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New Sharon man arrested on charge of unlawful sexual contact(0)

February 28, 2020

NEW SHARON – A local man was arrested earlier this week, following a Franklin County Sheriff’s Office investigation that began with a Department of Health and Human Services referral. Christopher Hills-Pettitt, 40 of New Sharon, was arrested Wednesday on one charge of unlawful sexual contact, a Class C felony. The charge relates to accusations of […]

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Franklin County Sheriff’s Office weekly report for Feb. 21-28

The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office weekly report for Feb. 21 through Feb. 28, 2020. All persons charged are innocent until proven guilty. 02/21/2020 – 0936hrs, Deputy Morgan summonsed Logan Emery (27) of Jay for Criminal Mischief for damaging a camera in his cell area while incarcerated at the jail. 02/22/2020 – 0955hrs, Deputy Morgan responded […]

Crash sends Phillips man to hospital

STRONG – A Phillips man was injured in a two-vehicle crash on Route 4 Thursday morning. According to information provided by Sheriff Scott Nichols, dispatchers received a call about the crash at 10:04 a.m. in Strong. Sgt. Matthew Brann responded for the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office. A 2014 Ford Focus operated by Brian Carlton, 28 […]

Cancellations for Feb. 27: Schools closed, delayed

Here is a listing of cancellations and postponements due today’s winter storm. To add your event to our listing, email us at No school today, Feb. 27, in RSU 9 (Chesterville, Farmington, Industry, New Sharon, New Vineyard, Starks, Temple, Vienna, Wilton, Weld). No school today, Feb. 27, in MSAD 58 (Avon, Kingfield, Phillips, Strong). […]

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