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Class of 1980 35th reunion October 10, 2015

August 10, 2015 by Mchs Reunion (Register to contact)

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Class of 1980 will hold their 35th reunion on October 10, 2015 at Fratello's Restaurant.
Tickets are $35
for information and to reserve a space go to *****.com


August 9, 2015 by Sue Lajoie (Register to contact)

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If you have not received an invitation, please contact us! We either do not have your mailing address. Or the one we have is incorrect (***** or *****
50th Reunion for Central High School, Class of 1965 is being planned for September 19th at the Puritan Backroom Conference Center. We have been trying very hard to locate as many classmates and current addresses as possible; we have located about 280 (we think), and, sadly, have found that about 45 are deceased. Invitations have started to go out. If you should have received one or recognize any of the following names, please message me - or email to ***** or ***** THANK YOU for any help you can send our way! LOOKING FOR - Anne Ackerson, Diane Ball, Richard Babel, Richard Beauchesne, Paul Bergeron, John Blair, Paul Boisvert, Sheila Bonneau, Paul Bouchard, Louise Brakely, Peter Branch, Karen Brown, Bruce Burt, Cynthia Calpin, Rosemary Chaput, Carol Converse, Victor Currier, Diane DeBlois, Alexandra Demos, June Deneau, Ronald Descheneau, Rochelle Drasner, Arthur Dubuc, Leslie Edge, Stephen Feit, Kim Foster, Richard Gagnon, Beverly Gardner, Mabel Graham, Nancy Hall, Nancy Hett, Susan Holodinski, Diane Carol Hunt, Janice Janosz, Sandra Kelly, Nancy Kramacz, Richard Lachance, William Landry, Sarah Langdell, Barry Langer, Rhoda LaRoche, Suzanne Laurendeau, Rodney Le Blanc, David Lord, Roger Manter, Mark Merrill, Richard Meserve, Richard Milligan, Marie Mollomo, Cassie Mourtsakis, Barbara Moynihan, Paul Nizza, Jane Nottenburg, Frederick O'Brien, Thomas O'Connell, David Oliver, Diane Parenteau, Paul Perry, Carole Porter, Sharon Rainville, Donna Resnick, Howard Ross, Linda Rousseau, Edward Roy, Susan Sapounas, Lucien Senechal, James Sereno, June Tsetseranos, Stella Wojtas.

Class of 1965 Reunion

May 9, 2015 by Sue Lajoie (Register to contact)

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Reunion: September 19, 2015
Puritan Backroon
Contact us if you know of anyone who did not receive our SAVE THE DATE mailing.
We are currently working on the invitation and program. Contact us if you have questions.
Hope you will be able to attend!

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School dismissals delayed as police investigate Manchester, NH shooting  Boston 25 News

Manchester Central High School went into lockdown after a shooting suspect was at large in Manchester, New Hampshire on Friday. Manchester Police say they ...

James N. Macrigeanis, 95 | Obituaries  The Laconia Daily Sun

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The reward for anyone who can help locate Paul Dimick, a man wanted on second degree murder in Manchester, New Hampshire, has gone up to $5000.

Central nearly wins two state soccer championships over the weekend  Manchester Ink Link

This weekend, Manchester Central High School came within just a few minutes of claiming the NHIAA Division I titles in both boys' and girls' soccer.

Harvard-bound Central valedictorian presents project on extended learning opportunities  Manchester Ink Link

Declan Knieriem worked on updating and expanding the district's ELO website, presenting his project to the Department of Education earlier this week at ...

Manchester Central HS briefly placed in lockdown  WMUR Manchester

Manchester Central High School was briefly placed in lockdown Thursday morning.

Manhunt continues for 'armed and dangerous' suspect who allegedly shot, killed man in NH  WGME

MANCHESTER, NH (AP) -- A manhunt continues for a man suspected in a fatal shooting in Manchester that led to the lengthy lockdown of a nearby high school.

As students, we all share in our teachers' burden during these stalled contract negotiations  Manchester Ink Link

Note: This op/ed was originally published in Central High School's student newspaper, The Little Green, on September 28, 2018.

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The Chandler brothers carry on the proud tradition of 7th annual CHaD East/West High School all-stars football game.

5 MHT students earn music education scholarships via Freese Brothers Big Band  Manchester Ink Link

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Beyond the Stigma: Mom, son share story of recovery  The Union Leader

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Central grads wrote and directed Netflix comedy 'Father of the Year,' premiering July 20  Manchester Ink Link

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Little Green earn intra-city win in dramatic fashion  Manchester Ink Link

The Little Green boys' basketball team ultimately defeated the visiting Trinity Pioneers, 57-55.

Manchester Central, UNH grad Ryan Day named next head coach of Ohio State  WMUR Manchester

A former New Hampshire football star is set to take over as permanent head coach of the Ohio State University football team. Ryan Day, 39, will be appointed th.

McDonnell happy, but not surprised | College Sports  The Union Leader

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Central High in lockdown after nearby standoff  WMUR Manchester

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Members of 1966 Central High football team reuinte in Manchester  WMUR Manchester

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Michael Callis is a Republican running for Congress in CD1.

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Manhunt Continues In New Hampshire For 'Armed And Dangerous' Criminal

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Central High teen heading to Houston to represent NH in ANTSO pageant  Manchester Ink Link

Riley Cullen, 16, of Manchester, will represent New Hampshire in America's National Teenager Scholarship Organization (ANTSO) for gifted young women.

Manchester and its Suburbs Continue to Drift Apart on Education Issue  New Hampshire Public Radio

Next month, residents of Candia will vote whether to pull their high schoolers out of the Manchester school district and send them instead to Pinkerton.

Open Letter to Mayor Gatsas from two 2017 high school valedictorians  Manchester Ink Link

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Matthew C. Hawes, 24: Beloved son, Eagle Scout, Central grad, outdoorsman  Manchester Ink Link

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Thomas Canota McCue, 23: Loved music and the arts, was compassionate and loyal  Manchester Ink Link

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