Man pleads guilty in Pepperell motor-vehicle homicide case

01/18/2017 10:01 AM EST
LOWELL -- More than three years after Kendall Van Schoick was killed in an early-morning car accident in Pepperell, Schoick's friend, the 23-year-old driver, will spend a year behind bars after pleading guilty to motor-vehicle homicide. 
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Man pleads guilty in Pepperell motor-vehicle homicide case

01/18/2017 10:01 AM EST
LOWELL -- More than three years after Kendall Van Schoick was killed in an early-morning car accident in Pepperell, Schoick's friend, the 23-year-old driver, will spend a year behind bars after pleading guilty to motor-vehicle homicide. 
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Lead and copper found in two North Middlesex schools' water
01/10/2017 09:55 AM EST - By Anne O'Connor aoconnor@nashobavalleyvoice.com One school water tap was found to have an elevated level of lead and two showed elevated copper levels in schools in Townsend and Pepperell during a voluntary test done in December. Full Story

DAR protects Pepperell's past, looks to future
01/06/2017 10:50 AM EST - PEPPERELL -- A town that takes its history seriously relies on a group of women to keep an iconic society alive and well. Full Story

Pepperell officers likely to testify in Lowell cop's trial (VIDEO)
01/05/2017 08:44 AM EST - AYER -- Prosecutors are prepared to call Pepperell police officers to testify against Lowell police Sgt. Full Story

Pepperell infant is Baby New Year at Emerson Hospital
01/03/2017 10:07 AM EST - PEPPERELL -- Paige Elizabeth Reagan is starting her life in first place. The first child of proud parents Stephen and Bonnie Reagan of Pepperell was the first child born in 2017 at Emerson Hospital in Concord, making her entry on New Year's Day morning. Full Story

Man to face charges in Pepperell crash
12/20/2016 08:47 AM EST - PEPPERELL -- Police said a 58-year-old Mason, N.H., man will be summonsed to court to face charges after his pickup collided head-on with a fuel truck on Main Street in Pepperell on Monday afternoon. Full Story

Pepperell teen making a difference
12/13/2016 10:46 AM EST - By Joanna Reagan Special contributor PEPPERELL -- When many high-school students are busy with sports, video games, school work or part-time jobs, it is refreshing to meet a young woman who is working hard to help others. Full Story

Student hopes to show effect of climate change in the arctic
12/12/2016 11:26 AM EST - By Anne O'Connor aoconnor@nashobavalleyvoice.com PEPPERELL -- Maggie Desmond, a master's student in ethics and society at Fordham University in New York, wants to go to the arctic so she can spread the work about the effects of climate change. Full Story

PACH needs items for Christmas baskets
12/09/2016 10:50 AM EST - PEPPERELL -- Pepperell Aid from Community to Home (PACH) is replenishing the Pepperell food pantry to prepare for the Christmas food baskets. Full Story

MISSING PEOPLE, BODIES AND ... BEDBUGS?
12/08/2016 10:41 AM EST - PEPPERELL -- Wondering who you're gonna call if you fear that pests are in your bedding? Full Story