January 26, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Commentary

The transformation of Olly Neal

If you want to understand how great teachers transform lives, listen to the story of Olly Neal. More...

Obituaries

Margaret Hinman Jipson

ENFIELD — Margaret " Meg" Hinman Jipson, 86, went home to be with the Lord January 24, 2012, at a Lincoln hospital. More...

World

Reshaped defense budget surfaces

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon is preparing to tighten its belt, but with an election-year battle looming in Congress and on the presidential campaign trail, Defense Secretary Leon Panetta wants to stress the positive: Parts of the budget devot More...

Maine

Ex-NFL star champions concussion bill

AUGUSTA (AP) — Saying the days of winning one for the Gipper are over, Pro Football Hall of Famer Andre Tippett came to Maine’s State House on Wednesday to champion a bill addressing a growing concern from school sport fields to the Natio More...