WOOD RIVER JCT. -- The Chariho Regional School Committee unanimously approved authorizing Ricci to request a legal advisory from state Department of Education Commissioner Deborah Gist regarding funding for the Metropolitan Regional Career and Technical Center, commonly known as MET School.
SOUTH KINGSTOWN â€“ South Kingstown has two of the top 25 worst intersections in the state according to a state Department of Transportation report to federal officials.
The intersection of South County Commons Way with Tower Hill Road on Route 1 was ranked as the sixth worst intersection for accidents. The intersection of Tower Hill Road with Mooresfield Road on Route 138 was listed as 23rd.
NORTH KINGSTOWN â€“ Richard and Donna August were in Washington, D.C. when news of the death of terrorist leader Osama bin Laden was blazoned on TV news.
â€śThe crawl [printed text that flows across the bottom of the screen] said they got him,â€ť recalled August who, with his wife, Donna, had traveled to the capital for their granddaughterâ€™s First Communion.