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NOKOMIS REGIONAL HIGH ATHLETES RAISE FUNDS FOR SARAH’S HOUSE

The Nokomis Regional High athletes will be participating in Sarah’s House Fundraising events again this year. Nokomis Regional High girls and boys basketball teams will compete in the following upcoming home games: (Boys) Nokomis Regional High vs Camden Hills at 3:30 PM - Freshmen, 5 PM - Junior Varsity and 6:30 PM - Varsity on Friday, January 19th; (Girls) Nokomis Regional High vs Bangor at 4 PM - Freshmen, 5 PM - Junior Varsity, and 6:30 PM - Varsity on Tuesday, January 23rd; (Boys) Nokomis Regional High vs Gardiner at 4 PM - Freshmen, 5:30 PM - Junior Varsity and 7 PM - Varsity on Thursday, January 25th; and (Girls) Nokomis Regional High vs Erskine at 3:30 PM - Freshmen, 5 PM - Junior Varsity and 6:30 PM - Varsity on Saturday, January 27th. There will be tee-shirts available for sale, 50/50 raffle, a tennis ball toss held at half time for the varsity games and giveaways. The proceeds from those sales will be donated to Sarah’s House, which is the new cancer hospitality house located on 80 plus acres in Holden. This facility offers a home away from home for cancer patients undergoing treatment and their families. These games will be held at Nokomis Regional High at 266 Williams Road in Newport. For more information contact 368-4354.


SEBASTICOOK VALLEY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
TO HOLD ICE FISHING DERBY

The Sebasticook Valley Chamber of Commerce (SVCC) will be holding their 3rd Annual Ice Fishing Derby on Saturday, January 20th from 7 AM to 3 PM on Lake Wassookeag in Dexter, Big Indian Pond in St. Albans and Great Moose Lake in Hartland. There will be a weigh-in station located on each lake. The Boy Scouts will be selling concessions during the derby. Tickets will be $2 each or $10 for 6 and will be available for purchase at the SVCC building at 1589 Main Street in Palmyra, the Sebasticook Valley Federal Credit Union at 505 Somerset Avenue in Pittsfield and at 87 Moosehead Trail in Newport and at Etna Village Variety at 239 Stage Road in Etna. A ticket purchase enters participants into the derby and into a raffle. Some of the raffle prizes will be a complete set of Jack Traps, FishTrax Fish Finder, underwater camera, propane auger, plus more.
Participants that haul in the heaviest Brook Trout, Lake Trout, and Bass will have a chance of winning cash prizes, which include, 1st place - $250, 2nd place - $100, and 3rd place - $50. The winners will be announced back at the SVCC building after the derby, on the Chamber’s website, Facebook Page, and in the Rolling Thunder Express. This event is presented by the Sebasticook Valley Chamber of Commerce and sponsored by Hartley’s. For a complete list of all rules and regulations visit the Chamber’s website at www.ourchamber.org or contact Nicole at (207) 368-4698.



11TH ANNUAL MOOSEHEAD LAKE
TOGUE DERBY COMING SOON

Cash prizes for the biggest three fish. Door prizes that you can win just by entering.

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CHILDREN AND SENIORS BENEFIT
FROM COMMUNITY GIVING TREE
Each year during the holiday season the Newport Cultural Center (NCC) provides giving tree opportunities for children and senior citizens in need in the community.
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 ASSIST DURING A DISASTER
AS RED CROSS VOLUNTEER

Assist people affected by a disaster as a Red Cross volunteer
by helping them prepare for and recover from disasters.
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RESOLUTIONS OF HOPE
Guest column by Stephanie Doore, Program Coordinator
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CARMEL RESIDENTS INVITED TO SIGN-UP
FOR FREE SMOKE ALARMS
The American Red Cross of Maine and the Carmel Fire Department are teaming up
to make town residents safer by installing free smoke alarms in their homes
and teaching them about fire safety.

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