Sam Barrett on Dean’s Honor Lists at RPI

Key role on football team, too

Samuel Barrett of East Andover has been named to the Dean’s Honor List at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) for the Fall 2015 semester and for the Spring 2015 semester. The Dean’s Honor List recognizes full-time students who maintain grade-point averages of a minimum of 3.50 out of a possible 4.0 and have no grades below […]

Erin Hanscom Named to Dean’s List at Ithaca College

Erin Hanscom, an Occupational Therapy major, with a minor in Deaf Studies, was named to the Dean’s List in Ithaca College’s School of Health Sciences and Human Performance for the spring 2016 semester. Erin is a 2015 graduate of Proctor Academy and a 2011 graduate of AE/MS.

Heidi St. Jacques is Happy to Have Happy Back

Who took care of Happy for six months?

By Heidi St Jacques, for the Beacon
Heidi St. Jacques is Happy to Have Happy Back

On June 17, I was on the beautiful Rail Trail in East Andover. I had just peddled under the wooden bridge, when I saw her: a white and grey cat that looked just like my cat Happy that had been missing since right before Christmas! Could it be? She was just trotting along the bike path, […]

Frank Haley Honored as Top Fundraiser for 12 Years

His 12-year total is approaching $64,000

By Lauretta Phillips, for the Beacon

Frank Haley, 92, and his wife Ann have been working together to collect money to support the annual Blind Awareness Walk-a-thon for 12 years. Ann drives, and Frank collects the funds to support the programs that the New Hampshire Association for the Blind (NHAB) produce. Frank, being blind himself, decides where they are going and […]

Lida Beaudoin and Ed Barkowski Retire from Proctor Academy

A combined total of 62 years of service

By Scott Allenby, Proctor Academy
Lida Beaudoin and Ed Barkowski Retire from Proctor Academy

Lida Beaudoin: 32 Years of Service Lida Beaudoin joined the Proctor Dining Services team in 1985 before eventually moving to manage the bookstore in 1988. Throughout her entire career, Lida’s impact on the Proctor community transcended her title, as she developed remarkable relationships with the student body through her work. Through her roles as book […]

Emily Irick Wins Scholarship for Her Culinary Studies

Currently working at Tarte Cafe and Bakery

Press release
Emily Irick Wins Scholarship for Her Culinary Studies

The Wilmot Garden Club is proud to announce this year’s winner of its annual Walter Kangas Memorial Scholarship. Emily Irick of Wilmot received the club’s scholarship during an evening celebration on June 6. Emily will be a second year New England Culinary Institute student in October and is presently working for Tarte Café, the popular […]