Moore takes down opponent to honor coach

(From left) Assistant coach Thomas Langley Jr., Ron Stephens and Norway native and Olympic hopeful Amelia Moore pose for a photo after Moore's victory against Lindsay Kyajohnian on Saturday night at an event put on by the Portland Boxing Club.

PORTLAND—When Norway native Amelia Moore stepped into the boxing ring Saturday night, she knew what she had to do. There was no other option, nor was their a doubt in her mind—she would emerge victorious. She had to—not for herself, but for her coach, Thomas Langley Sr., who was hospitalized at the time of Moore’s […]

Norway native fights her way to the Olympics

Norway native Amelia Moore and her coach and trainer ,Thomas Langley Sr., snap a post-win photo after the South Atlantic Regional Golden Gloves Novice Finals at Sugar Ray Gym in Palmer Park, Md.

Amelia Moore hits the ring in Portland on Saturday By Erin Place COLUMBIA, Md.—Norway native and the 2014 Maryland Novice Golden Gloves champion Amelia Moore is going for the one-two punch when she fights in Portland this weekend—she’ll further her boxing career and her local friends and family get to see her compete. The 24-year-old […]

Ball game for Millet scores a home run

PLAY BALL—Local firemen (in red) played policemen last Sunday in a softball game that was held in memory of Norway Fire Captain David Millett.

By Amanda Johnson PARIS—”Play ball,” someone in the crowd shouts as the players take to the field. Oxford County firemen were pitted against Oxford County police officers in a softball game last Sunday that was held in memory of Norway Fire Captain David Millett, who died in May shortly after attending to a fire. Thinking […]

Vikings onward to the state finals

The Oxford Hills girls Vikings beat Edward Little 54 to 34 in the Eastern Maine Class A finals to advance to the state championship game. The Vikings led 26 to 17 at half time and opened up a 20 point lead in the fourth quarter. It was the Red Eddies (19-2) largest loss of the […]

Perimeter defense key to Vikings’ run

Xavier Lewis, Connor Adams,Justin Smith (left to right)

  By: Christopher Crosby Defense, it’s said, is the name of the game. Fresh off their 44-41 quarter final victory against Bangor, sixth-seeded Oxford Hills (12-7) will face second-seeded Brunswick (14-5) for the third time this season in Augusta on Wednesday night at 7p.m. Led by their guard play, the key to Vikings Coach Scott […]

Vikings girls height too much for Brewer

FLOOR GENERAL - Oxford Hills point guard Kersey Goyette (2) moves the ball up the floor against Brewer Courtney Pearson (24) during a basketball game this past Saturday night at Oxford Hills. The Vinkings defeated Brewer 42-20.

It didn’t take long for Oxford Hills Comprehensive High School girls basketball coach Nate Pelletier to formulate a game plan before Saturday night’s game against the Brewer Witches. Take it inside. With a noticeable height advantage against a smaller opponent, the Vikings defeated Brewer 42-20. Where the Vikings fell short on the outside shooting end […]