Youth Wrestling: All-New England grappler

Plainville wrestler Jaxsen Bailey acquitted himself well against the northeast’s best this past weekend at the New England Youth Wrestling Championship in New Hampshire. Bailey, who wrestles for KT Kidz in Rocky Hill, took second place at 58 pounds in…

Obituary: Anne (Baroni) McCarthy, 95

Anne (Baroni) McCarthy, 95, of Plainville, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, March 19, 2019, joining her family and friends that went before her. Daughter of the late Fedele and Julia (Scalle) Baroni, Anne was born on October 11, 1923, was…

Obituary: Bobby C. Pierce Sr.

Bobby C. Pierce Sr. of Bristol, passed away Thursday, March 14th after a short illness. He was the husband of Mattie Hyde Pierce, and predeceased by his first wife Annie C. (Anderson) Pierce and his grandson Geoffrey Michael Pierce.  He…

Plainville schools host community breakfast

TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER Plainville Community Schools thanked and honored their partners throughout the community by hosting a school-business-community partnership breakfast on Wednesday, Mar. 13, at Plainville High School. Organizers promoted the breakfast, hoping it becomes an annual event. “We…