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Selected Editorials from the Editor

Suns & Shields Christian Inspirational Writings by Rachelle Hamlin

Selected editorials from Dr. Katherine Albrecht, Ed. D.


The Roberts Trap is Sprung

By:  Bill Dunne
One of the most overlooked aspects of the year just ended is the vindication of Chief Justice John Roberts -- a vindication that showed up as the national catastrophe known as ObamaCare got rolling.  Roberts may have also doomed Hillary Clinton's chance to live in the White House again... click here to read whole editorial



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Local News

November 12, 2014 - Fort Fairfield Journal Expands Into Online Television Webcasting

November 12, 2014 - Harvest Market Celebrates 10th Year Anniversary

Sydney Doody, a third grader from Fort Fairfield Elementary School, works on a placemat for the Veterans Day lunch during a 21st Century after school project held at the Fort Fairfield Public Library.  contributed photo


The local Northern Maine Council #1753 and District #2 Knights of Columbus recently held its annual Soccer Challenge. Over 30 Boys and girls and six brother Knights from Fort Fairfield participated in the local competition held on October 10, 2014 which is sponsored each year by the Fort Fairfield Knights of Columbus. The winners from this competition all showed up on November 1, 2014 to compete in the District Challenge.  “The annual event was again a success with the local youth,” said Jim Cerrato, Grand Knight for Council #1753 in Fort Fairfield.  “All had a great time, especially the six brother Knights who helped put on the event.”  Pictured here are the winners.  Front row (from left) Blake Senal (9), Chase Coiley (10), Wyatt Keegan (12), Dawson Watson (13), Kadin Barnes (11).  Back rowYouth Director Tom Towle, District Deputy Gerald Michaud, Sadie Edgecomb (14), Lulu White (10), Camryn Ala (9), Soloman Daigle (14), and State Treasurer Mark Bourgoin. contributed photo


Steve Ouellette (left), President of Frank Martin & Sons, Inc. of Fort Kent presents the TD Bank Golf Tournament “traveling putter” to Francine Stark, the Executive Director of the Hope and Justice Project. Regional Vice President of TD Bank, Michael Kelley (right) took part in the presentation.         NMCC photo



Upcoming Events

November 27, 2014 - The annual Thanksgiving Dinner for community members and senior citizens who are homebound will be held at the Fort Fairfield V.F.W. Home deliveries for seniors and homebound individuals only will begin at 11:30 am.  The meal at the VFW will commence at noon.  Call 472-3800 to sign up.  Sponsored by the Fort Fairfield Rotary Club and other local service Groups.

Maine News

October 2, 2014 - ReEnergy to Reopen Ashland Facility

August 20, 2014 - Mainers Opting Out of Vaccinations at Increasing Rate

August 6, 2014 - Op Ed: Leftists' Cheap Attacks on Governor LePage and Constitutional Researchers

July 23, 2014 - Op Ed: Maine Constitution Coalition Not as Portrayed by Bangor Daily News, Michael Tipping, et al.

National News

November 12, 2014 - Current Ebola Virus Not as Deadly as Purported

October 1, 2014 - FBI Says No One Killed at Sandy Hook

September 17, 2014 - FBI Agent Jailed for Exposing Corruption in CIA, White House

August 20, 2014 - Obama Promotes German General to Chief of Staff of European Command

August 6, 2014 - Northern Border Agent Pulls Gun on Boy Scouts Detained for Taking Photos As Southern Border Collapses

August 6, 2014 - Obamacare Failing As Planned

Recent Stories

October 29, 2014 - Fort Fairfield Sees Increase in Home School Students

October 29, 2014 - Can Fort Fairfield Really Afford Commercial Wind Power?

October 29, 2014 - FFHS Golf Team Competes in State Class C Championship

October 15, 2014 - Public Hearing Held to Discuss Wind Power Moratorium Ordinance

October 15, 2014 - TAMC Conducts "Active Shooter Drill"

October 1, 2014 - Town Takes Immediate Action on Redemption Center Building

September 17, 2014 - Bureau of Labor Fines Fort School System

September 17, 2014 - Local Catholics Making Rosary Beads for Students in Dominican Republic

September 3, 2014 - Commercial Wind Power Was Main Topic of Discussion at Fort Fairfield Town Council Meeting

September 3, 2014 - Doughty's Redemption Center Building to Be Deemed "Dangerous" Structure

August 20, 2014 - Mazzuchelli Retires from Caribou Rec. After 39 Years

August 20, 2014 - Strange Soap-Like Substance Appearing on Maine Roads

August 20, 2014 - The Cubby Fund's July Hero of the Month: 13 Year Old Roger York III from Fort Fairfield



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It is not mandatory for your child to receive potentially dangerous, toxic vaccines in order to attend public school.  Click Here to download an immunization exemption form from the Maine Department of Education

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2014 Maine Potato Blossom Festival Photos

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