ow did remote little Rangeley — nearly an hour’s drive from the nearest college, supermarket, or hospital, all in Farmington — beat out every contender in four rounds of voting to take top honors in our Maine Madness tournament? “I hear it all the time while showing real estate,” says John Nichols, a broker at western Maine’s Morton & Furbish Agency. Our communities are safe, and we have a great school.
Also, our outdoor recreational opportunities are the best in the state, if not New England — my wife and I came in 1977 for the fishing, hunting, and skiing.
Rangeley and its surrounding townships are crawling with registered guides, a legacy dating back to Cornilia “Fly Rod” Crosby, who left a banking job to work in a Rangeley hotel in the 1870s.
Crosby became a famous outdoor writer, an evangelist for western Maine’s trout streams, and, in 1897, the first licensed Maine Guide.
BANGOR, Maine — The sound of two hands clapping shattered the silence in the courtroom Friday afternoon a moment after the jury foreman, in a barely audible voice, twice said “guilty.” David Cable of Alton, the father of 15-year-old murder victim Nichole Cable, clapped two times before a judicial marshal quietly shook his hand in congratulations.
Other family members and friends cried and hugged each other.
Because he's had some highs that border on historic, I can tell you that."But Garth Brooks' biggest moment at Wednesday's CMA Awards came at the end of the show, when the country superstar won the night's top prize: Entertainer of the Year.
I bought new pjs, a robe and slippers and had eyelash extensions!! Preparing for anything in life is important and just makes you feel ready!!
I chose faith not fear and anytime I was scared I would pray!
The 50th annual CMA awards brought a night of surprising wins, spoiled surprise performances, tributes and teary speeches. Beyoncé and The Dixie Chicks didn't need an introduction at Wednesday night's CMA Awards — so they didn't get one.
The surprise guests suddenly appeared after a commercial break on Wednesday's show, and soon the crowd was on their feet as the quartet kicked into Beyoncé's country-leaning tune ."Good job, Bey!