Christopher Tremblay

After having previously been the King Philip girl’s junior varsity lacrosse coach, Kourtnie Wilder inherited the varsity team this spring. The Warriors went 8-10 last year and found themselves in the Division 1 East Tournament with the twelfth...

Ken Hamwey Staff Sports Writer

Hal Bean is no stranger to lacrosse and that’s undoubtedly a major reason why he’s now the varsity coach of the King Philip boys varsity team.
The 55-year-old Norfolk resident coached for 10 years in the King Philip Youth Lacrosse League,...

Grace Allen

The two area Relay for Life events have combined into one big event this year, Relay for Life of Western Norfolk County. The new Relay for Life will include the towns of Norfolk, Wrentham, Millis, Medway, Medfield, Franklin, and Bellingham....

Grace Allen

Fresh vegetables and other local goods will once again be available to residents following the opening of the Norfolk Farmers Market on June 2.
Open Saturdays from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Norfolk’s town common, the farmer’s market will...

Grace Allen

In a small basement office, Norfolk Recreation is buzzing with energy. Ann Proto, the department’s director, is multitasking. After returning from checking on the town’s playing fields, she is busy interviewing a counselor for the department’s...

Grace Allen

A promise made long ago has culminated in a novel for a Wrentham lawyer and part-time genealogist.
In 1964, Richard Rook’s high school English teacher invited a friend to talk to the class about writing. The friend turned out to be Edwin O’...

Grace Allen

It seems retirement was not all it was cracked up to be for James Anderson. Wrentham’s former police chief and interim town administrator is now the town’s newest selectman.
“If you had told me a year ago that after retiring I’d stay on as...

Ken Hamwey Staff Sports Writer

Bob Goldberg has been coaching the King Philip girls tennis team for 46 years and his goals each year are always the same — qualify for the playoffs, win the Hockomock League title, compete for the state championship and have fun.
The 75-...

Christopher Tremblay, Staff Sports Writer

It was only two seasons ago that King Philip captured the Hockomock League Championship and earned themselves the 2nd seed in the Division 1 South Tournament. Entering the post-season with a 15-5 record, the Warriors found themselves quickly...

J.D. O’Gara

“It’s hard to adapt to losing one’s senses. Those are major components. It’s ‘what do I do now?’” says Kathy Kubit, of Norfolk, who lost her vision at age 56. “When I saw CCTV (Closed Circuit TV with a high-powered magnifier) and was able to see...

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