Prospect Mountain High School Class of 2020 is hosting a shoe drive
fundraiser. All collected shoes will be delivered to developing
countries, such as Ghana, Bolivia, and Haiti. These shoes are sold
at significantly lower prices and create working opportunities.
sophomore class is profited with every pair of donated shoes. Our
goal is to collect 300 bags of 25 pairs each. Shoes must be wearable
and have no holes.
donate in any of our white cardboard donation boxes stationed at the
Alton Town Hall, the Barnstead Town Hall, or in the reception area
at PMHS. The fundraiser is currently taking place and will run
through January 20th.
spread the word around the community. All donations are helpful and
are greatly appreciated. Feel free to contact
any question or concerns.
Scouts from Barnstead Troop 43 are doing a Christmas Tree Disposal
on January 13, 2018. We will be accepting trees for disposal at the
drop off site between 9 AM and Noon. The drop off location will be
at the intersection of Route 107 and Garland Road just before the
Gilmanton Town Line. Donations will be accepted but not required.
Congressional District 1 Democratic Candidate Mindi Messmer to Speak
January’s meeting will feature NH Representative Mindi Messmer.
Representative Messmer is a candidate for the 2018 Democratic
nomination for New Hampshire’s 1st Congressional District seat being
vacated by Carol Shea Porter. She is best known for her legislative
and advocacy work on cancer clusters in New Hampshire. She has run a
small environmental consulting business for 20 years.
guest speaker will be followed by action items and community
meeting of the Tri-Town Democrats of Barnstead, Gilmanton, and Alton
will be held on Monday, 1/8 at the Barnstead Town Hall at 108 South
Barnstead Road in Barnstead. Come for socializing and potluck any
time between 6:15 pm and 6:30 pm. The meeting runs from 6:30 pm to
meeting is open to any and all residents of Barnstead, Alton, and
Gilmanton who consider themselves moderate, liberal, or progressive
Democrats or like-minded Independents. Potluck items to share are
encouraged but not required. If you have any questions, email
To The Editor
other night, there was a massive ear-splitting cheer that was heard
coming from the Koch brothers, the Real Estate Moguls, including
Trump and his family, the Corporate CEOs, the Bankers, the Stock
Brokers, and the rest of the other Ten-Percenters.
best government that Big Money could buy finally delivered the
payback that their campaign contributors were guaranteed. I’m
sure the champagne was flowing as the Corrupted Republicans worked
the room patting each other on the back, while planning their next
rest of we Ninety-Percenters were tossed the crumbs in an effort to
appease “The Working Class” with a paltry sum that will be
rolled-back by 2026. And best of all, we got the old “Trickle
Down” trick that has never worked, and never will.
we also received a $1,500,000,000,000 addition to the National Debt
that we Ninety-Percenters, and our children, will now be asked to
pay, with interest.
the Corrupted Republicans return to the Washington Cesspool after
the first of the year, they will start crying over deficit spending,
the ever-increasing costs of healthcare, and “Entitlement Programs”
that “The Working Class” paid taxes for, and are relying on, in
order to avoid a life of poverty and bankruptcy when they get older
or disabled. It will be the first things they attack on their
New Year Agenda.
November 6, 2018 is fast approaching. Let’s get together and
give these Corrupted Republicans a “Pink Slip” before they destroy