unexpectedly at Beth Israel Hospital after complications of surgery on Tuesday, February 6, 2018.
BATH — Robert W. Washburn Jr., 73, passed away peacefully with his loving family by his side on Friday, February 9, 2018, at Winship Green Nursing Home in Bath. He was born in Brunswick on November 30, 1944, a son of the late Robert Sr. and Nolia (White) Washburn.
TOPSHAM — Gerry died peacefully on February 7, 2018, in the Governor King Community at the Highlands in Topsham, Maine.
DEAR ABBY: I’m married to a beautiful woman, “Suzonne.” We are bodybuilders and into fitness, so we are both quite muscular.
On Feb. 14, 1918, Russia converted from the Old Style Julian calendar to the New Style Gregorian calendar, “losing” 13 days in the process (for Russians, the day before was Jan. 31). The musical “Sinbad,” starring Al Jolson and featuring the song “Rock-a-Bye Your Baby with a Dixie Melody,” opened on Broadway.
The Maine Legislature will soon be making a decision in our names. Their choice will determine how much tax money is available for meeting the social and infrastructure needs of our state. I wonder if they’ve heard your thoughts on the subject?
Even the most casual of readers of this fine column would know that I am often at odds with politicians. Politicians have a propensity to want to make themselves the focal point of whatever it is they are talking about. They want to steal the show. It does not matter what level it is either. Despite all of this sometimes they do the right thing. Sometimes.