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2008-06-20 15:00:34

AUGUSTA - Girl Scouts of Maine hosted the 2008 Girl Scout Silver and Gold Award Ceremony at Jewett Hall Auditorium, University of Maine in Augusta, on June 7. Local girls who received the Girl Scout Gold Award for their community service projects include Melanie Arsenault of Oxford, Samantha Rivers of Norway and Lacey Coore of South Paris. "This annual award ceremony recognizes a girl's accomplishments and commitment to excellence as she develops the skills and values required to meet the...


Word of the Day
Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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