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Archive - Oct 23, 2013

For a marine’s memory: Family mourns Lance Cpl. Thomas Shipp on anniversary of deadly Beirut bombing

October 23, 2013

LINCOLN -- Wednesday was a day of mixed feelings for Russell E. Shipp, 51, of Pleasant Street. It was a day to remember the loss of his brother, Lance Cpl. Thomas A. Shipp, a Woonsocket native, in the terrorist attack on a U.S. Marine barracks in Beirut, Lebanon, 30 years ago to the day. Oct. 23 is also the day Shipp’s son Travis, now 24, was born in 1989.

Lincoln students learn importance of syncing both body and mind

October 23, 2013

LINCOLN – As a former high school and college athlete, Mike Bedrossian knows what it takes to prepare for games, especially those critical to his teams' success.

He did time and again at Seekonk High, as well as the Community College of Rhode Island and Rhode Island College, where he starred in basketball and baseball.

Muriel E. Ledoux

October 23, 2013

Muriel E. Ledoux

Brother Claude L. Martin, S.C.

October 23, 2013

Brother Claude L. Martin, S.C.
May 31, 1929 - October 18, 2013

PASCOAG - Brother Claude Martin, S.C., 84, ne Jean Claude Lionel, of the Brothers of the Sacred Heart Provincial House, Pascoag, RI, died October 18, 2013 at Bayberry Commons Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Pascoag, RI. Born in Berlin, NH, he was the son of the late Osias and Bertha (Blanchette) Martin.

Robert T. Walsh

October 23, 2013

Robert T. Walsh
October 27, 1932 - September 20, 2013

WOONSOCKET – Once again, WOON (1240 AM) is staking a claim to become the premier on-air...
The first cross-country meet of the high school season takes place on Saturday, Sept. 5 when...
When it comes to the weight events in high school track and field, particularly the hammer and...
NORTH SMITHFIELD — Patriots fans around the Blackstone Valley were celebrating on Thursday after Tom Brady...
BELLINGHAM – After more than a year of construction, the new $6.5 million Bellingham Police Station will be...
WOONSOCKET — Fifty kindergarteners shared high-fives with political advocates for school choice as the Blackstone...

 

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