A Westport salute to Tony Connors

The Board of Selectmen opened last week’s meeting by honoring Anthony ‘Tony’ Connors “for his contributions to the Town of Westport.” Mr. Connors, who is president of the Westport …
Woman dies over a week after Westport hit and run
WESTPORT — The victim of last week’s hit and run incident in Westport has died at Rhode Island Hospital as a result of the … Read More
Update: Police seek BMW in hit and run that badly injured woman in Westport
WESTPORT — After further investigation this week, investigators have been able to discern the type of vehicle likely involved in a … Read More
Nitrogen: Not (as) guilty in Westport marsh collapse mystery?
WRWA study suggests other causes to blame for marsh collapse By Bruce Burdett It remains bad for the waterway, but nitrogen … Read More
Strong odor forces Friday evacuation at Tiverton High School
Tiverton High School was evacuated Friday morning shortly after 9 a.m. due to reports of a "foul odor," school officials said. … Read More
Westport hit and run crash severely injures woman
Westport police are seeking the public’s assistance in locating witnesses to a hit and run that occurred Tuesday evening on Old … Read More
Rescued goose back home on perilous Cook Pond
Against all odds and relieved of the arrow that had pierced his chest and inspired his name, Pierce the goose was released to Cook … Read More
Obituaries
Patricia Ann Brigham, 81, Tiverton

Patricia Ann (Fitzgerald) Brigham, 81, died unexpectedly at Newport Hospital on Saturday, May 11, 2019, surrounded by her loving and devoted family. She was born in Fall River but lived in Tiverton …

Diana deJesus, 92, New York, NY

Hannibal F. Costa Jr., 86, Tiverton

Sports
Dominant week for Tigers tennis

TIVERTON — Tiverton tennis hosted North Providence in tennis Thursday and won handily by a 7-0 score. This was the team’s third match of the week and the Tigers won all three by 7-0 shutouts …

Tiverton's Molly Little wins lacrosse honors at U. Denver

Portsmouth downs Tiverton in unified basketball, 52-30

Tigers debut varsity track teams

Fun is the focus of unified basketball game

Legal Notices
Tiverton Legal Notices - May 16 2019 These Legal Notices were published in the May 16 edition of the Sakonnet Times.

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