MOOERS - A Mass of Christian burial was celebrated Monday, Jan. 13, 2014, at St. Joseph's Church in Mooers for Rene Rabideau who passed away Jan. 10. Rev. Adrian Gallagher celebrated the Mass with Deacon Dennis Monty assisting. There was an honor guard of past fire chiefs. The pallbearers were Tim Miller, Kenny Hawksby, Leon Menard, Scott Rabideau (nephew), Donald LaPierre Jr. (nephew) and Josh Rabideau (grandson). Barbara Primeau (niece) and Alyssa Rabideau (granddaughter) read from the scripture. Words of remembrance were shared by Rene's nephew Donald LaPierre Jr. and a good friend Lola Miller. Cecile LaPierre (sister) and Beatrice Tetreault (sister) presented the spiritual gifts. The musician was Mr. George Schnob. Military honors were performed by the American Legion and the V. F. W. Arrangements were in the care of the Ross Funeral Home, 2586 Route 11, Mooers.
County gets no bids for airport hotel
Legislators will revamp the specifications for the project and try again.
Extra landfill space to be leased
Under a $17 million expansion project, Franklin County seeks bids to gain more customers for unused space.
Family displaced in apartment house fire
A grease fire spread from the kitchen of a downstairs apartment up the wall to an upstairs apartment, officials say.
Police: Crown Point man beat friends with shotgun
Cole M. Brooks, 19, has been charged with rape and also numerous charges connected with a fight.
Essex County radio system nears finish
Power supplies and meters are going in soon for Essex County's new network.
Essex County tax sale on target
Up to 130 properties will go on the auction block when Essex County holds its first property sale in many years.
Ice Out contest supports last phase of new ambulance building
Who knows when the ice will melt this year? In Lake Placid, every ticket sold will help finish the new ambulance station.
College to host Regional Business Plan contest
Volunteer judges with financial expertise are sought for the March 29 event.
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