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May 25th, 2012

School Committee talks field trip, homework policies

May 25, 2012

 

SOUTH KINGSTOWN – Pending revisions of the South Kingstown School Department’s Field Trip Policy and Homework Policy accounted for the majority of the discussion at the South Kingstown School Committee meeting Tuesday evening.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Walsh bill calls for unused paint recycling program

May 25, 2012

SOUTH KINGSTOWN—Representative Donna M. Walsh (D—Charlestown, New Shoreham, South Kingstown, Westerly) has introduced new legislation calling for the creation of a state recycling program for unused, oil and latex-based paints. House bill H 7233A has identified PaintCare, a not-for-profit organization created by the American Coating Association (ACA), to spearhead the program.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

A graduation celebration in Kingston

May 25, 2012

SOUTH KINGSTOWN—As the sun shone over the quadrangle at the University of Rhode Island, families and friends eagerly awaited the rite of passage of their sons and daughters: college graduation. For the 126th time since URI’s doors opened in 1888, students accepted their diplomas and flung their caps skyward after a day filled with celebration and reflection.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Playoff schedule postponements

May 25, 2012

The Narragansett boys tennis team's match against Burrillville today has been postponed to 11 a.m. Saturday.
UPDATE: Should Narragansett beat Burrillville Saturday, it would play Sunday at 3 p.m. against the winner of Friday's Tiverton-North Smithfield match. We'll keep you updated as a late-breaking storm sweeps through the northern half of Rhode Island.

Today's schedule - Friday, May 25

May 25, 2012

FRIDAY, MAY 25
Boys lacrosse
Division III quarterfinals
East Providence at Narragansett, 4 p.m.
Softball
East Greenwich vs. West Warwick at Amby Smith Field, 7 p.m.
Westerly vs. North Kingstown at Ryan Park, 4 p.m.
Boys tennis
Division II semifinals
Classical vs. East Greenwich at Slater Park, 3 p.m.
Prout vs. Cranston West at Slater Park, 5 p.m.
Division III playoffs
West Warwick vs. St. Raphael at Veterans Park, 3 p.m.
Boys volleyball
Scituate at East Greenwich, 6:30 p.m.
North Kingstown at East Providence, 6:30 p.m.

May 24th

Fry sentenced to 40 years for murder

May 24, 2012

By LINDSAY OLIVIER
lolivier@ricentral.com

PROVIDENCE – Two-and-a-half years after she killed her then-eight-year-old daughter and seven months after a jury found her guilty of second- degree murder following an emotional five-week trial, former North Kingstown resident Kimberly Fry was sentenced Tuesday afternoon to 40 years at the Adult Correctional Institute (ACI), with 20 to serve, for the August, 2009 murder of Camden Fry.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Playoff results - Thursday, May 24

May 24, 2012

Boys lacrosse
Division I quarterfinals
Barrington 14, North Kingstown 4
BARRINGTON – North Kingstown had confidence heading into the playoffs after finishing the regular season playing significantly better than it had to start the year, but it didn’t matter as Barrington was too strong and eliminated the Skippers from the Division I playoffs with a 14-4 win.

Division II quarterfinals
East Greenwich 10, Middletown 5

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