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Vernon McNeil, 74

Vernon McNeil, 74, passed away in his sleep at home on Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. He was born July 4, 1943 to George and Mildred (Gatzke) McNeil in Dighton, MA. Vernon enlisted in the Air Force at age 21, served for 6 years, and spent much of that time ...

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Date: Feb 11, 2018


Bond bill includes Bristol Aggie, First Baptist Church projects

BOSTON – The Massachusetts Senate voted to authorize up to $3.65 billion ... provide $30 million for the renovation and construction of Bristol Aggie in Dighton and $12 million for repairs to superior court in Taunton. “These long-term capital ...

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Date: Feb 08, 2018


Bird sightings

Recent bird sightings as reported to the Massachusetts Audubon Society ... Canada geese on the fields adjacent to the Bristol County Agricultural High School in Dighton, and five greater white-fronted geese at Sconticut Neck in Fairhaven.

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Date: Feb 10, 2018


Bristol Aggie improvement project receives near unanimous approval

DIGHTON — In a near-unanimous vote Thursday night ... The commission has said that the Massachusetts School Building Authority has agreed to pay for $50.5 million with the balance of $53.2 million falling to the 20 towns and cities that constitute ...

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Date: Feb 08, 2018


ROBERT E. OLDRO

OLDRO, Robert E. Of Waltham, February 11, 2018. Husband of Joan F. (Couture) Shaughnessy. Father of Mark E. Odlro of Dighton, Robert E. Oldro, III of Taunton, John C. Oldro, Debbie A. Sylvia, both of Middleboro and Michael S. Oldro and Tammy Oldro ...

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Date: Feb 12, 2018


Vikings playing their best hockey of season

Last week they posted back-to-back wins for the first time this season, rolling over Apponequet/Bishop Connolly 8-2 and Dighton-Rehoboth/Seekonk 6-1, while also losing a tight 3-2 game to Greater New Bedford Voke. “It’s the best stretch we’ve had all ...

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Date: Feb 17, 2018


Dighton, Mass. Development, The Pines, opens new sales office 16 Silvia Way

Stonebridge Homes, a builder/developer based in South Easton, Mass., recently announced the opening of a new sales office at The Pines, a 33-lot subdivision in Dighton, MA. Located at 16 Silvia Way (GPS 1410 Pine Street, Dighton, MA), new sales office ...

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Date: Mar 08, 2016


300 YEARS AGO: Dighton celebrates tricentennial

In connection with Dighton’s 300th anniversary, Jan. 4, 2012, was officially declared Dighton Day in a proclamation from Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick, and several Tri-Centennial events have already occurred — including a colonial clothing ...

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Date: Jan 21, 2012


Dighton, MA (02715) 10 Day Weather

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Date: Feb 12, 2018


Dighton officials say YouTube will boost transparency

At 7 p.m., the annual Town Meeting begins. Fifty-seven articles comprise this year’s warrant. Both warrants are posted on the town’s website, www.dighton-ma.gov, under the “News and Announcements” category.

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Date: Jun 01, 2016


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Date: Feb 21, 2018


Senior happenings for Week of Feb. 18 - Wicked Local Somerville

Senior happenings for Week of Feb. 18Wicked Local SomervilleDighton Council on Aging is located at 300 Lincoln Ave., North Dighton. For information, call 508-823-0095; fax 508-824-8148; visit dighton-ma.gov. Heating cost help is available. Those who qualify for Fuel Assistance may also apply for the ...

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Date: Feb 18, 2018


Massachusetts toddler hurt in Voodoo ritual - Wicked Local Dighton

Massachusetts toddler hurt in Voodoo ritualWicked Local DightonBROCKTON, Mass. — Two East Bridgewater women tied up, burned and disfigured a 5-year-old Randolph girl to rid her of a demon that was making her misbehave, according to East Bridgewater police. The women, who are facing multiple assault charges, also ...and more »

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Date: Feb 02, 2018


SENIOR Q&A: We all grieve differently - Wicked Local Dighton

Wicked Local DightonSENIOR Q&A: We all grieve differentlyWicked Local DightonQ: I lost my mother one year ago and I was doing okay until the one-year anniversary. Now I feel I have stepped back to the few days before her death, the day she died, and the feelings after her funeral. I understand it is the one year anniversary of ...and more »

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Date: Feb 14, 2018


Washington Street fire displaces dozen residents - Wicked Local Dighton

Wicked Local DightonWashington Street fire displaces dozen residentsWicked Local DightonCommunities. WickedLocal Fall River · WickedLocal North Attleborough · WickedLocal Rehoboth · WickedLocal Somerset. © Copyright 2006-2018 GateHouse Media, LLC. All rights reserved • GateHouse News. Original content available for non-commercial use ...and more »

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Date: Feb 03, 2018


Vernon McNeil, 74 - The Sun Chronicle

The Sun ChronicleVernon McNeil, 74The Sun ChronicleVernon McNeil, 74, passed away in his sleep at home on Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. He was born July 4, 1943 to George and Mildred (Gatzke) McNeil in Dighton, MA. Vernon enlisted in the Air Force at age 21, served for 6 years, and spent much of that time ...

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Date: Feb 11, 2018


Music: Wood Brothers speak the 'Truth' - Wicked Local Dighton

Music: Wood Brothers speak the 'Truth'Wicked Local DightonCommunities. WickedLocal Fall River · WickedLocal North Attleborough · WickedLocal Rehoboth · WickedLocal Somerset. © Copyright 2006-2018 GateHouse Media, LLC. All rights reserved • GateHouse Entertainment. Original content available for non-commercial ...and more »

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Date: Feb 01, 2018


WHAT'S UP DOC? Sexual abuse - Wicked Local Dighton

WHAT'S UP DOC? Sexual abuseWicked Local DightonQ: With all the recent press about the sexual abuse by the Olympics' gymnastics doctor, and the #MeToo movement reacting to all the high-profile cases with celebrities and well-known men in powerful positions, is this becoming a bigger medical issue? A ...and more »

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Date: Feb 06, 2018


Wareham/Carver Vikings beat Dighton-Rehoboth 6-2 - Wareham Week

Wareham/Carver Vikings beat Dighton-Rehoboth 6-2Wareham WeekThe Wareham/Carver Vikings hockey team got back in the win column on Jan. 17 with a 6-2 win over Dighton Rehoboth/Seekonk. The Vikings jumped on the board early, when eighth grader Jackson Sylvester found a loose puck in front of the net, and tapped it ...

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Date: Jan 22, 2018


Stafford: A family kind of Christmas - Wicked Local Dighton

Wicked Local DightonStafford: A family kind of ChristmasWicked Local DightonMy brother-in-law and his forever fiancé planted a stake in the ground and announced that because they had been away so much in the fall, they were staying put for Christmas. Any of us who wished to join them were welcome, and they would find us a ...and more »

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Date: Jan 28, 2018


Roberts: Can the center hold? - Wicked Local Dighton

Roberts: Can the center hold?Wicked Local DightonThat's the most intriguing question to emerge from the partisan standoff that closed the federal government for three days. Two dozen moderates from both parties brokered a deal with two parts: Democrats voted to resume government funding, and ...and more »

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Date: Jan 29, 2018