Training for the unthinkable at Mt. Hope
The shooter walked in to Mt. Hope High School just after 9 a.m. Tuesday. Armed to the teeth, he wasted no time pulling a weapon and … Read More
Huskies whup Davies 47-32, move on in D-III East quarterfinals
BRISTOL — Huskies senior forward Sara Godfrey scored 13 points and pulled down 12 rebounds in leading Mt. Hope over Davies, 42-37 in … Read More
"Junior Trio" leads Mt. Hope girls gymnastics to third straight D-II state championship
PROVIDENCE — The “Junior Trio” of Meghan Oliver, Jayme Foreman and Kaitlin Quinn lead the Huskies to their third straight … Read More
Sports
Mt. Hope gymnasts win third straight Division II championship
The Mt. Hope girls gymnastics went undefeated and won their third straight Division II championship on Saturday. The Lady Huskies beat … Read More
Kickemuit wrestlers come up big in states
Kickemuit Middle School wrestlers proved themselves among Rhode Island’s elite in the state wrestling championships this past … Read More
Photos: Tiverton girls come from behind and beat Mt. Hope in overtime, 46-41
Tiverton freshman guard Mariah Ramos scored 20 points in leading the Lady Tigers in a come from behind, overtime home victory 46-40, … Read More
Police Report
Bristol officers make busts for DUI, parties, drinking
Bristol police officers broke up a house party that led to four arrests, nabbed two women for allegedly driving drunk, and charged a … Read More
University student arrested after driving into two pedestrians
A Roger Williams University student was arrested early Friday morning, after allegedly driving his pickup truck into two pedestrians … Read More
Bristol Police: Arrests for fake IDs, underage drinking and pot
The Bristol Police had an active week with young adults from Jan. 22 to 28. They made numerous arresdts for underage drinking, … Read More
Obituaries
Father John M. Lagomarsino, 78, of Bristol

Father John M. Lagomarsino, 78, of the Columban Fathers, Ferry Road, passed away on Feb. 13, 2018, at Philip Hulitar Hospice Center. Born on Nov. 6, 1939, in Sacramento, Calif., he was the son of …

Elsie Ferreira, 93, Bristol

Patricia A. Bourne, 75, of Bristol

Elsie Vargas, 93, Bristol

Sarah Joy Medina, 35, of Bristol

Sandra Vera Tolley (Butterworth), 76, formerly of Bristol

Alzira Silva, 88, of Bristol

Emily Barboza, 90, of Bristol

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