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Our Town Publishing Home of Local Town Pages Expands To New Location

Will Focus on Being Small Business Specialists

Our Town Publishing is excited to announce its new location in Gould’s Plaza at 74 Main Street in Medway. The new site will enable Our Town Publishing to open its commercial printing to the public. “It has been a long time since I had a retail location,” said owner Charles Tashjian.

KP Girls Hockey Makes School History

The King Philip girls’ ice hockey team recorded the best record in school history by going 17-0-3 during the regular season playing in South Eastern Massachusetts Girls Hockey League (SEMGHL). Under the guidance of head Coach Paul Lyons, the Warriors not only captured the North East Division Championship but was also the only team in the SEMGHL to go undefeated.
Unfortunately, after being named the number one seed in the MIAA Division 2 Tournament, KP fell to Winchester in the first round 4-1.

Town Clerk Looks Back as Race Heats Up

Elections are quickly approaching for Wrentham, and with them will come a new Town Clerk. After twenty years on the job, Carol Mollica retired at the end of January and certainly left big shoes to fill. Her career has been filled with challenges and changes for the town and she has served on numerous committees, including the Town Hall Building committee, responsible for creating the beautiful Town Hall standing now.

Happy Feat Keeps Dancing

The 6th annual Happy Feat Fundraiser, a popular night-out for local women, will be held on Saturday, May 2 at Lake Pearl Luciano’s in Wrentham from 7 p.m. to midnight.
According to founder Eileen Stetter, the event has succeeded beyond her wildest dreams. Stetter recently discussed the impetus for the event and shared her thoughts on its future.

TOPSoccer Takes Kids From the Sidelines to the Field

If you visit the KP Middle School fields on Sunday mornings, you may be surprised by the activity you see. Kids in wheelchairs, kids chasing balls pell-mell, kids blowing bubbles…it looks like chaos but it’s actually a very special program in the area. It’s The Outreach Program for Soccer, or TOPSoccer.
TOPSoccer was developed for children with physical and/or mental disabilities, and furthers the goals of US Youth Soccer to foster the physical, mental and emotional growth of children through the sport of soccer at all levels.

KP Boys Basketball on the Rise

In his first year as the boys’ basketball coach at Bishop Connolly High School, Matt Coute was able to lead the Cougars to the Mayflower League Championship. Two years later in 2013, Coute’s Cougars hoisted the Division 4 State Championship banner after going 21-6 and then repeated as the South Sectional Champion 2014 with a 23-4 record. After much success in such a short period of time at the Fall River school, Coute made his way to Wrentham, taking over the King Philip basketball program.

Five Norfolk Youths Earn Eagle Scout Award

By Grace Allen

On January 17, five Norfolk boys were recognized for achieving the rank of Eagle Scout, the highest award conferred by the Boy Scouts of America. At a ceremony attended by families, friends, and local dignitaries, the boys were honored for their commitment and service to their communities and Scouting.
The ceremony, known as the Eagle Scout Court of Honor, was held at King Philip Middle School and recognized the following boys from Norfolk Troop 80: Devin Burns, John Gage, Ben Grant, Peter Hogan, and Stephen McKinney. Norfolk Scoutmaster David Lutes facilitated the ceremony.

KP Grid Star Glebus Captures Another Honor

By Ken Hamwey

  King Philip’s Mark Glebus had the kind of senior season that high school football players dream about.
The 5-foot-8, 180-pound running back rushed for 1,500 yards, averaged seven yards a carry and scored 21 touchdowns. On defense at free safety, he had two interceptions and 30 tackles. Helping the Warriors compile a 10-1 record, Glebus got lots of notice, earning Boston Globe and Boston Herald all-scholastic honors and also the Most Valuable Player Award in the Hockomock League.