Thursday Nov 14
Franklin taps retired administrator to lead schools
William Compton, who was most recently superintendent in Barnstead, met with school officials Thursday in preparation for his term as interim superintendent for the SAU 18 school district, according to School Board Chair Kathleen Russo.
Center for Family Business at UNH helps when business is a family matter
Family businesses make up 85 to 90 percent of business in the country, and the center's director, Barbara Draper, said the need for succession planning and transitioning assistance was identified nationally around 1993.
Man who fell 25 feet at dam in Pittsfield found 7 hours later
Acting Fire Chief Nicholas Abell said the man, a resident of Barnstead believed to be in his mid-30s, told first responders he was taking a picture at the dam when he dropped his phone about 8 p.m. He was climbing down to try to retrieve it when he slipped and fell 25 to 30 feet to a rocky ledge.
Fire destroys Pittsfield mobile home
A fire destroyed a mobile home late Friday, according to a news release from the Pittsfield Fire Department.
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N.H. High Court To Hear Texting While Driving Case
New Hampshire's Supreme Court will decide whether reading a text message while driving is a crime, even though it's not barred by law.