North Smithfield, Blackstone area

BMR charges to graduation after a long, strange year

BLACKSTONE – After a year that will be remembered as one of the most challenging in history for local students, the Blackstone-Millville Regional High School Chargers were back at it, this time... more

Flooding issue ‘in limbo’

NORTH SMITHFIELD – A potential solution to flooding on Eddie Dowling Highway seems to have hit a roadblock as the town, state and a local property owner debate culpability for the source of the... more

Blackstone Heritage Corridor seeking public input

One of the Blackstone Valley’s most far-reaching organizations is seeking help from the public to guide its priorities over the next 10 years and beyond. The Blackstone Heritage Corridor, officially... more

Local teen shares her concussion story to raise awareness

NORTH SMITHFIELD – A local teenager is sharing her experience of overcoming a concussion in hopes that others will recognize the symptoms and understand the risks of the serious head injury. Emmilee... more

Blackstone-Millville Regional High School Class of 2021 graduates

Quentin Constantino Agrela Kathryn D. Anderson, High Honors Rachel Gibson Anderson, Honors, Tri-M Joseph Edmund Archambault Emily Sarah Bak, Honors Mazie L. Barr Roger Belanger III, Honors Jarod... more

BMR names scholarship winners

BLACKSTONE – Blackstone-Millville Regional High School has announced the following scholarship winners. • "Charger Strong” Maintenance Scholarship, $200: Paige St. Laurent • BMR High School Staff... more

Birthday Club

June 5 George G. Mathieu Jr., Happy 70th Birthday to our amazing Dad and Papa! This year, the Giants will take it all the way! Love, Taylor, Jenn, Clara and Elyse Happy 100th Birthday in heaven, Dr.... more