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Winter storm warning until 7 a.m. Sunday

WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST SUNDAY… * WHAT…Heavy snow expected. Plan on difficult travel
conditions. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 7 inches are
expected. * WHERE…Portions of northern Connecticut, central, eastern,
southeastern and western Massachusetts and all of Rhode Island
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OBITUARY: Sandra Walsh, 76, loved playing tennis, attending book club and sharing happy times

Sandra Walsh,  76 ,of Plymouth died peacefully Wednesday February 7, 2018 surrounded by her adoring family and caring team from Dana Farber Cancer Institute. For the past year Sandy has waged a fierce battle of will and determination against leukemia. Read more at Tributes.com. Continue Reading →

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Plymouth police log for February 13 and February 14, 2018

February 13
8:00 a.m. Vandalism on Jordan Road
Caller reports damage to a wellhead. She has reportedly suffered numerous incidents of minor vandalism. February 14
12:07 a.m. Motor vehicle accident on Route 3
10:15 a.m. Harassment on West Ridge Trail
3:38 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on Long Pond Road
3:53 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on Tide View Path
5:02 p.m. Suspicious activity on Jordan Road
Women who reported vandalism the day before now reports phone wires have been cut. Continue Reading →

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THE PATRIOT LEDGER: Pilgrim reveals flaw in past emergency system testing

Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station operators recently discovered that their procedure for testing an emergency system used to contain radiation violated federal regulations and could have left the public unprotected if a radiological release had occurred while the test was being done. In a letter sent to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission in late January, officials from Entergy Corp., Pilgrim’s owner and operator, said the flaw was discovered Nov. 26 as workers prepared to test the standby gas treatment system. Read more at The Patriot Ledger. Continue Reading →

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OBITUARY: Robert Woodyard, 65, avid sports fan and lover of nature, enjoyed cooking

Robert J. Woodyard of Plymouth, 65, died Saturday, February 10, 2018, at Hope Health, McCarthy Care Center, in Sandwich. He was the husband of Kathy (Hixenbaugh) Woodyard, and was the son of the late Alvin and Ursula (Gilcoine) Woodyard. Read more at Tributes.com. Continue Reading →

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Plymouth police log and arrests for February 12, 2018

9:59 a.m. Vandalism on Great Island
Broken walkway lights at Overlook Clubhouse. 10:51 a.m. Suspicious activity on Presidents Lane
2:01 p.m. Larceny on Beaver Dam Road
Seismograph reportedly stolen from Pinehills wastewater treatment plant. 9:45 p.m. Noise complaint on Patriot Circle
10:27 p.m. Noise complaint on Patriot Circle
Arrests
Cliff Thomas, 36, arrested at Algonquin Heights on charges of malicous destruction of property over $250, Three counts of kidnapping, three counts of assault with a dangerous weapon, and two counts of assault and battery. Continue Reading →

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OBITUARY: Thomas Miller, 92, civil engineer, strong believer in the power of education and a supporter of the environment

Thomas Moreland Miller, 92, most recently of Plymouth, passed away peacefully surrounded by his children and grandchildren on February 4 2018. He was greatly loved and will be sorely missed by family and friends. Read more at Tributes.com. Continue Reading →

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January Freshmen of the Month at Plymouth South High School

Reagan Callahan, Micheala Pomroy and Victoria Travniko were named Freshman Academy Students of the Month at Plymouth South High School for January 2018. They were nominated by their team teachers and each one received a t-shirt and a certificate for a treat from Culinary. Continue Reading →

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Plymouth police log and arrests for February 9 to February 11, 2018

February 9
1:24 p.m. Suspicious activity on Long Pond Road
2:49 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on Long Pond Road
10:05 p.m. Noise complaint on Patriot Circle
10:22 p.m. Larceny on Patriot Circle
Pattianne Suleski, 58, of Patriot Circle, arrested for receiving stolen property over $250 and using a motor vehicle without authorization. February 10
11:15 a.m. Motor vehicle accident on State Road
3:26 p.m. Motorcycle/ATV complaint on Beaver Dam Road

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On the Agenda for the week of February 12, 2018

On the Agenda features items at town committee and board meetings of interest to the Manomet, Pinehills and South Plymouth neighborhoods. REMINDER: TOWN HALL HAS MOVED. IT IS NOW LOCATED AT 26 COURT STREET. Tuesday, February 13
Plymouth South Middle School Council, 5 p.m. at PSMS

Energy Committee, 5:30 p.m. at Town Hall (Cranberry Room)

 New Business:Atlantic Link
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Plymouth police log for February 7 and February 8, 2018

February 7
9:30 a.m. Larceny on Blue Heron Drive
9:01 p.m. Fraud on Highland Terrace
February 8
1:06 p.m. Suspicious activity on Fresh Pond Circle
2:08 p.m. General disturbance on Fuller Drive
3:14 p.m. General disturbance on State Road
4:41 p.m. Suspicious activity on Manomet Avenue Continue Reading →

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Dan Gilbert named Plymouth South High School Male Athlete of the Week

Senior captain Dan Gilbert went 4-0 for the week and is 18-7 on the season. He won a huge match against Catholic Memorial when he upset a sectional finalist to help Plymouth South Wrestling come from behind to win the dual meet.  Dan has been terrific all year on and off the mat. Continue Reading →

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Dance team captains named PSHS Female Athletes of the Week

Jadyn Roper, Samantha Smith, and Sarah Leary have dedicated their time to Plymouth South Dance Team for the past four years of high school. As captains in their senior year of high school they have demonstrated strength and perseverance making them great leaders and role models for others on the team. During the fall season they lead the team to third place at the New England Cheer and Dance Competition and this past weekend they have made dance team history by taking first place during a competition at Emmanuel College. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Plymouth police log and arrests for February 5 and February 6, 2018

February 5
2:44 p.m. Larceny on State Road
4:35 p.m. Fraud on Manomet Point Road
February 6
6:26 a.m.  Warrant arrest on Clifford Road
Thomas Jane, 53, of Clifford Road arrested on a probation warrant for OUI (3rd arrest). 10:07 a.m. Suspicious activity on Jordan Road
2:49 p.m. Suspicious activity on Jordan Road
3:13 p.m. Suspicious activity on Long Pond Road Continue Reading →

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Plymouth police log and arrests for February 1 to February 4, 2018

February 1
7:15 a.m. Larceny on Avalon Way
2:53 p.m. Fraud on Woodland Avenue
5:31 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on Route 3
February 2
7:59 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on Route 3
9:26 p.m. General disturbance on Winthrop Road
9:59 p.m. Suspicious activity on Barswallow

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On the Agenda for the week of February 4, 2018

On the Agenda features items at town committee and board meetings of interest to the Manomet, Pinehills and South Plymouth neighborhoods. REMINDER: TOWN HALL HAS MOVED. IT IS NOW LOCATED AT 26 COURT STREET. Thursday, February 8
Building Committee, 6:30 pm. at Town Hall

6:45 PM Plymouth South High School
7:20 PM Other Project Updates: White Horse Beach Bathhouse
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Shanlea Kernen named to URI Dean’s List

Shanlea Kernen has been named to the University of Rhode Island’s fall 2017 Dean’s List. To be included on the Dean’s List, students must have completed 12 or more credits during a semester for letter grades with at least a 3.30 quality point average. Part-time students qualify with the accumulation of 12 credits with a 3.30 quality point average. Continue Reading →

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