Boys and Girls State

Six members of the class of 2017 at Old Rochester Regional High School will be attending the Boys/Girls State Convention sponsored by the American Legion’s Florence Eastman Post 280, June 17-23, 2017 at Stonehill College in North Easton, MA. Lawrence DiCara, Esquire, will be sponsoring Evan Costa in memory of George S. White, Rachel Demmer […] Read more »

Tabor Academy Commencement

On May 29, Tabor Academy celebrated its 139th Commencement Exercises. Tabor welcomed the former director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Robert S. Mueller III, as their commencement speaker and a member of the Tabor community. Gathered on Tabor’s waterfront campus, 133 students, hailing from across the United States and ten foreign nations, received […] Read more »

Academic Achievements

Abby Robinson of Rochester graduated from the University of New Hampshire during the commencement ceremony held Saturday, May 20, on the Durham, NH campus. He/she earned a BA degree in Communication. Brenna Maloney, of Marion, majoring in public health, has made the President’s List at Coastal Carolina University for the spring 2017 semester. To qualify […] Read more »

Mariner Youth Soccer Scholarship Applications

The Mariner Youth Soccer Association, which has provided soccer instruction, skills clinics and both recreational and competitive soccer opportunities to children ages 4-18 in the communities of Fairhaven, Mattapoisett, Marion, Rochester and Acushnet for over 25 years, is pleased to announce that it will be offering four $500 scholarships to Mariner Youth Soccer Alumni this […] Read more »

Academic Achievements

The following Tri-Town residents were among 1,319 students from Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) named to the university’s Dean’s List for academic excellence for the spring 2017 semester: – Nicole Mattson of Marion is a member of the class of 2020 majoring in biomedical engineering. – Alex Tavares of Marion is a member of the class […] Read more »

Elks Student of the Month

The Elks of Wareham Lodge No. 1548 sponsors the Elks Student of the Month and Student of the Year Awards for students enrolled in local area high schools. The criteria used in nominating a student includes a student who excels in scholarship, citizenship, performing arts, fine arts, hobbies, athletics, church, school and community service, industry […] Read more »

School’s Out for ORR Seniors

Last week, the Class of 2017 attended their final classes of their high school career. Finally reaching the home stretch, their week-long sendoff was filled with fun and memorable activities to help them reflect on approaching the end of their four years at Old Rochester Regional. The beginning of the end kicked off with the […] Read more »

Tabor Academy Commencement

Tabor Academy will welcome thirty new student members into its Cum Laude ranks at the school’s Commencement Services on Monday, May 29. Founded in 1906, the Cum Laude Society is dedicated to honoring scholastic achievement in secondary schools. Modeled after the Phi Beta Kappa of colleges, the society grants a limited number of memberships to […] Read more »

Albright Wins State Educator’s Award

Tabor Academy is proud to announce that Jennifer Albright, science faculty, has won a prestigious Secretary’s Award in Energy and Environmental Education Excellence (First Honors) given by the Massachusetts Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs. Albright received the award in person at The Massachusetts State House on May 8, 2017. The Award in Energy […] Read more »

Tabor Hosts ISTA Championships

On Saturday, May 13, the Tabor Academy campus was overrun with athletes, parents, and fans as Tabor hosted the 34th annual Independent School Track Association (ISTA) Championship Track & Field Meet. The championship brought athletes from 12 independent schools across New England to Tabor. With a number of individual victories and personal-record finishes on both […] Read more »