One of the benefits of non-motorized travel is being able to be fully saturated in your environment, absorbing all of its sights, sounds, and smells. For runners seeking to experience a half-marathon that encompasses a natural wildlife refuge, a jaunt alongside the St. Croix River, and the Victorian-era… Read More
    The importance of becoming an effective leader was echoed throughout the 47th annual graduation ceremony for Washington County Community College, held on Friday, May 13th. Graduates received their Associate’s degrees in sixteen fields, and many others received certificates for completing work in related fields, as hundreds of friends,… Read More
    Community members are rallying for the upcoming Polar Bear Dip, planned for Friday, March 11th at noon. Organized by the Student Senate of Washington County Community College, the Polar Bear Dip is an annual event that frequently sees hundreds of participants running headlong into the freezing waters of… Read More
    CALAIS _ The Residential and Commercial Electricity program at Washington County Community College has a new instructor on staff who has years of experience in the field. Gilbert Murphy of Eastport took over the instructor’s job in March, but later applied for the full-time position and… Read More
    CALAIS _ Golf and education were on the minds of each and every individual who participated in this past weekends’ Washington County Community College’s 14th annual Golf Tournament and Direct-to-Student Scholarship Fund. It all played out under sunny skies at the St. Croix Country Club… Read More
    CALAIS _ Sponsors who believe in education step forward each year to participate in the Washington County Community College Direct-to-Student Scholarship Fund. This year is no exception. More than $10,000 already has been raised for the scholarship fund, and more is expected over the next few… Read More
    CALAIS _ Golfers from around Washington County, Maine and Charlotte County, New Brunswick will be on the links in July swinging their clubs to help fund the Washington County Community College Direct-to-Student Scholarship Fund and “hopefully” win a new truck. The 14th annual WCCC… Read More
    CALAIS _ Graduates of the 2015 class at Washington County Community College had a unique opportunity to listen to the powerful words of one of the Maine Army National Guard’s top women officers during commencement exercises on Friday, May 15, 2015. WCCC Academic Dean Alex Clifford,… Read More
    CALAIS _ Two Washington Academy students were a study in concentration Friday as they constructed bird houses during the Totally Trades Conference held at the Washington County Community College Connie Carver and Kaylee Brown, both 17, worked on their bird houses individually and as a team… Read More