SCHOOL NEWS
KIDSVILLE PRESCHOOL
Fireman Tim Vashon and Fireman John Rush brought a Newport Firetruck to Kidsville Preschool in Newport during Fire Safety Week. The children demonstrated their knowledge of fire with fire drills, going to their meeting place and stop, drop and roll. Fireman John demonstrated how he would carry a child out of a burning building. Each child received a fire hat and coloring book.

Pictured are: Fireman John Rush, Dana Jo Smith, Mikey Smith, Maeve Rush, Kamryn Ricker, Fireman Tim Vashon, Jake Paradis, Kaylee Paradis and Braden Ricker.
DEXTER REGIONAL HIGH SCHOOL
The Dexter Regional High School Homecoming Court was crowned at the Homecoming Dance on Saturday, October 4th.
The court is (pictured left to right): Seniors: Queen Sarah Vigue, King Valentin Nekrasov, Juniors: Princess Jenna Crane, Prince Zachary Caron, Sophomores: Duchess Hannah Farrar, Duke Zachary White, Freshmen: Lady Kaitlyn Webber, Lord Joshua Simcock.
COLLEGE NEWS
ESSENTIALS OF COLLEGE PLANNING WORKSHOPS
The Maine Educational Opportunity Center will be hosting free workshops entitled Essentials of College Planning for adults nineteen and over at Nokomis Regional High, located at 266 Williams Road in Newport on Monday, November 3rd at 4:30 PM and Tuesday, November 18th at 6 PM. The workshop will also be held at Penquis High Education Center at 50 Mayo Street in Dover-Foxcroft on Thursday, November 6th and Thursday, November 20th at 1:30 PM. Each workshop will last approximately two to three hours.
To register or for more information, call 1-800-281-3703 or visit http://meoc.maine.edu. Pre-registration is required.
ADULT EDUCATION
MSAD #53
Adult Education Basketball will begin on Thursday, September 18th and Monday, September 22nd and will run through Thursday, December 18th. The start time is 7 PM until 9 PM. Adult Education is held on School Street in Pittsfield.