Marple’s wife, Marianne Marple, said combating climate change was a life goal Tony had taken up well before they met. According to Marianne Marple, Toney Marple believed individuals should feel responsible for their impact on the planet’s environment as much as large corporations. “He believed everyone should get involved and that personal responsibility was just as important,” Marianne Marple said. “I think there is a stillness in nature he enjoyed that was hard to find in people,” Keith Marple said. Since these were unavailable in Maine, Tony and Marianne Marple decided a green burial was the next best thing.
Concluding seven months of renovations, the new owners of The Alna Store are ready for the three-day grand opening weekend, running from Thursday, Dec. 22 through Saturday, Dec. 24. The motivation to purchase The Alna Store came from Ludwig who was born and raised on Sheepscot Road in Newcastle. General store products available at the store will include local products such as fresh produce, cheese, eggs, nature wine, gifts and band aids. Regular hours of operation for The Alna Store will be 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday and 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday and Monday. The Alna Store is located at 2 Dock Road in Alna.3 months ago The Lincoln County News
Collamore was involved in the labor movement during his time at BIW. Collamore noted that society has changed in ways that can make it more difficult for seniors in particular and he sees them struggling. Collamore wants to find ways to highlight how such programs provide confidential, caring, and respectful help by promoting them with community outreach, mailings or public service announcements. Collamore wants to get the word out about places people can turn to and he wants to make it easy to reach out for help. Collamore is endorsed by the Maine branch of the American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations, the Maine State Employees Association, and Planned Parenthood of Maine.5 months ago The Lincoln County News
The game saw Southwest running back Cal Newell rush for a school-record 268 yards on 36 carries. 8 Papillion-La Vista South (6-3) at No. 4 Bellevue West (6-3), 7 p.m.Lincoln Southeast (5-4) at No. The near-1,200-yard rusher has also caught 19 passes for 275 yards and four more scores, and averages 19.6 yards per punt return. His 16 touchdowns are tied for third in the class, and he averages nearly 6.5 yards per rush.5 months ago Lincoln Journal Star
The only other candidate still in the running to succeed Rishi Sunak as prime minister, Penny Mordaunt, suggested she would not give up the contest. With the support of over 140 Tory MPs, Mr. Sunak, the erstwhile chancellor, has a very strong chance of winning. While Penny Mordaunt is “still running” for leader, Mr. Sunak is currently the obvious favorite, according to a source with her campaign. Following Johnson’s withdrawal, Mr. Sunak and Commons leader Penny Mordaunt are the only candidates who have officially entered the race to succeed Liz Truss. Additionally, he acknowledged that his efforts to reach agreements with rival candidates Mr. Sunak and Penny Mordaunt must have failed.5 months ago The Stark County News
Linn County Attorney Burton Harding resigned his position with the county effective the last day of March, 2023, during the commissioners meeting on Monday, Feb. 13. Now there are more deputies working more cases, more city officers working more cases, more judges and two courtrooms. County Counselor Gary Thompson noted the process now is Harding will report his resignation to the Governor’s Office and they then notify the county clerk who notifies the Republican Central Committee. “I take my files home every day,” Harding reiterated. “There is a lot of preparation that goes into each case and it’s a big job.”Commissioner Johnson noted he had asked the question two years ago how the county would afford to budget for this.1 month ago The Linn County News
Aaliyah Samci, director of operations for Indigo Bridge, says it's more than just a book store. "I think Indigo Bridge is going to be a wonderful safe space for a lot of people," Kratville said. "I'm excited to see the direction that Indigo Bridge takes, I know the people who work here and they put their whole hearts into it." "The books we sell here are all relatively new, especially because we do sell books from under-represented communities. Representation is important to Samci, and she wants the customers and community of Indigo Bridge to have a space where they feel welcome.5 months ago Lincoln Journal Star
Fred Hoiberg knows it won’t be easy against a Tom Izzo-led team and a balanced Michigan State lineup. However, if Nebraska wants to be a factor in the Big Ten, it has to find success away from home. We played at St. John’s, we played at Creighton, we essentially played at Kansas State in an away building, so we’ve had experience. “With Malik Hall back in the lineup they’re a completely different team,” Hoiberg said. All while holding the Hawkeyes — who came in averaging 83.8 points per game — to 50 points and a 26% shooting clip.2 months ago Lincoln Journal Star