Sakonnet Peace Alliance: Bearing witness for 16 years running

LITTLE COMPTON — They’re still here, and they’re not going anywhere. On Sunday — nearly 900 Sundays after they first started congregating in …
Warren's Everett Pearson named to Sailing Hall of Fame
Rhode Island boat building pioneer Everett Pearson, whose ideas and innovations revolutionized the commercial cruising sailboat … Read More
Tiverton shines in shootout, wins state title
They let in only two goals all season, earned a near-perfect 17-0-1 record. They sailed through the playoffs to secure their spot at … Read More
Tiverton field hockey falls 3-1 in championship shootout
The game was going to be a battle, they knew, the final score close. But unfortunately for the Tiverton Tigers varsity field hockey … Read More
Selectmen approve Westport winery entertainment license
WESTPORT — After a few weeks to think things over, the Board of Selectmen voted unanimously on Monday, Oct. 28, to renew the … Read More
Plane crash claims life of Westport man
His family has identified Paul Vidal, 74, of Westport, as the pilot whose small plane crashed into New Bedford’s Rural Cemetery … Read More
Tiverton girls soccer scores quarterfinals shutout win
TIVERTON — Working from a first round bye, the top seeded Tiverton girls soccer team put on an offensive and defensive clinic in … Read More
John Peckham, 50, Tiverton

John Peckham, 50, of Tiverton, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, October 29, 2019, surrounded by his family. John was born May 5, 1969, in Newport, Rhode Island, to John S.C. Peckham and Cynthia …

Jeanne E. Welsh Palys, Tiverton

Stephen I. Lipman, 78, summered in Little Compton

Tiverton girls soccer wins battle of unbeatens

TIVERTON — The Tiverton Tigers girls’ varsity soccer team held on to their undefeated record this past Wednesday, October 23, as they defeated the Classical High School Purples 2-1 on Senior …

Tiverton field hockey wins regular season finale in OT

Tiverton police investigating ugly high school soccer brawl

Tiverton football starts fast but falls to N. Smithfield

Gallery: EPHS girls' soccer vs. Moses Brown

Legal Notices
Tiverton Legal Notices – Oct. 24, 2019 These Legal Notices were published in the Oct. 24 edition of the Sakonnet Times.

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