50 years ago today
ADAMS -- Richard St. Pierre, son of Mr. and Mrs. George St. Pierre of 3 West Pine St., has been awarded a Ford Foundation grant for advanced scientific studies at St. Joseph’s College in Hartford, Conn. Mr. St. Pierre, a teacher in the Pittsfield School system, leaves next week to begin his program. CHESHIRE -- Winners have been announced at the turkey shoot held Sunday by the Rod and Gun Club. The feature of a live turkey for a prize was won by Robert Murray of Willi amstown. Other winners were Alwine Kittler, Edward Wien cek and Richard Lesure of Adams; Joseph Bissaillon and William Gomeau of North A dams; and Bernard Bassi, Fred Lamb, Edward Poplaski and Donald Gregory of Cheshire.
25 years ago today
SAVOY -- After three months of operating short-handed the Savoy Board of Sel ectmen is back at full strength thanks to the landslide victory of Allen Carlow. Mr. Carlow received 47 out of 62 votes cast to fill the position vacated by Thomas Decker in June. Car low, of Brier Road, is em ployed as an engineer for the James River Rochester Inc. of Adams.
NORTH ADAMS -- Ann Conroy was installed as president of LeCercle Francais on Sept. 14 at ceremonies at the Elks Hall. Other officers for 1987-88 are Doris Boschetti, vice president; Eleanor Bene detti, treasurer; Roma An drews, assistant treasurer; Mar ga ret Lanoue, secretary; Emily Passano, assistant secretary; and Lucy Millette, chaplain.
10 years ago today
WILLIAMSTOWN -- Britt any Hamblin, daughter of Richard Hamblin and Susan Hudson-Hamblin of Williams town, has enrolled at Colby College this fall. Hamblin is a graduate of Mount Grey lock Regional High School.
ADAMS -- The Student Council of St. Stanislaus Kostka School is beginning their agenda of service activities with "Coats for Kids." Represen tatives are Brittany Gould, Nisarg Patel, Steven Denault, John Kirby, Angela Bunting, Haley Moreau, Ronnie Leja, Kate Cross, Jeff Moulton, Kaylee Morey, Scott Brassard, Daniel Celentano, Ben Cariddi, Nirag Patel, Kirby Rowe, Susan Torchia and Nicholas Vincent.