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Bristol Aggie val and sal both want to become veterinarians

The Sun Chronicle - Mon, 05/22/2017 - 14:00
DIGHTON — Bristol County Agricultural High School’s two top students in the class of 2017 are heading to college in the fall, but their goals extend beyond the attainment of a bachelor’s degree.

Driver in multi-town police chase wanted on Mansfield charges

The Sun Chronicle - Mon, 05/22/2017 - 13:33
MANSFIELD — A driver arrested by state police following a bizarre car chase Saturday is facing additional charges from the Mansfield Police Department.

Medical Examiner: Body found along I-495 is missing Duke student from Franklin

The Sun Chronicle - Mon, 05/22/2017 - 11:31
FRANKLIN (AP) — Authorities say a body found in a wooded area along a Massachusetts highway over the weekend has been confirmed as that of a missing Duke University student.

Mansfield Memorial Day parade, services set

The Sun Chronicle - Mon, 05/22/2017 - 08:40
MANSFIELD — The town will observe Memorial Day on Monday with a parade and services on the South Common.

4G -- Four generations of Attleboro High School graduates

The Sun Chronicle - Sun, 05/21/2017 - 23:00
It’s rare that members of four generations of the same family can celebrate a rite of passage like a high school graduation together.

Attleboro native named CFO at Arbour-Fuller

The Sun Chronicle - Sun, 05/21/2017 - 22:45
ATTLEBORO — Jim Rollins, chief financial officer for Arbour-Fuller Hospital, never expected to make a career of helping people with mental health problems regain their footing in life.

Seekonk High val and sal proud to be at top of the class

The Sun Chronicle - Sun, 05/21/2017 - 22:30
SEEKONK — When the members of Seekonk High School’s Class of 2017 march onto the school’s athletic track to receive their diplomas on June 2, valedictorian Jacob Ciolfi and salutatorian Madison Gilmore will be leading the way.

Norfolk town meeting voters polished off many items

The Sun Chronicle - Sun, 05/21/2017 - 22:15
NORFOLK — Residents at the recent annual town meeting made a number of decisions besides acting on the budget for next fiscal year, including funding an irrigation well for the athletic fields at Freeman-Kennedy School.

One-car crash causes power outage in Attleboro

The Sun Chronicle - Sun, 05/21/2017 - 20:17
ATTLEBORO — About 2,200 area residents lost power early Sunday morning after a one-car crash took down a telephone pole on Oak Hill Avenue.

Neighbor helps extinguish Wrentham garage fire

The Sun Chronicle - Sun, 05/21/2017 - 17:30
WRENTHAM — A neighbor came to the aid of town homeowners when a mulch fire ignited their garage Sunday.

Mobile homes afford seniors a well-off life of retirement

The Sun Chronicle - Sat, 05/20/2017 - 23:00
Robert Carey takes the most pride in the knick knacks and collectibles that line the walls of his mobile home in Attleboro’s Sandcastle Adult Community.

Dirty work cleaning up Attleboro river

The Sun Chronicle - Sat, 05/20/2017 - 22:45

One arrested after multi-town chase

The Sun Chronicle - Sat, 05/20/2017 - 22:30
MANSFIELD — A Dedham man was arrested following a multi-town chase that started here and ended on the Southeastern Expressway in Boston Saturday morning.

Wheaton College graduates urged to be innovative, lifelong learners

The Sun Chronicle - Sat, 05/20/2017 - 22:00
NORTON — As a terrorism expert, Tom Sanderson knows a thing or two about risk and in a world full of disorder, he urged Wheaton College graduates to be innovative and find solutions to problems.

North Attleboro rollover injures one

The Sun Chronicle - Sat, 05/20/2017 - 17:33
NORTH ATTLEBORO — A motorist escaped with minor injuries after the vehicle he was driving rolled over, striking two parked cars Saturday afternoon

Body believed to be missing Franklin college student found

The Sun Chronicle - Sat, 05/20/2017 - 16:45
FRANKLIN — Searchers located a body on Saturday believed to be that of a 20-year-old Franklin man who has been missing for nearly a week.

AHS history students showcase their talents

The Sun Chronicle - Sat, 05/20/2017 - 00:15
ATTLEBORO — History students at Attleboro High School will do more than hand over their report cards to parents to show them how much they learned this year.

Rare May heat wave hits

The Sun Chronicle - Fri, 05/19/2017 - 22:12
An extremely rare May heat wave — three consecutive days of 90 degree weather and only the second for the month on record, was reached Friday when the thermometer topped off at 91.

Rehoboth accident shuts down Route 44

The Sun Chronicle - Fri, 05/19/2017 - 21:20
REHOBOTH — An accident involving a SUV that rolled over and box truck that struck a utility pole and spilled about 60 gallons of fuel shut down Route 44 for over two hours Friday morning.