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This Week’s Radio Drama: Adventure, Horror, Comedy, Westerns and More

This Week’s Radio Drama: Adventure, Horror, Comedy, Westerns and More

The cast of radio’s “Gunsmoke” includes, from left, Howard McNear as Doc, William Conrad as Matt Dillon, Georgia Ellis as Kitty and Parley Baer as Chester. Gunsmoke is heard Saturday nights at 10 p.m., with an encore performance at 1 a.m. (File photograph.) Sunday, Nov. 25 Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: “False Alarm Matter;” Box 13:

Gildersleeve Learns A Lesson During American Education Week

Willard Waterman took on the role as the water commissioner from Summerfield during the radio series’ 1950 season. On Wednesday night’s Great Gildersleeve, it’s American Education Week, but it’s Throckmorton P. Gildersleeve who learns a lesson. Gildersleeve, played by Willard Waterman, becomes smitten with nephew Leroy’s teacher, Miss Grace Tuttle, played by Mary Shipp. Laughter

Crash Pushes Andover School Bus Across Street; No Reports of Injuries

An Andover School bus blocks both lanes of traffic after being struck and pushed by a minivan. (Courtesy photograph.) Update: Information originally used to compile this report came from Andover Public Schools and was later corrected in a statement by Andover Police. No injuries were reported when an Andover school bus was sideswiped by a

Andover Police Arrest 2 Haverhill Teens Among 5 Accused in Car Breaks

Andover Police arrested five teenagers believed to have broken into automobiles. (Courtesy photograph.) Two Haverhill teenagers are among five people accused of breaking into automobiles Friday, around noon, in Andover. Andover Police Department arrested two unnamed young men, 16- and 17-years-old, from Haverhill, along with three Lawrence teens. They were all charged with breaking and

DiZoglio Moves Up to State Senate; Vargas Plans for First Full-Term in House

State Rep. Andy X. Vargas with Haverhill City Councilor Mary Ellen Daly O’Brien last night in downtown Haverhill. (WHAV News photograph.) There’s a significant change within Haverhill’s statehouse delegation as state Rep. Diana DiZoglio becomes the district’s senator come January. DiZoglio succeeds three-term state Sen. Kathleen O’Connor Ives, who chose not to seek re-election. The