Education

  • HCTC Brings Home 14 Medals from SkillsUSA Competition

    ELLSWORTH — Hancock County Technical Center students came home with 14 medals after attending a statewide skills and leadership competition in Bangor March 12 and 13. Thirty-seven students attended the SkillsUSA Leadership and Championship Convention. Awards for each medalist ranged from $2,000 to $5,000. There were 600 competitors overall. SkillsUSA is a national nonprofit organization

  • County Cheering Champs

    BANGOR — Three Hancock County cheering squads placed first and two more were runners-up at the recent State Elementary and Junior High Cheering Invitational at the Bangor Auditorium.
  • County Cheering Champs

    BANGOR — Three Hancock County cheering squads placed first and two more were runners-up at the recent State Elementary and Junior High Cheering Invitational at the Bangor Auditorium.
  • County Cheering Champs

    BANGOR — Three Hancock County cheering squads placed first and two more were runners-up at the recent State Elementary and Junior High Cheering Invitational at the Bangor Auditorium. In the Superstars 3 Division, the Lamoine Lions took top honors — for the ninth consecutive year. A squad from the Beech Hill School in Otis placed

  • Spring sports

    BAR HARBOR — The spring sports informational meeting for Mount Desert Island High School will be held on Tuesday, March 24, in the high school gymnasium beginning at 6 p.m. At least one adult member of the family must attend the meeting if a child is planning on participating in baseball, softball, track, tennis or

  • College Planning Workshops Set

    ELLSWORTH — The Maine Educational Opportunity Center will be hosting free workshops titled “Essentials of College Planning” at the Hancock County Higher Education Center, 248 State St. in Ellsworth, on the following dates:

  • Student Notes

    For the third consecutive semester, Nicole Bowden of Surry has been named to the dean’s list/high honors at Nichols College in Dudley, Mass. A 2007 graduate of Ellsworth High School, she is majoring in marketing/advertising. She is the daughter of David and Denise Bowden.

  • Student Notes

    For the third consecutive semester, Nicole Bowden of Surry has been named to the dean’s list/high honors at Nichols College in Dudley, Mass. A 2007 graduate of Ellsworth High School, she is majoring in marketing/advertising. She is the daughter of David and Denise Bowden.