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The community training team at the health college in Monrovia, during a lighter moment. "We were just having fun," said Dr. Flanigan. Among the participants was a doctor who recovered from Ebola. The group's leader is a nun with the  Franciscan Missionaries of Mary.
All photos courtesy of Dr. Timothy Flanigan

Tiverton doctor sends dispatch from Ebola ground zero

Tiverton doctor sends dispatch from Ebola ground zero

Tiverton’s Dr. Timothy Flanigan spends two months helping in Liberia TIVERTON — Tiverton resident Dr. Timothy Flanigan has been in Liberia, the center of the Ebola crisis, for nearly two months training health care professionals about infection control and safe practices. We caught up with him very early Sunday morning, when he responded by e-mail to

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Tiverton police: Car breaks and gunshots

Sunday, Oct. 19 After an accident near Town Farm at 10:22 p.m., Scott J. Cabral, 37, of 58 Tony Street, Tiverton, was charged with driving under the influence and possession of open alcoholic beverages in his car. Police said Mr. Cabral blew almost four times the legal limit. on a breathalyzer test. Friday, Oct. 10

Tiverton Democrats endorse candidates

TIVERTON — The Tiverton Democratic Town Committee (TDTC) has voted to support the following candidates for the Tiverton town council, school committee, and budget committee in the November elections. • For the town council: James Arruda, Michael Burk, Denise deMedeiros, Jay Lambert, Peter Mello, Brett Pelletier and David Perry. • For the school committee: Deborah

Tiverton hires code enforcement officer

TIVERTON — The Tiverton Town Council at a recent meeting has unanimously approved the appointment of Christopher J. Synnott — and ratified a three-year employment contract with him — to serve as the town’s code enforcement officer. The position, as the town’s building and zoning official, had formerly been held for nine years by Gareth