Becky Hapgood, China's town clerk, is this year's Maine Town Clerk of the Year. Becky was one of the first people I met when I moved to China and I knew from our first encounter that this was a lady I would grow to love. And I have. She's always smiling (ok, most always), always jovial and ALWAYS helpful. And clearly very good at what she does and has been doing for 20 years!
In a terrific ceremony this afternoon, I got to see my grandson, Evan, get the Student of the Month Award at Windsor School. I am very impressed with the reputation of this school. The caring and nurturing of the kids was evident from the moment the principal, Maggie Allen, began speaking.
I can't even begin to tell you what an honor it was to emcee this event that saw my friend and business partner, Roger Pomerleau, receive the much deserved award (Augusta Area Citizen Award) from The Pine Tree Council of the Boy Scouts. During the course of the evening, donation cards were handed out to those in attendance so they could make a donation to the scouts if they felt so led. Well, the
On Sunday, Cony High's quarterback, Ben Lucas became the first Cony player to win the James J. Fitzpatrick Trophy. Thank you to former Gardiner football coach, Rob Munzing and Munzing Media for allowing us to edit the footage of the presentation.