Tag Archives: violence

‘The video was Liv … completely’

SACO – Like many in the community, Brandon Aull was in a state a shock when he heard that 18-year-old Alivia Welch and 19-year-old Derrick Thompson were killed in their Sokokis Road apartment in Biddeford. “I was headed to Portland to visit some friends and it really didn’t sink in until I came home,” he […]

Local songwriters respond to shootings

BIDDEFORD – Nearly one month ago, 18-year-old Alivia Welch and 19-year-old Derrick Thompson were killed in their Sokokis Road apartment in Biddeford and many of their friends and family have spent the last 30 days trying to make sense of their deaths and help the families heal. Welch and Thompson were killed on December 29 […]

Stephen King publishes essay on “Guns”

  SACO – When Stephen King publishes, people pay attention and more often than not, thousands rush to read his words. On Friday, January 25, King published a Kindle Single, Guns, in response to the shootings in Newtown, Conn. and other cities. With this essay, King said he hopes that gun owners will urge Congress […]