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Tilson Retires as Sagadahoc County Health Officer. Marla Davis named to Post.

Tilson Retires as Sagadahoc County Health Officer. Marla Davis named to Post.

BATH, Maine – At the Sagadahoc County Board of Commissioners annual review of the Board of Health the Commissioners accepted, with strong commendation, the Annual Report of the Board of Health for 2012 and Plan of Work for 2013. At the same session, the Board of Commissioners accepted the decision of Sagadahoc County Health Officer Hugh Tilson to retire from his role, and the nomination of Marla Davis, the County’s first Board of Health Chair, to be the new Sagadahoc County Health Officer, effective immediately. In his announcement of his intent to retire as Sagadahoc County Health Officer, Tilson referred to the Annual Report as ample evidence that the Board of Health and public health in general in Sagadahoc County are in the right position to make this leadership change now. “The decision to step down as Sagadahoc County Health Officer might have been a very difficult one for me.

Bikers "Ride For Kids' Sake"

Motorcycle riders and Clubs from several parts of the state will all come together to “Ride For Kids’ Sake” this Sunday, June 23 to benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of Mid-Maine.  Event organizer Jim Batty of the Steel Brethren Motorcycle Club says there will be two or three major groups of bikers that will organize in different areas of the state before eventually converging on the Steel Brethren clubhouse at 1097 Western Rd. in Warren by 2:30 pm.  There the bikers will find entertainment, food, and raffles for door prizes donated by local businesses.   

One group of Knox County bikers will start at the Time Out Pub in Rockland, with registration starting at 10:30 and kick stands up at noon.  This group will then head to VIP Parts Tires & Service at 25 Starrett Drive in Belfast to arrive by 1:00, before heading on to the 10/4 Store in Montville (804 Acadia Highway), then traveling the final leg on to the clubhouse in Warren.

GREAND OPENING FALMOUTH HERITAGE MUSEUM - SATURDAY, JUNE 22

GREAND OPENING FALMOUTH HERITAGE MUSEUM - SATURDAY, JUNE 22