Villeneuve graduates from US Army basic combat

PVT Joseph Villeneuve, the son of Pamela Villeneuve and the late Donald Villeneuve of Milan, graduated February 16th from Basic Combat Training in the US Army of the 2nd Battalion, 46 Infantry Regiment of the Charlie Company at Fort Benning, Georgia. His mother and sister, Korin Villeneuve attended this ceremony.

On February 17th Joseph left for Fort Sill, Oklahoma of which he will be there for three months attending his Artillery Infantry Training (AIT).

FCCLA says no to texting and driving

BERLIN -- On February 16, Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) members Katelyn Edwards and Veronica Mitchell hosted two assemblies on “Texting and Driving”. Throughout the day volunteers dressed up with clothing that indicated if they were injured or deceased. The injured or deceased students represented the people that die or are injured each year as a result of texting while driving.

Using videos and visuals, facts were stated which opened the eyes of ...

Martin named to dean's list

BRISTOL, RI -- The following local residents are among those to be named to the Roger Williams University dean's list for the fall 2011 semester. Full-time students who complete 12 or more credits per semester and earn a GPA of 3.4 or higher are placed on the dean's list that semester, provided that they have not received any of the following grades: F, I, NP or NS.

Among those named was Bronson Martin, a ...