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Athlete of the Week

| September 18, 2014

Jake Drew of Houlton is News Source 8′s athlete of the week.  The senior running back rushed for 319 yards on 14  carries, for an astonishing average of 22.8 yards per carry. He scored four touchdowns to lead the Shires to their first varsity win 44-30 over Washington Academy of East Machias last Saturday. Congratulations to […]

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Sherman Old Home Days Parade

| September 3, 2014

It wouldn’t be Labor Day in Sherman without its annual Old Home Days Parade. These fryers started sizzling early in the morning. Jarice Kelley and her crew makes their special pumpkin donuts every Labor Day for the annual breakfast before the parade. “Our crew gets here about quarter to five in the morning … when it’s time […]

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Discovery Days

| August 28, 2014

Four community organizations are partnering together to create a fun and innovative program for the County’s youth. A crowd gathered at one of the oldest buildings in Presque Isle to discuss a new youth program. Officials say the program will tackle what’s been a national epidemic among kids. “We’re seeing a nationwide trend in childhood […]

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