PSHS student honored for presentation on homelessness

Plymouth South High School marketing student Alec Medeiros received a Certificate of Excellence for his Public Relations project with his campaign, “Ending the Stigma (Against Homelessness)” at the  DECA’s International Career Development Conference, held April 25 to 30,  in Anaheim, California. The team of Brianna Johnson, Nicole Mullally, and Allysia Tavekelian competed in the School Based Enterprises-Food Operations category with their presentation of The House (school store) and its promotions of cold brew coffee. Continue Reading →

Plymouth police log and arrests for May 19 to May 22, 2017

May 19

11:27 a.m. Liquor law violation on Taylor Avenue
Alden Street man, 19, arrested for being a person under 21 in possession of liquor.
11:34 a.m. Motor vehicle accident on Long Pond Road
12:06 p.m.  Liquor law violation on Taylor Avenue
Sandra Way woman, 18, arrested for being a person under 21 in possession of liquor.
1:41 p.m. Suspicious activity on Beaver Dam Road
2:19 p.m. Liquor law violation on Taylor Avenue
6:49 p.m. General disturbance on Taylor Avenue
6:52 p.m. Suspicious activity on Manomet Avenue

May 20

12:04 a.m. Noise complaint on Bartlett Road
9:52 a.m. Computer crimes on Long Pond Road
11:03 a.m. Annoying phone calls on Brook Road
Brook Road man, 40, arrested on a warrant for possessing ammunition without a FID card.
6:16 p.m. Vandalism on Tide View Path
7:52 p.m. Traffic complaint on State Road
Thomas O’Toole, 33, arrested for marked lanes violation, OUI and possession of a class B substance.
7:48 p.m. Animal complaint on Asiaf Way
9:13 p.m. Liquor law violation on Taylor Avenue
Taunton man,  18, arrested for being a person under 21 in possession of liquor.
9:26 p.m. Suspicious activity on Blue Heron Drive

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Police make OUI arrest near the funeral home

Police arrested a Goelette Drive man for allegedly driving drunk on State Road, Saturday night.

According to Captain John Rogers, police got a call reporting someone driving erratically as they headed south on State Road around 7:20 p.m. Police eventually stopped the driver, Thomas O’Toole, 33, near the Davis Funeral Home.

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Multiple booze busts at White Horse Beach

The combination of Senior Skip Day and the generally nice weather led to several arrests for underage drinking on White Horse Beach over the weekend.

An Alden Street man, 19, was arrested Friday morning after being seen with a can of Four Loco in full view of a uniformed officer patrolling the beach, Captain John Rogers said. Half an hour later, an 18-year-old Sandra Way woman was arrested for having a bottle in Mike’s Hard Lemonade. Later that afternoon, a 16-year-old from Taunton was arrested for possessing a can of Bud Light.

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Two incumbent Town Meeting Members voted out in Manomet

Manomet and Pinehills residents will see a few, just a few,  new faces at Town Meeting this fall.

Precinct 6 voted out incumbent Paul Francis in favor of Cheryl Fischer, while incumbents Charlotte Collins and Megan Collins-Dempster were re-elected. Colleen Coughlin ran unopposed for a two-year seat.

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