Month: April 2014

Dunbar Reinstated to Positions

After meeting with school officials and with the town manager the Attorney for Winthrop High School hockey coach and rink manager Dale Dunbar announced his client will be reinstated as both hockey coach and as manager of the Larsen Rink…

School Comm. Cuts Requested Budget

The Winthrop School Committee (WSC) approved a budget slightly less than what was proposed by the School Department (WSD). At the last WSC meeting, members voted to approve a $17,735,037. WPS had asked for a budget of $18,573,789, which would…

Viking Pride Foundation Event

Speaking of the Viking Pride Foundation, Chairman Vin Crossman and his group have a fantastic event coming up on June 28 when they will host, “The Final Countown..WHS goes to Valhalla,” to mark the closing of the Winthrop High School…

Police Blotter 04-10-2014

Monday, March 31 Detail Off. McFarland reports a juvenile shoplifter. W91 reports Mobil Mart does not wish to prosecute, only wants individual trespassed. Transported to the station and released to his mother’s custody. Officer off to speak with parents of…

WHS Baseball Team Opens with Two Wins

The Winthrop High baseball team kicked off its season in fine fashion with a pair of impressive victories thls past week, by identical scores of 14-2, against non-league rivals Mystic Valley and North Shore Tech. In Friday’s season opener against Mystic Valley, the…

Obituaries 04-10-2014

Paul Pruitt Kelly’s Manager For More Than 30 Years; Baseball Enthusiast and Outstanding Youth Baseball Coach Paul W. Pruitt, manager of Kelly’s for over 30 years, died on March 31 following a long and arduous struggle with cardiac disease at…