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WINNERS OF THE
POLARIS ATV RAFFLE

The winners of the ATV recently raffled by the Newport Cultural Center were Christy and James Michaud. The Newport Cultural Center (NCC) raffled off the brand new Sportsman 45 ATV by Polaris on Saturday, July 2nd.





TOWN OF GUILFORD
TO CELEBRATE BICENTENNIAL

The Town of Guilford will be celebrating the town’s Bicentennial in conjunction with the Piscataquis River Festival on Saturday, July 30th. The town will come alive with a number of events and activities that will begin at 7 AM with a breakfast at the United Methodist Church. A Children’s Fun Run will start at 7:30 AM and then a 5K Road Race will be held at 8 AM, both races to be held at the athletic field. A library book sale will be held from 9 AM to 12 PM. There will be several food and craft vendors throughout the day from 9 AM to 9 PM. The big Bicentennial Parade will be held at 9:30 AM. The USPS Bicentennial Cancellation Stamp Booth will be open at 10 AM. The Bicentennial Ceremony and Dedication will be held at 11 AM at the Athletic Field or head to the Gazebo to catch the Sebasticook and HJ Crosby Bands in concert. Elvis will be stopping by the Athletic Field to perform from 11 AM to 1 PM. If you’re hungry, there will be a pie-eating contest at 1 PM at the back of the tennis courts. Tucked inside the orange fenced area will be a pig scramble a 1:30 PM. Taking the stage from 1 to 5 PM will be country band, Cold Blue Steel. The Rubber Duck Race on the river begins at 3 PM. The classic rock act, Out of the Blue will perform from 5 to 9 PM. The day ends at dusk with a fireworks display over the Athletic Field. The Maine Highland Federal Credit Union, Lovell’s Hardware, and Herring Brothers sponsor this event. For more information visit Facebook at Guilford Maine Bicentennial 1816-2016 or visit the Town of Guilford’s website at townofguilford.com/.



WARRIOR PRIDE GOLF CLASSIC
TO BE HELD IN PALMYRA

The Warrior Pride Golf Classic will be held on Saturday, August 6th.
A shotgun start begins at 8 AM and registration begins at 6:30 AM.

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CORINNA BICENTENNIAL
TO OFFER BAKING CONTESTS
The upcoming Corinna Bicentennial Celebration to be held on Saturday, August 13th will be hosting a homemade pie baking and best biscuit baker contests.
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SUMMER FOOD SERVICE PROGRAMS
PROVIDING MEALS TO CHILDREN

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), Food and Nutrition Service sponsors the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) that ensures all low income children continue to receive nutritious meals when school is not in session.
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LIGHTNING LIT UP THE SKY
AT THE FARM TO FARM RACE
The Ladies of the Athens Victory Club’s 5th race in the Farm to Farm
5k race series was held on Tuesday, July 19th.

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6TH ANNUAL MOTORCYCLE TOY RUN
TO BE HELD SATURDAY IN NEWPORT
The public is invited to join in the 6th Annual Motorcycle Toy Run at the Moosehead Trail Campground located on Route 7 at 781 Moosehead Trail, Newport on Saturday, July 30th.
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